Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam passes awayOn the command of His Majesty The King, the National Flag will be flown at half mast as Bhutan joins the people of India in mourning the sudden demise of India’s 11th President, (Dr)APJ Abdul Kalam yesterday evening.Justify and submit undertakings: HCJudiciary: The High Court yesterday ordered the representatives of the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) and the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to submit an undertaking on who should bear the responsibility on the conviction or acquittal of the foreign minister and project manager in the Lhakhang Karpo case.Assessment begins on Memari LakeFlood: Assessment on the Memari Lake in Laya, which breached a month ago, begins today with an expedition reaching the site and the camps on July 26 and technical equipment to conduct the study set up.
ABA 8th convention concludes in Des MoinesJuly 26, Des Moines, Iowa The Association of Bhutanese in America (ABA) held its 8th annual convention July 25 and 26 in Des Moines, Iowa. The convention was hosted by members of the Bhutanese community of Des Moines and attended by resettled folks in Iowa and nearby states. Various guests addressing the convention, included San […]Resettled man killed in Rochester…Update on Jit Bahadur Magar Jit Bahadur Magar, shot and killed in Rochester by unknown gunmen outside a convenience store Sunday, is a father of seven kids, aged 2 to 18. The oldest son is 18 years. According to a source in Rochester, he was approached by three unknown men who intended to rob him. […]Resettled man killed in fatal shooting in Rochester,NYJuly 20, Rochester A resettled man, identified as Jit Bahadur Magar, 38, was shot and killed 10:30 pm last night in Rochester, New York. Jit was resettled in Rochester from Bhutanese refugee camp Beldangi 1. He was shot in upper torso. He passed away while being taken to Strong Memorial hospital. Police have not released […]
कथासंग्रह प्रकाशनबारे जानकारी तथा आह्वान नेपाली -भाषी भूटानीहरु देश निकाला भएदेखि नै साहित्य, संस्कृति र भूटानी नेपाली समाजको अस्तित्वरक्षा खातिर भाषा एवम् साहित्यको जगेर्नामा “साहित्य परिषद-भूटान” कार्यरत रहँदै आएको कुरा सर्वविदितै छ । शरणार्थी जीवनकालका संकटग्रस्त दिनहरूमा पनि परिषदले ऐतिहासिक महत्वका विभिन्न मासिक तथा वार्षिक प्रकाशनहरु पाठकहरुसमक्ष पस्किँदै आएको थियो । शरणार्थी शिविरहरुमै त्यभानुदिव्या आचार्य काठमाडौँ, नेपाल भानु तिम्रो सम्झनामा हिमाल हाँसिरहन्छ तिम्रै सम्झनामा डाँफे नाँचिरहन्छ २९ गते तनहुँमा जन्म लियौ तिमीले धेरै कृति लेखी सबको मनमा जग्गा बनायौ तिमीले घाँसीको प्रेरणाले लेख्न थाल्यौ कविता तिनै कविताले आज बनायो तिमीलाई विश्व प्रसिद्ध प्रश्नोत्तर, वधूशिक्षा, लेख्यौ तिमीले अनेक रचना तिनै रचनामार्फत पुरा गर्यौ आज धेरैको सपना अनुवाद गर्केन्समा भानु जयन्ती, कोलम्बसमा कृति विमोचनकेही ढिलो गरी प्राप्त समाचार अनुसार अष्ट्रेलीयाको केन्स नगरीका नेपालीभाषी भूटानीहरूले जुलाई १८ तारिख शनिबार सामाजिक पर्वको रूपमा २०२औँ भानु जयन्ती मनाए । आदिकवि जस्ता विभूतिको जन्मजयन्ती पढेलेखेका वा सम्भ्रान्त वर्गले मात्र नभएर सिङ्गो समाजले व्यापक रूपमा मनाउनुपर्ने तर्क गर्दै पर्वको रूपमा भानुजयन्ती समारोह आयोजना गरिएको त्यहाँका आयोजकहरूले बताएका छन् । पण्
अष्ट्रेलीयाको केन्समा धुमधामका साथ भानु जयन्तीअष्ट्रेलीयाको केन्सका भूटानीहरूले जुलाई १८ तारिक शनिबारको दिन सामाजिक पर्वको रूपमा २०२औँ भानु जयन्ती मनाएका छन्। आदिकवि जस्ता विभूतिको जन्म जयन्ती पढेलेखेका वा सम्भ्रान्त वर्गले मात्र नभएर सिङ्गो समाजले व्यापक रूपमा मनाउनु पर्ने तर्क गर्दै पर्वको रूपमा भानु जयन्ती समारोह आयोजना गरिएको त्यहाँका आयोजकहरूले बताएका छन्। प्राविधिक कारणबस निर्धारित भन्दा आधा घण्टाBhutanese shot dead in New YorkA Bhutanese father of seven was gunned down Sunday night outside a convenience store in west Rochester in New York city in the United States. Jit Bahadur Mongar, 38, was resettled to the US from Beldangi I camp in eastern Nepal not long ago. Mongar was shot in the upper body outside a Lake Avenue […]Foreign Minister Rinzin Dorji removed from cabinetPrime Minister Tshering Tobgay has removed silently and unexpectedly reshuffled the cabinet on Tuesday – foreign minister has been removed from the cabinet. The involvement of Foreign Minister Rinzin Dorji in the Lakhang Karpo scandal had smeared the public image of the government. Tobago has named Damcho Dorji as the new Foreign Minister of the […]
Cabinet asks MoF and MoEA to study handing over of BOiC to BDBLThe Cabinet in a meeting held towards the end of June 2015 asked the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Economic Affairs to study the possible handover of Business Opportunity and Information Center (BOiC) operations to the Bhutan Development Bank Limited (BDBL). This could mean the effective dissolution of the BOiC as an autonomous […]Tata Power faces low rates and red tape in selling 126 MW Dagachu Power in IndiaIn what is yet another indicator of India’s uncertain energy market, Tata Power Trading Company (TPTC) is currently making losses in selling Dagachu project’s power in India. The company is also facing red tape challenges in trying to sell its power on the Power Exchange of India Limited. TPTC has signed a 15 year power […]Multiple reasons as to why Foreign Minister is to be replacedWith the Haa Dzongkhag court exonerating the Foreign Minister recently, many were surprised with the government’s decision to propose to His Majesty the King for the effective replacement of the Foreign Minister Lyonpo Rinzin Dorji. The Prime Minister has put up a proposal to His Majesty whereby the Minister for Home and Cultural Affairs Lyonpo […]