English | Dzongkha Saturday, May 26, 2018

OAG charges Indian man with voluntary manslaughter

The Office of Attorney General (OAG) has forwarded a voluntary manslaughter case involving a 26-year-old Indian man to Samdrup Jongkhar District Court, yesterday.

18-year-old girl held for alleged illegal abortion

Police in Thimphu have also arrested an 18-year-old girl for allegedly performing illegal abortion on May 7.

Thimphu Police arrest 5 men for alleged stabbing case

Thimphu Police on Sunday arrested five men for allegedly stabbing a 24-year-old man at Olakha.

Man sentenced to five and half years prison term for attempted statutory rape

Samtse District Court sentenced a 43-year-old man from Sangngachholing Gewog in Samtse to five years six months imprisonment for attempted rape of a 10-year-old girl.

Paralegal service providers trained on mediation procedures and skills

In a move aimed at standardising the process of mediation and negotiations, the Bhutan National Legal Institute (BNLI) conducted a workshop on mediation procedures and skills for the paralegal service providers.

Man sentenced to five years in prison for illicit trafficking of drugs

Thimphu District Court sentenced a 34-year-old man from Dagana to five years imprisonment for illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.

32 people sentenced in Punakha water feud case

The Punakha District Court has sentenced 32 people, all from Toedpaisa Gewog, to prison terms ranging from six months to one year.

OAG requests court to punish suspect involved in Nangsel Goenpa larceny case

The Office of Attorney General (OAG) on May 3 submitted its rebuttal statement, concerning the larceny case of Nangsel Goenpa to Punakha District Court.

Man accused in rape case of Bhutanese girl in Jaigaon arrested

An alleged Indian man, who allegedly raped a 22-year-old girl from Samtse on April 25, was arrested on May 5 by Jaigaon (West Bengal) Police.

Wangdue’s NC candidate files petition in High Court against NC elect

Passang Thrinlee, one of the National Council (NC) candidates of Wangdue Phodrang has submitted a petition to the High Court against the district’s NC elect Tashi Dorji.

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