JICA to finance seven scholars under its long-term program

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu From September this year, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will send seven scholars…

New online teaching methodology stirs angst in RUB colleges

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu Although online teaching using learning management systems (LMS), such as Moodle, is not…

Persons with disabilities still face social stigma

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu Despite having various non-governmental organizations (NGO) that are instrumental in supporting the education…

Increase bandwidth for Druk Research and Education network

The benefits of additional bandwidth for Bhutanese institutions are multifarious. STAFF REPORTER Thimphu In keeping with…

Edn. minister makes bold reform promises

While C๐—น๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€ ๐—ซ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ซ๐—œ๐—œ ๐˜€๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ will be allowed ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜, teachers serving in remote schools…

Indian embassy awards prizes

The winners had competed in the International Womenโ€™s Day, 2022 essay writing competition SONAM PENJOR |…

Govt. must allow class X and XII students to repeat without pre-conditions: Opposition

STAFF REPORTER Thimphu The Opposition Party this week said the government must revisit the policies that…

Former education minister’s address at the 10th Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences International Conference

7 May 2022, Era University, Lucknow. As things stand, this 10th edition of the Indian Academy…

Private schools left jittery amid dwindling enrollment

SANGAY RABTEN  Thimphu Private schools across the nation are worried that the schools may have to…

Class X pass percentage declines in over a decade

SHERAB DORJI Thimphu The Bhutan Certificate of Secondary School (BCSE), 2021 examination saw a drop in…

Yasuo Miyazawa San: A Friend of Bhutan, as I knew him…

In him and through him shone the finest qualities of the celebrated Japanese culture. He embodied…

Covid-19: Transition to second phase starts today

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu With the transition of covid strategies to the second phase, the Prime Ministerโ€™s…