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
Thimphu, Nov 29 (IANS) Bhutan is playing five specially composed songs on the kingdom's two government-controlled radio stations aimed at educating voters ahead of the first general elections in 2008.
Wednesday, November 29, 2006 5:20:30 PM
Thimphu, Nov 23 (IANS) A newly-formed council in Bhutan will develop policies, advice authorities concerned, take decisions and approve plans to promote the national language Dzongkha.
Thursday, November 23, 2006 11:11:54 AM
Thimphu, Nov 21 (IANS) The disease-resistant and healthier potatoes of Bhutan are in high-demand in the Indian markets.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 12:25:02 PM
Thimphu, Nov 7 (IANS) Chicken from India is back in Bhutan - processed, sealed, frozen and selling real fast.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006 12:40:56 PM
Thimphu, Nov 4 (IANS) The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is racing against time to prevent HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, from assuming epidemic proportions with the nation witnessing a rise in the number of prostitutes and lack of safe sex practices.
Saturday, November 04, 2006 1:52:32 PM
Thimphu, Oct 23 (IANS) Bhutan's draft constitution has made provisions to debar candidates without a minimum graduate degree or married to a foreigner from contesting the first general election in 2008.
Monday, October 23, 2006 10:27:08 AM
Thimphu, Oct 10 (IANS) India's 1983 World Cup winning member Roger Binny has said Bhutan has made notable progress in cricket within a short period in spite of introducing the game rather late.
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 1:28:41 PM
Thimphu, Oct 5 (IANS) With India's main apple growing states recording poor yield this year, there has been considerable rise in exports there from Bhutan, say exporters.
Thursday, October 05, 2006 12:15:18 PM
Thimphu, Sep 23 (IANS) India and Bhutan have expressed concern over the growing nexus between Maoists and people lodged in camps in eastern Nepal.
Saturday, September 23, 2006 6:14:45 PM
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