• Issues that render LGs ineffective

    Limited understanding of the roles of local governments (LGs) at the local level and lack of LG administrations’ capacity to implement decisions have affected the effective functioning of Dzongkhag Tshogdus (DTs) and Gewog Tshogdes (GTs), a study has revealed.

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Bhutan and Bangladesh to increase cooperation

Diplomacy: Bangladesh is willing to protect Bhutan’s interest in relation to the Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) sub-regional cooperation group, which last year signed an agreement that allows cross-border movement of vehicles.

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PM’s maiden visit to Nichula brings hope

Tour: A motor bridge over Punatsangchhu and adequate electric fencing were the two major promises, among several others, that Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay made in his first visit to Nichula gewog in Lhamoizingkha, Dagana yesterday.

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Conserving the Golden Mahseer

At least 15,000 of the fish will be released into the Mangdechhu as dams will block their migratory route

Conservation: Around 7,000 Golden Mahseer fingerlings will be released into the Mangdechhu in September by the National Centre for Aquaculture Research in Gelephu.

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