English | Dzongkha Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Six vehicles vandalised at Ossay

Six vehicles including an excavator, a car and four trucks were vandalised at Ossay bypass road construction site last night.

Woman in Bumthang denies child trafficking charges

A 31-year-old woman in Bumthang who has been charged with child trafficking has denied the charges against her. She submitted her rebuttal at the District Court on Tuesday where the case is on trial.

Five sentenced in gold smuggling case

The Paro District Court sentenced five men to prison terms ranging from five years and one month to one year and 14 days for gold smuggling today.

Eight detained in alleged prostitution

Police detained seven non-Bhutanese women and a non-Bhutanese man in connection with alleged prostitution in Phuentshogling on April 28.

Thimphu District Court asks BoB to reinstate one of its employees

Thimphu District Court asked the Bank of Bhutan (BoB) to reinstate one of its employees and to pay a compensation of more than nu 22,000.  The judgment passed on April 11 said the employee was relieved of her duties without any notification.  

Paro police forward battery and libel case to court

Police in Paro forwarded battery and libel case involving three women to the court yesterday. The three women aged in between 28 and 36 were arrested in February this year after a video clip of one of them slapping another woman twice in between argument went viral on social media.

Man sentenced to 25 years for raping his daughter

The Panbang Dungkhag Court sentenced a 36-year-old man from Goshing Gewog of Zhemgang to 25 years in prison for raping his 10-year-old daughter.

OAG forwards RICB’s former ED case to court

The Office of Attorney General (OAG) forwarded the case involving the former Executive Director (ED) and two General Managers of Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan (RICB) to the Thimphu District Court on April 5.

Man sentenced for selling properties without consent of rightful owners

Phuentshogling Dungkhag Court sentenced a 30 -year-old man to four years in prison for selling other’s properties without the consent of rightful owners. The judgment was passed on April 4.

Bhutanese truck driver assaulted in Deosuri

A Bhutanese truck driver suffered injuries after a mob of Indians attacked him. The incident happened on Monday at Deosuri, an Indian town in Assam about 20 kilometres away from Gelegphu.

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