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Six arrested for stealing bitumen barrels from DoR

Haa police apprehended six men for stealing 20 barrels of Bitumen from a Department of Road (DoR) site at Langchu and selling it to a private construction company. Police arrested four suspects on 20 March at around 2 am, while the other two was arrested on 21st March. Before the …

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Media houses make various recommendations to the ECB

Based on past experiences reporters, made numerous recommendations to the Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB). The ECB is taking up the recommendations as part of a learning from experience report. A reporter from said that duplication of paper work is an issue. He said that they have the media arbitrator …

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14th RTM outcome: Support from partners and aid to trade

The government’s new approach of engagement with the partners henceforth will focus on trade from aid unlike the traditional pattern. The foreign minister, Lyonpo Tandin Dorji, after the conclusion of the RTM said that Bhutan has to move from aid to trade and explore different forms of partnership as the …

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World Kidney day celebrated in Mongar

The World Kidney Day with the theme ‘Kidney Health for everyone, everywhere,’ was celebrated on 14th March 2019 at the Nagor Middle Secondary School, Silambi Gewog in Mongar Dzongkhag. It was organized by the Bhutan Kidney Foundation and Nagor Middle Secondary School. World Kidney Day is an annual event observed …

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