Times of India



Darjeeling HMI eyes centre in Sikkim

Troubled by recurring shutdowns and political upheavals in Darjeeling, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute is mulling opening a permanent training centre at Yuksom, West Sikkim, to carry out mountaineering/adventure training activities. HMI principal Devidutta Panda said: “Our base…




Darjeeling’s heritage toy train to stay

  The magnificent grand old Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR), a UNESCO World Heritage property, is here to stay and for long. The Northeast Frontier Railway(NFR) on Friday signed an MoU with Heavy Engineering Corporation Limited…