DNT expects to win in 25 constituencies: President

At Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa’s (DNT) campaign in Lhuentse on October 3, the party president, Lotay Tshering said that according to the party’s calculation, it expects to win in at least 25 constituencies. “I am optimistic that DNT will win the general elections but the supporters of PDP and BKP will decide the end results,” he […]

PDP & BKP votes: game changer for the generals

It has been accepted by the two political parties, Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) and Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT), that the game changer for the general round will be the votes that they will garner from earlier People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Bhutan Kuen-Nyam Party (BKP) supporters. In the primary round, there was a difference of […]

DNT affirms that doing away with Class X cut off point is doable; meets with criticism

Responding to Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT)’s statement that their pledges of doing away with class X cut off point and introducing breast feeding allowance to rural women are not doable, Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) said these pledges are unconventional but feasible. “So is making WiFi available for free,” said DNT president Lotay Tshering. According to […]

BoB launches mobile banking services

The Bank of Bhutan (BoB) launched its mobile banking services called banking on wheels on Wednesday. Banking on wheels provides basic banking facilities from a mobile van equipped with computers and other equipment capable of providing banking services like any branch of the bank. The mobile van will travel to various areas in Thimphu on […]