6 min read Rohonit Hang shares his views on how letting in BJP will be toxic for Sikkim.

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3 min read This folk story might be different than the one you have heard/read. It is a mere collection of all the folk stories about the two river spirts: Rongeet and Rongnyu.

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6 min read This work of fiction is based on the 1986 Gorkhaland Agitation led by the Gorkhaland National Democratic Front (GNLF) Supremo, The Mahamahim, The Raja of the Hills, Late Mr. Subhas Ghising in the enchanting land of thunderbolts, Dorje-ling or as we like to call in now, Darjeeling. The agitation took a violent turn in the mid ’86. This short story finds its setting in such a background of a local tea estate of the name Tukvar which constituted a fundamental population of GNLF supporters during this agitation,

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20 min read Prologue It has been two hours, the wheels roll on the dusty asphalt road while silence sits with the three riders. The car shines deep blue. It is two weeks old, a Volkswagen. Noah is seated at the back, he can smell the fresh leather. His brother hasn’t removed the plastic from the seat. It Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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3 min read By Wangchuk Bhutia It was early afternoon and the sky was confused whether it was winter,  summer or the monsoons. I  strolled up and down Kalimpong’s  Main Road three times and an unfamiliar feeling that I managed to recognize at once struck me heavily, bluntly; it stabbed me and it cloaked me. It was this Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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3 min read Holy Grail of Packaging – Biodegradable/Organic Packaging Or is it? PREFACE Volumes have been spoken about the menace of plastic packaging and how it is harming both us and the environment. Plastic waste is recognized as one of the most troublesome categories of waste, and disposal of plastic waste has been blamed for shortening the Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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3 min read Good things travel slowly. Bad things have their wings spread as far as our eyes can see. This article does not point out the victims or the ones who have committed this crime. This article should point out to each and every one of you who knows how shameful and disgusting this topic has become Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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3 min read The year of 2018, so far, has seen the demise of a very important figure in the field of Art and Literature in the Indian Nepali community. 6th March 2018 saw Indra Bahadur Rai, one of the most prominent writers in Nepali Literature pass away at the age of 91. The only way I came Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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2 min read I look back a little embarrassed and sad at a certain event at school in 9th Grade. Someone had presented the teacher’s desk with a sanitary napkin. Covered in spotless white plastic, clean, the pad was curiously turned over, poked at. Some certain classmates thought it was the funniest thing to have ever occurred and Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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3 min read PART OF THE FEMALE PITY PARTY? One fine evening as I struggled to hail any means of transport to get back home, suddenly an auto screeched to stop in front of me. After one triumphant air fist bump,  I directed my attention to the driver. The icing on my victory cake was a lady driver. Continue reading “https://redendron.com/wp-content/themes/gridd”

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