Thimphu, Feb 6 (IANS) Sonam Choden, the mother of two-year-old Leki Dorji, never hoped to be happy again. But thanks to the Vellore-based Christian Medical College in India's Tamil Nadu state, which treated the burn injuries of Dorji and made him 'eat, walk and also talk'.
Tuesday, February 06, 2007 4:18:08 PM
Thimphu, Feb 2 (IANS) The Indian ban on AXN since Jan 17 is having its impact in Bhutan, where viewers cannot see the TV channel any more.
Friday, February 02, 2007 8:29:21 AM
Thimphu, Jan 31 (IANS) Bhutanese children belonging to economically weak families toil for 12 hours a day in the country's orange depots alongside Indian workers to earn money for their studies.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 7:57:28 AM
Thimphu, Jan 30 (IANS) The recent spurt of terrorist violence in Assam has hit Bhutan's orange exports to Bangladesh that are routed through the northeastern Indian state.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 4:55:35 PM
Thimphu, Jan 18 (IANS) Ten Bhutanese scouts will take part in the Indian Republic Day function on Jan 26 in New Delhi.
Thursday, January 18, 2007 4:22:32 PM
Samdrup Jongkhar (Bhutan), Jan 2 (IANS) Bhutan's tryst with democracy has begun with elected representatives questioning royal commands even before the Himalayan kingdom formally shifts from absolute monarchy to parliamentary democracy.
Tuesday, January 02, 2007 11:07:16 AM
Thimphu, Dec 24 (IANS) Bhutan's draft constitution that bars people from contesting the first general elections in 2008 if they don't have a university degree is mired in a row with people's representatives opposing the move.
Sunday, December 24, 2006 11:45:42 AM
Thimphu/Guwahati, Dec 17 (IANS) In his first public address as Bhutan's new ruler, King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck Sunday sought the support of his people to build a strong nation and help the country shift from monarchy to parliamentary democracy.
Sunday, December 17, 2006 6:14:49 PM
Guwahati, Dec 16 (IANS) From 'prince charming' to becoming the king of Bhutan, the sudden transition to monarchy of 26-year-old Oxford educated Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck has left the tiny Himalayan kingdom stunned.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 1:44:42 PM
Thimpu, Dec 16 (IANS) Bhutan King Jigme Singye Wangchuk has handed over his responsibilities to his 26-year-old son Crown Prince Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.
Saturday, December 16, 2006 10:52:05 AM
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