Kuensel (Bhutan)

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) -  Parliamentary elections are nearing in Bhutan.

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THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Bhutan's unemployment rate stands at 2 per cent down from 2.7 per cent in 2012, finds BLSS, 2017

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - A total of 67,552 people live below the poverty line, according to the Bhutan Poverty Analysis Report (PAR) 2017.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Commuters in Thimphu, especially those boarding city buses from Chang​j​iji​, will now have updated information ​about arrival and departure​ timing.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Of the 20, three parties have together declared, only one is a woman.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - There were 31 lady beetle species in the central and 22 species in the eastern region of the country.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The State of the World’s Children 2017 has recommended actions to protect children from online harm and called for close coordination at international and national levels to keep pace with digital technology that enables and conceals online child sexual abuse.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Low carbon vehicle strategy and a roadmap developed by National Environment Commission (NEC) recommend using e-taxis, urban buses and hybrid vehicles to address the growing vehicle emission in Bhutan.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - Rufous-necked hornbill (aceros nipalensis) can tolerate or survive certain degree of human disturbances provided there are enough resources available such as potential nesting and food trees in the habitat, according to a study.

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The Department of Livestock (DoL) received the prestigious award for “Institutionalising Compassion” at the 10th Asia for Animals Conference in Kathmandu, Nepal from December 2-5.