English | Dzongkha Friday, February 22, 2019

Three scout leaders recognised for their service

Three national scout leaders received their first ever gold, silver and bronze medal at the 5th National Scouts Day celebration in Trongsa today. The medal is awarded in recognition of their active service to the scouting movement in the country.

Documentary on Bhutan’s democratic journey

A documentary on Bhutan’s democratic journey, ‘Bhutan’s Democracy: A Decade On’ was launched in Thimphu yesterday. The 39 minutes documentary is produced by the Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy (BCMD).

Transport United FC loses to Colombo FC in AFC Cup pre qualifiers

Transport United FC lost their first leg of the preliminary stage of the AFC CUP 2019 as they were thrashed 7-1 by Sri Lanka’s Colombo FC yesterday.

Moenlam chhenmo in Trashi Yangtse concludes

The 15th annual Moenlam Chhenmo in Trashi Yangtse presided over by Gyalse Trulku Jigme Tenzin Wangpo concluded today.

Three accused turn approvers in alleged Trongsa land scam

Three accused in the alleged Trongsa land scam case turned approvers during the two-day witness hearing in the district court, which ended yesterday..

Need for social media literacy?

Social media has become part of our lives with a growing number of people using the medium in the country. However, experts say there is a lack of social media literacy which often leads to issues related to irresponsible and inappropriate use.

Government to digitalize services in every office

Internet charges in Bhutan are higher compared to other countries. And with the government’s flagship programme to digitalize services in every office, it might further increase the internet cost.

Mountain Hazelnuts to carry out large-scale grafting to increase production

Mountain Hazelnuts will be carrying out a large-scale grafting programme to increase the nut production by giving the orchards full complement of pollinizer varieties. The company is training about 150 field staff to conduct the grafting program in the country.

Education Ministry to introduce TVET as fourth stream in Class XI from 2020

From 2020, the education ministry will be introducing technical and vocational education and training (TVET) as the fourth stream in Class XI and XII.

Taxis to provide free rides on first day of 5th Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition

Residents in Samdrup Jongkhar can look forward to free rides on the first day of the 5th Royal Bhutan Flower exhibition, which will start on February 21 coinciding with His Majesty The King’s birthday.

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