KICK-OFF: Why is football so prevalent in Sikkim?

The Himalayan foothills host a passionate group of people, lively and on the move at all times. One thing that an amazing number of North-Eastern people hold dear is the game of football, spending most of their evenings either playing or watching a game. The magnificence of Gangtok’s footballing arena cannot escape one’s eyes. Palzor … Continue reading KICK-OFF: Why is football so prevalent in Sikkim?

OVERCOMING PROCRASTINATION FOR A MENTALLY SOUND STATE

You’re supposed to leave for work in five minutes but you can’t because you’re unable to find the goddamned stapler. How do you staple the papers you just finished working on? What’s up with all the rush? It’s because the work was assigned three weeks ago by the boss and you pulled an all-nighter as … Continue reading OVERCOMING PROCRASTINATION FOR A MENTALLY SOUND STATE

HOMEMADE ROCKSTARS OF DENZONG: HOW HAS WESTERN MUSIC SHAPED SIKKIM INTO A MINI-AMERICA?

Western music has emphatically influenced folks of North-east through the years. However, each passing decade brings about a new wave of musicians and genres. This article, if goes in accordance with my intentions, will take you in a headbanging journey to the times when our grandfathers were jamming to the “Abba”, and humming to Bob … Continue reading HOMEMADE ROCKSTARS OF DENZONG: HOW HAS WESTERN MUSIC SHAPED SIKKIM INTO A MINI-AMERICA?

What Drives The Start-up Machine- Rewaj Chettri

For our first blog post, we’ve had the opportunity to interview one of the rising entrepreneurs of Sikkim. The CEO at Sikkim Ventures, sikkim.info and NE Taxi-a revolutionary app that offers brilliant taxi service to all of North East, Mr. Rewaj Chettri. NE Taxi is the most well-known because only experienced, fully licensed drivers are … Continue reading What Drives The Start-up Machine- Rewaj Chettri