Bhutan is known for its Buddhist culture, where people's lives still revolve around the traditions associated with the religion.
India and Bhutan share historically strong ties. Wangchuck also met foreign secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra.
Gen Pande also met with the Indian officials engaged in capacity-building of the Bhutanese military.
New satellite images recently emerged showing China constructing a village East of the Doklam plateau on the Bhutanese side, a region that is considered important for India's strategic interest.
Bhutan doesn’t want poor Indian visitors? Himalayan nation opens border with hefty sustainable development fee
Be ready to pay Rs 1,200 a day as fee over and above other expenses
Up until now, there was no levy on Indians visiting Bhutan who just needed any Identity proof (not necessarily a passport) to enter the country.
The Indian and Chinese armies were locked in a 73-day stand-off at the Doklam tri-junction after China tried to extend a road in the area that Bhutan claimed belonged to it.
The 23-year-old -- who lost both her parents by the time she was 14 -- said she came out last June, on International Pride Day, after "a lot of research and introspection".
The aim of this collaboration is to inculcate the entrepreneurship mindset among Bhutanese students and prepare them for future challenges.
Besides India and Sri Lanka, the BIMSTEC comprises Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Nepal and Bhutan.
Every day, 40 metric tonnes of liquid oxygen produced by the oxygen plant will be exported to Assam using cryogenic tankers, the embassy said in a statement.
The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan has never won a medal of any kind at the Asian Games, much less the Olympics.
Menon, who was NSA between 2010 and 2014 in the previous UPA rule, also said there was a need for an integrated approach in managing the country's borders.
In a completely one-sided encounter, Kritina, Priyanka and Pratiksha scored in the 4th, 11th and 19th minute of the game respectively to thrash Bhutan’s hopes of securing a win.
The president said India was delighted to see the rapid progress made in Bhutan while simultaneously preserving its very special culture as well as protecting the environment.
By K J M Varma Beijing, Oct 22 (PTI) The 73-day-long Dokalam standoff was "safely resolved" after several rounds of talks with India, a top Chinese ...
Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Dokalam since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the building of a road in the disputed area by the Chinese Army.
The Doklam problem was not the last of its kind and the Army cannot afford to lower its guard since it has been resolved, a top military commander said today.
With India and China agreeing on ‘expeditious disengagement’ from Doka La on Monday, soldiers posted to the India-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction will finally get to rest their eyes.