News Bhutan: Bhutan's leader calls for 3 moments of silence in UN speech
UNITED NATIONS – In a forum where world leaders come to be heard, Bhutan's leader has punctuated his U.N. General Assembly speech with moments of silence to honor people afflicted by hurricanes, poverty and terrorism. Prime Minister Lyonchoen Tshering ...
News Bhutan: Avid cyclist eyes world tour - The Tribune
Avid cyclist eyes world tourThe TribuneHe covered thousands of kilometres, visiting UP, Uttarakhand, Tibet, Leh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana, Nepal, Assam, Sikkim, Bhutan, West Bengal, Meghalaya, Silchar, Mizoram and Manipur. He also toured Nepal and Bhutan in that expedition.
News Bhutan: SAFF U-18 Championship 2017: Bhutan 0-3 India: Blues prey on hosts to notch up first win
I had no plans to hit six sixes: Yuvraj Singh Has Pakistan started mind games over 2018 Hockey World Cup? India U18s opened its account in their second league match against hosts Bhutan U18s in the 2017 SAFF Championships with a 0-3 win at the ...
News Bhutan: Honda Drive to Discover 8: The Cross Country drive - Overdrive
OverdriveHonda Drive to Discover 8: The Cross Country driveOverdriveIf it was genuinely tasty or where we too hungry to appreciate anything, is something that is debatable. As the sun began its descent, we reached Hashimara, which happens to be the last town before you cross into Bhutan in Phuentsholing, our stopover ...
News Bhutan: American rap, local whiskey: Tiny Bhutan guards tradition as it opens up to the world
The fresh-faced singer clutched the mic and looked conspiratorially at his audience, a few dozen young people several drinks down. “This next one has some explicit lyrics,” he said. As a cheer went up from the front row, Younten Jamtsho, 20, and his ...
News Bhutan: Balraj Joshi takes over as CMD NHPC - State Times
Balraj Joshi takes over as CMD NHPCState TimesDuring his distinguished career spanning over 35 years, Joshi scaled new heights and contributed to NHPC's development by serving many projects namely Salal, Dul Hasti, Kurichu Project (Bhutan), Teesta-V, Teesta Low Dam-III and IV, Parbati-III, Chutak, ...and more »
News Bhutan: Lessons from the Doklam Pass: how little Bhutan faced down China over a border dispute
Richard W Whitecross has received funding from: The Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland ESRC Royal Society of Edinburgh The Frederick Williamson Trust The University of Edinburgh Edinburgh Napier University. In one of the less reported stories ...
News Bhutan: Strained India-Pakistan relation hits SAARC: Summit in danger again? - MENAFN.COM
MENAFN.COMStrained India-Pakistan relation hits SAARC: Summit in danger again?MENAFN.COMEight countries - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka - comprise the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC). Since its inception in 1985, India has played a leading role. As of 2015, SAAR ...and more »
News Bhutan: ‘No room for complacency’ when survival of future generations is at stake, Bhutan tells UN Assembly
22 September 2017 – Addressing global leaders at the 72nd annual general debate at the United Nations, the Prime Minister of Bhutan underscored that the impacts of climate change – illustrated by devastating hurricanes and floods, and record-setting ...
News Bhutan: In the land of the Thunder Dragon - Daily News & Analysis
Daily News & AnalysisIn the land of the Thunder DragonDaily News & AnalysisWith a population of less than eight lakh, Bhutan is tiny – smaller than most Delhi neighbourhoods, as a fellow journalist visiting the Land of the Thunder Dragon for the Mountain Echoes Literature Festival put it. That works out to just 20 people per ...
News Bhutan: 7 interesting things to know about Bhutan, the 'Happiest place on Earth'
You’ve probably heard about Bhutan. That mysterious landlocked region between India and China that has been dubbed the “Happiest Place on Earth”. In fact, it has been decades since the fourth king of Bhutan came up with the notion that the kingdom ...
News Bhutan: Off the Bhutan path - Deccan Chronicle
Deccan ChronicleOff the Bhutan pathDeccan ChronicleThe Doklam stand-off, which lasted for 70 days, had been eating up newsprint since it began on June 16. We visited western Bhutan long before China attempted to build a road near the Doklam area, leading to the stand-off between India, Bhutan and China.and more »
News Bhutan: G-4 countries must be given permanent UNSC membership: Bhutan
Thimphu : Backing India's bid for permanent seat in the UN Security Council (UNSC), Bhutan has stated that countries like Brazil, Germany, India, and Japan, known as the G4 nations, must be given permanent seats in the UNSC. "The UN reforms will be ...
News Bhutan: Need better PR between Bhutan and NE: Rai - Nagaland Post
Need better PR between Bhutan and NE: RaiNagaland PostCommissioner Regional Revenue & Custom office, Ministry of Finance, Samdrup Jongkhar (Bhutan), Anok Kr. Rai said there was a need to have better Public Relation between Bhutan and North East and for which the bottleneck on road, railways and air ...and more »
News Bhutan: Nepal earns first win in Bhutan
KATHMANDU, Sept 22: Nepal registered a 2-0 win over the Maldives in the ongoing SAFF U-18 Championship on Friday. Roman Limbu and Rejin Subba scored a goal each to help Nepal register its first win in the championship at Changlimithang stadium, Thimpu.
News Bhutan: G-4 countries must be given permanent UNSC membership: Bhutan - Business Standard
G-4 countries must be given permanent UNSC membership: BhutanBusiness StandardBacking India's bid for permanent seat in the UN Security Council (UNSC), Bhutan has stated that countries like Brazil, Germany, India, and Japan, known as the G4 nations, must be given permanent seats in the UNSC. "The UN reforms will be incomplete ...and more »
News Bhutan: Airee, Lamichhane shine as Nepal thrash Bhutan
Nepal thrashed Bhutan by nine wickets and advanced to the semi-finals of the ACC U-19 Eastern Regional Tournament at the Club Aman in Kinrara Oval, Malaysia today. Nepal made it to the last four with a match in hand. They had defeated Thailand by 255 runs ...
News Bhutan: India thrash Bhutan at SAFF U-18 Football Championship 2017 - Vimocafe
VimocafeIndia thrash Bhutan at SAFF U-18 Football Championship 2017VimocafeBhutan: India thrashed hosts Bhutan 3-0 in their second encounter of the ongoing SAFF U-18 Championship 2017 at the Changlimithang Stadium here on Friday. Lalawmpuia (38th, 79th minutes) and Asish Rai (90+) found the net for the boys in blue.and more »
News Bhutan: Surveillance of norovirus among children with diarrhea in four major hospitals in Bhutan: Replacement of GII.21 by GII.3 as a dominant genotype
Diarrhea is a major cause of morbidity and mortality among Bhutanese children. The etiology of diarrhea is not well known due to the challenges of conducting routine surveillance with Bhutan’s modest research facilities. Establishing an etiology is ...
News Bhutan: Bhutan Backs Indian Seat In UN Security Council - Deccan Chronicle
Deccan ChronicleBhutan Backs Indian Seat In UN Security CouncilDeccan ChronicleIndia's firm stand in protecting Bhutan during the Doklam issue seems to have earned India a permanent friend. Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay listing India with several other nations insisted that the its south western neighbor must be given ...and more »