Waste Paper Recycling Unit In Bhutan Employs Ex-Drug And Alcohol Addicts

The waste paper recycling unit also manages waste, helps to keep...

Nov 17, 2018 14:34

Exploring The Usage Of Minerals In Traditional Bhutanese Medicine

One of the challenges in the usage of minerals as ingredients in...

Nov 16, 2018 15:58

Laya Central School Faces Infrastructure Constraints For Its First Batch Of Students In 2019

The current infrastructure that caters to classes up to the...

Nov 15, 2018 13:54

Bhutan’s Internet Addiction Rate Among The Highest In The Southeast Asian Region

According to a study conducted by a team of doctors, at least...

Nov 14, 2018 13:16

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Bhutan’s Internet Addiction Rate Among The Highest In The Southeast Asian Region

According to a study conducted by a team of doctors, at least four out of 10 adolescents are addicted to the internet in Bhutan.

Nov 14, 2018 13:16

11 Things To Know About Bhutan's New Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering

Dr Lotay is the president of the Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) party that won 30 of the 47 seats in Bhutan’s third general election held on Oct...

Nov 13, 2018 10:20

Conference On ‘Improving Quality and Patient Safety in Health Care’ Held In Thimphu, Attended By International Delegates

“Their Majesties have, at all times, stressed on the importance of uplifting the lives of our people by improving and ensuring that public...

Nov 11, 2018 15:38

Bhutanese Conjoined Twins Separated Successfully At Australian Hospital

The surgery was previously postponed after health screenings showed that the girls were not fit and ready to be operated on.

Nov 09, 2018 11:49

Features

Laya Central School Faces Infrastructure Constraints For Its First Batch Of Students In 2019

The current infrastructure that caters to classes up to the eighth grade was built more than two decades ago.

Nov 15, 2018 13:54

Yak Farming In Haa, Bhutan Is Becoming A Vanishing Trade

Once an important source of livelihood for the people in Uesu Gewog, yak farming has seen its popularity wane over the years as younger...

Nov 12, 2018 16:19

Efforts Made To Preserve Bhutan’s Unique Tradition Of Zhey

Zheys are described as traditional Bhutanese folk songs. They are also sometimes referred to as classical dances.

Nov 06, 2018 15:13

Cordyceps Collection, Early Marriage And Other Factors Cause Students To Drop Out Of School In Laya, Bhutan

Mr Thinley Rabgay from the Laya Central School conducted a research with a sample size of 200 collected from the vicinity in order to...

Nov 01, 2018 16:57

Sports

Female Archer Dorji Dema Hopes To Inspire More Women To Take Up Archery In Bhutan

Dorji Dema, a mother of three is among the first women in Bhutan to play in an archery tournament.

Nov 05, 2018 08:11

Bhutanese Bagged Gold In Both Men And Women’s Category In The Scenic But Gruelling Laya Run

In a gruelling race where both locals and foreigners participated, Bhutanese won gold medals in both the men and women’s category.

Oct 24, 2018 18:01

Bhutan's 'Judo Girl' Fighting For Her Sport Back Home

By competing at the Youth Olympic Games Bueno Aires 2018, 16-year-old Yangchen Wangmo is blazing a trail for judo in the small archery-mad...

Oct 10, 2018 12:45

Two Para Athletes To Represent Bhutan At 3rd Asian Para Games (6-13 Oct) In Palembang, Indonesia

Organised by the Asian Paralympic Committee, the Asian Para Games will be held from 6 - 13 October in Jakarta - Palembang, Indonesia.

Oct 06, 2018 13:06

Business

Waste Paper Recycling Unit In Bhutan Employs Ex-Drug And Alcohol Addicts

The waste paper recycling unit also manages waste, helps to keep the environment clean and reduces the import of egg trays by 50 percent.

Nov 17, 2018 14:34

According To The World Bank, Bhutan Ranked 81st In Ease Of Doing Business Report 2019

The rankings were determined by sorting the aggregate scores on 10 parameters, each consisting of several indicators.

Nov 05, 2018 15:45

Bhutan’s First Entrepreneurship Festival Held In Thimphu To Foster The Spirit Of Innovation

A book entitled “Entrepreneur Stories” was also launched at the opening of the festival. The stories are expected to encourage young...

Oct 29, 2018 15:48

Bhutan’s DHI Business Acceleration Programme Partners With the University of Texas’s IC2 Institute To Draw On Their Expertise

The press release states that DHI has hired the services of IC2 Institute under the University of Texas, USA as a partner for the programme.

Oct 16, 2018 17:08

Travel

Discover The Wonders Of The Black-Necked Crane Festival – A Day Devoted To These Graceful Birds In Bhutan

This unique festival will leave a lasting impression on you. With more than a hundred villagers participating, see the fascinating masked...

Nov 09, 2018 21:39

The Theme Of Bhutan’s Jhomolhari Festival 2018 - Living In Harmony With The Ghost of High Mountains

The theme of this year’s festival 'Living in Harmony with the Ghost of High Mountains' is centred on the conservation of the elusive yet...

Nov 02, 2018 16:20

Instead Of Professional Dancers, Students Perform Mask Dances At The Phuentsholing Festival 2018

Unlike the past years, where the Phuentsholing thromde hired masked dancers from Chukha dzongkhag, it was the students who performed the...

Oct 27, 2018 18:02

In Its Third Year, The Royal Highland Festival In Laya Showcases The Stunning Beauty Of Northern Bhutan And More

Laya was turned into a hub of celebration as the Third Royal Highland Festival got underway from 23-24 Oct 2018.

Oct 25, 2018 17:59

Lifestyle

Exploring The Usage Of Minerals In Traditional Bhutanese Medicine

One of the challenges in the usage of minerals as ingredients in traditional medicine is the rarity of minerals.

Nov 16, 2018 15:58

17th Annual National Design and Art Competition Held In Thimphu To Showcase Bhutanese Art

The competition had three categories – gho, kira and embroidery before 2017. Since then, two new categories - traditional painting and...

Nov 13, 2018 17:24

Cultural Festival To Be Held In Thimphu To Celebrate Gross National Happiness Day On 11 November

According to the press release, the GNHCB’s President, HRH Princess Kesang Choden Wangchuck and other officials would also attend the...

Nov 08, 2018 08:39

First Junior Rangers Club Formed In Merak, Bhutan With An Emphasis On Red Panda Conservation

According to the park officials, the main aim of forming the junior rangers club is to educate and encourage the young locals on...

Nov 03, 2018 15:32

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