Tuesday , October 24 2017
safola

Latest News

Jomotshangkha residents face acute shortage of water

It’s been more than a month since residents of Jomotshangkha town in Samdrupjongkhar are struggling with an acute shortage of drinking water. There are about 2,000 residents in Jomotshangkha. One of the residents, Needrup Dorji, said that although they faced water problems frequently, it has worsened this time since they did not have water for more than a month.

Read More »

Zorilla is Trashigang’s nyagoe

After two consecutive unsuccessful attempts, Karma Wangchuk, 38, who is popularly known as Zorilla is selected as Trashigang dzongkhag’s nyagoe (strong man). He will represent the dzongkhag during the final nyagoe competition in Thimphu, which will be held later this year.

Read More »

Cardamom price plummets

Fresh cardamoms have arrived in the market in Phuentsholing but with price plummeting in the last two years, the spice is today fetching one of the lowest prices.

Read More »

Paro students to monitor traffic near schools

Paro police trained students of five schools on basic traffic rules and traffic controlling methods last week. About 20 students from each school will monitor traffic during peak hours in the mornings and evenings at the road junction near their schools.

Read More »

You are what you eat!

For a healthy life, one should be aware of the power of food and have self-control and determination towards the choice for healthy food.

Read More »

Picture story

As part of the Nationwide Financial Literacy Roadshow, the Governor and officials of the Royal Monetary Authority and financial institutions were in Paro on August 25.

Read More »

Machinery distributed

In a handing-taking ceremony, agriculture minister Yeshey Dorji handed over an excavator and a backhoe each to the 20 dzongdags in Bumthang yesterday.

Read More »