• 200 BEd graduates unemployed 

    For the last seven months, about 200 Bachelors in Education (BEd) graduates from Paro and Samtse Colleges of Education have been waiting for vacancies on contract-recruitment to be announced.

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Minjiwoong Central School in Jomotsangkha, Samdrupjongkhar welcomes its new Class PP students on February 19 with khadars and a school bag each.   (Photo: Minjiwoong Central School Facebook page)

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No takers for local training providers, claim owners

The overseas employment programme and the outsourcing of short-term training programmes outside the country have severely affected their business, according to owners of private training institutes. One of the members of National Assembly’s economic and finance committee, Dorji Wangdi, who met with representatives from local training providers on February 18 …

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From literature to farming  

What has literature got to do with farming?  A young farmer has found the answer. If Shakespeare cultivated words, literature student, Kamana Gurung has found solace in the bounty of nature, the rural landscape, plants and trees and taken cultivation literally.

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Mongar’s own flower exhibition

When officials and business communities in Mongar were assigned to prepare for a flower exhibition to be held in the town today, they approached a young horticulture enthusiast to collect flowers. 

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No complaint on sexual harassment at workplace reported to RCSC

Except for two verbal complaints of sexual harassment at workplace reported through the telephone, the “Go to Person” (GtP) has to date not received any written complaint from civil servants. The Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) instituted GtP on July 3 last year to help civil servants report incidences related …

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 Preparations are underway in Mongar town for a flower exhibition, which will be held tomorrow to commemorate the birth anniversary of His Majesty The King

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Three men convicted for trafficking hashish

Punakha court last week convicted three men for trafficking cannabis and its derivatives and sentenced them to prison terms ranging between five years and eight months to five years and three months. Rinchen Gyeltshen is sentenced to five years, eight months for trafficking of hashish and cannabis, Tandin Peljor to …

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Domkhar milk processing unit in need of space

Without a separate shed and space, Domkhar milk-processing unit in Kanglung, Trashigang has struggled to sell products and maintain cleanliness. The unit is operated as a cooperative and functions from the chairman’s temporary shed located above the Kanglung-Trashigang highway. The group received orders from the dzongkhag administration to dismantle the …

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Placement of Class XI students in private schools to complete tomorrow

The ministry of education is expected to complete the admission of all class XI students in private schools on government scholarships by tomorrow and claims to upload the placement orders on the ministry’s website. The ministry is providing full scholarship to class X students in 21 private schools across the …

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