English | Dzongkha Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Radiotherapy unit to be established

Beginning next year, Bhutanese will no longer have to travel abroad for radiotherapy. The radiotherapy unit will be established at the National Referral Hospital.

Display of Tashi Gomang postponed

Twenty six Tashi Gomang to be displayed to the public this month in Thimphu has been postponed to next month as the restoration works continue.

His Holiness administers Tsewang

His Holiness the Je Khenpo administered Tsewang-the blessing for long life to the people in Gaeddu, yesterday. Over 10,000 people gathered to receive blessings and offer prayers.

Japanese tourists to Bhutan increases

Bhutan witnessed a record arrival of Japanese tourists during Bhutan-Japan Friendship offer period in June, July and August.

Wangdue-Thimphu Highway to complete by December

The road widening works along the Wangdue Phodrang-Thimphu Highway will complete by December end. The ongoing widening work is resumed after it was temporarily stopped during the monsoon.

The bird flu outbreak in Chhukha contained

The bird flu outbreak at Wangkha in Chhukha is now fully contained.

NA’s legislative committee delve into trafficking

National Assembly’s Legislative Committee recommends amending Penal Code of Bhutan’s section 154 on human trafficking.

Aamir Khan highlights the importance of first 1,000 days of a child

Speaking to the students of Yangchenphug Higher Secondary School in Thimphu yesterday, the UNICEF’s Regional Goodwill Ambassador, Aamir Khan highlighted the importance of the first 1,000 days of a child to meet their nutritional needs.

Lhamoi Dzingkha Dungkhag takes construction company to court

Lhamoi Dzingkha Dungkhag Administration in Dagana has taken a private construction company to the court for failing to construct flood protection wall at Sunkosh River.

Olarongchhhu’s automobile workshop to get a facelift

The automobile workshops at Olarongchhhu in Thimphu will get a facelift within the next six months provided the owners agree to take charge of maintenance.

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