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275 receive diplomas at 20th RIM convocation

Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay and labour minister Ngeema Sangay Tshempo with Post Graduate Diploma in National Law graduates of the 20th Royal Institute of Management convocation

Convocation: Of the 275 candidates who received their diplomas for successfully completing their courses during the 20th convocation of the Royal Institute of Management in Thimphu yesterday, only 95 of them were women.

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Defendants question plaintiff’s reputation in defamation case

Legal: Freelance journalist Namgay Zam, in her third rebuttal yesterday, submitted that if the plaintiff fails to prove the actual damage, the defamation suit be declared cantankerous litigation and the plaintiff, Sonam Phuntsho be held accountable and be made to pay appropriate damages to the defendants.

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Landslides threaten Yomzor village

Local Govt. leaders say budget insufficient to construct retaining walls
Infrastructure: The Khar gup, Ngajay Dorji and Chongshing mangmi, Namkha Dorji, in Pemagatshel requested additional budget from the dzongkhag to construct protection walls and drains along the Tsebar Ngangray to Khawar Gonpa farm road in Khar gewog, during the dzongkhag tshogdu held on October 25.

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Patients irked at having to go to private clinics

Lack of an early-detection test facility is causing the referrals

Dengue: Patients visiting the Phuentsholing general hospital to check if they have been infected by dengue are not happy that they are being asked to go to private clinics instead for the test.

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Dzongkhalum block to be cleared in a week

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Connnectivity: The Dzongkhalum roadblock is expected to be cleared in a week’s time following after the road was again closed to traffic since October 12 when the filled-in gorge was washed away by a stream.

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