English | Dzongkha Friday, October 20, 2017

Gelegphu Thromde wants NRDCL to move extraction site

Gelegphu Thromde wants the Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited (NRDCL) to move its sand and boulders extraction site away from the water treatment plant located near Mao River.

Lugar Theatre restored to its former grandeur

The oldest cinema hall of Thimphu, Lugar Theatre has been restored to its former grandeur. It now has all the features of a professional new-age cinema and entertainment centre- from foldable seats, clean toilets to new silver screen.

Two stabbed in two separate incidences

A 42-year-old man has been detained for allegedly stabbing his wife multiple times at Taba in Thimphu, last morning. The wife is in a critical condition and undergoing surgery at the National Referral Hospital.

MoWHS launches road safety app

The works and human settlement ministry launched a mobile application- Bhutan Road Safety App- that provides real-time information on road blocks across the country.

One Ngultrum Initiative gathers steam

The One Ngultrum Initiative, kick started a month ago, by a Royal Thimphu College graduate, is picking up with many joining the mission. The twin mission, according to the founder, Jigme Namgay, 23, is to educate people on the importance of One Ngultrum and help the kidney foundation.

Deadline for postal ballot application approaching

The deadline for postal ballot application for the local government elections is September 3.

Thimphu Thromde receives 11 garbage trucks

Thimphu Thormde received 11 garbage trucks. today. The Government of India funded the trucks costing Nu 2 M each.

FC Tertons through to the next stage of AFC 2017 qualifiers

FC Tertons is through to the next stage of qualifying for the 2017 Asian Football Confederation Cup. In their last match of the play-off qualifiers yesterday, they defeated Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra of Bangladesh.

Four sentenced for burglary

Thimphu District Court sentenced four men to non-compoundable imprisonment ranging from two and a half to eight years for a burglary case.

Pledge to donate eyes yet to pick up

Not a single Bhutanese has received eye donation even though the hospital has recorded over 300 people in need of cornea transplantation.

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