English | Dzongkha Sunday, October 22, 2017

ACC in an aggressive recruitment mode: Kinley Yangzom

Even after introducing professional allowance of 20-45 percent in 2010, the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) still continues to be under-staffed.

No takers for cost-free legal aid service

Not a single Bhutanese has availed legal aid service, the state provides free of cost. The state allocates Nu,100,000 annually for economically-disadvantaged Bhutanese to have access to legal counsel.

ECCDs provide equal learning platform, study shows

Despite weak home-learning environment and less learning materials, children in Early Childhood Care and Development Centres (ECCD) in rural areas learn and develop as equally as children in urban areas.

Tenzin Singye Dorji wins National Junior Tennis Championship

A 14-year-old defending tennis champion, Tenzin Singye Dorji won the National Junior Championship held in Thimphu, today.

His Majesty grants audience to India’s border road DG

His Majesty The King granted an Audience to the director general of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) of India, Lt. General, Suresh Sharma.

Three bridges to be constructed along the Eastern Highway

Three new bridges, worth Nu 1 B, will be constructed, through grant aid from Japan, along the Eastern Highway by 2018.

Search continues for a driver feared drowned

Punakha Police are still looking for the driver, 62, of an Alto, feared to have drowned, after the car plunged into Mochhu River, at around 1 PM, yesterday.

RBA’s boxing instructor wins the Himalayan Marathon

A boxing instructor with the Royal Bhutan Army, Nima Dorji, 29, finished the Himalayan Marathon in three hours and 36 minutes, coming in first place.

His Majesty graces ground-breaking ceremony

His Majesty The King graced the ground-breaking ceremony for Jigme Singye Wangchuck School of Law at Pangbisa, Paro, yesterday.

EU meets SAARC countries to discuss impact of climate change

Bhutan, along with other SAARC countries, dwelt on climate-change-trigged common challenges; the region faces during a conference in Nepal’s capital, Kathmandu, last week.

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