English | Dzongkha Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Sarpang Court held

The ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Sarpang District Court was held at a place called Sarpang Tar, today.

Gelegphu police finds a body in a toilet

Gelegphu police found a body of a 46-year-old man, of Indian origin, in a toilet of an automobile workshop, last evening.

Thimphu Thromde to submit opening statement on diplomatic enclave case

Thimphu Thromde will be submitting an opening statement on the diplomatic enclave area case, to the Thimphu District Court.

Civil servant sentenced for leaking English exam paper in 2014

Paro District Court sentenced a 38-year-old civil servant, yesterday, to two years compoundable imprisonment for leaking class 12 English paper – II of 2014 Board Examination.

ACC reveals more amount of unauthorised loan enhancement by BDBL official

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) revealed the unauthorised enhancement of loan amount by the alleged Project Officer of Bhutan Development Bank (BDBL) has increased to over Nu 500 M.

OAG drops prosecution against six allegedly involved in Taktse College land acquisition

Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has dropped the prosecution of alleged fraud and conspiracy regarding land acquisition and substitution of the College of Language and Cultural Studies at Taktse in Trongsa.

Court passes verdict on DPT v. Dasho Benji case

Thimphu District Court has asked Druk Phuensum Tshogpa to pay Nu 450,000 to the Special Advisor of the National Environment Commission, Dasho Paljor J Dorji, popularly known as Dasho Benji.

Two fugitives caught

Police arrested two fugitives from Wangkha in Chhukha, yesterday. They had broken out from the Thimphu Detention Centre on December 20 along with three others.

Three fugitives apprehended

(Update): Thimphu police apprehended three fugitives from Taba, yesterday. Two more are still on the run.

Thimphu police on the lookout for five inmates

Thimphu police is on the lookout for five inmates, who broke out from the Thimphu Detention Centre. The five escaped from the cell on Tuesday between 7-8 PM.

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