No other choices!

We didn’t know much about the vagaries of global warming before 1994 despite having treaded cautiously on the path of development since the 1960s after opening our doors to the outside world. However, the Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOFs) in 1994, triggered by the outburst of the Lugge Tsho which wrecked havocs downstream in Punakha, […]

Usage of block grants by LGs questioned

It is reported that the grants are mostly used in agriculture and livestock sectors Are the block grants allotted to Local Governments (LGs) used judiciously? The question has emerged with some gewogs having built huge buildings and structures and spending huge portions of the grants in the construction and renovation of Lhakhangs, and not giving […]

Not a single woman MP for Home Minister’s post

While the six names came from the male MPs, none of the five female MPs nominated themselves for the post. Will the PM consider a woman MP for the Home Minister’s post? The five female MPs (Member of Parliament) in the country are not after the vacant post of the Home Minister, about which there is […]