English | Dzongkha Saturday, November 28, 2015

Improvised device helps farmers sleep

Farmers in Tsirang are no longer required to remain awake throughout the night guarding their crops, thanks to an improvised device that is helping keep the wild animals away from their fields.
Farmers lose a substantial amount of their harvest to wild animals every year. To protect their crop, they build raised platforms in the middle […]

Shoes for the needy

The temporary staff of the Thimphu Thromde (City Corporation) and their children living in Chang-ge-daphu in Thimphu got a pleasant surprise today. They received 212 pairs of footwear, courtesy of Shoe Vival, a private enterprise which refurbishes and restores old shoes.
The shoes were collected during a campaign launched by the enterprise last month. They were […]

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