Volunteer teachers form group to help during COVID-19

Around 2,770 volunteer teachers from schools in Paro, Punakha, Phuentsholing, Thimphu, Wangduephodrang and other parts of Bhutan have formed a group called Teachers of Bhutan Volunteers (VTOB) to offer services to the king, country and the people amidst the pandemic scare. The first online coordination meeting was held with more than 1,200 teachers on March […]

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Engaging school children in physical activities with Edu-Pokemon

The World Food Programme (WFP) is in the process of developing a game-based learning platform for nutrition education and behaviour change, Edu-Pokemon that would help kids to burn calories while they learn about nutrition and health. It is a part of the Healthy Kid School Programme (HKSP) and an app, Edu-Pokemon would feature similar to […]

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Bhutan Nail Spa – a beauty treat for your fingers

If you need any kind of nail and beautification services, then Nail spa would be a perfect walk in for you. Located next to the Bhutan Broadcasting Services (BBS) office, below the Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) in Chubachu, the one-room cozy apartment houses the Nail spa which Dechen Pelden and her husband Tenzin […]

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The New Muscle Factory: an upcoming franchise gym

A dream project, the most awaited New Muscle Factory with an investment of more than Nu eight crores is almost complete. Located near the pension colony behind Shopper’s store the two-storied gym is spread over 11,200sq.ft. It is one of the luxury gyms ever to be built in the country. Sangay Tsheltrim, former Mr. Asia, […]

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First Indo-Bhutan collaboration movie ‘Rolong’ to release by mid-2020

With shooting started from July 18 this year, the first Bhutan-Bollywood project movie Rolong is expected to release by mid-2020. The project will add to the existing bilateral ties by further strengthening the already strong Bhutan-India Friendship. “The film is not about walking dead but it is about rituals,as a particular ritualcan make a dead […]

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Bhutan–Thailand friendship drive kicks off

A team of 21 participants will drive for eight days and cover a total distance of 3,000km to reach Thimphu from Thailand The Bhutan-Thailand Friendship Drive was flagged off yesterday, thus kicking off the commemorative activities for the celebration of the 30th Anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Bhutan and Thailand. The drive themed […]

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