English | Dzongkha Thursday, October 19, 2017

Man allegedly rapes a pregnant woman

Trongsa police have detained a man, 30, for allegedly raping a 27-year-old woman who is three-month pregnant.

Sweden’s King and Queen visit Punakha Dzong

His Majesty the King and Her Majesty the Queen of Sweden visited Punakha Dzong and other sacred sites, yesterday.

Provide incentives to lower number of foreign workers: NC

National Council’s legislative committee reiterated providing incentives to employers employing one-hundred percent Bhutanese.

BSB can now certify three products

Bhutan Standards Bureau (BSB) has acquired official recognition for product certification from a regional certification body based in India.

Temporary teachers to fill in for those on maternity leave

Education minister, Norbu Wangchuk said temporary teachers will fill in vacant positions as a result of many teachers on maternity leave.

Woman arrested for swindling Nu 7 M

Thimphu Police arrested a Bhutanese woman, who is in her mid-thirties, last month from India for allegedly deceiving three people of Nu 7 M. She had promised them jobs in the United States and had asked for the money to process visas.

Woman detained for forgery

Thimphu Police arrested a woman for forgery Tuesday. The suspect had allegedly withdrawn Nu 10,000 from her friend’s bank account.

BoB transfers Nu 16M based on fake e-mail

The Bank of Bhutan (BoB) transferred Nu 16 million to three different accounts in India, Malaysia and Thailand based on a fake e-mail letter received from the Royal Audit Authority (RAA).

BNCA seizes alcohol and tobacco products in Thimphu

In a joint inspection carried out in the core town of Thimphu, Bhutan Narcotics Control Authority (BNCA) seized various brands of liquors amounting to more than Nu 30,000, yesterday.

His Majesty grants audience to Sweden’s King and Queen

His Majesty The King granted an audience to their Majesties the King and Queen of Sweden, yesterday. Their Majesties, the King and Queen of Sweden are in the country on a four-day visit. They arrived yesterday.

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