Indian, Chinese soldiers scuffle at Ladakh, Sikkim

New Delhi: Indian and Chinese soldiers were involved in scuffles on two occasions in the last one week along the Line of Actual Control in north Sikkim and Ladakh, defence sources said. They said four Indian and half-a-dozen Chinese soldiers were injured during the confrontation. It took place at Sikkim’s Naku La sector, ahead of […]

Bhaichung Bhutia (File Photo/Facebook)

Citizenship Amendment Bill against Sikkim sentiments: Bhaichung Bhutia

New Delhi: Ace footballer and Hamro Sikkim Party founder and president Bhaichung Bhutia said he is disappointed with the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019. Speaking exclusively to IANS, the sportstar-turned-politician said “I am speaking on behalf of the people of Sikkim that we are very disappointed with the Bill since Sikkim is excluded from the CAB in […]

No new Sikkim MLAs have criminal background: ADR

New Delhi:  None of the winners of the just concluded Sikkim Assembly elections have any serious criminal cases against them, as per their sworn affidavits. “It’s the first time since 2009 that the Sikkim Assembly will have members with no criminal background making laws for the people,” said the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) report […]