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A new shelter for animals in Serbithang

Jangsa Animal Shelter-Serbithang,

Jangsa Animal Trust Fund inaugurated an animal shelter in Serbithang in Thimphu, today. This provides shelter to stray animals and those released from tsethar.

19-year-old woman gang raped in Thimphu

A 19-year-old woman was gang raped on Wednesday, during the night of Vishwakarma Puja in Thai Temple area in Thimphu. The incident took place at around 10:30 pm.

Swollen river impedes rescue works

Swollen river impedes rescue works- Paro

Rescue operations to save a Bolero vehicle with a BG number, which had skid off road into the river near Chhuzom, was abandoned because of harsh weather conditions.

Chief Justice attends passing out parade of DeSuups

Chief Justice attends passing out parade of DeSuups

The Chief Justice, Sonam Tobgye, attended the passing out parade of the 13th batch of DeSuung Programme in Wangdue Phodrang Training centre, today.

Woman supposedly manhandled by a Gup and GAO

A 55-year-old woman, working as caretaker at a gewog centre in Paro, was reportedly battered by her superiors. The incident occurred on September 16. The victim was reportedly manhandled by the Administrative officer and the Gup of Naja Gewog.

SJ Initiative begins another project

SJI-new project

The Samdrup Jongkhar Initiative (SJI) is implementing a project called “Climate change mitigation through reduced use of fuel wood and waste management”.

A look inside DeSuups training


A good representation of Parliamentarians and Senior Civil Servants is what the ongoing DeSuup Training programme has. From adjusting to time, respect for others and taking off their titles during the two-week programme, it has been both a challenging path, as well as a rewarding experience for the most.

Distribution of LPG cylinder to be systemised

Distribution of LPG cylinder to be systemised-

The distribution of domestic LPG will be now streamlined through the LPG Consumer Card System.

Tsirang’s local leaders more for retirement benefits than entitlements

Tsirang’s local leaders more for retirement benefits than entitlements-

The discussion for retirement benefits and other entitlements for the local leaders continue as the Local Government Entitlement Bill awaits endorsement. The local leaders of Tsirang are concerned about retirement benefits more than other entitlements.

TA DA becomes a contentious issue among civil servants

TADA- MonggarDzongkhag

Travel Allowance and Daily Subsistence Allowance is one of the most discussed issues among the civil servants, these days.



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