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Bhutan Battles Tuberculosis

As with all South Asian nations, tuberculosis is a major threat in Bhutan, but the kingdom has a well-established network of health facilities that provides free care and covers 90 per cent of the pop... Read More...
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The Bhutan Diaspora Begins

During the nearly two decades they stayed in UN-overseen camps in southeastern Nepal, Bhutanese exiles and their community leaders have regularly pushed for international support and solidarity in an attemp... Read More...
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High-altitude flood warning

Glacial lakes in the Bhutan-Himalaya The upper Himalaya lakes in Nepal and Bhutan that were formed by retreating glaciers are getting bigger as g... Read More...
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Shangri-la Votes

   Jigme Singye Wangchuk With democracy nonexistent or in turmoil in four of its larger neighbors – Pakistan, Burma, Bangladesh and Ne... Read More...
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Bhutan Learns to Vote

Bhutan, the tiny Himalayan kingdom sandwiched between Nepal, India and China, is off on a new adventure. Dragon King Jigme Singye Wangchuk, who abdicated from the throne in December after 37 years in powe... Read More...