Sikkim – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com Assam Northeast India News Live, Latest Sports, Cinema, Business & Politics News Fri, 03 Jan 2020 21:12:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 https://thenewsmill.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/cropped-TNM-white-100x100.png Sikkim – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com 32 32 Meghalaya, Assam, Sikkim to get 89 electric vehicle charging stations https://thenewsmill.com/meghalaya-assam-sikkim-to-get-89-electric-vehicle-charging-stations/ Fri, 03 Jan 2020 21:12:48 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=20701

Meghalaya, Assam and Sikkim may soon get 89 electric vehicle charging stations under the phase two of the FAME India (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India) scheme. In a move expected to give a fillip to environmentally clean road transport, the Department of Heavy Industries has sanctioned 2,636 charging stations across the […]

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Sikkim forum against CAA demands ILP in state https://thenewsmill.com/sikkim-forum-against-caa-demands-ilp-in-state/ Sun, 22 Dec 2019 18:44:11 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=20527

Members of the newly formed Sikkim Against Citizenship Amendment Act (SACAA) on December 22 demanded the implementation of Inner Line Permit (ILP) system in the state stating that they will not accept the provisions of the CAA. “Government should have called all the stakeholders, but in the absence of any such happening, Sikkim Against CAA […]

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Sikkim, Arunachal CMs discuss tourism promotion https://thenewsmill.com/sikkim-arunachal-cms-discuss-tourism-promotion/ Tue, 03 Dec 2019 08:11:35 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19958

Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang Golay on Monday called on his Arunachal Pradesh counterpart Pema Khandu and discussed on tourism prospects in both the mountainous states. Tamang was accompanied by Power Minister MN Sherpa, Principal Secretary Tenzing Gelek among others. Both sides had discussions on tourism prospects in Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh agreeing on […]

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12 Northeast MPs seek region be exempt from Citizenship Bill https://thenewsmill.com/12-northeast-mps-seek-region-be-exempt-from-citizenship-bill/ Sat, 30 Nov 2019 08:29:10 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19905

Twelve parliamentarians from 8 Northeast states on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking to exempt the region from the proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019. The letter comes on the eve of the consultative meeting on the bill, which seeks to remove hurdles in the way of eligible migrants from six minority groups from […]

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Home Minister calls meet on Citizenship Amendment Bill https://thenewsmill.com/home-minister-calls-meet-on-citizenship-amendment-bill/ Fri, 29 Nov 2019 06:13:51 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19878

Union home Minister Amit Shah has called a meeting on November 29 to discuss with the civil society and political parties the proposed draft Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), which has been a bone of contention with the opposition parties and some northeastern states. The invite sent to various organisations says, “consultation meeting on the proposed […]

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24 heroes felicitated at 1st Northeast Unsung Heroes Awards https://thenewsmill.com/24-heroes-felicitated-at-1st-northeast-unsung-heroes-awards/ Tue, 19 Nov 2019 05:10:38 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19762

The maiden edition of the Northeast Unsung Heroes Red Carpet Social Awards 2019 celebrated the contributions of 24 unsung heroes from across the eight Northeast states at a gala award ceremony in Mumbai on November 15. The award ceremony 1st Northeast Unsung Heroes Red Carpet Social Awards 2019 held in Mumbai in the presence of […]

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NESO launches protests against Citizenship Bill across Northeast https://thenewsmill.com/neso-launches-protests-against-citizenship-bill-across-northeast/ Mon, 18 Nov 2019 11:01:35 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19739

The North East Students’ Organisation (NESO) – an umbrella organisation of eight student bodies of the Northeast region – on November 18 held protest marches against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill across all the states in the region. The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill will be tabled in the winter session of the parliament which started from […]

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Mizo player scores brace as Mohammedan Sporting wins Sikkim Governor’s Gold Cup https://thenewsmill.com/mizo-player-scores-brace-as-mohammedan-sporting-wins-sikkim-governors-gold-cup/ Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:52:39 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19642

Mohammedan Sporting Club edged past Sikkim Himalayan FC 2-1 to claim the 39th Sikkim Governor’s Gold Cup at the Paljor Stadium at Gangtok on November 12. Mizoram player Vanlalbiaa Chhangte scored a brace at 4th and at 79th minute to help his side for the victory. Sikkim Himalayan FC equalized through Eugene Nimaco at the […]

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CM PS Golay, 2 others sworn-in as members of Sikkim Assembly https://thenewsmill.com/cm-ps-golay-2-others-sworn-in-as-members-of-sikkim-assembly/ Mon, 04 Nov 2019 14:32:43 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19538

The atmosphere of uncertainty in Sikkim came to a halt with PS Tamang, better known as PS Golay, swearing-in as member of the state assembly in Gangtok on November 4. Golay won the recently-held by-elections. He took over as the chief minister of Sikkim in May this year after he was declared leader of Sikkim […]

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At Bengaluru FC, it’s my responsibility to lead by example: Sunil Chhetri https://thenewsmill.com/at-bengaluru-fc-its-my-responsibility-to-lead-by-example-sunil-chhetri/ Mon, 14 Oct 2019 05:08:28 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19021

Bengaluru FC and success travel in the same compartment. Since their launch in 2013, Bengaluru FC has won at least one trophy every season and has laid their hands on every domestic trophy they have fought for. Since their entry in the Hero Indian Super League two seasons ago, they have set high standards too. […]

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