English | Dzongkha Sunday, October 22, 2017

Police arrest 2 for alleged drug trafficking case

Phuentshogling Police arrested two men aged 24 and 26 for allegedly involved in an illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.

140 counsellors earn national certification for first time

For the first time, Bhutan Board for Certified Counsellor has certified 140 Bhutanese counselling professionals as National Certified Counsellors. Her Royal Highness Princess Kezang Choden Wangchuck awarded the certificates to the counsellors during the inaugural session of the 4th Biennial Bhutan Counseling Conference in Thimphu yesterday.

Two detained for battering a sports teacher in Samtse

Two men are under Samtse Police custody for allegedly battering a 32-year-old sports teacher of Panbari Primary School under Tading Gewog.

Mekuri Primary School in Pema Gatshel receives set of bedding

Pema Gatshel Dzongkhag Administration distributed a set of bedding to 44 boarding students of Mekuri Primary School.

BAFRA seizes goods which exceeded its expiry date in Trongsa

Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority (BAFRA) seized goods worth over Nu 75,000 from shops across Trongsa in the last six months.

Haa Tshechu underway at Lhakhang Karpo

Annual Haa Tshechu is underway at the courtyard of Lhakhang Karpo since yesterday. The three-day festival showcases various mask dances namely Shazam and Zhana Chams.

Dungsel Home Spa-sweet scent of success for visually impaired man

The start might have been slow but not what followed. Today, the decision of a visually impaired individual to start a spa has not just become a source of livelihood but employment as well.

National action plan to tackle antimicrobial resistance

Antimicrobial resistance refers to the ability of microorganisms to resist effects of medication used to treat them. A recent World Health Organization Report expressed concerns over the increasing resistance of bacteria to antibiotics.

Fire guts 5 houses in Haa

A fire early yesterday morning has left five families in Kibri Village of Uesu Gewog in Haa homeless and bereft.

Nepal wins SAFF championship, Bhutan bags fair play award

Curtains were drawn on the 2017 SAFF under-18 championship yesterday at the Changlimithang when Nepal lifted the trophy. Bhutan did not leave the tournament empty handed as they were given the fair play award.

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