Entries by kuensel1

APA and the Prime Minister

In the last one week, the Prime Minister had reviewed annual performance agreement ministries and agencies signed with the government. What came out from most of the reviews was that it has to be reviewed. The performance agreement is a good idea to remind us of our priorities, especially to the bureaucrats who are implementing […]

Trashigang to get another vegetable shed

To encourage local vegetables vendors, the Trashigang dzongkhag administration has awarded worth of Nu.2.78 million works to local contractor for construction of extended vegetable market shed in Trashigang town.  Today, most of the local vegetable vendors sell their vegetables along the footpath of Methidrang stream and around Mani dungkhor area.  To read more, please subscribe […]

Domestic violence leaves woman paralysed

The argument was the norm. The injury was not. This time, she was left paralysed for life. On March 21 this year in Sarpang, Gauri Maya Sunwar and her husband had yet another argument over money. During the quarrel, the husband picked up a bamboo and struck her on the back of her neck.   “I […]

MoE to start TVET as optional subject next year

Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) as optional subjects from classes IX to XII would start from the next academic session in seven pilot schools. Education ministry officials said the new curriculum is in place, instructors are being trained and laboratories and workshops are being constructed in the pilot schools. Punakha Central School (CS), […]