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 »

 

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

DNC celebrates establishment day

Members of Druk National Congress celebrated the Party’s 23rd Foundation Day at Kathmandu, Nepal on June 16, 2017. The customary suja desi was served to members and guests. The traditional Bhutanese game, ‘Khuru’ was played among members and guests to

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

Bringing new cultures to local communities

Bir Bahadur Poudel sits in his living room in a quiet Palmerston North neighbourhood and reflects on how far he’s come over the last 25 years. He lived a peaceful life with his wife and eight children in Bhutan. They

भुटानी शरणार्थीमाथि ‘हन्बेर्नो’

दिनेशकुमार कार्कीले लेखेको उपन्यास ‘हन्बेर्नो’ बजारमा आएको छ । भुटानी शरणार्थीको जीवन–संघर्षमा आधारित उपन्यासको पत्रकार तथा लेखक किशोर नेपाल, आख्यानकारद्वय कृष्ण धरावासी, उमा सुवेदी र कवि केशव आचार्यले संयुक्त रुपमा विमोचन गरे । पुस्तकमाथि टिप्पणी गर्दै लेखक नेपालले भुटानी शरणार्थीको

American Darkness Vs. Bhutan Brightness

By Robert Hunziker As Donald Trump axes America’s commitment to the Paris Climate Accord, the Kingdom of Bhutan’s Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay finalizes Bhutan for Life, a fund that will give the country the funding required, meeting its commitment to

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

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