In Bhutan CSOs’ role in policy making decisions are non-existent, study finds

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu Despite increased recognition and engagement of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), most of the…

The thin line between gifts and bribes

SONAM PENJOR Thimphu Towards mainstreaming anti-corruption measures, gifts declaration and management is one of the activities…

Cabinet asks home ministry to submit action plan for combating human trafficking

In a stark revelation, Bhutan failed to meet minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking…

Police foil thieves’ attempt to swallow precious stones and escape detection

Police used a unique trick to retrieve four Dzi beads and turquoise after an X-ray revealed…

Discrepancies reported in availing of short term training’s by civil servants

Sonam Penjor According to the Bhutan Civil Service Rule (BCSR) 2018, a civil servant requires certain…

Judiciary: Monetary and matrimonial cases rule the charts

Sonam Penjor The judiciary adjudicated 35,594 cases from 2012 to 2016 of which, 28,514 accounting to…

Two men arrested for larceny

Sangay Rabten Gelephu The Royal Bhutan Police in Gelephu arrested two men for larceny on 17…

A common rule of law

Sonam Penjor/Paro To address joint visions of the two institutions of Royal Bhutan Police (RBP) and…