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Walls and bars do not make a prison, only thinking does

Hi Lam, I started on a three-year course in Kolkata in September. The course is ok, but I’m really missing the fresh air and mountains. Also, I miss my friends and Bhutanese food. I feel unhappy here and want to come home, but my parents will be disappointed if I …

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A focal point for the hospitality industry

Hotel and Restaurant Association of Bhutan To promote sustainable tourism and represent the hospitality industry, the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Bhutan (HRAB) was formed in 2007 by a group of 10 enthusiastic hoteliers in the country. The association was an effort to address issues related to hotel business and …

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BARC for animal welfare

Focused on animal happiness and welfare, Bhutan Animal Rescue and Care (BARC), a civil society organisation (CSO) works for a happy co-existence of animals and humans in the country. Although BARC was officially registered as a CSO in 2013, the idea had come up as early as 20 years ago …

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For professional development of journalism

At time when media was proliferating after 2008, a group of journalists came together for Journalists’ Association of Bhutan. It started as a small group. Today, it is the only organisation that is focused on protecting the journalists and promoting professionalism in journalism in the country. The association was registered …

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For development of sports

The journey of the Phuentsholing Sports Association (PSA), country’s oldest sports association, is a story of many ups and downs. Due to lack of financial support and infrastructure, many youth-oriented sports activities could not be organised. However, the PSA sustained and survived. Since the first inter-departmental football tournament in 1961, …

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Gyalyum Charitable Trust

Registered on May 22, 2017 Aims and objectives: To manage and co-ordinate the policies, programmes and inter-relate the organisations under the aegis of the Trust to complement each other. To identify and seek funding sources to collectively benefit and provide the required funding for the sustenance of the organisations under …

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Pel Drukdraling Foundation

Registered on May 22, 2017 Vision To preserve and promote culture and tradition of Bhutan To support children from poor and disadvantaged backgrounds and the elderly citizens Purpose To support the government’s aim of creating a happy society and happy Bhutan To instill and promote community vitality Objectives Preserve and …

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Bhutan ecological society

With the aim of playing a vital and catalytic role at the intersection of science, entrepreneurship, policy, business and ecological resilience, Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) was recognised as a civil society organisation in December 2016. The society was established in 2010 as an umbrella organisation under the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute …

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Home for the downtrodden

As the gate to the 1.28-acres house for the downtrodden open, many come excited, happy, wagging their tails. Dawa, an old dog walks towards the gate. She has been in the house for about 15 years. Being the eldest, she is respected. She arrived at the shelter a few years …

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Fitness and performance

Hi Sir, I am into outdoor fitness and am currently trying to lose weight by running. But I get tired very easily. I would like your advice on nutrition and supplementation so that I can improve my performance and lose fat.  Sushant Chhetri Hi Sushant, As per the length and …

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