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Mountain echoed in Thimphu

The eighth edition of the three-day Mountain Echoes Literary Festival culminated Sunday in Thimphu which saw literary stalwarts from India, Bhutan and a few other countries participate in debates, discussions and topics of literary interest. While Bhutanese writers and literary

जब देश खोज्नेहरु नै हराएपछि…

प्रकाश गुरागाई घाम तल ओर्लिंदै छ । पृथ्वी नै पहेँलपुर देखिन्छ । कच्ची सडक पछ्याउँदै एक हुल साइकल बेतोड दौडिरहेका छन् । साइकल कुदाउने केही किशोर छन्, अरू अधिकांश २२–२५ का युवा र एकाध अधबैँसे । महिलाको संख्या न्यून छ

भुटानी शरणार्थी : देशले बोलाउने आस

दस वर्षअघि निर्देशक प्रकाश आङदेम्बेले प्रदर्शन गरेको भए दमकस्थित सानो सिनेमा हलमा फिल्म’देश खोज्दै जाँदा’ हेर्नेहरूको सायद भीडभाड हुन्थ्योे । तर, साउनको अन्तिम आइतबार आफ्नै कथामाथि बनेको फिल्म हेर्न आउने भुटानी शरणार्थीको संख्या औंलामा गन्न सकिने थियो । फिल्ममै अभिनय

Doklam Plateau And The Shifting Tri-junction Points

By Yeshey Dorji As much as I try to desist from writing on the issue of Doklam that has prompted a hoard of ill-informed and poorly educated people around the world to hurl derogatory terms such as “puppet”, “vassal”, “protectorate”

Indian communist leader cautions India over Doklam stand off

India’s top politician has cautioned India for taking Bhutan as granted to deal with the stand-off with China in Doklam area. “India must seriously consider ways to diffuse the situation with China and the key lies in our accepting that

Indian Bhutanese FMs to discuss Doklam

Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj has mentioned she will hold a bilateral talks with Bhutanese counterpart on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC foreign ministers’ meeting in Kathmandu. The foreign ministers of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-sectoral Technical and

नेपालमै रहन दिन भुटानी शरणार्थीको माग

१ लाख १० हजारको संख्यामा भुटानी शरणार्थीहरु तेस्रो मुलुक पुनः स्थापना भइसकेपछि उक्त विकल्पमा जान नचाहनेहरुले नेपालमै बस्ने इच्छा व्यक्त गरेका छन्। झापा र मोरङका पाँच स्थानमा भुटानी शरणार्थीका शिविरहरु थिए। अमेरिका, अस्ट्रेलिया लगायत विभिन्न युरोपेली मुलुकहरुमा १ लाख १०

OBCA elects new leaders

The recently concluded annual convention of the Organization of Bhutanese Communities in America (OBCA) has elected a new executive committee headed by Dillip Dahal. Aita Rai is new chairman of the organisation while Jiden Rai, Padam Bharati, Krishna Sapkota, Jitu

Aussie and NZ diplomats visit refugee camps

As the large-scale resettlement programme for exiled Bhutanese draws to a close, the Australian Ambassador to Nepal Peter G. Budd visited the Bhutanese refugee camps in eastern Nepal on Tuesday where he met with exiled Bhutanese and observed programmes designed

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.

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