International Archives Day Highlights The Importance Of Conserving Rare Bhutanese Artefacts

There are about 30 documents at the library’s exhibition that...

Jun 17, 2018 17:51

Bhutanese Sonam Rigzin Played As Goalkeeper For His Team ‘King Cobra’ In The F4F World Championship In Russia

Sonam Rigzin walked into the Sapsena Arena in Russia bearing the...

Jun 16, 2018 08:45

Mountain Echoes Literary Festival Returns On Aug 23 - Here's Why You Should Attend

This year's festival celebrates 50 years of diplomatic relations...

Jun 15, 2018 00:32

Mountain Hazelnuts Ventures Train Unemployed Youth To Come Up With Feasible Business Ideas

Similar training programmes are in the pipeline and will be held...

Jun 15, 2018 00:04

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Bhutan Achieves 47% Self-Sufficiency In Rice Production

Rice constitutes 53 percent of the daily dietary energy requirement for the Bhutanese.

Jun 13, 2018 15:34

Constructive Steps Need To Be Taken For Bhutan To Become 100% Organic

Various measures need to be taken for Bhutan to become 100% organic by 2020.

Jun 06, 2018 15:26

Himalica – EU Funded Project To Be Incorporated In Bhutan’s 12th Plan

Himalica has promoted climate-resilient practices, community-based micro planning and sustainable land management in Bhutan.

Jun 01, 2018 14:48

EU-Bhutan Trade Support Project Launched To Promote Brand Bhutan

Since 1982, the EU and Bhutan has worked together in various development projects.

May 28, 2018 19:35

Features

International Archives Day Highlights The Importance Of Conserving Rare Bhutanese Artefacts

There are about 30 documents at the library’s exhibition that include gold written scripts, which date back to the 13th century.

Jun 17, 2018 17:51

Biggest Achievement For The 11th Plan Is Happiness In Bhutan

The biggest achievement of the last five years is that people are happy.

Jun 14, 2018 15:38

Tsirang Initiates A Ban On Plastic Bags While Encouraging The Use Of Clean Bhutan’s Biodegradable Jute Bags

The dzongkhag administration has agreed to set up a stall where vendors and customers can buy biodegradable bags and jute bags.

Jun 12, 2018 15:48

Community Based Care Centre Seeks To Establish Commercial Flower Farming For People Living With HIV

The community based care centre also offers a range of services to individuals and families infected and affected by HIV & AIDS.

Jun 11, 2018 14:27

Sports

Bhutanese Sonam Rigzin Played As Goalkeeper For His Team ‘King Cobra’ In The F4F World Championship In Russia

Sonam Rigzin walked into the Sapsena Arena in Russia bearing the Bhutanese national flag to open the finals.

Jun 16, 2018 08:45

Off To Russia: 2 Young Ambassadors Gearing Up For Football For Friendship Event In Moscow

Young footballer Rigzin Tenzin and young journalist Kinley Deki Yangzom, both 12, will be on their way to Moscow this Friday.

Jun 06, 2018 12:27

Bhutan-India Friendship Tennis Tournament Underway In Thimphu

The tournament received more than 20 players from the seven states of India and 45 players from Bhutan.

May 31, 2018 18:10

Taiwanese Athlete Tommy Chen Endures Huge Sores On Feet During 200km Marathon In Bhutan

The sores were so bad he said he could see flesh.

May 31, 2018 16:17

Business

Mountain Hazelnuts Ventures Train Unemployed Youth To Come Up With Feasible Business Ideas

Similar training programmes are in the pipeline and will be held in other eastern dzongkhags in future.

Jun 15, 2018 00:04

Monk Turned Entrepreneur Produces Egg Trays In Bhutan To Minimise Imports From India

Thinley's egg trays are sold at a more competitive price than those imported from India.

Jun 10, 2018 15:42

Ban On Indian Chillies Increases Demand For Trashiyangtse's Chillies In Bhutan

The ban has encouraged Bhutanese farmers to produce and sell more chillies.

Jun 04, 2018 15:08

The Potential Of Acquiring Baking Skills In Bhutan

Trainees can apply for the priority sector lending scheme started by the government to start their business in Bhutan.

Jun 02, 2018 14:27

Travel

Man Who Bagpipes Around The World Makes Bhutan The 82nd Country He's Played At

The wandering piper says Bhutan is the only place a “Scottish man feels right at home”, where people don’t question why he’s in a skirt.

Jun 12, 2018 12:50

Birds Of Bhutan

Bhutan is considered one of the top birding spots in the world.

Jun 09, 2018 08:32

Traditional Art Of Making Wooden Bowls (Dhapas) Thrives In Trashiyangtse

There is a strong demand for Trashiyangtse's dhapas and dzas both locally and internationally.

May 30, 2018 18:13

Yathra Weaving – A Specialty In Bumthang Which Brings Income And Villagers Together

For tourists, Yathra products are popular and unique souvenirs from Bumthang.

May 21, 2018 21:07

Lifestyle

Mountain Echoes Literary Festival Returns On Aug 23 - Here's Why You Should Attend

This year's festival celebrates 50 years of diplomatic relations between Bhutan and India.

Jun 15, 2018 00:32

Anthony Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown' Episode On Bhutan To Be Aired On June 24

Bhutan will be the finale episode for Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown' Season 11.

Jun 14, 2018 19:48

Art Exhibition ‘Land Of The Thunder Dragon’ Held To Celebrate 50 Years Of Bhutan–India Relations

Artworks by 16 Indian and four Bhutanese artists were shown at the exhibition.

Jun 09, 2018 14:55

Food Review: Tantalise Your Tastebuds At Little Vietnam

Indulge in some delectable Vietnamese cuisine in a setting with tranquil ambience.

Jun 07, 2018 15:28

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