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Stage set for Sikkim Assembly poll on Thursday

 The polling will be held from 7 am to 5 pm at 567 polling stations spread over four districts in Sikkim.

Apr 10, 2019, 23:17 PM IST

BJP blames SKM for backing out from a pre-poll alliance in Sikkim

Elections to the 32 Assembly seat as well as the sole Lok Sabha constituency in Sikkim will be held simultaneously on April 11.

Apr 08, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Sikkim Assembly polls: Sikkim will be first state free of kutcha houses, says Pawan Chamling

Chamling was addressing people at Rorathang on day five of his of the 10-day long Sikkim Vijay Sankalp Rally. People from Rhenock, Chujachen and Gnathang Machong joined the event.
 

Apr 08, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

Sikkim Lok Sabha constituency of Sikkim: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Sikkim Lok Sabha constituency of Sikkim.

Apr 03, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Sikkim Lok Sabha Constituency

Sikkim participated in India's first general elections in 1977.

Apr 01, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Prithvi Shaw's 71 against Goa helps Mumbai maintain winning streak

Mumbai rode on Shaw's blazing 71 off just 47 balls to reach the target of 140 with 10 balls to spare.

Feb 25, 2019, 22:54 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Jan 18, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

Morning Breaking: AN-32 transport aircraft lands in strategically-important airfield in Sikkim

AN-32 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force has carried out a successful landing at Sikkim's Pakyong, one of the highest airfields in the country.

Jan 18, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

IAF's AN-32 transport aircraft lands in strategically important Sikkim's Pakyong airfield

The military aircraft landed at the airport, located around 60 km from the India-China border, on Wednesday. 

Jan 17, 2019, 21:22 PM IST

Tiger caught on camera for the first time in Sikkim

According to officials of the forest department, this is the first time that a tiger has been captured on camera in the state.

Jan 10, 2019, 11:46 AM IST

Indian Army rescues 150 tourists stranded in Sikkim's heavy snowfall within two hours

Army jawans launched rescue operations and reached out to all stranded persons. 

Jan 10, 2019, 05:45 AM IST

Bhaichung Bhutia to lead day-long protest at Jantar Mantar against Sikkim govt

Bhutia, the vice president of Hamro Sikkim Party, will be leading a 20-member delegation of HSP leaders.

Jan 06, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

5W1H: Army rescues 2500 people stuck in Nathu La, Sikkim

The Indian Army has rescued around 2,500 tourists who were stuck near the India-China border in Sikkim's Nathula Pass due to heavy snowfall. The jawans have vacated their barracks to accommodate the stranded tourists.

Dec 29, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

Indian Army rescues 2,500 people stuck due to heavy snowfall near Nathula in Sikkim

They were provided with food, shelter and medical care on Friday night.

Dec 29, 2018, 08:35 AM IST

Andhra, Odisha, Sikkim, Arunachal polls likely to be held with Lok Sabha 2019 elections: EC sources

The terms of the four assemblies will end in May and June 2019. 

Dec 04, 2018, 07:24 AM IST

SC collegium recommends elevation of 4 judges for Calcutta, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Guwahati high courts

The Supreme Court Collegium on Friday recommended Justice DK Gupta for the post of Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court.

Oct 12, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

India has hit a century: PM Narendra Modi after inaugurating Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong

Sikkim's Pakyong Airport is also one of the five highest airports in India.

Sep 24, 2018, 17:12 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Sikkim airport on September 23

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Sikkim on September 23 to inaugurate the state's first airport at Pakyong, a senior official has said.

Sep 15, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

Sikkim will decriminalise drug use: CM Pawan Chamling

"The laws to punish drug peddlers will be made more severe and stringent but drug consumption will not be treated as an offence but rather an illness which needs treatment or therapy," Chamling said.

Aug 09, 2018, 18:28 PM IST

Lessons from the Northeast should help bring peace to Jammu and Kashmir

The muscular approach of 2015 has been followed by confidence building in the Northeast, and this could be a viable option to be replicated in Jammu and Kashmir and the LWE-affected states.

Jul 20, 2018, 14:53 PM IST