Rap ​Gaining Popularity Among Bhutanese Youth

“With the help of rap, I could channel all my thoughts and...

Oct 23, 2017 15:05

Tandin Dorji Crowned as Best Archer

Tandin Dorji is now crowned as the best archer in the two-day BAF...

Oct 23, 2017 07:17

Trongsa to get its First Business Incubation Centre

A business incubation centre will be set up in Tangsibji Gewog in...

Oct 22, 2017 11:30

Singaporean Woman Helps a Leprosy Couple

A Singaporean woman helped renovate their one storied dwelling...

Oct 22, 2017 10:12

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Rap ​Gaining Popularity Among Bhutanese Youth

“With the help of rap, I could channel all my thoughts and feelings. I can say that rap can also be helpful for young people with depression...

Oct 23, 2017 15:05

Rural Bhutan Grapples with the Misuse of Social Media

While the penetration of social media has enhanced communication and transformed the information sharing culture in rural Bhutan, users are...

Oct 21, 2017 14:59

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

Features

Singaporean Woman Helps a Leprosy Couple

A Singaporean woman helped renovate their one storied dwelling and provided the family with mattresses and rations to last a few months....

Oct 22, 2017 10:12

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

Sports

Tandin Dorji Crowned as Best Archer

Tandin Dorji is now crowned as the best archer in the two-day BAF International Style Compound Archery Competition held in the capital....

Oct 23, 2017 07:17

A Dream Come True for Thinley Dorji

Standing on the victory podium with the national anthem playing in the background, his torso wrapped with the national flag and a gold medal...

Oct 21, 2017 08:21

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

Business

Trongsa to get its First Business Incubation Centre

A business incubation centre will be set up in Tangsibji Gewog in Trongsa. The centre, a first of its kind in the dzongkhag, is expected to...

Oct 22, 2017 11:30

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

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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