About Kuensel

Kuensel is Bhutan's national newspaper and a member of the Asia News Network.


EDITORIAL : Wildfires the ever-growing threat

Winter is the season of wildfires.


Children need to be protected and not abused : UNICEF’s Regional Director for South Asia

UNICEF’s Regional Director for South Asia, Jean Gough talks to Kuensel’s Dzongkha Editor Rinzin Wangchuk on opportunities and challenges of protecting children’s rights in Bhutan as well as in the South Asia.

Culture and society

ANN member re-elected President of Journalists Association of Bhutan

Rizin Wangchuk is also a Asia News Network board member.


Bhutan approves 64 FDIs in 15 years

Bhutan has to date approved 64 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects worth 500 million US Dollars since the country allowed foreign investment in 2002.


Violence against women and girls is endemic in Bhutan

Bhutan’s women and children are not safe -they are not safe at homes, at work and in schools.