In Reply to Prime Minister Jigmi Y Thinley’s Briefing To The Civil Servants

DPT Bhutan
Prime Minister Jigmi Y Thinley lectured us civil servants for close to two hours in YDF hall on the 18th of Feb, on tha damtsi ley jundey, sanctity of marriage & family values, and today two of his ministers are sentenced by the Mongar court for not following the King’s Kasho.

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What PM Didn’t Say In His State of the Nation Speech

Jigmi Thinley boring

On the 4th of March, Prime Minister Jigmi Y Thinley delivered his State of the Nation (#SOTN) speech in the Parliament. He spoke for almost 3 hours. Later the Cabinet Secretariat made the speech available for download on their website ( The report has 170 pages.

The following is Dorji Wangchuk’s reaction on Twitter (@dorjiwangchuk) to the PM’s report. Dorji is a financial consultant in the UK.

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Gyalpoizhing Land Scam Case Court Verdict

Jigme Tshultim Minjur Dorji

The Mongar District Court sentenced the National Assembly Speaker Jigme Tshultim to two and a half years imprisonment for official misconduct in the Gyalpoizhing land scam case. The court also sentenced the Home Minister Minjur Dorji to a year’s prison term. Continue Reading

The Great Wall of Bhutanomics

Tshering Tobgay, Jurmi Talisman Chhowing, Tenzin Lamsang

At the outset, please be informed that I am not a member of any political parties. I am truly apolitical and non-partisan. Our Constitution grants the freedom of expression and I believe that the freedom of expression in a democracy must not be aimed at defamation. Rather it should be based on authentic evidences and other prerequisite justifications.

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Nandalal Rai is a Double Faced Man

Nandalal Rai

This approach of Minister Rai should not be taken as any surprise. Yet, we cannot take it lightly. I know Nandalal Rai very well. He is a double faced man with double standards. Continue Reading