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   Mid-Year Review of APAs of Western Dzongkhags | His Majesty graces RBP Gagsars' Attestation Parade | Bhutan takes its unique conservation story to the world | Grant Aid in the amount of 1 billion 956 million yen signed | HM graces Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition | PM to visit US | HRH Gyaltshab Saling tshechu

Nation

HM grants Dhar to Cabinet Secretary, Dzongdags, Zimpon wogma

08 Apr 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

His Majesty The King granted Dhar to appoint the Cabinet Secretary and the Trongsa and Gasa Dzongdags.

Royal Bhutan flower exhibition concludes

07 Apr 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

The Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition saw almost 50,000 visitors in 5 days, with close to 22,000 visitors on 4 April alone.

PM to make official visit to Sri Lanka

07 Apr 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay will be on an official visit to Sri Lanka from 9 – 11 April 2015

HRH attended the tenth Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative.
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04 Apr 2015 | COMMENTS 0

HM graces final day of Paro Tshechu

Insummary Cartoons

NA, NC discusses pay revision


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Economy

PM meets mbassador of Denmark to Bhutan

03 Apr 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

Lyonchhen said that he is deeply grateful to the government and people of Denmark for their support and friendship.

Sports

First ever compound bow archery team to participate in Archery World Cup

24 Mar 2015 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0

For the first time ever, Bhutan is going to be represented in an International COMPOUND BOW ARCHERY Competition – during the Archery World Cup in Shanghai, China


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About Town

HM graces Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition
HM graces Royal Bhutan Flower Exhibition

His Majesty said: “Where we live must be clean, safe, organised, and beautiful, for national integrity, national pride, and for our bright future. This too is nation building.”

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Grant Aid in the amount of 1 billion 956 million yen signed
Grant Aid in the amount of 1 billion 956 million yen signed

Japan's assistance to Bhutan marked the 50th anniversary last year since the dispatch of the late Dasho Nishioka in 1964.

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HM in Singapore to pay respects to Late Lee Kuan Yew
HM in Singapore to pay respects to Late Lee Kuan Yew

His Majesty The King, accompanied by Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen, paid personal respects to His Excellency Late Lee Kuan Yew

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Bhutan participates at UN World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction

18 Mar 2015 | Administrator

Home Minister highlighted the vulnerabilities, priorities, achievements, and the challenges faced by Bhutan in the field of disaster risk reduction.

21 Mar 2015 | Administrator

Royal Tour to Southern Dzongkhags

His Majesty inspected the construction of the Shivalaya mandir.

20 Mar 2015 | Administrator

Lyonchhen visits Google, Tesla

After the talk, many of the participants expressed their desire to visit Bhutan

18 Mar 2015

Japan, Bhutan signs grant projects

The projects are yet another testimony of the longstanding excellent friendship between the two countries

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Dungmanma the lost old village of ruins

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No one in the village knows exact details of the lost village except that the village was a prosperous one made up of over 180 households

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SAS Students on a trip to Bhutan

30 Mar 2014 | Ngawang P Phuntsho | COMMENTS 0

A group of students from Singapore and their parents are in Bhutan on a seven-day visit

Grassroots

Pemagatshel close to sanitation for all

03 Jun 2014 | Gyembo Namgyal | COMMENTS 0

A small group of volunteers constructs a pit latrine for an elderly woman in Borangchhilo village under Shumar gewog.


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A Blessing comes home

20 Jan 2014 | Needrup Zangpo | COMMENTS 0

Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche’s first English film, Vara: A Blessing is home. It is markedly different from his two previous films, The Cup and Travellers and Magicians.

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