India enters into Bhutan-China border conflict

India enters into Bhutan-China border conflict

Indian media claimed Chinese military has entered into Bhutanese territory, following a standoff with Indian soldiers deployed in the border. The standoff was at Doklam (or Donglang) which India say is within More »

Bhutan court to review Sacha Wangmo verdict

Bhutan court to review Sacha Wangmo verdict

The son-in-law of the infamous businessman Sonam Phuntsho has re-opened the file that was closed after the Supreme Court verdict in April this year. The much publicized legal case between Tandin Bidha More »

Gorkhaland supporters hold protest in Hague

Gorkhaland supporters hold protest in Hague

The Gorkhaland supporter in The Netherlands have staged demonstrations in front of the Embassy in Hague, supporting the cause for Gorkhaland state in India. According to the statement forwarded to BNN, the More »

Bhutan assures India on infiltration into Gorkhaland movement

Bhutan assures India on infiltration into Gorkhaland movement

As the Gorkhaland demand heightens in the border, India has secured assurances from its loyal partner Bhutan that any anti-India activities will not be acceptable in Bhutanese territory. An Indian delegation led More »

UNHCR Nepal marks World Refugee Day

UNHCR Nepal marks World Refugee Day

Every minute, an average of 20 people — half of them children — are forced to flee their homes due to persecution, human rights violations and war. Fueled by humanitarian crises in More »

 

Punya Foundation receives charitable status

Punya Foundatin has obtained charitable status in Australia, the organisation said Tuesday. ‘The Punya Foundation is now registered as a Public Benevolent Institution with Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission,’ it said. It also gained Australian Taxation Office endorsement as deductible

India enters into Bhutan-China border conflict

Indian media claimed Chinese military has entered into Bhutanese territory, following a standoff with Indian soldiers deployed in the border. The standoff was at Doklam (or Donglang) which India say is within Bhutan while China says it’s inside Chinese territory.

A second gate in Phuentsholing

A second entry gate from Jaigao to Phuentsholing has been inaugurated. The border gate will ease the pressure at the old gate. While the concrete gate is at Jaigaon side, a metal gate has been built adjacent to the building

Internet ban in Darjeeling ineffective

Mamata Benerjee’s effort to subdue the demand for a separate Gorkhaland by imposing Internet ban did not deter the demonstrators to disseminate information. The demonstrators and supporters are crossing border across Nepal and Bhutan to access web and upload news,

Bhutan court to review Sacha Wangmo verdict

The son-in-law of the infamous businessman Sonam Phuntsho has re-opened the file that was closed after the Supreme Court verdict in April this year. The much publicized legal case between Tandin Bidha and her daughter Dr Shacha Wangmo versus Sonam

Former refugee launches settlement program

As the world celebrates Refugee Week this week, Refugee Week Ambassador Om Dhungel, a former refugee has launched a new consulting service to drive a paradigm shift in Refugee Settlement and Community Development – From Need-based approach to Strength-based approach.

Gorkhaland supporters hold protest in Hague

The Gorkhaland supporter in The Netherlands have staged demonstrations in front of the Embassy in Hague, supporting the cause for Gorkhaland state in India. According to the statement forwarded to BNN, the supporters said they condemn the ‘blatant violations of

भुटानबाट लखेटिँदा

बलराम पौडेलको पुख्र्यौंली घर इलामको साबिक माइमझुवा– १, याङ्मा (हालको सन्दकपुर गाउँपालिका) हो । दक्षिण भुटानको साम्ची जिल्लास्थित बाँडा ब्लक (नगरपालिका) मा २००९ सालमा जन्मेका पौडेल जब पुर्खाको गाउँ (याङ्मा) आइपुग्छन्, उनको भोगाइको ‘भोटाङे कथा’ सुन्न युवा, बालबालिकादेखि वृद्धवृद्धा भेला

Bhutan assures India on infiltration into Gorkhaland movement

As the Gorkhaland demand heightens in the border, India has secured assurances from its loyal partner Bhutan that any anti-India activities will not be acceptable in Bhutanese territory. An Indian delegation led by Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) Director General Archana

Bhutanese music artists in US get organised

The Bhutanese music artists in United States finally decided they should have their own organisation to look after their welfare, advocacy and career development. The recent gathering of the artists in Cincinnati, Ohio, culminated into formation of Bhutanese American Music

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