English | Dzongkha Monday, October 23, 2017

Parties gear up for 2018 elections

With 2018 elections fast approaching, the political parties are busy finalizing candidates and strategizing ways to rope in voters.

ECB looks forward to more women participation in upcoming election

With the third parliamentary elections round the corner, the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) has started its preparations for the electoral process in full roar.

ECB to address barriers facing the disabled during elections

As the 2018 parliamentary elections draw closer, the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) is looking at ways to get more voters to the polls.

142 aspiring NC candidates register with ECB

An overwhelming 142 aspiring National Council (NC) candidates have registered with the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) for the 2018 NC elections till date.

ECB conducts seminar for aspiring NC candidates

The Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) conducted a two day seminar for the aspiring candidates for the National Council elections which will be held next year.

Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party opens its office in Thimphu

Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party (BKP) opened its dzongkhag party office at Taba in Thimphu today. The party office will act as an information centre for the electorates to know about party’s manifesto and ideologies, and other party-related-matters.

ECB rejects registration application of Druk Kuenphen Tshogpa

The Election Commission of Bhutan(ECB) rejected Druk Kuenphen Tshogpa(DKT)’s application to be registered as a political party.

PM should step down or face the law: DNT

Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT), in a press release said that they have started consulting legal experts and lawyers for the next course of action to protect the Constitution regarding the fiscal incentives granted by the government.

Druk Kuenphen Tshogpa, second new party in the offing

Another new political party is in the making. Druk Kuenphen Tshogpa, is the second new emerging political party likely to enter the political scene in the 2018 parliamentary election.

BKP chooses Dasho Neten Zangmo as party president

Dasho Neten Zangmo is Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party’s new president. The former president Sonam Tobgay said he voluntarily resigned in favour of Dasho as the country deserves someone better.
“The country deserves much more than me,” said former party president Sonam Tobgay at a press conference held this morning to announce the appointment of Dasho Neten Zangmo […]

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