King of Bhutan Issues Warning Against Corruption

King of Bhutan

The king of Bhutan on Thursday urged his people to be on their guard against corruption as their once isolated Himalayan nation grows more prosperous.

King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck said corruption — a scourge of Bhutan’s wealthier neighbors India and China — was the greatest potential threat to his country’s development.

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Health Minister Tandin Wangchuk Rocks

Health Minister Tandin Wangchuk

Apparently, our health Minister Tandin Wangchuk cannot hide his love for the English rock band from the 60s The Who. Continue Reading

Home Minister Damcho Dorji Has Orgasm

Damcho DorjiOMG – The honourable home minister Damcho Dorji had an orgasm in the parliament. (he said genetically modified orgasm / he meant to say genetically modified organism).

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Dungyel: KUENSEL Is The Mouthpiece Of The Government

DN Dungyel
At an international meet in Denmark, our Information Minister Dungyel announced that KUENSEL our national newspaper was the mouthpiece of the government. Puzzled, I had to look up the meaning of mouthpiece:Continue Reading

Bumthang – Travel Alert

Bumthang alertRecently, a car was stopped in Ura (Bumthang) by a group of young men. They wanted a donation for the village temple. The men blocked the highway, and let go of the car only after they got their donation. This happened in broad daylight.Continue Reading