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Ambassadors call on Lyonchoen Tshering Tobgay

The Ambassador of Cuba to Bhutan, Oscar Israel Martinez Cordoves, the Ambassador of Pakistan Rafiuzzaman Siddiqui, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation Andreas Baum  and the Ambassador of United Arab Emirates Dr Ahmed Abdulrahman Albanna, presented their credentials to His Majesty The King at the Tashichhodzong yesterday

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Man acquitted in drug case

Verdict: Thimphu district court’s bench II acquitted a 29-year old man yesterday who was charged for illicit trafficking of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.

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Camp Raven in S/J concludes

More than 200 students participated in the camp Youth: This time, instead of spending his winter vacation doing temporary jobs at construction sites, 16-year-old Samten Dukpa participated in Camp Raven instead.

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PM meets Japanese Olympic gold medalist

Athletics: Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay met Naoko Takahashi, an Olympic gold medalist from Japan at the Gyalyong Tshogkhang yesterday, according to a press release from the Prime Minister’s Office.

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BBS seeks media tribunal’s intervention

The national broadcaster was fined by BICMA after airing a story on Khyentse Rinpoche’s film Hema Hema, which is currently barred

Media: The Bhutan Broadcasting Service (BBS) will not accept the allegations and penalties imposed by the Bhutan InfoComm and Media Authority (BICMA) for broadcasting a story on Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait, a film by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche.

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