Economy: The government has painted a rosy picture of the country’s economy and pushed its people towards greater dependence, derailing it from the national goal of achieving self-reliance, the Opposition has claimed.Read More »
MTR: The Opposition Party has claimed that the government’s 11th Plan mid-term review reports are misleading, distorted and inflated.Read More »
But some question why alcohol is not banned
Sensitisation: Authorities were questioned about regulations related to tobacco products at a meeting between paan shop owners and the Bhutan Narcotics Control Agency (BNCA) and the Royal Bhutan Police (RBP), yesterday.
The team reported that it was a clear case of suicide
Crime: The custodial death of a 35-year-old man at the Dorokha police station, Samtse, on April 20 is a clear case of suicide, a report by an independent investigation team comprising four police officers and health officials stated.
One of the main reasons is limited production hours which could be solved if the govt. pays for overtime
Medical: Traditional hospitals in the central region have been facing a shortage of essential medicines for quite sometime now.
Meat: At this time of the year, hoteliers in Trongsa stock meat for Zhipa Saga Dawai Duechen, the auspicious fourth month of the Bhutanese calendar.Read More »
Art: Thirty-eight artists from South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Artists’ Camp are in the capital to showcase their artworks based on the theme ‘Ancient Landscape – Nature at its Best’. Karma Tshering Wangchuk, programme officer with SAARC Cultural Centre, said that the camp allows artists to share their ...Read More »
The decision was made by dzongkhag cultural officers during their sixth annual conference
Culture: Women across the country will now have to wear only ada rachu on all occasions, according to a circular from the home ministry.
Dzongkhags: Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay asked dzongdags to focus on the economy and education to make Bhutan self-reliant and secure its future, at the annual dzongdag’s conference that began yesterday.Read More »
The health ministry is conducting a survey to study prescription patterns
Medical: The health ministry is monitoring and studying the irrational prescription of medicines in the hospitals across the country.