• Chief Election Commissioner Chogyal Dago Rigdzin declares the official results of the general election yesterday at Democracy House, Thimphu

    Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa won 54 percent of the total votes

    The Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) officially declared Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT), which won 30 constituencies as the third elected government yesterday. The Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), which won in 17 constituencies, was declared the opposition party.

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Bhutan Telecom introducing WiFi hotspots

… as another move to decongest its 3G network 

ICT: As part of its effort to decongest its 3G network, Bhutan Telecom (BT) is re-introducing public WiFi hotspots in the Thimphu core area.

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Rain and snow in next 48 hours

Weather: Department of Hydro Met Services has forecast light to moderate rain  across the country within next 48 hours. Places above 2500 meters from sea level and high passes are likely to receive light to moderate snowfalls.

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Desuups collect 10 metric tonnes of waste

Waste: High up north of Thimphu main is a commanding viewpoint that is famous for many other things besides. From here southward, the city sprawls like a sleepless behemoth. This is Sangaygang where BBS’s giant tower stands tall, piercing into the deep blue of the sky on clear winter days.

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