English | Dzongkha Monday, May 29, 2017

Nangkha Nangdrik training for DT Chairpersons

Dzongkhag Tshogdu Chairpersons and Deputy Chairpersons are attending a weeklong training on Nangkha Nangdrik in Thimphu. The President of the Bhutan National Legal Institute (BNLI), Her Royal Highness the Princess Sonam Dechan Wangchuck, graced the opening ceremony yesterday.

15 detained for alleged gambling

Police in Thimphu have arrested 15 individuals for their alleged involvement in gambling cases.

32 arrested for drug cases in one month

Thimphu police apprehended 32 people for alleged involvement in drug related cases, in the last one month alone.

OAG takes former Chang Gup to court

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) forwarded a government land encroachment case involving former Chang Gup Naku to the Thimphu District Court last Friday.

Illegal timber intercepted in Tsento Gewog

Paro Forest Division’s patrolling team has seized a DCM truck carrying 202 pieces of illegal timber in Tsento Gewog on the night of April 24.

Druk PNB security guard receives 7-year prison term

Thimphu District Court has sentenced a security guard of Druk Punjab National Bank to seven years in prison for attempted murder and illegal pointing of a firearm.

Trongsa court defers hearing of illegal land transaction case

Trongsa District Court has cancelled the preliminary hearing of the illegal land transaction case in which 10 people are involved including the former Trongsa Dzongda, Lhab Dorji, today.

Despite harsh rules, public smoking prevails

Despite stern rules in place, people continue to smoke in public places such as drayangs and bars. From start of this year until March, Bhutan Narcotics Control Authority (BNCA) fined 58 people including owners of entertainment clubs for not abiding the rule.

Few litigants comply with court decisions when process not understood

Lack of understanding about the court proceedings and system is one of the reasons why litigants fail to comply with the court decisions.

Towards developing judicial case management

A four-day workshop for district judges on developing a judicial case management is currently underway in the capital.

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