English | Dzongkha Saturday, December 16, 2017

Lodrai jail handicapped by manpower shortage

Due to manpower shortage, authorities at the Lodrai jail in Sarpang said they are concerned about the risk of prisoners escaping.

Ginger price hits rock bottom

The price of ginger at the Gelephu auction yard has dropped by more than half this year compared to the previous year.

Free service to celebrate royal wedding

As part of activities to celebrate the royal wedding, the agriculture machinery centre is travelling around the entire length and breadth of the country providing free repair and maintenance service for farm machinery.

Man kills daughter

The Sipsu police have arrested a 22-year-old man for allegedly killing his three and half month old daughter on September 9 in Jumsa under Tendruk Geog.

Man arrested for attempted rape

Police have arrested a 22-year-old Indian labourer yesterday for allegedly attempting to rape a 20-year-old woman in Kanglung, Trashigang.

Boy detained for alleged attempted rape

Police in Dagana have arrested a 19-year-old school dropout for allegedly attempting to rape a 15-year-old student in Dagana. The incident reportedly took place in Namchala under Tsangkha Geog on August 30.

65-year-old accused of rape

Police in Samtse have detained a 65-year-old man for allegedly raping a 32-year-old woman.

Carpentry receives lukewarm response

The Shershong Institute of Civil Engineering in Gelephu is withdrawing carpentry course from this year.

Changjiji gets flak on flat allocation

The Changjiji housing complex has attracted much criticism. The allocation is not fair according to critics.

Land transaction- an uphill task

On a busy Monday morning, a group of men are chatting amiably in front of the Thimphu Thromde office. They had all come with one purpose- to transfer their land to their name. This is not their first visit. And it is unlikely it would be their last.

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