English | Dzongkha Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Indian Super League is next says Chencho Gyeltshen

The striker says his next aim is to land a contract with an Indian Super League (ISL) franchise.

‘The Journalist’ newspaper suspends its Managing Editor

A private newspaper, The Journalist, suspended their Managing Editor for a month after the Office of the Media Arbitrator of Election Commission, asked to take action against the editor and a reporter for doing a profile story on a NC candidate.

Traditional houses identified for conservation

The Department of Culture has proposed preservation of traditional houses in the western region. This is part of an ongoing efforts to conserve the country’s cultural heritage sites.

JDWNRH’s ENT department introduces appointment scheduling for patients

Patients visiting Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) department of the National Referral Hospital in Thimphu do not have to wait in long queues to see the doctor. The hospital has introduced an appointment system in the department since 1 March.

Two men acquitted of chorten vandalism

The Lhuentse District Court acquitted two men, aged in their 30s and 40s, of charges of vandalising chorten or stupa at Tsaenkhar Gewog in Lhuentse in 2015.

His Majesty grants audience to undergraduate scholarship recipients

His Majesty The King granted an audience to 154 ex-country undergraduate  scholarship recipients of 2017 yesterday.

Inflation rate slows to below 3% in January

The inflation rate in the country has slowed since August last year. In other words, the prices of goods and services are rising but at a slower pace than usual.

RUB looks forward for collaboration with Harvard University

The Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) is looking at collaboration with the Harvard University in areas of research and public policies. This is the first step towards exploring academic exchange opportunities.

Concession agreement halts major construction of KHEL

The main project works of Kholongchhu Hydroelectric Project in Trashi Yangtse will commence once the concession agreement is signed between the Royal Government and Kholongchhu Project Authority.

Man sentenced for raping and impregnating a minor

The Family and Child Court of the Thimphu District Court has sentenced a 47-year-old man to over nine years imprisonment for raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl.

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