Tag: Sikkim

Indian Army to set up new battle groups for offensive punch by next year

(This story originally appeared in on Jun 07, 2021) The Army is now firmly on course to create new self-contained fighting units called `integrated battle...

Second time unlucky: New wave of Covid-19 hits the Northeast hard

The eight states of the Northeast, which successfully managed the first wave of Covid-19 last year, are now reeling under the second wave of the...

75m Indians above 60 suffer from chronic disease: Survey | India News

NEW DELHI: About 75 million people above 60 in India suffer from some chronic disease, shows the first part (2017-18) of the world’s largest study...

Focus on early identification of Covid-19 cases, ramp up testing: Centre to NE states | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Friday urged the north eastern states to focus on early identification of Covid-19 cases by ramping up testing along with...

LAC standoff: Disengagement of troops begins in Galwan; PLA removes tents and temporary structure | India News

NEW DELHI: India and China have begun a slight disengagement from the face-off sites in the Galwan Valley and Gogra-Hot Springs areas of eastern Ladakh,...

Northeast India likely to receive widespread rainfall in next 4-5 days: IMD | India News

NEW DELHI: Northeast India is likely to receive widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy rains over the region in next four to five...

No Covid-19 death in Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim so far: Health ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: No Covid-19 death has been reported from Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland and Sikkim so far, and the number of cases in the northeastern region...

Congress leaders speak out over border tension with China | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid reports of Chinese build-up at the border, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Thursday said India should force China back by all...

Rs 190 crore sanctioned for improving healthcare facilities in Northeast: Jitendra Singh | India News

NEW DELHI: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said Rs 190 crore has been sanctioned for augmentation of healthcare facilities in the eight Northeastern states,...

Sizeable number of Chinese troops moved into eastern Ladakh: Rajnath Singh

NEW DELHI: A “sizeable number” of Chinese troops have moved into eastern Ladakh and India too has taken all necessary steps to deal with the...

militaries: India, China bring in heavy equipment and weaponry to their rear bases near eastern Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Indian and Chinese armies were moving in heavy equipment and weaponry including artillery guns and combat vehicles to their rear bases close to...

While entire country enjoying positive rainfall, Darjeeling hills is at deficit

Like almost all other parts of the country, West Bengal is also witnessing a grossly altered positive rainfall pattern during lockdown period. But sandwitched between...