English | Dzongkha Thursday, April 19, 2018

Barshong Gewog sees highest number of gungtongs in Tsirang

Like in many districts, Tsirang is also grappling with the social issue- Gungtong or absentee household. With 127 households, Barshong Gewog accounts for highest number of gungtongs in the district.

Barshong Gewog office has gone nearly 90 days without GAO

Barshong Gewog in Tsirang has remained without Gewog Administrative Officer (GAO) for almost three months now.

Punakha Police fished out body from Punatshangchhu River

Punakha Police and the locals fished out the body of a 25-year-old man from Punatshangchhu River, below Lekithang school in the afternoon yesterday.

Trongsa Rabdey leaves for summer residence in Bumthang

Led by Lam Neten, the Trongsa Rabdey left for their summer residence in Bumthang today.

Friendly cricket tournament to mark 50 years of Indo-Bhutan friendship starts

To celebrate golden jubilee for establishment of bilateral ties between Bhutan and India, four men teams from the two countries are participating in friendly cricket tournament in the capital.

His Majesty grants audience to 29th DeSuung batch

His Majesty The King granted audience to the 29th batch of DeSuung Integrated Training Programme at the Military Training Centre in Wangdue Phodrang yesterday.

Over 42,000 postal voters vote at facilitation booths

A total of 42,518 voters have cast their votes at Postal Ballot Facilitation Booths set up for the 2018 National Council election.

Poor practise of oral hygiene among pregnant mothers, research finds

Maintaining good oral health is an important part of overall health, which is especially more important during pregnancy. However, in Bhutan, many women have limited knowledge about this, says the first-ever research studies on maternal oral health.

Health ministry condemns “gruesome, hideous act” by JDWNRH anesthetic technician

Almost two weeks after the report on the alleged rape of a patient attendant by an anesthetic technician with the national referral hospital emerged, the health ministry today issued a news release condemning the act of the accused.

ACC completes presenting its evidences concerning alleged land scam in Trongsa

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) completed presenting its detailed evidences for an alleged land scam case in Trongsa, yesterday.

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