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OAG launches DrukLaws app to provide easy access 2020-10-23 07:11:37The legal fraternity, law students and the general public will have easy access to the national laws, rules and regulations, international instru

TCB expects fewer tourists opting for ‘group travel’ 2020-10-23 06:57:53Post-COVID, the global tourism and travel industry anticipates a sea of change including the way people travel. And in Bhutan too, one of the changes

COVID-19 waste managed safely, according to MoH 2020-10-23 06:50:06Infectious hospital wastes are generally segregated, disinfected and heated at boiling temperature before being dumped at waste disposal sites. Howeve

Two men sentenced to three years and six 2020-10-23 05:56:19The Bumthang District Court, yesterday, sentenced two men to three years and six months in prison for killing three musk deer in Wangchuck Centennial

ECB announces six more bye-elections for Local Government 2020-10-23 05:56:04Along with the bye-election of Chhoekhor_Tang Costitiunecy, the Election Commission of Bhutan will be conducting six more bye-elections for the local

BFF bans the owner of the Druk Stars 2020-10-23 05:54:01The owner of the Druk Stars Football Club has been banned from football for seven years. He was found involved and guilty in an alleged match-fixing i

Ap Chundu Soelkha 2020-10-23 05:33:42In line with the health protocol amid the pandemic, 'Ap Chundu Soelkha'- an annual event in Haa is marked with a handful of devotees, this year. Acc

Critical skills training to keep local youths engaged, 2020-10-23 05:25:22With travels restricted and tourism sector at its lowest due to the pandemic, many have lost jobs and remain idle at home. However, the Labour Ministr

Mass cultivation of Indian hybrid chilli, Pema Gatshel 2020-10-23 05:23:45If there is anything good from the pandemic, it's the lesson to be self-sufficient. The situation has now become conducive to reflect on the food sys

The government receives Nu 85 M as grant 2020-10-22 06:35:43To strengthen the waste collection system for an integrated approach to waste management in the country, the government received a grant of Nu 85 M fr

Business community helps in building a proper hostel 2020-10-21 07:53:10Those working as loaders in Samdrup Jongkhar town now have a proper hostel. The district's COVID-19 Taskforce constructed a hostel for them with

U-18 Sudeva FC in India appoints Ugyen Dorji 2020-10-21 07:40:35After Chencho Dorji, the current head coach of Sudeva FC in India, Ugyen Dorji has now become the second Bhutanese coach to be hired by an internation


Agencies strategise to help orange export New! 2020-10-24 04:55:14For the first time, after more than three decades of citrus business, Santa Bir Tamang is struggling to find buyers. Usually, the farmer from Kana gew

Education ministry announces school reopening dates New! 2020-10-24 04:54:26Schools for Classes PP to VIII will reopen for the academic session in February next year,  the education ministry announced yesterday. 

Credit guarantee scheme opens for applications New! 2020-10-24 04:54:02All Bhutanese desiring to start new businesses or upgrade existing projects can now apply for loans under the National Credit Guarantee Scheme (NCGS),

Shifting transhipment spot to Sorchen increases costs New! 2020-10-24 04:53:36The transhipment facility for goods exiting and entering Phuentsholing has shifted to Sorchen yesterday.  Sorchen is 17kms towards Thimphu fro

When sports succumb to greed New! 2020-10-24 04:52:56Sports stole the limelight this week both for good and bad reasons.  We saw an Indian football club appoint a Bhutanese as their U-18 coach ma

Institutional obstruction to fight corruption New! 2020-10-24 04:52:16The news of “no uniformity in the treatment of corruption cases” by the institutions is worrisome and impedes the path to a corruption-fre

Bhutan celebrates UN’s 75th year  New! 2020-10-24 04:51:14Bhutan will observe the 75th anniversary of the United Nations Day today.    The diamond jubilee celebrations for the internati

Snow leopard in Bhutan under very high risk New! 2020-10-24 04:50:43The threat to snow leopard (Panthera uncia) in Bhutan is ‘very high’, with threats to population and habitat ranked as ‘high’

Bhutan’s response to Covid-19: Challenges and opportunities for New! 2020-10-24 04:49:20The remarkable success of Bhutan’s fight against the pandemic can be summed up in one sentence: Not a single life has been lost to Covid-19 so f

The call for the future we want and New! 2020-10-24 04:48:51Seventy five years ago, there was a call for a world united in the pursuit of peace and progress. Rising from the ashes of the second World War, there

Shetikhari stream flooding remains a threat to those New! 2020-10-24 04:48:18Almost two years since dredging and surface collection began along Shetikhari stream in Gelephu gewog, those living nearby were left exposed to the th

Phaithang begins vegetable production New! 2020-10-24 04:47:28The Farm Machinery Corporation Ltd.’s (FMCL) vegetable project in Phaithang, Trongsa is venturing into mass vegetable production this winter.&nb

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