Service: Thimphu thromde will establish a branch office in Taba for the convenience of the residents in the area and also to ease congestion at the head office located on Gongdzin Lam in Thimphu.Read More »
In a daylong cleaning campaign, foresters across the country collected about 15 truckloads and nine DCM truckloads of garbage from forests and roadside areas yesterday.Read More »
Gasa aims to become the cleanest dzongkhag
Waste: Gasa might be the least developed or the last dzongkhag to receive basic facilities such as a paved road, fuel station, power and bus services, but the least populated dzongkhag thinks big.Read More »
Winter break has been shortened by two weeks and summer lengthened to a month
Education: Schools will open earlier this year following a change in the academic session that was endorsed yesterday at the National Education Conference in Phuentsholing.Read More »
Judiciary: The recent verdict on the Druk Phuensum Tshogpa’s defamation case against Dasho Benji, delivered in English, raises the question about the language of the courts.Read More »
LG: Khamey gup-elect Kuenley Penjore assumed office earlier this month, more than four months after wining the local government election in September.Read More »
Award: Former education minister and president of Royal Thimphu College (RTC), Thakur S Powdyel, has been awarded the Distinguished Service Award by Samata Sahitya Academy, a philanthropic organisation based in Mumbai, India.Read More »
Update: An electronic Patient Information System (ePIS) for Paro that was planned since last year is now scheduled for launch next month, according to health ministry officials.Read More »
Initiative: Bushy areas in Gelephu will soon be turned into agricultural land.
People in Gelephu gewog began clearing bushy areas from September last year. About 35 percent of bush land remains to be cleared.Read More »
Industry: Work on the Dhamdum Industrial Park in Samtse is in full swing.
Roads, drainage, and river training are expected to be completed by July this year.Read More »