Ceremony: His Royal Highness, Gyaltshab Jigme Dorji Wangchuck graced the Tashi Rabney (consecration ceremony) of Sangay Chholing Lhakhang at Jarey in Lhuentse on December 9.Read More »
But if ACC’s backlog cases were cleared, the OAG would be unable to effectively prosecute all ACC: The Transparency International (TI) a civil society that monitors and publicizes corporate and political corruption in international development has commended Bhutan for its high rate of 92 percent in prosecution of corruption cases.Read More »
Crematorium: Almost two years after a petition was submitted, the Dogap villagers are still waiting for some action from the gewog administration to repair the crematorium.Read More »
Kuensel’s reporter Tshering Dorji caught up with new governor of the central bank, Dasho Penjore. An excerpt from the interview.
Q&A: What is your first order of business?
One man can’t do everything on his own, so i have to depend on members of the institution.Read More »
NCRP: Those land that are reverted to the government after adjustment in Bumthang are land that private individuals have encroached upon, according to land commission and survey officials.Read More »
Wrong timing from waste collectors is reported to hamper effective waste management
Environment: Over 325 metric tonnes (MT) of waste, about 47 truck loads were collected during the 108 cleaning campaigns across the country that the Clean Bhutan project conducted last year.Read More »
Transport: As if the pothole ridden dusty road that runs through the town was not enough to irk Nganglam residents, the lack of action from authorities to maintain the road has left them exasperated.Read More »
ACC: Lack of transparency in the selection process leading to the appointment of Chairperson and Commissioners of the Anti-Corruption (ACC) is a major shortfall in the institution, according to a Transparency International (TI) report.Read More »
COP21: The European Union (EU) has recognised Bhutan’s leadership role and the “extraordinary ambition” in addressing climate change efforts with a signing of the “Declaration European Union” for cooperation in Climate Action and Energy” in L”e Bourget, Paris yesterday.Read More »
Education: Class XII students of the School for Language and Cultures Studies in Thimphu, who are appearing the board examination were taken by surprise when they received the wrong question paper on December 9.Read More »