Start Here
Change the World
VirtueScience
Character/Virtue
Character/Virtue
Natural Wellbeing
Natural Wellbeing
Deeper Subjects
Deeper Subjects
Self Defense
Self Defense
Financial Freedom
Financial Freedom
VirtueScience

Shop here to Support me:
eBay.co.uk | eBay.com
Character/Virtue
Character/Virtue
Natural Wellbeing
Natural Wellbeing
Deeper Subjects
Deeper Subjects
Self Defense
Self Defense
Financial Freedom
Financial Freedom
You are here: Index location World Events location Bhutan News

Bhutan News

In Bhutan, Happiness Index as Gauge for Social Ills Click Here to Open in a New Window
Dasho Karma Ura has spent years defining Gross National Happiness. But persuading other nations to adopt an index aimed at spiritual well-being has had its challenges.
Bhutan Faces an Important Test of Press Freedom Click Here to Open in a New Window
A prominent journalist has been accused of libel for sharing a Facebook post that alleged corrupt dealings among the elite in the Asian country.
Centuries of Buddhist Tradition Make Room for Bhutan’s First Law School Click Here to Open in a New Window
In a nation with a long-held tradition of resolving disputes through conciliation, a legal education is being melded with old values.
A Guarded Culture’s Old and New Ways Click Here to Open in a New Window
In Bhutan, a small nation with centuries of Buddhist tradition in conflict resolution, a new law school will incorporate those values in its training.
Odd Names for Offbeat Ministries Click Here to Open in a New Window
Government departments around the globe with grand aspirations.
From Bhutan to New York’s Dairy Heartland Click Here to Open in a New Window
A state training program has connected about two dozen Bhutanese refugees who wanted familiar agrarian jobs with farms that needed labor to fuel the yogurt boom in western New York.
Earthquake Strikes Northeast India, Killing at Least 6 Click Here to Open in a New Window
The quake, of magnitude 6.7, left scores wounded, and the death toll was expected to rise.
Last-Ranked Bhutan Stuns Sri Lanka a Second Time Click Here to Open in a New Window
Bhutan advanced to the group stage of Asian qualifying for the 2018 World Cup, an almost unthinkable achievement for a team that sometimes goes years between official matches.
A Moment Atop the World for Bhutan’s Last-Ranked Team Click Here to Open in a New Window
Crediting the ability of the current generation to watch soccer on TV, Bhutan’s national team won its first World Cup qualifying match, beating Sri Lanka on Thursday.
Inside the T Winter 2014 Travel Issue Click Here to Open in a New Window
The issue finds romantic inspiration in locales near and far — from Cape Town to Bhutan, Montauk to the Orient Express.
In Bhutan, Happiness Index as Gauge for Social Ills - New York Times Click Here to Open in a New Window

New York Times

In Bhutan, Happiness Index as Gauge for Social Ills
New York Times
THIMPHU, Bhutan — As a downpour settled into a thick fog outside, Dasho Karma Ura let his eyes flicker at the ceiling of a wood-paneled conference room and began expounding on the nature of happiness. “People feel happy when they see something ...


Rail link plan with Bhutan, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Nepal: Suresh Prabhu - Economic Times Click Here to Open in a New Window

Economic Times

Rail link plan with Bhutan, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Nepal: Suresh Prabhu
Economic Times
DARJEELING: The Centre is mulling linking neighbouring countries like Bhutan, Myanmar, Bangladesh and Nepal through the railways. This was announced here today by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu at a programme where an agreement was signed ...

and more »

Himachal Pradesh: 24 Bhutan nationals injured in bus accident - The Indian Express Click Here to Open in a New Window

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh: 24 Bhutan nationals injured in bus accident
The Indian Express
At least twenty Bhutanese nationals were injured when a private tourist bus skidded off the road and plunged into a deep gorge near Swarghat on Chandigarh-Manali national highway Saturday. There were a total of 44 persons travelling in the bus, which ...
Bus accident leaves 43 Bhutan nationals injured in Himachal PradeshTimes of India

all 2 news articles »

Indian trucks operating in Bhutan: Truckers - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper Click Here to Open in a New Window

Indian trucks operating in Bhutan: Truckers
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
Transport: Even when the government is looking to push through Parliament an ambitious road connectivity plan involving Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) that truckers fear will open up competition from foreign vehicles, Indian trucks are ...


Bhutan-Korea friendship offer launched - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper Click Here to Open in a New Window

Bhutan-Korea friendship offer launched
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
Tourism: The Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) yesterday launched the Bhutan-Korea friendship offer to mark three decades of diplomatic relations between the two nations, according to a TCB press release. As part of the offer, all Korean nationals ...


Bhutan's Authorities Ban Film for 'Misusing' Religious Masks on Screen - Global Voices Online Click Here to Open in a New Window

Global Voices Online

Bhutan's Authorities Ban Film for 'Misusing' Religious Masks on Screen
Global Voices Online
The recent banning of a film accused of demeaning religious symbols has stirred up a lot of debate in Bhutan. The Bhutan InfoComm and Media Authority (BICMA) declared that Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait, a feature film by Tibetan Buddhist ...


India plans railway circuit to connect with Nepal, Bhutan, B'desh and Myanmar - Himalayan Times Click Here to Open in a New Window

India plans railway circuit to connect with Nepal, Bhutan, B'desh and Myanmar
Himalayan Times
KATHMANDU: India plans to link up with four neighbouring countries — Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Myanmar — through railways and build a railway circuit in the region, according to Indian media that referred to an announcement made by an Indian ...

and more »

Tour operators skeptical of Bhutan-Korea friendship offer - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper Click Here to Open in a New Window

Tour operators skeptical of Bhutan-Korea friendship offer
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
Tourism: Although the Bhutan-Korea friendship offer is expected to benefit the tourism industry during the lean season months, most tour operators remain skeptical of the offer. Tour operators expressed dissatisfaction over the offer saying the ...


Bhutan participates in Asia Cooperation Dialogue meeting - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper Click Here to Open in a New Window

Bhutan participates in Asia Cooperation Dialogue meeting
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
Energy: Bhutan participated in the 15th ministerial meeting of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on January 17, according to a foreign affairs press release. Bhutan's delegation was led by ambassador to Kuwait ...


After a bland new year, Bhutan is reversing an import ban on India's toxic chillies - Quartz Click Here to Open in a New Window

Hindu Business Line

After a bland new year, Bhutan is reversing an import ban on India's toxic chillies
Quartz
The new year lacked flavour for Zangmo, a villager in Bhutan's western district of Haa. She had been looking for fresh green chillies to prepare hoentey—a dumpling-like dish served exclusively during the annual Bhutanese festival of Lomba—but none ...
Spicy, Delicious, and Not So Cheap: Bhutan's Chili Ban Raises Cost of National DishGlobal Voices Online
Bhutan may ratify BBIN pact in joint sessionHindu Business Line

all 3 news articles »






Bhutan at Wikipedia Click Here to Open in a New Window
Bhutan at CIA FactBook Click Here to Open in a New Window


You are here: Index location World Events location Bhutan News