PM says most pledges fulfilled

During the 51st press meeting, upon asking the Prime Minister about how many pledges were fulfilled, he said there was no percentage to give. However, he said that the government’s job is to carry out the pledges, and it’s in our hands to compare and compute. The Prime Minister (PM), …

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Step father rapes daughter in South Thimphu

The RBP has filed a rape case against a step father for raping his 18-year-old step daughter. The step daughter and her 36-year-old mother and brother were initially settled in Phuentsholing when the biological father was alive. However, after his death the family moved to South Thimphu. This is where …

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National Council unanimously supports UNCRPD with four reservations, calls for inclusive employment and financial aid

In the recent National Council session on 4 October, Members of Parliament (MPs) engaged in a thorough discussion on measures aimed at ensuring equal employment opportunities and addressing concerns of inclusivity, equity, and financial support for people living with disabilities. The conversation was sparked by the introduction of the Convention …

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