Development: For Dorji Lhamo, a farmer in Lauri gewog in Samdrupjongkhar, it took almost a day to decide if she should go to Jomotsangkha for shopping. The journey on foot took three days to and fro. But then, she had little choice.Read More »
The construction of the multi-level car park is expected to be completed by end of next year.
Infrastructure: About 20 percent of the two multi-level car parks that are currently being constructed in Thimphu city will be used for commercial purposes.
Visit: The director general of the Border Roads Organisation, Lieutenant General Suresh Sharma, arrives in the country today on an eight-day visit to review works under taken by Project DANTAK.Read More »
Tax: More than 40 people of extended area of Dewathang town in Samdrupjongkhar thromde still have not yet collected their lagthram (land ownership) because many could not clear urban land tax for last three years.Read More »
Crime: A 25-year-old man is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit at Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) after suffering a major head injury following an attack from a 23-year old man.Read More »
It is yet to be determined when the population and housing census will be held
Statistics: In what should put to rest rumours, May 30 and 31 will not be holidays.
Food: The World Food Programme’s Deputy Regional Director in Asia and the Pacific region commended the government’s holistic approach to school meals during her recent call on with Lyonchoen Tshering Tobgay.Read More »
Governance: The National Council (NC) will call a press conference twice every session – one in the beginning of the session and another at the end. The first conference was held yesterday in the capital.Read More »
Resources: While construction of the new dzongkhag court above Guma gewog, Punakha is nearing completion, local leaders are worried that there will not be a water supply for the court.Read More »
Agriculture: Following an awareness programme, residents of Panbang plan to give vegetable cultivation another shot.Read More »