Thursday , August 25 2016
  • Indo-Bhutan energy cooperation agreement questioned

    Lack of access to basic information relating to the agreements deprive the public from knowing the potential impacts Energy: Bhutan’s diplomatic relations with India and the consequent implementation of hydropower projects are considered “politically sensitive” and could potentially prevent critical information from reaching the people, a study of the Bhutan-India energy cooperation and implementation says.

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Farmers learn how to manage their land

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Land management: Joining the rest of the 194 countries of the United Nations to Combat Desertification, Bhutan observed the World Day to Combat Desertification and Land Degradation in Wooling Chiwog in Orong gewog, yesterday.

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Govt. prepared on thromdes

... says the works and human settlement minister 
Thromde: The government is mobilising funds for the development of 16 thromdes and 20 yenlag throms said the works and human settlement minister, Dorji Choden.

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24 officers assigned for UN peacekeeping

Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay with 24 officers of the Royal Bhutan Army and Royal Bhutan Police, scheduled to leave for Mali and Darfur to serve in United Nations Peacekeeping missions.

Among them, 21 including three female officers are going for the first time
UN: Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay yesterday met with 24 officers from the Royal Bhutan Army and Royal Bhutan Police, who are leaving for Mali and Darfur as part of the United Nations Peacekeeping force.

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My Country, My Town

  • Road read: The question is whether it’s advice (while good, no doubt) for self or others or both? Photo Bidur Rai
  • Powerful wishes: Did these footballs hung from a tree have anything to do with the Leicester City victory? Photo by Tshering Doma, ICS
    Powerful wishes: Did these footballs hung from a tree have anything to do with the Leicester City victory? Photo by Tshering Doma, ICS
  • Dancing goat: Sometimes one just gets the urge to get up and shake a leg Photo by Kelzang Wangchuk, Kuensel, Thimphu