Indian Tourist On Camera Climbing Stupa In Bhutan Sparks Anger
Saturday, October 19, 2019, 7:38 AM
A biker from India was seen standing on the dome of a sacred structure in Bhutan, which has sparked outrage on social media in the Himalayan nation and India, where people criticised him for his behaviour that could embarrass the country. In another photo, a Bhutanese carpenter was seen sitting on the ladder on the dome of the chorten or a religious monument.
Honour for India to be part of Bhutan's development: PM Modi
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 8:59 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said it is an honour for India to be part of the development process of Bhutan and expressed confidence that the two countries will continue to be "a unique model of bilateral ties" in the world. Modi said that the joint spiritual legacy and strong people-to-people ties were the key strength of mutual ties.
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar Arrives In Bhutan On First Overseas Visit
Friday, June 7, 2019, 7:20 PM
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Bhutan on Friday on a two-day visit, his first overseas trip after assuming charge of the ministry, during which he will hold talks with his Bhutanese counterpart and call on Prime Minister Lotay Tshering. Jaishankar, who assumed charge on May 30, is expected to receive an audience with King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.