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The Samdrupjongkhar-Trashigang highway, which was blocked by a landslide in Narphung on July 29, was cleared yesterday afternoon. The landslide washed away a hut where the caretaker of the Hindu temple lived.

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​Blame game must stop

The Office of the Attorney General withdrawing cases for want of defendants is disturbing. That the courts asked the prosecutors to do so is as much troubling.

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Picture story

Bhutan Indigenous Games and Sports Association conducted Summer School and Beginners’ archery coaching camp from July 3 to July 29 in Thimphu. A total of 123 children attended the summer camp where they were taught basic archery and dancing skills.

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Trust that saves animals from abattoirs

After a personal experience of ‘auspicious coincidence’ when five bulls appeared to seek refuge from the slaughterhouse at Jangsa Dechen Choling Monastery in Kalimpong, India, Lama Kunzang Dorjee established Jangsa Animal Saving Trust in 2000. So was Jangsa born.

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Sertog – Turret

Bhutan has a very advanced and refined architectural tradition. Bhutanese architecture has evolved through many centuries adapting to the local surrounding and also integrating various elements from the architectural traditions of the neighbouring areas.

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Adopt a Dog!

I am not such a young pup anymore but I am still young at heart. I was not born at the shelter but I was brought here so small that it really feels like home to me.

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