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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.

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

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

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

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 places like Syria, Iraq and South Sudan, the

अमेरिका अाएका भुटानीले आत्महत्या गरे

अमेरिकाको टेक्सासमा एक पुनर्वासित भुटानीले आत्महत्या गरेका छन्। भुटानी शरणार्थीलाई तेस्रो देशमा पुनस्र्थापना गर्ने कार्यक्रम अन्तर्गत पूर्वी नेपालबाट अमेरिका आएका हरि अधिकारीले आत्महत्या गरेका हुन्। बिहान काममा जाने भन्दै हिँडेका उनी स्टोरमा नपुगेपछि सोधखोज भएको थियो। घर नजिकैको रुखमा झुण्डिएर

BHUMMATSS documents Bhutan’s struggle stories

Bhutanese Martyrs Memorial and Torture Survivors’ Society (BHUMMATSS) has officially launched the initiative to document the stories of those who died or tortured during the democratic struggle in Bhutan. At a special ceremony held in Adelaide on June 3, graced

Anjana Rai is Bhutanese Achiever of the Year

Anjana Rai is named The Achiever of the Year 2017 from Bhutanese community – a new initiated taken by Radio Pahichan to appreciate and recognise the contribution and achievements made by community members. The award is to be given every

DNC chooses new president

The convention of the Druk National Congress held at exile office in Kathmandu, Nepal unanimously elected Mr. Gedun Choephel, 56, from Pemagatshal District in Bhutan as the new President of the party. He had joined the party in 1994 and

African-American attacks Bhutanese business pretending to be white supremacist

A Bhutanese businessman is the victim of a false flag assault in Charlotte by an African-American man who made the attack on the man’s store appear to be the work of white supremacists. North Carolina police arrested on Sunday the