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His Majesty offers prayers for late Amir

His Majesty The King offered prayers and a thousand butterlamps for His Highness the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah at the Samdrupjongkhar Rabdey Dratshang yesterday morning. His Majesty is on a tour of the east and south of Bhutan, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Gyaltshab, Prime Minister, and Chairperson of the National Council. 

Security guard held for murder

A man in his early 20s was found dead in a bush on the night of September 27 near Kuengarabten.

The deceased who is from Samcholing is said to have suffered a head injury and cut on the neck.

Saving Paro from another planning disaster

Local leaders of Paro have changed their minds. They are now not happy with the Paro Valley Development Project, a 20-year development and land use plan for the preservation of cultural landscape, topography and the natural environment among others. There is pressure on the limited land available for construction. Land value has soared overnight and […]

Poor chilli yield worries farmers

Chilli, one of the main source of income for the farmers of Bemji, Trongsa has failed this year leaving villagers worried.

At this time of the year usually the farmers begin to harvest and sell chillies.