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Mountain Echoes 2018: Bhutan's festival of literature, art and culture feels like a true celebration
Life

Mountain Echoes 2018: Bhutan's festival of literature, art and culture feels like a true celebration

This year’s edition of Mountain Echoes coincided with festivities marking the 50th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Bhutan

Doka La standoff: Bhutan foreign minister Damcho Dorji meets Sushma Swaraj, hopes issue is peacefully resolved
World

Doka La standoff: Bhutan foreign minister Damcho Dorji meets Sushma Swaraj, hopes issue is peacefully resolved

The meeting was focused mainly on the standoff between the armies of India and China in Doka La in the Sikkim sector.

India-China standoff over Doka La: Border tensions on the rise, but history shows war isn't the only option
India

India-China standoff over Doka La: Border tensions on the rise, but history shows war isn't the only option

The battle of nerves between India and China continues with neither side willing to blink and preparing for the long haul in Doka La.

Sikkim standoff: India needs to stop looking for reasons why China won't up the ante
India

Sikkim standoff: India needs to stop looking for reasons why China won't up the ante

The powers that be in New Delhi seem cheerfully oblivious to the Chinese belligerence on the border.

Amid Sikkim border row, India's Malabar exercises make for a smart strategy as US, Japan look to rein in China's influence
India

Amid Sikkim border row, India's Malabar exercises make for a smart strategy as US, Japan look to rein in China's influence

The on going naval exercises in the Bay of Bengal between India, US and Japan are taking place amid continuing tension between India and China in the Bhutan-China border

Sikkim standoff: Fallout goes beyond heightened rhetoric from Beijing; China is eyeing India not Bhutan
India

Sikkim standoff: Fallout goes beyond heightened rhetoric from Beijing; China is eyeing India not Bhutan

A closer look at the Sikkim standoff reveals that the bilateral relations have endured more than just heightened rhetoric.

India-Bhutan development talks to be held on Thursday, 50 projects to be reviewed
World

India-Bhutan development talks to be held on Thursday, 50 projects to be reviewed

Bhutan and India will hold the third round of Development Cooperation Talks in Thimpu on Thursday.

Bhutan trip will remain etched in my memory: PM Modi
World

Bhutan trip will remain etched in my memory: PM Modi

The upshot of the two-day visit by India's leader to this tiny kingdom was a decision by the two countries to scale up their ties that cover security interests and cooperation in a wide variety of fields.

Modi repeats development mantra in Bhutan, stresses on good ties
Politics

Modi repeats development mantra in Bhutan, stresses on good ties

Stability and development in India will help neighbours like Bhutan," he said in his speech, which he delivered in Hindi.

Relations with India dominate Bhutan's national elections
World

Relations with India dominate Bhutan's national elections

Bhutan's relations with India and how to improve them have dominated the campaigning for the country's second national elections with the two major political parties contesting the polls asserting unequivocally that bilateral ties cannot be impacted by minor hiccups

China, Bhutan to resolve border disputes?
World

China, Bhutan to resolve border disputes?

Meeting for the first time, the Prime Ministers of China and Bhutan have expressed their willingness to establish diplomatic relations between the two countries and discussed measures to resolve border dispute.