English | Dzongkha Monday, October 23, 2017

Organic veggies on platter for students of Daga Central School next year

Come 2018 and students of Daga Central School in Dagana will get to consume various organic vegetables that are grown in their locality. The school management recently signed an agreement to procure vegetables from a Farmers group of Tseza Gewog.

More shopkeepers registered with BoB for QR Code facility

An overwhelming number of shopkeepers have registered with the Bank of Bhutan (BoB) Quick Response or QR code facility. First of its kind, the “Scan to Pay” was launched last month to make payments seamless and easy.

Thimphu to get its first private artificial turf ground

Thimphu will get another artificial football turf ground soon.The ground is a part of a sports complex being constructed on a five-acre land in Serbithang, about one and a half kilometres away from the Babesa zero point.  

RUB to offer PhD in Anthropology by 2020

The Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) is planning to offer its first doctoral programme in Anthropology by 2020. The doctoral course will be offered by the College of Language and Culture Studies (CLCS) in Trongsa.

Former Phuentshogling Thrompon charged with deception

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has booked the former Phuentshogling Thrompon on two counts of deceptive practices.

Man accused of raping, impregnating 14-year-old girl

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has charged a 47-year-old man with a second degree felony for raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl student.

Trongsa dzong renovation works to complete before deadline

The ongoing renovation works at the Trongsa Dzong is expected to complete ahead of schedule. About 80 per cent of the renovation work has already been completed.

Farmers in east trained on vegetable seed production

For sustainable production of seeds, 20 farmers from six eastern districts attended three-day long training on vegetable seed production in Monggar recently. It is to make vegetable seeds easily available in the eastern region and also encourage farmers to earn higher returns.

Artificial turf ground for Samdrup Jongkhar

Samdrup Jongkhar will have an artificial turf football ground by the end of this month. The laying of the artificial turn at the dzongkhag’s football ground is going on in full swing.

Dorokha farmers learn Zhungdra, Boedra for first time

It has been over a month since people in Dorokha Drungkhag in Samtse have been rehearsing traditional dances to be performed during the consecration ceremony of their much awaited Gatsheling Lhakhang next month. As part of rehearsals, villagers are learning Zhungdra and Boedra dance moves which never crossed their minds before.

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