Pictures – Rotary’s Walkathon – May 2007

Here are some pictures from the Walkathon organized by the Rotary Club of Kalimpong on May 5th 2007. The 'Walk To Share' started at Mela Ground and ended 15 km later at Halpu Ground, Bermiok division of the Munsong cinchona plantation. Most of the participants were school students. Here is the link to the news …

Continue reading Pictures – Rotary’s Walkathon – May 2007

Advertisements

Mom hits streets for Idol dream

Prashant’s sister Archana and mother Indira (centre) at the rally. Picture by Chinlop Fudong Lepcha http://www.telegraphindia.comKalimpong, June 14: A massive rally in support of Indian Idol contestant Prashant Tamang wound its way through the streets of this hill town today with his mother Indira and elder sister Archana in tow. Braving a light shower, Prashant’s …

Continue reading Mom hits streets for Idol dream

Hill town to figure on IT map – Region good for BPO industry: Minister

http://www.telegraphindia.comDebesh Das (right) with bursar David Foning and Tapan Kumar Pradhan, Director Saptashree Gyanpeeth in Kalimpong on Wednesday. Picture by Chinlop Fudong LepchaKalimpong, June 13: It is too early to say, but the hill town could well be an IT hub of the country if the wishes of a private trust come true.Bengal IT minister …

Continue reading Hill town to figure on IT map – Region good for BPO industry: Minister

Traders protest war losses- Chinese promise to look into Rs 20-cr compensation cry

http://www.telegraphindia.com Gangtok, June 11: It may be only a small step, but it has brought hope to second generation Nathu-la traders. Sikkimese businessmen have sought Rs 20 crore as compensation from China for losses suffered by them after trading through the 14,400-ft border outpost was stopped in 1962 following the Chinese aggression. The Chinese have …

Continue reading Traders protest war losses- Chinese promise to look into Rs 20-cr compensation cry