India, Bhutan to have 7 more entry/exit points for trade: Government

Trade between India and Bhutan has more than doubled from USD 484 million in 2014-15 to USD 1,083 million in 2020-21.

published on : 3rd November 2021

China-Bhutan MoU gives food for thought for India

Bhutan and China last week signed an MoU for expediting boundary negotiations where the two countries are likely to discuss Doklam. The MoU may cause ripple effects for India.

published on : 18th October 2021

MoU with Bhutan to speed up border talks, establishment of diplomatic ties: China

The two countries on October 14 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Expediting the China-Bhutan Boundary Negotiation in Beijing and Thimphu via video link.

published on : 16th October 2021

Govt's foreign policy includes how to lose friends, influence nobody: Rahul's dig amid Bhutan-China pact

India on Thursday reacted cautiously to Bhutan and China signing the agreement.

published on : 15th October 2021

Amid Dokhlam history, India takes note as China-Bhutan ink pact on boundary negotiations

The India-China stand-off in the Doklam plateau in 2017 even triggered fears of a war between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.

published on : 14th October 2021

India inks pact for joint development of small satellite for Bhutan

India on Friday signed the implementing arrangement on the joint development of a small satellite for Bhutan.

published on : 25th September 2021

Bhutan fully vaccinates 90 per cent of eligible adults within a week

More than 3,000 health workers participated and 1,200 vaccination centers across the country helped ensure that shots reached every eligible adult.

published on : 27th July 2021

Launch of BHIM-UPI in Bhutan to further strengthen bilateral ties: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Terming BHIM-UPI as one of the achievements of India in terms of fintech, she said, it is a very successful experiment that India has undertaken.

published on : 13th July 2021

Americans advised to avoid travelling to Bhutan, Sri Lanka

The State Department also urged Americans to "reconsider travel to Sri Lanka due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Sri Lanka due to terrorism".

published on : 7th July 2021

We'll be wiped out if we can't control COVID-19 now: Bhutan PM Lotay Tshering

The country reported 1,392 positive COVID-19 cases with one death so far, as per World Health Organisation on Sunday.

published on : 24th May 2021

Oxford University student union president-elect Anvee Bhutani 'humbled' by win

The vice-president elect in the team for the 2021-22 academic year is also of Indian-origin, Devika, as is trustee-elect Dhitee Goel.

published on : 21st May 2021

Coronavirus surge, vaccine shortages spread beyond India's borders to Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka

These nations have imposed lockdowns as residents of big cities flee to the countryside seeking safety.

published on : 30th April 2021

Bhutan to provide liquid oxygen to India to help combat COVID-19

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.

published on : 27th April 2021

Small but quick: Bhutan vaccinates 93 per cent of adults in 16 days

The rapid rollout of the vaccine puts the tiny nation just behind Seychelles, which has given jabs to 66 per cent of its population of nearly 100,000 people.

published on : 12th April 2021

Bhutan vaccinates 60% of population with Covishield in record time

Its rapid rollout puts Bhutan far ahead of other leading nations in reaching the 60-percent mark, including the Seychelles, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.

published on : 7th April 2021
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