English | Dzongkha Sunday, April 11, 2021

Trashigang District Court dismisses the petition regarding the Merag GC road blacktopping issues

Trashigang District Court dismissed the petition submitted by three chiwog tshogpas of Chaling, Shongphu and Tongling citing the case as an administrative related issue.

Consumer Price index records a 4.17 percent increase

The year-on-year consumer price index in May this year increased by 4.17 per cent from May last year. According to the National Statistics Bureau, this means, on average the consumers are paying 4.17 per cent more than what they paid in May last year for the same goods and services consumed by the household.

Dasho Neten resigns from BKP

Speaking to BBS today, Dasho Neten Zangmo urged Bhutanese political party leaders to not allow discord to take root in democracy.

Bhutan marks Global Tiger Day with the announcement of six new tiger sightings

As the global wildlife conservation community came together today, to mark the Global Tiger Day, WWF Bhutan announced the sighting of six new Royal Bengal tigers in Bhutan this year.

Health Ministry receives medical supplies from Government of India

On behalf of the Government of India, the Indian embassy in Bhutan handed over a consignment of medical supplies to the Health Ministry in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

20 youth attend Emotional Resilience Skills building workshop in Gelegphu

A group of students attended a workshop on Emotional Resilience Skills Building at the Youth Friendly Integrated Centre in Gelegphu.

Use of facemasks mandatory in Bumthang

The use of facemasks in public places, public transportation, and at service centers in Bumthang has been made mandatory from last week.

Bhutan Cricket Board bags the 100 percent Cricket Female Participation Award of the year

The Bhutan Cricket Council Board has been awarded the 100 percent Cricket Female Participation Award of the year for the Asia region.
This was announced, today, as part of the International Cricket Council’s Development Awards for 2019. The award recognises Bhutan Cricket’s efforts for involving close to 20,000 females across all levels, last year.
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Effectiveness of Annual Audit Report questioned amid increasing unresolved irregularities

This year, the country recorded over Nu 1.4B unresolved financial irregularities, more than a double from 2018, when the country reported over Nu 600M of unresolved irregularities.

54 people quarantined in Nganglam following border breach by a man

53 people have been placed under home quarantine in Nganglam, Pema Gatshel, after coming into contact with a Bhutanese man, arrested for breaching border protocols on July 19. 

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