Sunday , October 22 2017
  • SOEs to implement six months maternity leave from 2018

    Except for three state owned enterprises (SOE), which have already implemented it, the remaining 12 companies would have to implement the revised maternity leave from three months to six months from January next year as per the Cabinet’s directives.

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Non-Wood Forest Products need attention

There are 130 non-wood forest product (NWFP) management groups in 17 dzongkhags, involving more than 4,500 rural households as members, according to a deputy chief forestry officer, Sonam Peldon.

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Picture story

Yeshi Tsheyang Zam, 11, launched her book, Khakey, in front of a packed audience at the Royal University of Bhutan on August 25 in Thimphu.

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Gelephu-Assam Highway opens to traffic

With two JCBs, an excavator, a road roller and 10 tripper trucks deployed to reconstruct the washed away portion of the Gelephu-Assam highway on August 26, the road is now open to traffic.

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Nimtola school stocks ration for monsoon

At this time last year, Nimtola Primary School in Dagana ran out of ration to feed its students. As monsoons blocked roads and cut off the school completely, rations had to be airlifted to the school.

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My karma is to tell stories: Ashwin Sanghi

Among the 21 Indian writers and speakers, who were in the country to participate in the Mountain Echoes, the most celebrated literature festival in the country, 48-year old writer and entrepreneur, Ashwin Sanghi, from Mumbai, Maharashtra, participated for the seventh time.

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