English | Dzongkha Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Three graduate scholarship students recognized

Three undergraduate scholarship students were recognized by the Department of Adult and Higher Education (DAHE) under Education Ministry for their excellence and recognition in two international universities and an institute.

Geospatial technology to study forest cover change

The Department of Forests and Park Services (DFPS) will soon use geospatial technology to study forest cover change and assess destruction from fire, pest and diseases.

Main accused in Paro RICBL case confesses to embezzling Nu 20 M

The main accused, Rinchen Wangdi involved in Paro Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan Limited (RICBL) embezzlement case confessed of embezzling Nu 20 M.  The cross-examination of the RICBL embezzlement case was held at Paro District Court on Wednesday.

Of housing woes and political parties’ pledge to provide affordable housing

Finding a house is a quite a task in major towns like Thimphu and Phuentshogling, more so if you are looking for decent but affordable housing.

DNT urges Pema Gatshel voters to vote for candidates and not party

Pema Gatshel has undoubtedly proved to be a Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) stronghold. Since the first parliamentary election in 2008, no other parties have managed to win in Pema Gatshel.

SAFF U-18 women’s championship to kick off tomorrow

The Bhutanese girls are hopeful of reaching the knockout stages of the SAFF U-18 women’s championship despite having no exposure to international matches. This was revealed during the pre-match press conference of the tournament held earlier today.

DNT promises to appoint its Pema Gatshel candidates as ministers and speaker

The President of Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) Lotay Tshering promised to appoint two of its three candidates from Pema Gatshel as ministers if they win.

Health ministry receives first consignment of essential medicines from Bangladesh

The health ministry received the first consignment of essential medicines weighing 35,000 kilograms from the government of Bangladesh at the Burimari land port today.

Five boys arrested for robbery

Police in Thimphu arrested five boy students for their alleged involvement in a series of robberies on September 21.

Man arrested in drug case

Phuentshogling Police have arrested a 30-year-old man for carrying more than 3,300 Spasmoproxyvon Plus (SP+) capsules from Rinchending police check-post in Chhukha yesterday afternoon.

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