Indian Catholic News

First Salesian from Sikkim ordained priest

India: Bishop stephen lepcha of darjeeling-sikkim on feb. 11 ordained deacon stephen biswakarma.


Bhutan crew films Sikkim's first organic festival

India: Sikkim has set for itself the goal of becoming an organic agricultural state by 2015.


Sikkim first state in India with 100 percent sanitation coverage

India: As many as 1,772 schools have been covered under the total sanitation programme.


Sikkim first open defecation-free state

India: Minister hoped that during 2012-13 himachal pradesh would become the second such state along with kerala.


24 killed in Sikkim flash floods

India: Several landslides have blocked the main roads between chungthang and pegong.


Two die in Sikkim landslides

India: The bodies of both the victims have been recovered


Four hydropower projects scrapped in Sikkim

India: The projects have been consistently opposed by the people of lachen and lachung, especially after the september 18..