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Theatre youth camp ends today

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Youth: Forty-seven students and 11 teachers from various schools in the country exhibited their acting skills by performing skits on various social and health issues faced by adolescents such as substance and alcohol abuse during the five-day youth camp on theatre that ends today.

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SD Eastern coal company cleared of illegal mining

Verdict: The Supreme Court in a landmark judgment overturned the verdicts of the lower courts and cleared SD Eastern Bhutan Coal Company Ltd (SDEBCCL) of any wrongdoing in the excess excavation case worth more than Nu 1.14 billion in restitution money.

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All five escaped detainees arrested

Two other men were also arrested for helping the escapees Update:Following a massive manhunt, the Royal Bhutan Police have arrested the two detainees who escaped from the Thimphu city police station’s detention centre, from a forest between Wangkha and Taktikothi in Chukha on December 27.

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Strengthening sex and health education

Around 80 youth are attending the two-day workshop

Youth: For Sonam Dema, a third year BA student of Taktse college, sexual reproductive education and the health rights of women and girls is not a matter to shy away from but one to discuss openly so that with better understanding, the right decisions are made.

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Trongsa extends Chunjapang waste disposal site

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Waste: The extended waste disposal site at Chunjapang in Trongsa is expected to accommodate wastes for another 30 years. The old disposal site, which is about four kilometres away from Trongsa towards Zhemgang, was extended after it was filled a few years ago.

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My Country, My Town

My Country, My Town