Hope still lingers despite prolonged suffering

Sangay Rabten The prolonged lockdown is now taking a psychological toll on the residents of Phuentsholing.…

Vaccine side effects drop significantly during second vaccination drive

Lhakpa Tshering In the past two weeks after the second vaccination drive, some 3,850 people reported…

Yet another successful vaccination program

In second roll out, Bhutan has vaccinated 90 percent of the eligible population and this is…

Indian mangoes can now be imported without plant quarantine requirement

Sonam Penjor Henceforth, Bhutan will be able to import mangoes from India without requirement of plant…

Five opts for AstraZeneca-Sinopharm shots

NITAG had not recommended a mixture of AstraZeneca and Sinopharm Lhakpa Tshering In terms of vaccine…

Pandemic hampers health professionals’ completion of studies

Lhakpa Tshering For some 40 health professionals pursuing longer-term training in various countries, who were recalled…

Deployment of four specialists for Wangdicholing hospital awaits OT set up

Bumthang hospital will focus on specialized health services for central region  Lhakpa Tshering In keeping with…

Shaken but going strong

A girl shares her story of grief, anxiety, support and hope as she enters quarantine after…

PM first to receive Moderna vaccine as second dose

Sonam Penjor Gearing towards the second nationwide Covid-19 vaccination campaign starting from 20 July, Prime Minister…

People with anaphylaxis history should not receive second shot: NITAG

10 people were managed as anaphylaxis after administration of the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine Lhakpa…

Govt. still needs to clarify doubts on vaccine mix

As some countries have sought for mixing the COVID-19 vaccine, even Bhutan is going along with…

Master plan for 500-bed multispecialty hospital complete

Lhakpa Tshering A detailed conceptual design and master plan for a 500-bedded world-class multi-disciplinary super-specialty hospital…