Fest time again for hill schools

http://www.telegraphindia.com Kalimpong, April 17: Saptashri Gyanpeeth is doing the spadework to prepare the field for young talents to bloom. The occasion, of course, is the annual festival presented jointly by the nine ICSE/ISC schools of the town. Crossroads Fest, which is in its fifth edition, will be hosted by Saptashri on April 20 and 21. …

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Survey to link Sikkim by train

http://www.telegraphindia.com VIVEK CHHETRI Darjeeling, April 13: The Indian Railways is conducting a survey on the possibility of laying rail tracks from Sevoke to Rangpo in Sikkim. Experts say a positive report could pave the way for train services to the Himalayan state. Mainly goods trains are expected to run on the broad gauge line, which …

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Lab boost to bloom blueprint

http://www.telegraphindia.com Kalimpong, April 11: A tissue culture laboratory and seedlings from The Netherlands could power the future growth of the floriculture industry here. The lab was inaugurated today at the regional research station of Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya here. The possibility of sourcing seedlings from the Netherlands, on the other hand, will be discussed at …

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