English | Dzongkha Saturday, July 21, 2018

Chamkharchhu project’s preliminary works under progress

The economic affairs minister, Lekey Dorji said preliminary works are being carried out for the construction of Chamkharchhu Hydropower Project.

His Holiness conducts Tshewang

Over 5,000 devotees received Tshewang or blessing for long life from His Holiness the Je Khenpo in Samtse, yesterday. They gathered at the Samtse public ground, where a week-long Moenlam Chenmo was being conducted.

Monggar police interrogates seven suspects in connection with chorten vandalism

Monggar Police is interrogating seven suspects in connection with a series of chorten vandalism which took place since 2010 onwards.

BoB starts KIOSK banking service

Bank of Bhutan (BoB) has started automated banking services in Thimphu. It is a self-service facility which allows clients to conduct their own banking transaction at their convenience.

RAPA to formulate curriculum

Starting this year, trainees of the Royal Academy of Performing Arts (RAPA), upon completion of their courses, will be certified.

Helicopter service benefits people of Lunana

The introduction of helicopter service has eased the lives of people in Lunana.

NA decides to formulate a new marriage bill

Instead of amending 16 clauses of the Marriage Act 1980, the National Assembly decided to formulate a new bill, altogether.

Four arrested in connection with burglary

Sarpang Police arrested four men in connection with a series of burglary at Chokorling, about 15 kilometres away from Gelegphu town, along the Gelegphu-Sarpang Highway.

Search for the missing monks continues

The body of one of the three monks, who were washed away in Samdrup Jongkhar Saturday, has been found. Search for the other two continues.

Student injured after fire engine runs him down

A 19-year-old student is in Thimphu Hospital after being run down by a fire engine in Paro on Friday night. According to sources, the victim was injured after firefighters lost control of the vehicle while battling a house fire at Lango.

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