Logo for the Celebrations of 60th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo

Logo for the celebrations of 60th birthday of Fourth king of Bhutan His Majesty Jigme Singye Wangchuck

The green dragon represents the strong personality of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, who throughout His golden rule has spearheaded environmental conservation in the Kingdom that brought him international fame and recognition.

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What Happened to Norbu Wangchuk?

Norbu Wangchuk

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Kuensel and BBS – that the nation shall be misinformed


The recent article in the Bhutanese about the disadvantage faced by private newspapers is true. Not so long ago the media and social media were threatened with “I will get you” which would have been OK if it was Robert Mugabe rather than a proponent of Happiness. Continue Reading

Dzongkha and the Bhutanese

The Bhutanese newspaper

How many of us read Dzongkha newspapers? Many of us ignore it even though the government spends huge amount in doing research to find ways for further promulgation.Continue Reading

Bhutanomics is Dead, Long Live Bhutanomics

Lyonpo Nandalal Rai
Shortly after the Paris-Based Reporter sans Frontier (RSF) published the Press Freedom Index in which Bhutan’s press freedom index is shown to have dropped by 12 positions in 2012, the Royal Government of Bhutan completely blocked one of the most popular websites, Bhutanomics.com on 15th of March.

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