LG: As chiwog zomdus for the second local government (LG) continues, loopholes in the electoral laws and process have emerged.Read More »
The recent case of an MP resigning after being denied study leave has also sparked debate on whether MPs should pursue such activities while in service
Parliament: The recent incident of a Member of Parliament (MP) resigning after being denied study leave has sparked debate on whether an MP is entitled to such long-term leave while still serving.Read More »
An independent report claims so
Hydropower: The two hydropower plants of Tala and Chukha has left a 35km stretch of the Wangchhu practically dry with very limited water flow, an independent study says.
Lack of access to basic information relating to the agreements deprive the public from knowing the potential impacts Energy: Bhutan’s diplomatic relations with India and the consequent implementation of hydropower projects are considered “politically sensitive” and could potentially prevent critical information from reaching the people, a study of the Bhutan-India energy cooperation and implementation says.Read More »
Politics: National Assembly (NA) Speaker Jigme Zangpo accepted North Thimphu representative Kinga Tshering’s resignation yesterday.Read More »
Conflict: Tigers continue killing cattle in Weeling village under Nubi gewog in Trongsa. Tigers have already killed a number of cattle this year.Read More »
The review process will be open to parents and students besides experts
Education: The school education curriculum will be reviewed at the national level in one-two weeks according to education minister Norbu Wangchuk.Read More »
... in defamation case. Defendants to submit rebuttal on Sept. 26.
Judiciary: Sonam Phuntsho who filed a defamation case against freelance journalist Namgay Zam and Dr Shacha Wangmo is claiming Nu 2.59 million as compensation if he wins the case.Read More »
His Majesty The King appointed four secretaries and promoted 20 Armed Force officers.Read More »
His Majesty The King graced the ongoing National Graduates Orientation Programme being held at the Royal Institute of Management in Semtokha and addressed the graduates yesterday.Read More »