Appointment of EDs of CSOs questioned

So far there are 53 registered CSOs in the country The secretariat of the Civil Society Organization (CSO) Authority has questioned the legality of the appointment of Executive Directors (EDs) in the few CSOs. The board members of around five CSOs have appointed their new EDs.  Recently, the Bhutan Center for Media and Democracy (BCMD), […]

Addressing basic problems first

Just a week back, the residents of Simtokha, Babesa, Olakha, and Changzamtog in Thimphu had gone without water for around three days after the water pipe located below Chamgang was hit by a landslide that was caused by heavy rain on June 20. To ease the issue, the Thromde office even had to distribute water […]

Opposition slams govt. for inefficient handling of farmers’ agricultural produce

The Opposition Leader explained that vegetables from Bhutan, for example, are not on the list of imports allowed into India Following media reports that farmers from the southern, central and western parts of the country are not able to sell their vegetable produce this season, Opposition Leader Dorji Wangdi issued a press release on July […]