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“Bhutan is an important country for Helvetas”

President of HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation Elmar Ledergerber is in the country to celebrate 40 years of Bhutan – Helvetas cooperation.  He shares with Kuensel’s Sonam Pelden, his views on development and the changes over the years in his journey as a student journalist, a politician and as a non- government organization worker

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Villagers to their school’s rescue

With the road blocked, villagers are transporting school rations

Farm Road: Villagers of remote Taksha, Tsara and Silli in Wangduephodrang don’t want their village school closed with students busy preparing for the final examinations. They would do anything to keep it going.

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Four-year-old fire victim dies

Update: A four-year-old girl, one of the four children who were referred to Thimphu referral hospital on October 19 after they suffered more than 40 to 50 percent burn in a fire at the Chinese Lane in Jaigoan, died yesterday.

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Tourist dies in accident at Chelela

Accident: A 62 year-old Indian tourist from Kolkata, West Bengal died on impact when the vehicle she was traveling in veered off about 75 metres below the road at Chelela yesterday afternoon.

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