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External Affairs Minister Jaishankar to visit Bangladesh and Bhutan from April 28 to 30

April 27, 2022 2:30 pm

The Indian foreign minister will be Bhutan’s first high-level visitor from abroad since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic

Bhutan keen to adopt Delhi govt's entrepreneurship mindset curriculum framework for schools: Sisodia

April 21, 2022 9:46 am

 The aim of this collaboration is to inculcate an entrepreneurship mindset among Bhutanese students and prepare them for future challenges said, Manish Sisodia.

GCTM groundbreaking ceremony: Immediate need is to study decline of natural resources, says Bhutan PM

April 20, 2022 12:37 am

In his message, Bhutan PM Tshering pointed out that such a centre “means a lot” to Bhutan that has been historically known for its medicinal plants.

March 18, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Union Rule In Kerala

March 17, 2022 10:39 pm

Kerala was placed under President’s rule on March 17. The Union cabinet met in the evening and decided to recommend to the President placing the state under Centre’s jurisdiction in pursuance of the Governor’s recommendation.

When, in India, Bhutan’s first Oscar-nominated director decided to become a storyteller

March 26, 2022 1:33 pm

Pawo Choyning Dorji, the India-born Bhutanese filmmaker whose directorial debut 'Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom' is Bhutan’s first ever Oscar nomination, on India’s role in his life, making a film against all odds and the responsibility of a filmmaker

‘Improbable journey’: How Lunana, a movie from tiny Bhutan, got an Oscar Nod

February 13, 2022 10:11 am

Earlier this month, Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom, was nominated for an Academy Award — a first for Bhutan. Its director, Pawo Choyning Dorji, said he had been on an “improbable journey” ever since deciding to shoot the film, his first, in a Himalayan village about 3 miles above sea level.

Historic Trans Bhutan Trail set to reopen for the first time after six decades

February 01, 2022 3:27 pm

The 250-mile-long trail runs from Haa in the west to Trashigang in the east, and is one of the most culturally rich and least explored trails in the world.

Chandigarh: Sustainable Development Goals Summit concludes

January 18, 2022 3:52 am

On the occasion, the Participants and the spectators expressed their views on the various SDGs and others were tested for their knowledge.

Bhutan confers its highest civilian award on PM Modi

December 18, 2021 8:56 am

PM Modi conferred with the highest civilian decoration of Bhutan, Ngadag Pel gi Khorlo.

Govt's foreign policy — how to lose friends, influence nobody: Rahul Gandhi's dig at Centre

October 15, 2021 8:58 pm

Bhutan's Foreign Minister Lyonpo Tandi Dorji and China's Assistant Foreign Minister Wu Jianghao signed the MoU on the "three-step roadmap" on Thursday for expediting the Bhutan-China Boundary negotiations.


Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli make the most of their time in Bhutan

November 11, 2019 2:28 pm

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli are making their fans jealous by sharing photos of picturesque Bhutan.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Bhutan

April 15, 2016 10:37 am

From their vehicle, they were ushered by traditional dancers, flag-bearers, pipers, and Buddhist monks down a 500-meter walkway to meet Bhutan's King Jigme Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema.


Sikkim Impasse Explained: What Is The India-China-Bhutan Border Standoff? Watch video

June 22, 2020 6:57 pm

Doklam standoff: On June 16, Indian soldiers stopped Chinese soldiers from constructing a road through the area in Doklam. This lead to a tense standoff between the two sides.

New India-Bangladesh immigration centre to be opened

February 17, 2016 5:05 am

Jalpaiguri, Feb 17 (ANI): A new immigration check point between India and Bangladesh is expected to boost trade and ties between the neighbours. The immigration centre would be inaugurated in Siliguri town on February 18. The new check point has been set up after fervent protests by local businessmen. The first immigration centre was opened in 1994 for trade between Bhutan and Bangladesh and in 1997 for trade between Nepal and Bangladesh