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Bhutan

Bhutanese working abroad fears losing jobs

With the Covid-19 situation worsening in many places, Bhutanese have returned home in relief flights that the government has helped to...

14 Bhutanese abroad have tested positive to Covid-19

A total of 17 Bhutanese have been infected with the novel coronavirus so far including the three who were detected in the country. Whi...

14 Bhutanese abroad have tested positive to Covid-19

A total of 17 Bhutanese have been infected with the novel coronavirus so far including the three who were detected in the country. Whi...

Bangladesh sends emergency medicines to Bhutan

Bangladesh has sent two consignments of emergency medicines to Bhutan for the welfare of its senior citizens in the wake of the coronav...

Lockdown extension in India wouldn’t affect Bhutan: PM

India extending its total lockdown period until May 3 would not affect the supply of essential goods it has pledged to Bhutan, Prime Mi...

Bhutan begins stockpiling fuel and essential items

The government of Bhutan has allocated adequate resources for import of fuel and essential items to last for at least six months, accor...

Bhutan’s air quality improves

Air quality monitoring stations in Thimphu, Phuentsholing, Gedu, and Chukha recorded a drop in the particulate matter (PM) in the last...

Bhutanese community amid rising number of COVID-19 cases i...

With nine Bhutanese having tested positive for COVID-19 in New York, Bhutanese community there formed a task force and has rented two a...

Bhutan turns Royal Guest House into COVID-19 hospital

The Bhutan Government has transformed the Royal Guest House in Monggar into a COVID-19 hospital. This was done under the command of th...

Bhutan will evacuate 41 students from Greater Noida

Bhutan has decided to evacuate 900 of its nationals in India, including the 41 students who are stuck in the hostels of two colleges in...

Bhutan King tours country to inspect Covid-19 preparedness

The King of Bhutan, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, visited the southern, central and eastern parts of the country to inspect the natio...

Why Bhutan is an outlier in the fight against coronavirus

The whole world is in a lockdown mode. Some of the most powerful nations in the world are struggling to deal with this global pandemic....

Thank you Bhutan: The Covid-19 patient shares her experien...

Like most tourists, Sandi Fischer and her partner, Bert Hewitt planned a trip to Bhutan to explore the country’s unique culture a...

Bhutan extends quarantine period for COVID-19 to 21 days

The Quarantine period for COVID-19 in Bhutan  will be extended from 14 to 21 days beginning tomorrow. According to the Prime Minis...

Government impose travel restrictions

With restrictions imposed on travels, the  Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA) is exploring a middle-path approach to encou...

First Bhutanese to test positive for Covid-19

In a span of 20 days, Bhutan has detected three Covid-19 positive cases. However, the situation remains the same and the threat level i...

We’re prepared for the lockdown: Bhutan PM

Dr Lotay Tshering Bhutan’s Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering yesterday night said that Bhutanese need not panic with nei...

UN in Bhutan contributes Nu 80.5 M to help the govt. comba...

The Funds, Programmes and Specialized Agencies of the United Nations (UN) in Bhutan extended their support to help the government in it...

Bhutan to restrict movement of vehicles via Assam and Beng...

The government of Bhutan is expected to impose restrictions on the movement of Bhutanese vehicles, except those transporting essential...

There's a new royal baby in Bhutan!

Even as the world is struggling to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic, the King's family in Bhutan is celebrating a new royal baby....

New species of endangered orchid found in Bhutan

A new orchid species was discovered in the district of Trongsa in Bhutan by a team of forestry officials from the range office (Trongsa...