Tuesday , March 28 2017

Latest News

World Wetland Day celebrated in Phobjikha

Gangtey-Phobjikha Ramsar Site formally inaugurated

Event: The Gangtey-Phobjikha Ramsar Site was formally inaugurated during the World Wetland Day celebration held at the Phobjikha Central School, yesterday.

Read More »

ECB calls for by-election in Dangchu gewog

LG: Even as the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) concluded the historic second local government (LG) elections in September last year, some local governments remain handicapped due to a lack of elected members.

Read More »

17 takins dead at Motithang takin preserve

Blood samples have been sent to Bangkok, Thailand to establish the cause of death

Wildlife: Seventeen takins at the Motithang takin preserve in Thimphu died in less than a week since January 24 while three are under observation as of yesterday.

Read More »

Tiger spotted in Lamaigonpa in Bumthang

Wildlife: A camera trap set by a team from the Ugyen Wanchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) in Bumthang captured images of a tiger roaming in their research preserve near Lamaigonpa Dzong for the first time.

Read More »