Sunday , February 26 2017
  • Looking back at the year of theMonkey

    When we turn the pages of Bhutan’s history, Bhutanese will remember 2016 as a year of profound significance, a year of Tendril that was never matched before. It was a year of celebrations- celebrating our successes.

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The Art of Giving raises more than Nu 500,000

Community: As a part of the Art of Giving event held at the Voluntary Artists’ Studio in Thimphu (VAST) on November 27, more than Nu 500,000 worth of artwork, souvenirs, and silverware, among others, were auctioned.

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A competition in vocational skills

Around 60 participants are taking part in the skills competition Skills: Dawa Choden, 24, has come all the way from the Chumey Institute of Civil Engineering in Bumthang to showcase her skills at an ongoing skills competition at the Technical Training Institute in Khuruthang, Punakha.

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Respect rules of the visa: Australian Ambassador

Australia’s High Commissioner to India and ambassador to Bhutan, Harinder Sidhu, who was in the capital last week spoke to Kuensel’s Tashi Dema on the Australia Awards scholarship and way forward.
Q&A: If you could tell us why the Australian government reconsidered Bhutan for this scholarship?

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Chilli prices skyrocket

Government launches ambitious plan to meet demand for import-restricted vegetables by this winter
Market: The shortage of chillies in the market have caused prices in many towns to skyrocket.

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Differences in Bhutan-China border dispute minimised

…the report of the joint technical field survey helped in doing so
Assembly: Bhutan-China relations depends on how well the two countries settle the border dispute, according to the foreign minister, Damcho Dorji, who spoke on the issue during the National Council’s Question Hour session yesterday.

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MPs interpret Supreme Court writ

They also blamed each other for contradicting provisions of the Constitution
Assembly: The National Assembly’s Question and Answer session yesterday was overshadowed by members blaming and accusing each other for going against the Constitution.

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My Country, My Town

My Country, My Town