THIMPU (Kuensel/ANN) - According to predictions from College of Astrology in Pangrizampa, Thimphu, while the Male Iron Rat Year is expected to bring peace and harmony to the people in general, there could be problems for children and elderly citizens.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Prime Minister (PM) Dr Lotay Tshering, joining the people as the chief guest at the Changlimithang to celebrate the auspicious 40th birth anniversary of His Majesty The King, said 2020 is a historic year for the country.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Members of the Cabinet, Parliament, clergy, senior civil servants, and the public offered a thousand butter lamp at the Kuenrey (congregation hall) of Trashichhodzong, to mark the 40th birth anniversary of His Majesty The King.
GELEPHU, Bhutan (Kuensel/ANN) - Exporters and transporters in Gelephu remain divided on the proposal to allow Indian trucks to ferry boulders to Bangladesh from the border town.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - It is not only the Americans, Europeans or the Japanese that want to experience Bhutan and its uniqueness. Those in the region with appreciation for culture, nature and art visit Bhutan for the same reason.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The National Council’s social and cultural affairs committee on February 19 reported that although the law enforcement agencies had documented only 11 human trafficking cases between 2007 and 2018, there were increasing reports of Bhutanese being allegedly trafficked abroad as well as within the country.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan’s hydropower potential and availability is now around 37 gigawatt (GW) or 37,000 megawatt (MW) from 155 identified sites, including the existing power plants.
THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Mountain ecosystems are sensitive to the impacts of climate change and are being affected at a faster rate than other terrestrial habitats.
THIMPHU (Kuensl/ANN) - The Bridge Bhutan Project was launched on February 19 in Thimphu, to achieve 80 per cent adult literacy and skills development by 2024.