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News Bhutan » Samtse: GST issues for Bhutan to be resolved with urgency

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Bhutan has only one trading partner,” he said ... The chief executive officer of ice beverages in Samtse, Thuji Yonten said the company was built on the model of the earlier tax regime. Seven months into operation, he said there was an overnight increase ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Peace returning to Bengal-Bhutan border areas

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Publication date: Friday 19 December 2003

BSF jawans keeping a watch on the mountains in the Bhutan border at Samtse, in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, on Friday. — Photo: Parth Sanyal On the Bhutan/Bengal border Dec. 19. Peace seems to be slowly returning to the West Bengal-Bhutan border ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Bhutan’s Human Rights Record Defies ‘Happiness’ Claim

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Publication date: hursday 24 April 2014

The ambiguity over the legality of practising Christianity in Bhutan has resulted in harassment of the minority by officials. For example, police in southern Samtse District arrested two pastors, M.B. Thapa and Tandin Wangyal, on March 5 for holding a ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Samtse, Bhutan 10 Day Weather

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Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

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News Bhutan » Samtse: Indian Railways working on link to Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh

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Publication date: onday 05 September 2016

The railway links between India and Bhutan, for which studies were carried out by RITES in 2008, include Kokrajhar-Gelephu, Rangiya-Samdrupjonkhar, Banarhat-Samtse, and Pathsala-Nanglam. Gohain said Indian Railways’ priority is to try and double the ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Samste, Bhutan to produce 152MT of chillis this winter

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Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

Twelve gewogs (groups of villages) in Samtse will grow chillis and go commercial this winter, agriculture officers in the dzongkhag said. The target, according to the officials, is to harvest 152 metric tonnes (MT) of chillis in 100 acres of land between ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Bhutan seeks Amul’s help to source 2,000 cows from India

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Publication date: uesday 13 January 2015

(TOI photo by Ashwin Rajput) Last October, Bhutan's Department of Livestock (DoL) had released a dairy breed called 'Karan Fries' at its Samtse-based National Jersey Breeding Centre (NJBC) to provide more options of dairy breeds for the livestock farmers ...

News Bhutan » Samtse: Protestant pastors convicted of "attempted proselytising" in Bhutan

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Publication date: Friday 19 September 2014

The two clergymen deny any wrongdoing and have ten days to appeal in court in Samtse. In 2006, the government of Bhutan began to promote formal democracy after centuries of absolute monarchy that forbade the practice of religions other than Buddhism.

News Bhutan » Samtse: Bomb hits Bhutan, rebels warn of more attacks

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Publication date: Sunday 03 February 2008

No-one was hurt in the blast in the southern district of Samtse, where two other bombs were also found and defused. The United Revolutionary Front of Bhutan (URFB), a newly formed armed group fighting for the rights of ethnic Nepalis exiled in 1991 ...