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By The Bhutanese On Friday, November 7th, 2014
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DPT claims right to sue, defends its record and says that it is not a seditious party

The party offered to withdraw the case if Dasho Benji offered a public apology In a sign that the Dasho Benji Vs DPT defamation case is generating more controversy than intended, the Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) More...

By tb admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Lawyer defends Dasho Benji’s fundamental rights and accuses DPT of policy corruption and sedition

Younten Dorji, the lawyer for Dasho Paljor J. Dorji also known as Dasho Benji presented not only strong and detailed arguments in defense of Dasho Benji’s rights but also went on the offensive accusing DPT of More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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DPT says it had no role in BHEL commission issue

In response to an article by The Bhutanese on a 1.5% commission deal made in 2010 amounting to Nu 240 mn for Bhutan Ventures Trading (BVT) owned by Sangay Wangchuk, the Opposition party Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) More...

By tb admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014
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As DPT goes to court Dasho Benji says he will fight for the Fundamental Right of Expression

The first preliminary hearing of the libel case filed by Opposition party Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) against the Deputy Minister and Special Advisor to the National Environment Commission, Dasho Paljor J. Dorji, More...

By The Bhutanese On Friday, June 27th, 2014
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DNT blasts both PDP and DPT for weakening democracy

In a strong statement the Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) has condemned both the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the Opposition Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) party over the large pay hike and entitlements More...

By tb admin On Friday, October 4th, 2013
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ECB says DPT and PDP had cleared all liabilities in 2012 but RAA says it is yet to get updates from both parties

However, both ECB and RAA agree that the final financial status of all parties will emerge after an upcoming political parties Audit slated to start next week The Chief Election Commissioner Dasho Kunzang Wangdi More...

By tb admin On Friday, July 26th, 2013
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DPT’s Pema Gyamtsho is the new OL

                                  The Druk Phuensum Tshogpa (DPT) elected and revealed the former minister of agriculture and More...

By tb admin On Friday, July 26th, 2013
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People unhappy with DPT’s YDF meeting bringing in the Palace

  People from various sections of the society have started questioning the Druk Phuensum Tshogpa’s (DPT) 15 points grievances, particularly on their claims on the ‘misuse of Palace’s name and Royal Prerogative.’ One More...

By The Bhutanese On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
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DPT agrees to form the Opposition

The party had earlier demanded that their 15-point grievances be addressed for the 15 elected party members to take up office After a selected team of twenty party representatives received an audience with His Majesty More...

By The Bhutanese On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
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The plans of the DPT MPs who lost in 2013

In the aftermath of the 2013 National Assembly (NA) elections, most of the former NA members of Druk Phuensum Party (DPT) seemed shocked over their defeat. Some have not yet planned for the immediate future while More...