RC arch bridge over Thimchhu 46% complete

A year after the construction of the reinforced concrete (RC) arch bridge, the 94m-long bridge with a 54m-span over Thimchhu connecting Chugo Lam and Dechen Lam below the Royal Academy of Performing Arts is 46% complete. The bridge construction which began in April 2017 is expected to be over by April 2019. Works and Human […]

PDP declares another seven candidates

After almost a week, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has again declared seven more candidates for the upcoming elections yesterday in Thimphu. The new candidates comprise two Director Generals who also served as Dzongdags, a former parliamentarian, a medical doctor, an urban planner, a geologist and a forestry fire manager. The two Director Generals comprise […]

DNT is not about individuals – DNT president

The Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) has finally put an end to speculation on the party’s composition by introducing and handing out party tickets to 46 candidates of the total 47 in a solemn ceremony held at the Norkhil Boutique Hotel and Spa in Thimphu yesterday. However, the name of one candidate was not revealed as […]