Farmers lose maize cultivation to armyworm infestation in Trashigang

For the third year this time, farmers in Shongphu Gewog in Trashigang are presently battling to save their maize cultivation from armyworm infestation and dearth of water in the gewog. Almost around 80% of maize cultivation in the gewog have been damaged by armyworm infestation. Maize is one of the main crops of the villagers […]

Low student turnout worries Sherub Reldri School in Mongar

The school is unsure about the number of students they will receive this year After Kelki School in Kanglung, Trashigang confronted student enrollment issue for this academic year, a similar situation is being faced by the Sherub Reldri Higher Secondary School (SRHSS) in Mongar too. After the education ministry has started taking in most of […]

Man detained for charge of raping a minor

On April 24, a mother of a 15-year-old girl had lodged a complaint with the Wangduephodrang police that her daughter, an eighth grade student in one of the schools in Wangduephodrang, had gone missing after she failed to come home. The daughter had disappeared the same day the complaint was made to the police. The […]