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News India » Sikkim: China Shows Off Air Force in Direct Challenge to India Military Power in Asia

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/china-shows-off-air-drills-to-challenge-india-power/ar-BBJqdxD
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

One region, known as Doklam or Donglang, which borders India’s Sikkim State, Chinese Tibet and the Ha Valley of the tiny kingdom of Bhutan, revived hostilities last summer. India argued that Chinese construction near the trilateral border area last ...

News India » Sikkim: Coming Soon: West Bengal - Sikkim Rail project

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2018/feb/21/coming-soon-west-bengal---sikkim-rail-project-1776854.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Presently, Sikkim is connected with rest of India through only National Highway 10 which is prone to frequent landslides and blockades during Gorkhaland agitations that erupt every few years.

News India » Sikkim: India must engage, not confront, China

News channel or source: http://www.rediff.com/news/column/india-must-engage-not-confront-china/20180216.htm
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

IMAGE: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in a brief interaction with Chinese soldiers during her maiden visit to the Nathu La border post in Sikkim, October 9, 2017. Several recent developments have further highlighted the need for India to develop a ...

News India » Sikkim: India reiterates Sikkim Sector of its border with China not finalized

News channel or source: http://www.deccanherald.com/content/658413/india-reiterates-sikkim-sector-its.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

India has reiterated that its border with China in the Sikkim Sector is not finalized and the stretch does come under the purview of the boundary negotiators of the two countries. New Delhi has remained firm on its stand even as Beijing has been insisting ...

News India » Sikkim: India holds major exercise in Arabian Sea, keeps tabs on China’s naval forays

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/india-holds-major-exercise-in-arabian-sea-keeps-tabs-on-chinas-naval-forays/articleshow/63003172.cms
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

India and China, of course, are engaged in some stepped-up shadow-boxing along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) after the rival troops disengaged from 73-day eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation at Doklam near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction six months ago.

News India » Sikkim: Hotstar sees more app downloads than babies born in India per minute

News channel or source: http://www.afaqs.com/news/story/52397_Hotstar-sees-more-app-downloads-than-babies-born-in-India-per-minute
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

followed by Sikkim (7 times) and Assam (6.5 times). While the consumption base for metros would be higher, the significant growth shown my small cities could also be attributed to the single TV household phenomenon and the Digital India push. India ...

News India » Sikkim: Ceasefire violations: India turns right

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/205276/ceasefire-violations-india-turns-right/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The best part of all this annexation is that India displays no remorse on blatant violations of international laws, and instead claims to be the self-proclaimed champion of the third world. The annexation of Sikkim to Union of India was the latest in the ...

News India » Sikkim: Top Adventure Activities In India

News channel or source: https://www.tetongravity.com/story/adventure/top-adventure-activities-in-india
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Some of the best destinations available in India for mountaineering and trekking include Coorg, Maghalaya, Ladakh, Sikkim, Darjeeling and Zanskar. Kayaking and white-water rafting can also be defined as popular activities, where adventure seekers prefer to ...

News India » Sikkim: Vodafone deploys 4,000 data sites across Bengal and Sikkim

News channel or source: https://telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/vodafone-deploys-4000-data-sites-across-bengal-and-sikkim/62849356
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

NEW DELHI: India's second largest telecom operator, Vodafone India, said that it has installed over 4,000 data sites across Bengal and Sikkim to cover 19,000 towns since 2017. The telco, which has over 21 million customers across the circle, has rolled out ...

News India » Sikkim: Has India progressed satisfactorily since independence?

News channel or source: http://www.merinews.com/article/has-india-progressed-satisfactorily-since-independence/15929193.shtml
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The "Green Revolution" which enabled India to transform from a grain importing nation to a grain exporting country was started by Lal Bahadur Shastri and actually doubled farm incomes. Indira Gandhi persuaded Sikkim to join India and liberated Bangladesh ...