Bhutan could have produced 2,400 MT of e-waste in 2016

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It has been more than a year since officials from the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DITT) said that an e-waste management entity would be created in the 2016-17 fiscal year to manage the mounting e-waste.

Drug abuse among students highest in Thimphu

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Of the total 4,668 students recorded for abusing drugs in 2016, about 4,000 are from schools in Thimphu, education minister Norbu Wangchuk said at the National Assembly during the question hour session on May 26.

Six business ideas awarded prizes

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Of the 105 entries for the business idea competition of Bhutan (BICOB) 2017, six were awarded cash prizes at the TechPark in Thimphu yesterday.

Bhutan to receive normal to slightly normal rainfall

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According to the third National Climate Outlook Forum (NCOF-3), Bhutan will have normal to slightly normal rainfall during monsoon this year.

Water woes of Tsirangtoed

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Whenever there is a high-level official visiting Tsirangtoed, one of the top priority issues that the people raise is the acute drinking water shortage.

Breaking the menstruation taboo

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She was nine when she first got her period. “Am I hurt?” asked Karma Wangmo (name changed) to her mother.

Berti farmers take up watermelon business

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The fields once left fallow in Berti village in Zhemgang are now filled with watermelons.

Population count begins tomorrow

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A total of 9,572 enumerators recruited to conduct the second Population and Housing Census of Bhutan (PHCB) began updating the household lists across the country starting yesterday.

PHCB counts Bhutanese living across the border

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Bhutanese living across the border will have to come to the thromde for the Population and Housing Census of Bhutan (PHCB) census on May 30. There are about 1,700 families that make about 5,500 Bhutanese living in Jaigaon.

Takin, Hotshotz win B- League Basketball Championship

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The Pepsi B-League Basketball Championship finals were played between Takin and Dragon for men’s division and between Dragonflies and Hotshotz for women’s at the Swimming Pool Complex on May 27.

The national call to get counted

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After a decade, Bhutan’s second population and housing census begins tomorrow.

Picture story

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Buddhist nun Emma Slade (Ani Pema Deki) signs her book “Set…

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Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party chooses former ACC chairperson Dasho Neten Zangmo as the party President