Environment friendly cables and wires launched in Bhutan

An Indian company dealing with wires and cables, RR Kabel, in collaboration with a local company, Bhutan Building solutions (BBS), launched environment friendly wires and cables for various residential and commercial units, industries and infrastructure purposes in Thimphu yesterday The companies envision establishing its brand in the service of the country, which they believe the […]

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Teachers to be awarded teaching license during 12th Plan

Though the Teacher Human Resource Policy 2014 mentions that teachers will be awarded a teaching license, no sign of implementation of the clause is evident so far. However Director General of Department of School Education, Ministry of Education (MoE), Karma Tshering said that issuance of teaching license might take time but eventually it will come […]

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T/gang NC candidates start door-to-door campaign

The seven National Council (NC) candidates from Trashigang kicked off their door-to-door campaign yesterday. The candidates were nominated from the 15 gewogs and a throm in the dzongkhag. They were briefed on the election code of conduct for campaigning in the election office on March 22. The door-to-door campaign will last till March 25 while […]

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BHUTAN1 to be launched this year

BHUTAN1 is a satellite developed by four Bhutanese engineers undergoing their Masters in Japan Bhutan’s first satellite, BHUTAN1, developed by four Bhutanese engineers as part of their Masters program in Laboratory of Spacecraft Environment and Interaction Engineering at Kyushu Institute of Technology in Japan, will be launched into space later this year. The 1.5-kg CubeSat […]

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The close parent-child relationship is one of the most important factors that contributes to positive youth development – Amrith Bdr Subba

  Considering the fact that more than 31 percent of Bhutan’s total population is below the age of 24, the Royal Government of Bhutan invests heavily on youth development to ensure that the youth of Bhutan get the opportunity to spend their childhood meaningfully so that they grow up to become responsible and productive citizens […]

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Writing with heartfelt gratitude to women – Sadhguru JaggiVasudev

  Some wonder why International Women’s Day should be observed on a single day of the calendar year. Despite President Barack Obama’s declaration of March as “Women’s History Month”, the question persists. Why demarcate a single day or month for a cause? Surely that is patronising to women? Certainly, in an ideal world, every day […]

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