English | Dzongkha Monday, October 23, 2017

King's cup to be reinstated

After nine years, King’s Cup, a football tournament will begin at Changlimithang National Stadium soon.

Thousand butter lamps for Himalaya Tsunami's victims

The Chief Adviser to the Interim Government Lyonpo Sonam Tobgye and the Indian Ambassador V P Haran lighted a thousand butter lamps at the Trongsa Dzong yesterday.

TCA declares 159 people as offenders

About 159 people have been arrested, in less than three years of implementation of Tobacco Control Act 2010 (TCA).

Block at Budhini Samtse cleared

Vehicles and people stranded on the both side of Budhini Bridge in Samtse, were able to leave for their destination, by 7 pm yesterday.

House in Shaba razed to the ground

A fire that broke out from a suspected electrical short circuit burned down a two-storied Bhutanese house in Shaba, Paro today. The fire is said to have started at around 8:30 am. The house was empty when the fire started. The only occupant, a 62-year-old woman had gone out.

PDP challenges DPT

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will write an appeal letter to the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) for a presidential debate to set the record straight, PDP said in a press conference held in Thimphu, today.

Judge us based on what we have done: JYT

The President of Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), Jigmi Y. Thinley met with the people of Phuentsholing, yesterday.

Mudslinging goes LIVE

As the election debates broadcast LIVE on BBS are in full swing every evening, many viewers and observers say the candidates are involved in heated debate, often making personal and unethical remarks.

DPT's President meets people of Sarpang

Druk Phuensum Tshogpa’s (DPT) President, Jigmi Y.Thinley, met with the people of the two constituencies in Sarpang Dzongkhag yesterday. This is his first visit to the dzongkhag after the election campaign for the National Assembly kicked off.

Truckers still find parking rates unreasonable

(Update:) The new rates for the truck parking in Phuentsholing were implemented since Wednesday. However, truckers, saying the rates are unreasonable have appealed to the Phuentsholing Thromde again.

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