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Mass chilli plantation in Chimipang

The mass plantation is one of the government’s interventions aimed at meeting local demand through local production  A mass commercial chilli plantation was carried out at Chimipang in Lobesa, Punakha, on March 18.

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Her Majesty the Queen Mother Tshering Pem Wangchuck who is the president of the Youth Development Fund (YDF) graced the inauguration ceremony of a bridge, named the Kuenphen Zam, in Tshaluna yesterday.

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Bhutan’s national goals aligned with SDGs

As Bhutan strides into the last mile of its graduation from the Least Developed Country (LDC) category, the country needs to share its stories and innovations that allow policy makers around the world to take happiness seriously,  Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay said during the Round Table Meeting that concluded two days ago.

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OAG reviews Chang gup’s illegal land transactions

The sitting gup of Chang, Kanjur, has been implicated for alleged encroachment of government land, deception and forgery in connection with the illegal registration of more than three acres of Tsamdro (pasture land) in Chang Debsi, Thimphu.

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30 years later, farmers of Samrang to cultivate paddy again

The villagers of Samrang vividly remember the last time they planted paddy in their fields. It was in 1985. An acute shortage of water caused them to stop cultivating paddy. But before they were able to solve the water shortage problem, the 1990s security issue arose causing many to leave their lands.

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Police detains man for alleged rape and murder

The victim and suspect were Facebook friends and had never met prior to the incident A single mother in Gomtu, who lost her only daughter recently after a man she met on Facebook allegedly murdered her, said girls should be careful of who they meet on social media.

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