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Monitoring irrational medicine prescription

The health ministry is conducting a survey to study prescription patterns
Medical: The health ministry is monitoring and studying the irrational prescription of medicines in the hospitals across the country.

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Govt. cyber security team formed

ICT: With the country developing, both public and private organisations are focusing on e-governance. Various agencies are now rolling out many of their services online.

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Project MyBhutan comes online

Each trip to Bhutan purchased on the travel platform will contribute to Tarayana Foundation's efforts to empower rural communities 
Tourism: MyBhutan, a social enterprise that aims to create a better Bhutan through initiatives that target Bhutan’s most pressing issues, was launched April 25, according to a press release from the project.

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Relocation to Denchi to begin soon

Land: Questions are being raised in Pemagatshel on the delay to relocate the town to Denchi. It has been more than a decade since the intention to relocate the present town to Denchi, 18km away, was announced.

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Majority accepts Wangdue thromde structure plan

Thromde: The existing telecom office near Wangdue Dzong and Wangdue lower secondary school will be relocated to create space for the dzong on completion of the reconstruction project, as per the draft structure plan of Wangdue thromde.

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Drukair’s aircraft grounded for five more weeks

Drukair is currently awaiting a ferry clearance from Airbus to fly the aircraft to Singapore 

Aviation: The national airline’s Airbus A319 that was damaged by a freak hailstorm over Guwahati, India on April 16 will remain grounded for about four to five more weeks.

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Non-functional public toilets in Trongsa town

Service: With the only two public toilets in Trongsa town closed for renovations, visitors especially if new to the town should be mindful of not loitering around for long unless they are okay with relieving themselves behind bushs.

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Exhibition to encourage the young

Art: Nehru-Wangchuck Cultural Centre in Thimphu yesterday opened a solo exhibition by Dorji Gyeltshen to encourage aesthetic appreciation for contemporary art and to motivate interest in the creative art among youth.

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