The “white-jacketed” staff running the show apart from medics

The lab professionals are the ones churning out results for COVID-19 tests Across the world, every day people are applauding the brave healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurses and doctors all over the world are doing a phenomenal job day in and day out, but the role of lab personnel can easily be […]

Debate on elected leaders’ resignation continues

The resignation of Opposition Leader (OL) Dr (Phd) Pema Gyamtsho has once again generated much discourse on whether elected leaders or representatives can be allowed to leave easily by tendering their resignation in absence of clear legislation. MPs have a history of abandoning their seats and the OL resigning is not a new trend. In […]

Auto-accident claims two lives, injures three

On July 29 at around 11:35pm, a Maruti car travelling towards Punakha from Paro veered off the road approximately 100m at Menchuna, about 17km away from Lobesa, killing two people and injuring three others. The two passengers were killed on the spot. There were four passengers including the driver, all male. The driver and two […]

Bebena agriculture garners good market

After working hard for more than two to three months, urban agricultural farming at Bebena has taken off successfully for laid-off individual workers.  Some of the groups have recorded a bumper sale of their vegetable products within their locality, among hoteliers, and other areas. The vegetable growers are pleased with the available market as they […]