BUSINESS

2 lives lost in Samtse due to Monsoon

The monsoon season was delayed this time by a week but with the onset of monsoon, it brought in a lot of damages and even took lives of two people. One of the majorly affected area as such was Dorokha.  The continuous heavy rainfall which led to flood and landslides …

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175 arrested in three months for abusing and trafficking drugs

Thimphu police apprehended 175 people including 9 women for abusing and illicit trafficking of controlled substances. Of the total arrest 139 people were arrested for abusing while the rest, 36 people were arrested for illicit trafficking. The arrests were made within the timespan of three months, March to May, this …

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NA Committee puts up 18 recommendations on the Budget

Economic and Finance Committee of the National Assembly constituting of 13 members headed by Athang Thedtsho MP, Kinley Wangchuk, presented 18 recommendations on the National Budget after observations on 12 June. The committee reviewed the budget reports in keeping with the Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan, Public Finance Act, …

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