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Bhutan confers its highest civilian award on PM Modi

Bhutan Prime Minister Lotay Tshering said that he was overjoyed to name PM Modi for the highest civilian decoration

17 Dec 2021 11:00 AM

PM Modi meets Oppn leader of Bhutan's National Assembly

The Prime Minister reiterated that India is seeking to cooperate with Bhutan in sectors beyond the traditional ones like hydropower.

18 Aug 2019 1:57 PM

Bhutan understood essence of spirit of harmony, togetherness: PM Modi

India and Bhutan's history, culture and spiritual traditions have created deep bonds between both nation and its people, said Modi.

18 Aug 2019 9:57 AM

PM Modi holds talks with Bhutanese counterpart as two countries sign 10 MoUs

The two countries signed 10 Memorandum of Understandings in the field of space research, aviation, IT, power and education.

17 Aug 2019 8:35 PM

US diplomat calls for rule-based order in Indo Pacific region after Bhutan visit

Sullivan held meetings with King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, PM Lotay Tshering and MEA Tandi Dorji.

14 Aug 2019 8:59 AM

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Bhutanese king lights thousand lamps in memory of Sushma Swaraj

Former Bhutan prime minister Tshering Tobga attended the last rites of Swaraj in New Delhi on Wednesday.

10 Aug 2019 3:29 PM

Rains in Bhutan affects Assam's Tamulpur, bridge washes away

This has left the locals in the region in great difficulty as people are using bamboo or banana rafts to cross the water.

24 Jun 2019 11:26 AM

Bhutan’s lower house of Parliament votes to decriminalise homosexuality

The amendment to the penal code passed the 44-member National Assembly with just a single dissenting vote, the local newspapers reported.

08 Jun 2019 2:12 PM

Jaishankar discusses key elements of ties with Bhutan's top leadership

‘We recommitted ourselves to further enriching our special and unique ties,’ External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said in a tweet.

07 Jun 2019 9:03 PM

What do you do on a Saturday? Bhutan’s PM is a doctor on weekends

The capital Thimphu has no traffic lights, the sale of tobacco is banned, and television was only allowed in 1999.

09 May 2019 10:46 AM

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Bhutan gets heir to Golden Throne with baby boy

This handout picture shows Bhutan King Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema at the Paro Ugyen Pelri Palace in Bhutan. — AFP

07 Feb 2016 5:11 AM

Bhutan King expects first child, heir to the throne

King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck has announced that he and his wife are expecting their first child, the heir to the Golden Throne, leading to celebrations in the Kingdom.

13 Nov 2015 4:54 AM

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