Kuensel (Bhutan)

PHUENTSHOLING, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) -  More than two months since the first dengue case was reported, dengue fever case is on the decline in Phuentsholing.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Zhemgang’s Goshing county head, Sangay Lethro, remains suspended for more than a year now for alleged corruption even as the case is ongoing in the Panbang sub-district court.

TSIRANG, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutanese need not resort to social media to vent their frustrations on poor medical service or alleged mistreatment of patients with the launch of a Grievance Redressal Hotline.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) -  Bhutan’s under-16 national team will play Yemen in the first game of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Boys Championship Qualification 2020 at the Aspire Dome Indoor Stadium in Doha, Qatar, today.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The Sustainable Development Report 2019, launched last week, has observed that four years after the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SGD) and the Paris Agreement no country in the world is anywhere near meeting the goals.

GELEPHU, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) - Dengue fever cases in Sarpang and Gelephu is on the rise. From 186 positive cases recorded last week, the number has climbed to 200 as of September 14. 

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The government has stood by its decision to replace Zhemgang with Sarpang as one of the four districts in the tourism flagship programme despite objections from the National Council and the Opposition.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The economic affairs minister, for the first time, signed performance agreement with project authorities of Punatsangchu Hydroelectric Project Authority (PHPA) I and II on September 12.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Until the Home Minister Sherub Gyeltshen’s case is over and the government cannot take any formal stand or take any action against the minister, according to Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The government will not issue new licences for mines and quarries until the enactment of a new mines and minerals Act, Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering said at the Friday Meet on September 13.