English | Dzongkha Thursday, October 19, 2017

2 dead, 1 injured in accident

Two men, both aged 28, have died on the spot and another was injured in a car accident in Phuentshogling.

Central Monastic Body returns to their summer residence

His Holiness the Je-Khenpo and monks of the Central Monastic Body arrived in Thimphu for their summer residence from Puna-Dewa-Chenpoi-Phodrang today.

Norgaygang Lhakhang needs urgent attention, villagers say

People in Norgaygang Gewog in Samtse fear that their only place of worship is in danger of collapse in case of a disaster.

Multi benefits of power tillers in Sagteng

The utilisation of mechanised farm tools such as power tillers in Sagteng Gewog in Trashigang has reduced drudgery of farming. However, that is not only the benefit that farmers are reaping from the tillers.

Police detains 14 for their alleged involvement in gambling

Thimphu Police apprehended 14 people including a woman for their suspected involvement in gambling this month.

Three sentenced to 3 years of non-compoundable prison terms

Tsirang District Court sentenced three men in their 20s to three years of non-compoundable prison terms for robbing shops in Pungtenchhu Gewog in Tsirang. The incident took place last December.

Philooma’s green chillies to be available from September

Fresh green chillies from Philooma Chiwog under Orong Gewog in Samdrup Jongkhar will hit the market in September this year.

Online platform about awareness on green procurement launched

Whenever Bhutanese buy products, they usually go for ones which are of cheaper price. They also don’t realise that cheap products become defunct quickly and have adverse impact on the environment.

BEFIT summit to chart financial inclusion begins

Policy makers, regulators and private sector representatives from 15 countries have gathered in Thimphu for an international summit that aims to help Bhutan come up with a national financial inclusion strategy.

Lhakhang caretakers under Zhung Dratshang to get salary

Konyer or Lhakhang caretakers across the country will now get salary starting next financial year (2017-2018).

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