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Exhibition on Tashi Gomangs on Saturday

A Tashi Gomang (File Photo)

The venue of the three-month exhibition is the Royal Textile Academy in Thimphu  
Culture: An exhibition titled Tashi Gomang: A National Treasure of Bhutan will be held at the Royal Textile Academy (RTA) on November 5. Tsugla Lopen Samten Dorji will inaugurate the exhibition.

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Major changes to curriculum being considered

One of these include whether the current assessment system is still relevant
Education: School textbooks for some subjects like history might be done away with if the education ministry finds that students can learn better from online references and Youtube it was pointed out at the national school curriculum conference, which ended on October 31.

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Total public debt at Nu 164.75 billion

The risk is however considered low
Debt: The country’s total public debt as of September 2016 is Nu 164.75 billion, showing an increase of Nu 4.19 billion or 2.6 percent compared with June this year, a recent report from the finance ministry reveals.

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11 black-necked cranes arrive in Phobjikha

457 black-necked cranes were recorded in Phobjikha last year (Photo credit: Black-necked crane visitor centre)

The cranes will continue to arrive until December and stay till March 
Migration: Around 11 black-necked cranes have arrived in Phobjikha as of yesterday, with the first lone adult crane arriving on October 22.

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A manual for consistent laws

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Legislation: Clear, specific, and unambiguous legislation is necessary for the country to be governed well, for the state apparatus to function appropriately and for state finances be managed effectively. Otherwise, misinterpretations or disputes, could delay governance.

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My Country, My Town

My Country, My Town