English | Dzongkha Thursday, October 19, 2017

Rabid dog bites woman in Trashigang

A woman has been bitten by a rabid dog in Trashigang, the second case of a rabid dog attacking human in the dzongkhag this month. A cow was also bitten by another rabid dog earlier in the month.

Bangladeshi Community marks Independence and National Day

Bangladeshi Community celebrated its 46th Independence and National Day at the Bangladesh Embassy in the capital, today. Senior government officials were in attendance at the celebration.

Farm shop in Korphu benefits villagers

The recently opened farm shop in Korphu Gewog in Trongsa is fulfilling shopping binges of villagers and civil servants in the gewog.

Three juveniles arrested

Police in Thimphu arrested three juveniles for allegedly snatching a mobile phone from a girl student, on Wednesday.

Haa will get new vegetable market shed in May

Haa Dzongkhag Administration is constructing new vegetable market shed which will allow farmers and vegetable vendors to sell their produce conveniently.

Dearth of nature guides

Bhutan is regarded as one of the exclusive travel destinations in the world today. Despite its small landmass, Bhutan has incredible abundance of flora and fauna. But the country lacks professional nature guides to provide information about it.

Astrologers caution people to be careful of fire

Astrologers of Pangrizampa, in Thimphu are cautioning people to be extra careful with the increase in the number of fire incidences in the country.

Artisans in Pema Gatshel upgrade their skills

Villagers of Dungmin and Chimoong Gewogs in Pema Gatshel now know how to improve their bamboo products and also generate income from it. Villagers owe this to Tarayana Foundation, a civil society organisation that recently trained a group of artisans.

Detailed research must to identify more non-wood forest products

Forest products such as Cordyceps and Shiitake mushrooms have become a popular source of income. But there seems to be many other non-wood forest products fetching almost equally good money.

House owner fined for violating Tenancy Act

The Dispute Settlement Committee of Samdrup Jongkhar Thromde fined a house owner for violating the Tenancy Act of Bhutan 2015, on Friday.

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