Influenza B outbreak in Paro under control

An outbreak of Influenza B last week has infected more than 500…
  Trucks laden with boulders have remained stuck in Gelephu for the past 15 days 

Boulder business hits rock bottom in Gelephu

Hundreds of trucks have been lying ideal for about 15 days, as boulder export business in Gelephu has come to a standstill. Gelephu opened its gates to export of boulders to Bangladesh in November last year. The business flourished in its initial days as exporters swarmed the Moa Khola to collect stones and boulders.  

Deep down under the surface

The Department of Forest and Park Services (DoFPS) and Department…

MHPA awaits grid sync

While one unit of the 720 MW Mangdechhu Hydro Power Authority…
Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen with participants of the disaster response training and members of Bhutan Red Cross Society in Thimphu yesterday.

BRCS celebrates 2nd foundation day

Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen met with the participants of a training…
Yaks carry electric poles to Soe gewog

When stocks run dry in the highlands

The quality control group from the Food Corporation of Bhutan…

Police investigate defamation case

Thimphu police is investigating a defamation case filed by the…

Conservation vs. economic benefits

The establishment of human-wildlife conflict endowment fund is…

National gender equality policy in the offing

A draft national gender equality policy under review by the Gross…
The reconstruction was completed in March last year

Reconstruction of Yongla Goenpa completed

The reconstruction of Yongla Riwo Pelbar Dargeycholing Goenpa…
Of the 306 LPG cylinders, about 15 were damaged in the accident

LPG laden truck tumbles at Ossey

A truck carrying 306 liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders veered…
Eager: Students wait for the departmental tournament to start

Artificial turf revives football in Samtse

Samtse was once known for producing quality footballers in the…

Tent collapses in Tencholing

Strong winds collapsed a tent pitched for the moenlam chenmo at the Tencholing Training Centre ground in Wangdue today afternoon. The tent collapsed on the devotees around 1pm, just as the session was about to resume after lunch. Several devotees were reportedly injured and taken to Bajo hospital. More than a thousand devotees are attending the moenlam chenmo.