In Bhutan, The Prime Minister Is A Doctor Every Saturday
Friday, May 10, 2019, 8:25 AM
It's Saturday in Bhutan and Lotay Tshering has just completed urinary bladder repair surgery on a patient at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital. But Tshering is no ordinary doctor. During the week, he also happens to be prime minister in the Himalayan kingdom famous for measuring citizens' Gross National Happiness. Nurses and hospital attendants continue with their jobs as normal.
India, Bhutan Review Hydroelectric Projects With PM Tshering In New Delhi
Friday, December 28, 2018, 8:05 PM
India and Bhutan reviewed the progress of hydroelectric projects in the Himalayan nation during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering in New Delhi. "Development of hydrolectric projects is an important part of the long history of India's aid to Bhutan," PM Modi said in a joint address to the media with PM Tshering after the meeting.