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Young Bhutanese entrepreneur wins environmental stewardship award

The world premier event celebrated coinciding with the Environment Day, conferred a young Bhutanese entrepreneur the most deserving Global Environment Entrepreneur of the Year. The award is the outstanding Environmental Stewardship which recognizes the achievements by successful young entrepreneurs. The award was bestowed to the chief executive officer of Greener …

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More elderly make up S/J’s voter turnout

The poll day for primary round of the parliamentary election in Samdrup Jongkhar saw many old voters, their ages ranging from 50 to 80 and none of them were reported of carrying old voter identity cards (VPIC). The senior bunch also did not make news for other electoral-related issues which …

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DPT wins all three seats in Pemagatshel

Despite heavy downpour in Pemagatshel huge numbers of voters turned up to vote for the primary round and this contributed to a great conquest for the Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT). The DPT won all of three constituencies under Pemagatshel dzongkhag and with vast differences in votes pushing the party way …

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Road cutting threatens live and properties

At times developmental activities come as a double-edged sword, and this is particularly true for the villagers of Chhema and Monangkhola villages in Khaling under Trashigang who interpret such an intervention as both a boon and a bane. The recent visit of a bull dozer cutting roads to their villages …

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