Total budget of Nu 47.6bn for FY 2018-19

The total budget estimated for the financial year (FY) 2018-19 is Nu 47.6bn.  The total budget appropriation for FY 2018-19 accounts for about 15% of the total outlay of the 12th Plan. Finance Minister, Namgay Tshering, presented the annual budget for FY 2018-19 in the Parliament, National Assembly session on Friday. The total budget appropriation […]

Opposition MPs chair more Parliamentary Committees

Speaker says a good mix of MPs in the committees will lead to vibrant and fruitful discussions In a first of its kind, majority of Chairpersons of Parliamentary Committees are from the opposition party.  Of the total nine committees, opposition party members chair five while three are from ruling party and one from the National […]

Think big, act wisely and show results – Swami Tejomayananda

At different times, we face different problems. At the individual level, they relate to health, emotions, relationships, marriage, children and career. At the national level, they pertain to poverty, unemployment, social unrest, education and corruption. These problems often bring us sorrow and pain. Yet, when honestly analysed, we find that their root cause is almost […]