Why we do what we do: In the Mahāyāna Buddhist practice, chabdro (སྐྱབས་འགྲོ་) or taking refuge is followed by semkye (སེམས་བསྐྱེད་) or the altruistic thought to attain enlightenment. Semkye, or jangchub semkye (བྱང་ཆུབ་སེམས་བསྐྱེད་) in its full form, literally means the cultivation of the thought of enlightenment.Read More »
LG:Those who contested in the recent local government (LG) elections in Trashigang say that state-funded election campaign funds should be provided.Read More »
The earlier deadline was December 2017 Road: While most of the work on the lateral East-West highway will be complete by the end of 2017, work on a few stretches might have to be extended by a few months, according to the government.Read More »
GC road: While blacktopping works for Tang gewog centre road in Bumthang is still underway, questions are being raised about the quality.Read More »
Road: Black topping of the Bumdeling gewog centre (GC) road in Trashiyangtse was expected to begin soon.Read More »
Lyonchoen will also be visiting Australia and India
Diplomacy: Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay will visit Thailand from October 8-10, Australia from 11-14 and India from 15 to 17, according to a ministry of foreign affairs press release.
They say that the Gondue gup-elect should not have been allowed to register given his age
Law: Two gup candidates have appealed to the Mongar dzongkhag court that the gup-elect for Gondue gewog, Dorji Tshering, produced two seperate citizenship identity cards (CID) during the recent local government elections.
… for the three-day Wangdue tshechu
Business: Around a hundred business people have set up stalls at the Tencholing military ground for the upcoming three-day Wangdue Tshechu.
Profile: Aum Yangzom, 64, who spent her entire life, taking care of people as a nurse is now a farmer who spends her day feeding cattle in a farm in Samdrupgatshel, Dewathang.Read More »
A pharmacological treatment is now available at the P’ling general hospital
Drugs: People having problems related to alcohol and drug abuse and dependency in Phuentsholing will now have the option to go for pharmacological treatment at the general hospital.Read More »