Zika is fast becoming an explosive pandemic. The infection is linked to the development of unusually small heads and brain damage in newborns.Read More »
ELectricity is our biggest export, the main source of revenue. Therefore, there is a heavy reliance on it.
What we are not realizing is that the export could be hampered if internal consumption keeps increasing as it has.Read More »
Our image may be in for a beating if the findings of the circulation audit is true.
An auditor has alleged that some of us have been inflating figures of our sales, creating fictitious receipts, and falsifying income, among others.Read More »
In a turn of events, the IT park is shedding its image as a white elephant.
By the end of this year, there could be a thousand Bhutanese, the majority youth, employed at the park. It may not have met initial expectations of bringing in a large IT company like Infosys or Genpact but it seems to be headed in the right direction in terms of employment and local skills development.Read More »
As we head into the New Year, nothing can be more savoury than the news that there has been a remarkable decrease in crime rate in the country.Read More »
Finally there is a solution to the simple problem that the government or the public corporations could never find so far. In the meantime, they have lost millions of Ngultrums, if we go back to the days when we introduced pool vehicle.Read More »
While still early into its campaign, the thromde is finding that the public is not abiding by its prohibition on spitting doma and smearing tsuney in public spaces.Read More »
After what seemed like an awfully lingering wait for many, particularly for students who sat school leaving examinations last year, Bhutan Council for School Examinations and Assessment declared the results of Bhutan Higher Secondary Education Certificate (BHSEC-Class XII) and Language and Culture Studies Certificate Examination (LCSCE - XII) yesterday.Read More »
The thrompon election in the three thromdes of Thimphu, Gelephu and Phuentsholing are over completing the first leg of the much-awaited local government elections.Read More »
Like those involved in it, agriculture is a busy sector. There are lots of initiatives, plans and programmes.Read More »