Union minister of health and family welfare Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday shared the list of these states and UTs, congratulating the state governments and the UT administrations, particularly the health workers there, on the achievement.
Published on Sep 12, 2021 09:02 PM IST
Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Sikkim relaxes Covid-19 travel restrictions and throws open Yumthang Valley in Lachung for tourists
Updated on Aug 18, 2021 08:21 PM IST
PTI | , Gangtok
- Sikkim revised its guideline on Thursday allowing entry for partially vaccinated individuals if at least one member of their family has been fully vaccinated as well as unvaccinated children accompanied by vaccinated parents, if they produce a negative RT-PCR test result
Updated on Jul 09, 2021 11:38 AM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Updated on Jul 05, 2021 10:36 AM IST
The operation continued for quite a few hours near Lachung, Sikkim.
Published on Jan 11, 2021 09:58 AM IST
The IAF chief, in his maiden visit to Arunachal Pradesh, called on Governor Brig (Retd) B D Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu and discussed issues pertaining to the national security, recruitment of the state’s youth into the force and the IAF’s humanitarian missions in the state.
Updated on Jan 06, 2021 10:40 PM IST
Itanagar | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Gupt said the annular solar eclipse on June 10 will not be visible in India, and in this event, the moon will come between the sun and earth, leading to the sun getting covered 94.3 per cent and being seen as a ‘ring of fire’.
Published on Dec 28, 2020 11:48 AM IST
Indore | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
The tourism sector suffered losses to the tune of Rs 600 crore this year due to the pandemic, Sikkim Tourism Development Corporation (STDC) chairman Lukendra Rasaily said.
Updated on Dec 27, 2020 07:40 PM IST
Gangtok, Sikkim | By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
In the wake of the pandemic, the state government has suggested to cut down on the festivities, which are attended by thousands every year.
Published on Dec 14, 2020 05:38 PM IST
Gangtok | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
Travel Thursday: As Milind Soman goes trekking on Sandakphu, here are 3 attractions of West Bengal’s highest peak
While Sandakphu might not be a famous tourist destination, it is the highest point of the Singalila Ridge in Darjeeling and Milind Soman’s trek on West Bengal’s highest peak got us curious to check out these 3 attractions on our next trip to the West Bengal-Nepal border
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 01:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Zarafshan Shiraz
While Hindustan Times has already reported the PLA’s force accretion in East Ladakh, something that reduces the chances of the status quo ante being restored at friction points, Indian military commanders are concerned about the build-up across the LAC, from Kaurik Pass in Himachal Pradesh to Fish Tail I and II in Arunachal Pradesh.
Updated on Nov 20, 2020 07:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
Overall GST collections that saw their positive growth (this financial year) of 4% in September, after having plunged by 72% in March, posted a year-on-year growth of over 10% in October, when they crossed ₹1.05 lakh crore.
Updated on Nov 08, 2020 04:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
Twenty Indian soldiers laid down their lives while valiantly fighting a group of Chinese troops in the Galwan valley in eastern Ladakh on June 15, an incident that had significantly escalated the border tension between the two countries.
Published on Oct 25, 2020 11:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
Even after seven rounds of military level talks between the India and China, the disengagement and de-escalation process in the tense Ladakh region has not moved forward. The commanders are expected to meet for the eighth round of talks next week.
Updated on Oct 25, 2020 10:58 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
Rajnath Singh is visiting Sikkim to boost the morale of Indian troops deployed against China’s People’s Liberation Army at the border. India and China are engaged in a border standoff since April-May this year.
Updated on Oct 25, 2020 07:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
News agency ANI reported that Singh will visit Sikkim on October 23-24 and also inaugurate a number of road projects and strategic bridges built for easy movement of troops and common citizens to border areas.
Updated on Oct 22, 2020 06:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
As per the defence sources, the Defence Minister is likely to visit Sikkim on October 23-24 and also inaugurate a number of road projects and strategic bridges built for easy movement of troops and common citizens to border areas.
Updated on Oct 21, 2020 03:18 PM IST
New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Deepali Sharma
The schools will reopen for classes 9-12 in these states after remaining shut for over six months due to Covid-19.
Updated on Oct 19, 2020 04:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
The highest number of deaths were recorded on October 11 and October 16 with 918 and 895 fatalities respectively.
Updated on Oct 17, 2020 11:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
Bhim Thatal, a nodal officer of the education department’s public relations and publicity wing, said on Thursday that winter holidays will be done away with completely this year, and classes will be held six days a week, with Saturday being a half day.
Published on Oct 16, 2020 01:18 PM IST
Gangtok | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
The Lepchas are against upsetting the ecological balance of the region and any changes to their holy land.
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 01:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Siliguri | By Pramod Giri | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
On October 1, the Sikkim government decided to reopen its border with West Bengal for unrestricted vehicle movement and lifted the odd-even road rationing for public vehicles.
Updated on Oct 10, 2020 06:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kaleem Ullah Fasihi
Sikkim-based international traders said the Covid-19 pandemic and simmering tension between the two counties at several points along the international border, including Naku La in North Sikkim, may make it impossible to resume trade this year even if international flights and movement of people between the two nations are allowed
Published on Oct 04, 2020 05:11 PM IST
Stressing on the need for peace in the once strife-torn region in order to promote tourism and investment, the Union home minister said since 2014 steps taken by the Centre have helped replace violence with development.
Updated on Sep 27, 2020 08:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Utpal Parashar | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
Repair work has to be suspended because a portion of NH-10 between Sethi Jhora and Birik Dara is still inundated, officials said
Published on Sep 23, 2020 03:40 PM IST
Tourism centres and hotels in Darjeeling and Kalimpong hills have already opened.
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 01:50 PM IST
Covid-19 update: Some states are still recording significantly lower deaths due to Covid-19, indicating that the virus outbreak has still not reached every part of the country.
Updated on Sep 20, 2020 11:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
Chandigarh tied with the eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Sikkim and Tripura at the 29th position in the Business Reform Action Plan rankings for 2019
Updated on Sep 12, 2020 09:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
Every year more than 10 lakh tourists visit Sikkim and the North Bengal hills that include Darjeeling and Kalimpong.
Published on Sep 09, 2020 08:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Pramod Giri
A lesson in hitting back at your adversaries on the India-China border, but with a smile on your face
Updated on Sep 06, 2020 11:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Col PS Sangha (Retd)