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HM appoints Dzongdags

20 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ROM | COMMENTS 0

Three dzongdags were appointed for Mongar, Tashiyangtse, and Zhemgang.

HM appoints privy council members

20 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ROM | COMMENTS 0

His Majesty conferred the orange scarf to Dasho Sangay Wangchug, and granted dhar to Dasho Bharat Tamang

HM grants audience to earthquake relief unit members

18 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ROM | COMMENTS 0

His Majesty granted an Audience to the members of the Bhutan earthquake relief medical unit.

Their Majesties return to Thimphu after a 6-day Royal Visit to Haa Dzongkhag.
SHORT TAKE
18 May 2015 | COMMENTS 0

Globally, over 300,000 men, have joined the UN Women HeForShe campaign to stand up for gender equality of which 185 are Bhutanese.

Insummary Cartoons

NA, NC discusses pay revision


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Wait boys, lemme see if I've enough ministerial berths for you all
Party candidates transport supporters
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Economy

Third International Conference for Financing for Development held

15 Jul 2015 | Press release/MoFA | COMMENTS 0

Lyonpo Namgay Dorji led Bhutan's delegation to the Conference which comprised of officials from the Ministries of Finance and Foreign Ministry and the Gross National Happiness Commission Secretariat.

Sports

HRH Prince Jigyel re-elected as President of Bhutan Olympic Committee

31 May 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

His Royal Highness Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck, Representative of His Majesty the King and the President of the Bhutan Olympic Committee was re-elected unanimously by the BOC General Assembly, as the President of Bhutan Olympic Committee for the term 2015 to 2018.


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About Town

Salang tendrel of national animal hospital
Salang tendrel of national animal hospital

Her Majesty graced the Salang Tendrel for the National Animal Hospital in Motithang, Thimphu, today.

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Drup Tshe Zhi observed
Drup Tshe Zhi observed

His Majesty The King, His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, and Members of the Royal Family graced the namgay tongchey prayersat the Tashichhodzong today

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HM Grants Dhar to Secretaries, AG
HM Grants Dhar to Secretaries, AG

His Majesty granted dhar to the new Attorney General, General Secretary National Assembly Secretariat, Works and Human Settlement Secretary, and Economic Affairs Secretary

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Drup Tshe Zhi observed

20 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ROM

His Majesty The King, His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, and Members of the Royal Family graced the namgay tongchey prayers

17 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ PMO

Chinese Ambassador calls on PM

Lyonchhen was called on by the Ambassador of People’s Republic of China today

16 Jul 2015 | Press Release/ PMO

Czech Republic Ambassador bids farewell

The leaders spoke of, among others, furthering contacts such as promoting people-to-people connections via exhibitions and trainings.

15 Jul 2015 | Press release/MoFA

Third International Conference for Financing for Development held

Lyonpo Namgay Dorji led Bhutan's delegation to the Conference which comprised of officials from the Ministries of Finance and Foreign Ministry and the Gross National Happiness Commission Secretariat.

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Fourth Graduation day at RTC

07 Jul 2015 | Kesang Om | COMMENTS 0

Medals of excellence were awarded to students for topping the respective classes

Grassroots

Inauguration Ceremony for School Hostels in Chuka

07 May 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

The two hostels for male students, one hostel for female students and two toilet blocks newly constructed by the project will provide safer and proper boarding environment for the students.


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