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Making vegetables grow possible in dry season

….𝒑𝒆𝒐𝒑𝒍𝒆 𝒉𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒃𝒆𝒆𝒏 𝒂𝒃𝒍𝒆 𝒕𝒐 π’ˆπ’“π’π’˜ π’—π’†π’ˆπ’†π’•π’‚π’ƒπ’π’†π’” 𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒏 π’…π’–π’“π’Šπ’π’ˆ 𝒕𝒉𝒆 π’…π’“π’š 𝒔𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒐𝒏 𝒃𝒆𝒄𝒂𝒖𝒔𝒆 𝒐𝒇 π’˜π’‚π’•π’†π’“ π’‰π’‚π’“π’—π’†π’”π’•π’Šπ’π’ˆ Sonam Choki Water harvesting has been practiced by farmers in Tsirang Toed for the past two years. People have been able to grow even during the dry season because of water harvesting. While, some two years ago people were facing water shortages, they are …

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The epitome of volunteerism flares socio-economic growth

… π‘Ίπ’•π’‚π’π’…π’Šπ’π’ˆ 𝒕𝒂𝒍𝒍 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒑𝒓𝒐𝒖𝒅 π’Šπ’ π’π’“π’‚π’π’ˆπ’† 𝒄𝒍𝒂𝒅, 𝒆𝒏𝒕𝒓𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒉𝒆𝒅 π’Šπ’ 𝒕𝒉𝒆 π’”π’‘π’Šπ’“π’Šπ’• 𝒐𝒇 π’—π’π’π’–π’π’•π’†π’†π’“π’Šπ’”π’Ž, 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒗𝒂𝒍𝒖𝒆𝒔 𝒐𝒇 π’„π’π’Žπ’Žπ’–π’π’Šπ’•π’š π’”π’†π’“π’—π’Šπ’„π’†, π’Šπ’π’•π’†π’ˆπ’“π’Šπ’•π’š 𝒂𝒏𝒅 π’„π’Šπ’—π’Šπ’„ π’“π’†π’”π’‘π’π’π’”π’Šπ’ƒπ’Šπ’π’Šπ’•π’š Tenzin LhadenUnparalleled volunteerism and contributions are well-known among Desuups. On June 30, 2021, desuups were summoned to help the police following an unfortunate landslide near Torobari that claimed two lives. This is just one example of disaster …

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Overseas drift shoves market to lackadaisical

… π‘Ίπ’‰π’“π’Šπ’π’Œπ’Šπ’π’ˆ 𝒐𝒇 π’Žπ’‚π’“π’Œπ’†π’• π’Šπ’ 𝒕𝒉𝒆 π’„π’π’–π’π’•π’“π’š 𝒄𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒅 π’‘π’π’•π’†π’π’•π’Šπ’‚π’π’π’š 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒅 𝒕𝒐 π’Žπ’π’“π’† π’ƒπ’–π’”π’Šπ’π’†π’”π’” 𝒄𝒍𝒐𝒔𝒖𝒓𝒆𝒔 Tenzin LhadenAs it is, the Business owners were crying foul because their businesses have been affected by the pandemic. Post-pandemic, their hopes remain high that the road to recovery and normalcy would offset what they lost. But the road ahead had stored something else. Just as …

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New Committee for public health advocacy program-Kengkhar gewog

By Phurpa WangmoThimphu Ministry of Health (MoH) in collaboration with Mongar Dzongkhag Administration institutes public health advocacy program at the Kengkhar Gewog as the Pilot Program last week with the objectives to incorporate Public Health advocacy Program into the gewog annual activities and for health advocacy on current public health and social issues in the public meetings and Gewog Tshogdu. …

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57 civil servants benefit from CSWS since its launch

…..The RCSC pays Nu 10,000 to every civil servant on the birth of a child under the Civil Servant’s Welfare Scheme. By Sonam Deki On November 11, 2022, Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) introduced a new entitlement under the Civil Servant’s Welfare Scheme (CSWS) that provides Nu. 10,000 to every civil servant on birth of a child. As of today, …

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Easy to prepare and easy to harm-packaged food!

….food that are tantalizingly packaged could kill you By Sonam DekiSonam Tobgay, the Dietitian of Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral hospital said β€œLet food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food by Hippocrates. This idea that food should be our medicine is not a new one. In fact, it is the cornerstone of a modern day nutritionist’s work. The …

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Journalists’ attrition, a telltale of flagging environment for journalists

β€œβ€¦ lack of information often discourages us to do story and ultimately, we quit” By Sangay Dorji & Sonam Choki For Bhutan’s media sector, the attrition of journalists is nothing new. Journalists have been known to leave for a variety of reasons, including the search for better opportunities, work demands, personal conflicts, lack of career advancement, and occasionally management concerns.However, …

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Only local products the priority

…only thematic fairs meant for promoting local products and services and for export purposes shall be allowed By Sonam Deki The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, and Employment (MoICE) (then Ministry of Economic Affairs) had informed the general public that the conduct of consumer trade fairs and general fairs in the country involving external parties and imported goods shall not be …

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Machineries and equipment for better road maintenance

By Staff Reporter The national highway networks face a serious challenge of road block in the winter season due to heavy snowfall along the high passes and landslide during the monsoon seasons. In order to facilitate the Department’s efforts in keeping the roads open to commuters under all kinds of weather and in particular the snowy weather in the winter …

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