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Bangladesh’s toxic waters captured in photo-essay (With Images, Feature)


June 10th, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Water, water everywhere, but not a drop to drink... A cluster of striking images by leading South Asian documentary photographer Munem Wasif turns the spotlight ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh CM Khandu still missing


May 1st, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
Itanagar, May 1 (ANI): The Pawan Hans Helicopter flying from Tawang to Itanagar with Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu is still missing.The helicopter that took off from Tawang at 9.50 a.m. ... Read more...

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Pawan Hans says missing chopper was in perfect condition


May 1st, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Itanagar, May 1 (ANI): Even as bad weather is hampering search operations for a missing chopper that was carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four others, Pawan Hans ... Read more...

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Two Sukhoi jets, 30 other aircraft searching for missing Arunachal CM


May 1st, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Itanagar/Bareilly, May 1 (ANI): Two Sukhoi aircraft and about 30 other Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft have been deployed to search for missing Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu.The Sukhoi ... Read more...

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Tibetans wait for their next Kalon Tripa


April 25th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 25 (IANS) The Tibetan community is abuzz with excitement and anticipation ahead of the April 27 crucial election result of the next Kalon Tripa, or the prime minister-in-exile, ... Read more...

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Harvard scholar is frontrunner for Tibetan PM-in-exile


November 12th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 12 (IANS) Lobsang Sangey, a senior fellow of Harvard Law School, Friday emerged as the frontrunner during the primary poll to nominate candidates for the Kalon Tripa or 'prime minister' ... Read more...

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Nepal again asks Bhutan to take back refugees


February 10th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 10 (IANS) With the 16th summit of South Asian heads of states just over two months away, Nepal Wednesday asked Bhutan to take back the Bhutanese refugees who have been ... Read more...

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Bhutan King meets Army Chief, NSA


December 24th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 24 (ANI): Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck met Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor and National Security Advisor M. K. Narayanan here today.Wangchuk held separate meetings with General ... Read more...

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India a steadfast partner and friend: Bhutan King


December 24th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 24 (ANI): Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck has said that India has always been their steadfast partner and friend.Delivering the Madhavrao Scindia memorial lecture here, he ... Read more...

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Bhutan’s King meets with Indian leadership


December 23rd, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 23 (ANI): Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck met with the Indian leadership here on Tuesday.Wangchuck, who is on a weeklong visit to India, held talks with ... Read more...

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Bhutan King Wangchuck meets PM, signs several agreements


December 22nd, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday signed agreements in various sectors, including water resources to civil aviation.The 29-year-old ... Read more...

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Bhutan to hold special prayers after quake, 12 deaths reported


September 22nd, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Samdrup Jhonkhar (Bhutan), Sep 22 (IANS) Bhutan Prime Minister Lyonchen Jigme Yoser Thinley will be among those joining a special prayer ceremony led by senior Buddhist monks Tuesday after ... Read more...

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Chidambaram meets Bhutan King


August 22nd, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI
Thimpu (Bhutan), Aug.22 (ANI): Visiting Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram called on Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck here on Saturday.According to Kuensel News, the two leaders are said to ... Read more...

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Genpact to train Bhutanese graduates for IT jobs


June 9th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 9 (IANS) Gurgaon-based business process outsourcer (BPO) Genpact will train Bhutanese graduates to help develop the IT and IT-enabled services industry in the Himalayan nation, a company official said Tuesday. "We ... Read more...

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Indian troupe performs for Bhutan King on his coronation


November 7th, 2008 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravi ShankarThimpu, Nov 7 (ANI): World renowned choreographer and dancer Astad Deboo''s troupe on Friday performed at the Chang Lime Thang National Stadium in Thimpu at a ceremony to greet ... Read more...

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Bhutan ready to resume talks with Nepal over refugees


August 6th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 6 (IANS) Bhutan says it is ready to resume talks with Nepal over the repatriation of over 100,000 refugees who have been languishing in this Himalayan republic for ... Read more...

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Tata Power to help develop hydel project in Bhutan


July 21st, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Tata Power, India's largest private power utility, announced Monday it will develop a hydro-power project in Bhutan in partnership with the Bhutanese government, and purchase the entire ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to address Bhutan’s new parliament


May 11th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
By Pranay Sharma New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will address a joint session of the newly constituted Bhutanese parliament during his visit to the country May 16. He will ... Read more...

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Nepal sends Bhutanese refugees to third country for resettlement


May 11th, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by admin
DPA Kathmandu, May 11 (DPA) More than 420 Bhutanese refugees living in UN-run camps in eastern Nepal have been resettled in another country as part of a third-country resettlement programme, a media report ... Read more...

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