May 21, 2021 04:25 PM IST
The Tibet Autonomous Region borders with the Indian states of Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand and the Union territory of Jammu & Kashmir.
- May 10, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Beijing is "building" three new villages, two of which are already occupied and one under construction, in an open violation of the terms of China’s founding treaty with Bhutan.
- Apr 27, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Every day, forty metric tonnes of liquid oxygen produced by the Oxygen Plant will be exported to Assam.
- Apr 19, 2021 02:04 PM IST
Bhutan's Health Ministry said this month that more than 93% of eligible adults had received their first shots of COVID-19 vaccines.
- Apr 14, 2021 09:20 AM IST
Those countries took months to reach where they are, painstakingly strengthening their vaccination campaigns in the face of rising coronavirus cases. But the story of Bhutan's vaccination campaign is nearly finished — just 16 days after it began.
- Jan 19, 2021 07:24 PM IST
MEA said India will supply COVID-19 vaccines to partner countries over the coming weeks and months in a phased manner keeping in view the domestic requirements.
- Jan 18, 2021 10:26 PM IST
On January 8, Bhutan reported its first COVID-19 death some 10 months after initially detecting the virus and managing to keep the disease under control by largely sealing off the tourism-dependent country.
- Nov 20, 2020 07:52 PM IST
Nathan Ruser, an open-source intelligence analyst associated with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, had alleged that the Chinese village of Pangda lies two kilometres within Bhutanese territory.
- Nov 20, 2020 02:55 PM IST
The prime ministers of the two countries had jointly launched Phase-I of the project during PM Narendra Modi's state visit to Bhutan in August last year
- Nov 19, 2020 10:02 PM IST
As per the images shared by the CGTN journalist, the village established by the Chinese is located 2 km inside Bhutan's territory
- Jul 31, 2020 01:22 AM IST
The secretary of state said China has the desire to expand its power and reach.
- Jul 21, 2020 05:10 PM IST
In a surprise move, China recently staked claim over the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in Bhutan at the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council and opposed funding to the project.
- Jul 14, 2020 04:48 PM IST
In the first week of July, Beijing objected to Bhutan's request for funds to develop the Sakteng wildlife sanctuary at an online meeting of the Global Environment Facility (GEF)
- Jul 06, 2020 09:18 AM IST
China objected to Bhutan's request for funds to develop Sakteng wildlife sanctuary saying "it was disputed territory".
- Jun 29, 2020 02:20 PM IST
The concession agreement for the project between the Bhutanese government and the Kholongchhu Hydro Energy Limited was signed in the virtual presence of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his Bhutanese counterpart Tandi Dorji, a Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) statement said.
- Jun 26, 2020 01:20 PM IST
In a statement, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Royal Government of Bhutan, said that since June 24, 2020, there have been several news articles published in India alleging that Bhutan has blocked water channels that supply irrigation water to Indian farmers in Baksa and Udalguri districts in Assam adjoining Samdrup Jongkhar district.
- May 11, 2020 07:28 PM IST
Bhutan put in place a National Preparedness and Response Plan and an emergency committee in February. The country has only nine cases of COVID-19 and it has a story of effective management to tell behind its success
- Mar 20, 2020 04:07 PM IST
In this age of despair, let’s find happiness in Bhutan, the only country that measures its Gross Domestic Product in Gross National Happiness.
- Feb 12, 2020 12:55 PM IST
A country that has a tourism sector that both cares about the sustainability of the environment and nurtures its places of natural beauty is going to attract discerning international and local visitors who are willing to pay the extra dollar.
- Feb 07, 2020 04:27 PM IST
The aim behind the policy is to ensure that the local people involved in the tourism industry make a decent living while abiding by its own very high environmental standards.
- Dec 19, 2019 11:40 AM IST
Addressing the 56th raising day of the SSB, Shah said India enjoys very cordial relations with Nepal and Bhutan.
- Sep 28, 2019 11:58 AM IST
PM Modi met Lotay Tshering on the sidelines of the High Level Segment of the 74th UN General Assembly session here on Friday.
- Aug 17, 2019 05:50 PM IST
This is PM Modi's second visit to Bhutan and the first since his re-election in May this year.
- Aug 17, 2019 10:20 AM IST
In his departure statement issued on August 16, the prime minister said his visit to the Himalayan nation in the beginning of the current term reflects the high importance his government attaches to New Delhi's relations with Bhutan.
- Aug 15, 2019 05:45 PM IST
Tshering praised PM Modi as someone who is "humble and natural" in their interactions and that he sees “new chapters of friendship unfold for the two countries”