English | Dzongkha Friday, March 27, 2015

Woman detained after her boyfriend was found dead

Tshimasham Police-Woman detained after her boyfriend was found dead

Tshimasham Police in Chhukha have detained a 37-year-old woman from Gaeddu after her boyfriend was found dead. The body of the 49-year-old man was recovered from the steps of a power colony building in Tshimalakha.

Rape accused found hiding in a forest

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The 14-year-old boy, accused of raping a five-year old girl in Samtse, was arrested from a nearby forest in Doomtoed at 10 PM, yesterday. Police said he had gone hiding after a medical examination by the Doomtoed Basic Health Unit confirmed that the five-year-old girl child was raped.

Man sentenced for negligent homicide

Man sentenced for negligent homicide

Dagana District Court sentenced a 29-year-old man to six months in prison for negligent homicide of a 40-year-old man. The offender had laid an arrow trap that killed a 40-year-old man when the deceased accidentally stepped on it. The trap arrow was placed to protect maize form wild animals.

OAG reviewing Bangkok Embassy Case

OAG reviewing Bangkok Embassy Case-

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) is reviewing the Bangkok Embassy Case that involves alleged misuse of millions of funds by the former head of chancery. The case was forwarded to the OAG by the Anti-Corruption Commission, last month.

Man sentenced for involuntary manslaughter

Man sentenced for involuntary manslaughter

Gelegphu Dungkhag court sentenced a 24-year-old man to five years imprisonment for involuntary manslaughter of a 57-year-old man.

Foreign Minister had violated the tender laws: OAG

Foreign Minister had violated the tender laws- OAG.

In its rebuttal statement, the Office of Attorney General (OAG) said the Foreign Minister, Rinzin Dorje’s act of awarding contract illegally, as the then Haa Dzongda, had violated the tender laws. OAG was presenting its rebuttal on Lhakhang Karpo case to the Haa District Court, today.

ACC suspends foreign worker recruitment agency

ACC suspends foreign worker recruitment agency

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) suspended Menjong Foreign Worker Recruitment’s license for allegedly bringing in foreign workers, from across the border, through illegal means.

Foreign Minister contests charges in Lhakhang Karpo case

Foreign Minister contest charges in Lhakhang Karpo case

The Foreign Minister, Rinzin Dorje said the basis under which he was charged did not lead to any violation of laws, rules and regulations. The minister, who has decided not to take a lawyer, was submitting his opening statement to the Haa District Court on Lhakhang Karpo case, today.

Maximum chorten vandalism took place in the East

Maximum chorten vandalism took place in the East

Maximum number of chorten vandalism took place in the Eastern Dzongkhags, particularly Monggar and Trashigang in 2013-14.

Man arrested for Lhakhang burglary

Man arrested for Lhakhang burglary

Bumthang police arrested a 36-year-old man yesterday in connection with burglary at Chukchi Lhakhang in Gyetsha village under Bumthang.

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