English | Dzongkha Saturday, July 21, 2018

Students of Barshong School ecstatic after meeting PM

For students of Barshong Community School under Naro Gewog in Thimphu, it was the rarest of rare opportunities to personally interact with the country’s Prime Minister.

Ugyen Academy Football Club misses the top spot

Ugyen Academy Football Club (FC) missed the chance to go top after narrowly losing out to Thimphu FC, yesterday. Meanwhile in Paro, Thimphu City came from behind to defeat Paro United 2-1.

CSOs to be important players in the upcoming FYP

The Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the country will be among the key players in the 12th Five Year Plan (FYP). 

Demand for sand soars over the years

With many constructions taking place in the country, the demand for sand is ever increasing. The western region saw a threefold rise in the sand demand in the last six months.

Denchhi thromde to take its course from September

The urban developmental works of Pema Gatshel’s Dzongkhag Thromde in Denchhi will start from September, this year. The Works and Human Settlement Minister Dorji Choden shared the news to the business members of Pema Gatshel on Friday.

Bad road leaves bus drivers fuming

The terrible condition of the road to Trongsa and Bumthang has made driving not only a pain but also risky.

Naro gewog’s need for a monastery

With its only monastery, the Barshong Dzong mostly in ruins, the people of Naro Gewog in Thimphu have been longing for a proper monastery for years now.

Man arrested for alleged rape of minor

Thimphu police detained a 33-year-old man on July 22 for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl.

Lack of parking irks Phuentshogling’s vegetable vendors

Vegetable vendors in Phuentshogling claim that the recent allocation of taxi parking near the vegetable market is affecting their business.

11-year-old student publishes her first book

At a time when most children of her age are busy with skipping ropes, riding bicycles and playing games on phones, 11-year-old Yeshi Tsheyang Zam has just published her first book.

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