English | Dzongkha Saturday, November 25, 2017

His Majesty grants audience to the Crown Prince of Norway

His Majesty the King granted an audience to the Crown Prince of Norway, His Royal Highness Prince Haakon Magnus at the Lingkana Palace, today.

Soaring onion price leaves a bitter taste

The price of onion is shooting through the roof of the new Centenary Farmer’s Market, drilling a huge hole in the consumer’s pockets and leaving a bitter aftertaste.

New rehab centre, not many takers

Alcohol and drug dependent women now have a separate rehabilitation centre where they can get treatment and professional support.

Garbage problem in heaven

Zangdo Pelri is the heavenly abode of Guru Rinpoche. It is a paradise where the elderly hope to be reborn in the next life. The Zangdo Pelri complex in Thimphu was build with that in mind. Not for the elderly but for our Bhutanese youth. It was built as a modern day paradise where they can come together to play games, read, or meet friends. It is serving its intended purpose. But it is also dealing with a modern day problem, garbage.

Another accident, another dead

In yet another accident, a 25-year-old man has been killed on the spot on the Haa-Jabana highway. The accident took place at around 10 am today.

Technical glitch leaves contestants upset

With the Local Government elections drawing closer, the contestants are busy, running around, informally meeting friends and acquaintances, soliciting support, and readying the documents and papers.

Walk to talk

Mobile phones are everywhere. They are ubiquitous. Within a short span of time, they have made their presence felt, in different shapes and sizes, and heard, in varying ring-tones, in every nook and corner of the country. But in remote villages, owning them is one thing, keeping them running, quite another.

Rabtenling makes its choice

The four towns of Thimphu, Phuentsholing, Samdrupjongkhar, and Gelephu are gearing for the Thromdhey elections which are slated for January 21, 2011.

Bus accident victims cremated

Under the command and support of His Majesty the King, the Zhung Dratshang conducted the cremation for those who lost their life in the bus accident yesterday.

Accident kills 9 injuring 27 others

In another tragic incident this morning, nine people were killed in a bus accident on the Wangdue-Thimphu highway. The accident has left another 27 injured.

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