Phuentsholing turns into a ghost town as border is sealed for Indian elections

The trade office in Phuentsholing has listed around 98 suspicious business establishments Phuentsholing town has been eerily quite and empty in the past two days with shutters down on as many as hundred shops possibly run by Indian businessmen. The Department of Trade office in Phuentsholing is on high alert, monitoring the closed business establishments […]

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PM arrives in Bangladesh

Several bilateral agreements are expected to be signed during Lyonchhen’s maiden state visit to Bangladesh Prime Minister Dr. LotayTshering arrived in Dhaka, Bangladesh yesterday morning on a four-day state visit upon the invitation of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to foster trade and cooperation in health sector between the two countries. Lyonchhen was welcomed to […]

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RCSC refutes civil servants facing stress due to different spouse posting

The hospital receives cases of civil servants who are affected due to stress related problems caused by separation from spouses, lack of important family support and also requests for posting of spouses in the same place not being honored and at times leading to divorces, alcoholism and drug abuse, according to a Facebook post by […]

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Vehicle ownership transfer not seriously implemented, RSTA loses huge amount in fees

A Prado of 2016 model would costs around Nu 4.8m and the tax for ownership transfer would be around Nu 48,000 The Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA) is finding it increasingly challenging to track down the transfer of vehicle ownership while selling and buying of vehicles. It is in fact the main issue for […]

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Bepam residents hope community school to be reopened

The school was closed after it didn’t have the required number of students in 2016 Bepam residents of Udzorong gewog in Trashigang are hoping that Udzorong’s first community primary school, closed in 2016 due to fewer students to meet the extended classrooms, will be reopened. The community school was started with more than 70 students […]

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