English | Dzongkha Thursday, July 19, 2018

Trashigang Dzong renovation complete

The renovation of Trashigang Dzong was completed last month as scheduled. The dzong is over three-and-a-half centuries old.

Escaped detainee arrested

Samtse police arrested a 28-year-old man, an escaped detainee, on Tuesday from Samtse.

People of Goenpawong disappointed with delay in water pump construction

The people of Goenpawong Chiwog under Dechhenling Gewog in Pema Gatsel are disappointed with the delay in installation of a water pump in their chiwog.

Landslide claims three lives

Three men died after they were buried by landslide in Philooma Chiwog of Orong Gewog in Samdrup Jongkhar. The incident happened around 4:20 pm yesterday.

Media council to be established soon

The media houses in the country will soon have a separate body to enhance and promote its professional standards.

Thimphu and Paro receive significantly less rainfall

The western parts of the country, particularly Thimphu and Paro, received less than 10 mm of rainfall only so far this month. This, according to the National Centre for Hydrology and Meteorology (NCHM), is comparatively less compared to the previous year.

PAC conducts hearing on unresolved irregularities from 2010 to 2015

An irregularity of over Nu 816 M reflected in the audit reports of 2010 to 2015 remains unresolved. The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) conducted a public hearing on it yesterday with the ministries and autonomous agencies.

BKP declares two more candidates

26-year-old Damcho Zangmo will represent Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party (BKP) from Khatoed_Laya Constituency in Gasa.

Fourth youth summit underway in RTC

Over 100 students from different schools in the country are gathered at the Royal Thimphu College (RTC) for the 4th Youth Summit themed ‘Dreaming an Ideal Bhutan’.

Oxygen and industrial gas to be produced in the country

Medical oxygen and industrial gas will be produced in the country with the commissioning of the Medical and Industrial Gas Industry in Gelegphu.

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