Online auction for potatoes goes live

Farmers, who come to Phuentsholing to auction their potatoes,...

Sep 08, 2017 14:45

“The measure of a great country is how it looks after its most vulnerable people”

UN’s resident coordinator and resident representative of UNDP,...

Sep 09, 2017 21:53

WHO presents citation to Bhutan for eliminating measles

Bhutan and the Maldives became the first two countries to...

Sep 09, 2017 21:40

Green tea plantation brews good business in Samcholing

After spending 15 years of her life in Thimphu, raising children...

Sep 09, 2017 17:07

Business

Annual mega trade fair with thematic exhibition on ‘Made in Bhutan’ from 14th to 18th September

The Bhutan Chamber of Commerce and Industry will host its seventh...

Sep 02, 2017 11:34

Hoteliers for Tourist boom over the years

Bhutan ultimate gateway to tourist destinations received success...

Aug 06, 2017 19:35

Government to grip GST dialogue with India

The recent Composition Scheme of India under GST brought impact...

Aug 06, 2017 19:16

Pasakha industries resume exports

Following a week-long halt in exports due to Goods and Services...

Jul 29, 2017 16:48

Broom cultivation thrives in Sarpang

A growing number of farmers in Sarpang have taken up broom...

Jun 09, 2017 18:25

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“The measure of a great country is how it looks after its most vulnerable people”

UN’s resident coordinator and resident representative of UNDP, Gerald Daly, speaks to Kuensel’s Tshering Palden on UN and Bhutan’s...

Sep 09, 2017 21:53

WHO presents citation to Bhutan for eliminating measles

Bhutan and the Maldives became the first two countries to eliminate measles in the WHO South-East Asia Region (SEAR) before the regional...

Sep 09, 2017 21:40

Green tea plantation brews good business in Samcholing

After spending 15 years of her life in Thimphu, raising children and trailing her husband, 58-year-old Rinchen decided to return to her...

Sep 09, 2017 17:07

Bumthang cordyceps fetch the highest price ever

With a kg of cordyceps fetching Nu 2.71 million (M) in Bumthang last month, it has broken the record for the second time in a row, a report...

Sep 08, 2017 15:47
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Features

“I wanted to try”

A retired soldier, Wangda is experimenting growing crops that were not grown in Wangkha in the past

Aug 24, 2017 16:31

Exploring the alternative

To put it aptly, rural people have access to banks, but no access to loans or finance. Perhaps, it’s this notion that hydropower and tourism...

Aug 21, 2017 15:07

Gyenkhang rule man-made, says renowned Buddhist scholar

“Gyenkhang basically means the house of the protector deities: gyen stands for the guardian/ protector and khang for house. So, Gyenkhang is...

Aug 17, 2017 10:24

Historical tale of Bepzur Chukpo’s Mansion in Tang

Three floors, 27 rooms, and one great storehouse of history, Bepzur Chukpo’s Mansion, a family home turned museum at Tang Gewog in Bumthang...

Aug 11, 2017 22:00
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Sports

Olympic Council of Asia meets to enhance cooperation

Aug 25, 2017 19:39

Bhutan prepares to face Palestine

Going by the performance of the two in the last five games, Bhutan has a draw and a win against Bangladesh in AFC Asian qualifier in 2016,...

Aug 24, 2017 16:25

Bhutan likely to face India or Nepal in U-15 SAFF semifinal

Bhutan lost to Bangladesh 3-0 in the ongoing SAFF U-15 championship held in Nepal yesterday. Bhutan however emerged runners up of Group A.

Aug 23, 2017 17:07

Bhutan humiliate Sri Lanka

Bhutan demolished Sri Lanka 6-0 in their final group A match to book a semi-final place in the 2017 SAFF U15 Championship at the ANFA...

Aug 21, 2017 15:30
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Opinion

Green is Good

The Pedestrians’ Day was a significant one. Not just because people walked to offices on that particular day. It was significant because the...

Aug 26, 2017 17:03

Fate of the print publications?

The market situation in the country, costly print edition, maintaining nationwide reach, and professionals required to keep the paper...

Aug 25, 2017 19:25

Inaccessible access to information

There has been so much reiteration on the importance of communication, transparency and openness for that matter, but these are just...

Aug 24, 2017 16:20

Civil service setbacks

All said and done, we just can’t ignore that there are loopholes in the civil service rules and regulations. Why would a civil servant...

Aug 23, 2017 17:10
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