Thromde: Phuentsholing Maed new thrompon contestant Tandin Wangchuk lost the seat to former Thrompon Tsheten Dorji and is filing a complaint to the Election Commission of Bhutan dispute settlement committee today.Read More »
Health: The 51-year-old woman who was recently airlifted from Khomsar in Zhemgang after she suffered a stroke is in intensive care unit at Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital.Read More »
Say fresh graduates because in service candidates take up their share of seats in the civil service
BCSE: The fierce competition to work in the civil service has left fresh university graduates locking horns with in-service graduates.Read More »
Four prime suspects and 33 accomplices are likely to be implicated
Corruption: The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has completed investigating the embezzlement of more than Nu 91.6M (million) from the Royal Insurance Corporation of Bhutan’s (RICBL) branch office in Paro.Read More »
The five-year Nu 2.05 billion project concluded yesterday ICT: It is estimated that at least 200,000 Bhutanese were impacted by the Indian government assisted Chiphen Rigpel project that officially ended, yesterday.Read More »
RCSC: The Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) is committed to overhauling the civil service system with changes that will reduce corruption and reward performing civil servants with promotions.Read More »
Research: Various forms of corruption exits in the mining industry, a research initiated by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) says.Read More »
Hydropower: Should the initial deal on Kuri-I project succeed, it is likely that Bangladesh would be investing in Bhutan’s hydropower sector.
The most recent development in pursuing the 1125MW Kuri-I project is that the project might be considered for development through a trilateral co-operation between Bhutan, Bangladesh and India.Read More »
Paro NC member and former DRC director alleged for “commercial bribery”
Corruption: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has recently forwarded 17 more cases to the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) for prosecution in connection with the ongoing entrenched corruption investigation in Phuentsholing.Read More »
His Majesty celebrates National Day with the people of Paro
Celebration: The whole town is awake and the people are rushing to the celebration ground.
This day’s observation of 108th National Day celebration in Paro is special. And this is happening at a historically significant venue – The Ugyen Pelri Palace – the seat of the once powerful Paro Penlop Kusho Tshering Penjor.Read More »