Bhutan Centre for Media and Democracy (BCMD) and UNICEF is training 20 adolescents including five nuns from Drubthob Thangtong Dewachen Nunnery and five monks from Dechen Phodrang Monastery in Basic Photography.
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has forwarded to the Office of the Attorney General a case where Zhemgang’s Goshing Gup Sangay Letho is alleged of embezzling about Nu 10.594 million (M) from public fund between 2011 to 2015.
Breaking: Heavy and incessant rain with strong wind for three days damaged huts and flooded camps to cause evacuation of affected families to high surfaces. According to Sanchahang Subba, 25 to 30 trees have fallen, […]
It is the second year now that Bhutanese Society of Kentucky has been hosting the international memorial soccer tournament in memory of three youths killed in train crash accident in 2015. Today nine teams including […]
Yati Raj Ajnabee Adelaide, Australia To His Majesty Jigme Keshar Namgyel Wangchuk Honourable Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay Honourable Ministers and Honourable Members of the Parliament His Majesty has just given an audience to the public in the palace on the auspicious day of Vijaya Dashami, one of the greatest festivals of Hindus around the world, […]
शंकर रैनपुरे युटा, अमेरिका कति टर्रो तिम्रो जिब्रो हँ? कति पिरो तिम्रा शब्दहरू! कति पोल्ने तिम्रा आवाजहरू! “भोटाङे! भोटाङे!” भनेर जति जति तिमी चिच्याएर निच्याएर मलाई भोटाङे!..भन्दछौ मभित्रका लाखौँ भोटाङेहरु मभित्रका लाखौँ शिविरेहरु मभित्रका लाखौँ बगडेहरु एकसाथ.. स्वाभिमानको नारा मुस्कुराउँदै पहिचानको शिर उच्च पारेर झन् ‘भूटानी’ भएर बाँच्दछन् याद छ म एक बोतल तेल बोकेर […]
ओहायो, १५ अक्टोबर “हामी नेपाली होइनौं । भूटानका नेपालीभाषी हौं । अबको हाम्रो राष्ट्रियता भनेको नागरिकताको हिसाबले तोकिन्छ । त्यसो हुँदा हाम्रो वर्तमानलाई इतिहाससित जोड्नका लागि अब उसो हामीले आफूलाई नेपाली स्पिकिङ भूटानीज् अमेरिकन, अष्ट्रेलियन, नरवेजीयन, ब्रिटिश, क्यानेडियन वा डेनिस भनेर परिचित गराउनु जरुरी छ ।” अक्टोबर १४, २०१७ का दिन ओहायो राज्यको सम्मिट काउण्टीमा […]
By Om Dhungel Introduction Defining our own personal identity is a lifetime experience since it keeps evolving as we move on in life. Personally, I feel very much a global citizen, part of the global village. In Bhutan, the majority of people of Nepalese ethnicity lived in southern Bhutan and we were identified as ‘Lhotshampas’,
A resettled Bhutanese man in Burlington, Vermont (US) killed his wife Yogeshwari Khadka, 32, and severely injured mother in law Tulsa Rimal, 54. Aita Gurung, 34, who attacked the two women with meat Cleaver, has been in custody. He had earlier voluntarily admitted himself to University of Vermont Medical Center for a mental-health evaluation, the
दक्षिण अष्ट्रेलियाको भुट्नीज ईथ्नीक स्कूलले पाँचौ वर्षगाठ भव्यताका साथ मनाएको छ । शनिबार आयोजित कार्यक्रमा यस स्कूलमा पढ्ने मसिना बालबालिकाले स्कूलमा गएको पाँच वर्षमा सिकेका कला आफ्ना अभिभावक र अतिथीहरु सामू पस्केका थिए । दुई दशक भन्दा बढी नेपालमा शरणार्थीको जीवन बिताएर पुनर्वासका लागि विकसित मुलुकतिर लागेका भुटानीहरुनयाँ पुस्ताले आफ्नो भाषा नविर्सियोस भन्नेमा सजग छन्
His Majesty The King granted dhar to four new dzongkhag Drangpons on 12 October 2017 in the Tashichhodzong. Gelephu Dungkhag Drangpon Karma Dorji is appointed as the drangpon of Tsirang Dzongkhag. Drangpon Ramjam Pema Choden of Thimphu Public Notary Office is appointed as the drangpon of Thimphu Commercial Bench. Phuentsholing Dungkhag Drangpon Pema Dechen is […]
The government has directed Drukair, through Druk Holding & Investments (DHI), to resume flights to Gelephu and Yongphula thrice a week with the domestic airports in these two locations repaired and upgraded with a USD 6.9 million grant from the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Communications minister D.N. Dhungyel said that Drukair was asked to submit […]
Following the strike in medical colleges in Sri Lanka and India, which lead to the disruption of classes of 127 Bhutanese medical students studying there, the government is looking at instituting an in-country MBBS degree. Based on reports the Education Minister Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk said the colleges, which were shut down, are unlikely to reopen. […]