Condom Vending Machines in Phuentshogling Fully Utilised

The folks in Phuentshogling are making good use of the recently...

Oct 20, 2017 18:33

Organic Vegetables on Platter for Students

Come 2018 and students of Daga Central School in Dagana will get...

Oct 20, 2017 11:23

Resumption of Flights to Gelephu and Yonphula Opens Up New Opportunities

Drukair’s flights to Gelephu and Yonphula look set to resume by...

Oct 19, 2017 16:52

Remittances from Youths Working in the Middle East

Remittances from Bhutanese youth working in the middle-east was...

Oct 19, 2017 13:12

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Condom Vending Machines in Phuentshogling Fully Utilised

The folks in Phuentshogling are making good use of the recently installed condom vending machines. Over the past two months, more than 8,000...

Oct 20, 2017 18:33

Resumption of Flights to Gelephu and Yonphula Opens Up New Opportunities

Drukair’s flights to Gelephu and Yonphula look set to resume by Dec 2017. Projected to fly thrice a week, these two domestic airports were...

Oct 19, 2017 16:52

Cabinet Seeks to Establish Medical College

The proposal should explain how the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWNRH) can be used as a teaching hospital. The health...

Oct 16, 2017 11:15

6th Anniversary of Bhutan's Royal Wedding

Today, 13 October 2017 marks the 6th anniversary of the fairytale wedding between the King of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and...

Oct 13, 2017 11:12

Features

Organic Vegetables on Platter for Students

Come 2018 and students of Daga Central School in Dagana will get to consume various organic vegetables that are grown in their locality. The...

Oct 20, 2017 11:23

Gyms for Monks

Monks of the Lekshey Juney Shedra in Punakha said that the recently installed open-air gym has helped them lead healthier and more active...

Oct 16, 2017 15:47

Spiritual Essence of Offering Ku-Sung-Thug-Ghi-Mendrel

Ku-Sung-Thug-Ghi-Mendrel is one of the integral parts of religious offerings in Buddhism. It is also believed to be one of the best ways to...

Oct 14, 2017 06:02

Traditional Process of Dyeing Woollen Yarns at Risk of Dying Out

The traditional method of dyeing woollen yarns to weave Yathra in Bumthang is hardly practiced today. Yathra weaving is native to Bumthang...

Oct 13, 2017 06:44

Sports

Bhutan Drops to 190 in Latest FIFA Ranking

Bhutan dropped 16 places to 190 in the latest FIFA rankings released yesterday.

Oct 18, 2017 14:56

Promoting Cricket at Grassroot Level

The Bhutan Cricket Council Board (BCCB) has reached over 1,500 students as part of its grassroots programme which started last week. The...

Oct 17, 2017 17:54

Basketball Federation Renews MoU with Pepsi

The Bhutan Basketball Federation (BBF) will receive Nu 1m with Pepsi annually for the next three years, starting next year.

Oct 15, 2017 13:58

Bhutan wins 1 gold, 2 bronze at 9th WBPF Championships

Bhutan’s Thinley Dorji won a gold medal in the Men’s Athletic Physique (for heights up to 1.82m) category at the World Bodybuilding and...

Oct 09, 2017 08:15

Business

Remittances from Youths Working in the Middle East

Remittances from Bhutanese youth working in the middle-east was around Nu 204 million last year according to records maintained by the...

Oct 19, 2017 13:12

Hydropower Revenue to be Set Aside as Part of Stabilisation Fund

The revenue generated by the three major hydropower projects - Mangdechhu and Punatsangchhu I and II will be set aside as part of the...

Oct 18, 2017 10:52

Another Techpark in Bhutan by 2019

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) will establish another Techpark by 2019. This is geared towards addressing...

Oct 17, 2017 09:38

Entrepreneurship Course Equips Youth with Business Skills

More than 30 out of school youths are learning how to make banana bread, chips, fruit wine and cardamom tea at a basic entrepreneurship...

Oct 15, 2017 15:21

Opinion

Green is Good

The Pedestrians’ Day was a significant one. Not just because...

Aug 26, 2017 17:03

Fate of the print publications?

The market situation in the country, costly print edition,...

Aug 25, 2017 19:25

Inaccessible access to information

There has been so much reiteration on the importance of...

Aug 24, 2017 16:20

Civil service setbacks

All said and done, we just can’t ignore that there are loopholes...

Aug 23, 2017 17:10

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