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NCOC puts travel bar on people from 26 countries

Dawn 13 Jun 2021
According to a document available with Dawn, the NCOC revised the inbound air/land travel categories with an immediate effect. The document mentioned India, Iran, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Indonesia, Iraq, the Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, South ...
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To the ends of the earth: Enric Sala, the explorer saving life in our oceans

The National 13 Jun 2021
Nations are working to achieve this, including setting targets to be reached by 2020 for the protection of the natural state of 17 per cent of the land and 10 per cent of the oceans ... In Bhutan, they have a gross happiness index and in the constitution it says at least 60 per cent of the land has to be in forest.”.
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Farming and construction under right of way allowed: MoEA minister

Kuensel 10 Jun 2021
According to the Electricity Act of Bhutan 2001, no person shall build any structures or do any activity on land within the proximity of the area covered under RoW without prior approval from the Bhutan Electricity Authority (BEA) ... The Land Act of Bhutan 2007 states. “The minimum parcel of land that shall be registered in a thram is 10 decimals.”.
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90% of green cover lost under 4 biodiversity hotspots: CSE

The Times of India 09 Jun 2021
... China; the other three hotspots in the country are Himalaya (Indian Himalayan region and the areas falling in Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, China and Myanmar), Western Ghats & Sri Lanka, and Sunda Land (Nicobar Islands, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei and Philippines).
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Patanjali's Coronil lands in row in Nepal, faces distribution ban

Suryaa 08 Jun 2021
The Health Ministry of Nepal, however, has remained silent over the ongoing controversy regarding the distribution of Coronil kits, which have also landed in controversy in India and Bhutan ... The Bhutan government had already rejected the support provided by Patanjali.
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What critics of PM Modi’s foreign policy are ignoring

Indian Express 03 Jun 2021
By this logic China’s reported occupation of a strip of land in northern Bhutan, intrusion into large swathes of Ladakh, territorial claims on Arunachal Pradesh, stirring incidents in Sikkim, reclaiming islands, occupying and militarising them in South China Sea are all a result ...
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Bhutan at her best, and for good reasons…

Kuensel 29 May 2021
Then, here are the human of the species, blessed citizens of Bhutan who call this god-gifted land their home and animate it with their hopes and their dreams, their faith and fealty, with their capacity for wonder and for creativity.
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7 non-traditional airports to visit at least once in your life

Swords Today 28 May 2021
Paro AirportBhutan ... The Paro International Airport, Bhutan ‘s third largest city, seems to be challenging the so-called “land of happiness” ... Landings & Takeoffs Bara AirportScotland ... Getty Images / IstockphotoBarra Airport, where small planes land on the beach – Revelation.
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India must rethink strategy against China’s expansion

Asiatimes 24 May 2021
That agreement promised to “maintain peace and tranquillity on the Bhutan-China border areas.” ... In fact, it is speculated that China does not actually need the land it is settling in Bhutan; rather, it aims to coerce the Bhutanese government into surrendering territory in other parts of the country to give China a strategic advantage against India.
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China invading Bhutan in a gradually, stealthily: Report

Hindustan Times 23 May 2021
With a population of just 800,000 compared to China's 1.4 billion, "there is little Bhutan can do" but watch as Beijing takes large gulps of its territory, the research paper states ... Also, Bhutan is adamant that the dispute in the country's east, where Beijing now claims land in the Sakteng wildlife reserve, is a new one.
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China invading its Himalayan neighbour Bhutan: Research

Beijing News 23 May 2021
China has been gradually and stealthily invading its tiny neighbour Bhutan for years now, reveals new research findings ... That Bhutan and China can't agree where their 470 km common border lies is nothing new ... Also, Bhutan is adamant that the dispute in the country's east, where Beijing now claims land in the Sakteng wildlife reserve, is a new one.
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China slowly invading Himalayan neighbour Bhutan, says new study

The Times of India 23 May 2021
China has been gradually and stealthily invading its tiny neighbour Bhutan for years now, reveals new research findings ... To the frustration of Bhutan, China's territorial claims keep growing ... Also, Bhutan is adamant that the dispute in the country's east, where Beijing now claims land in the Sakteng wildlife reserve, is a new one.
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Bhutan, the vaccination nation: a UN Resident Coordinator's blog

Beijing News 23 May 2021
The small mountain nation of Bhutan has so far managed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, despite sharing a border with China and India, two countries which have been badly affected by the pandemic. Bhutan is now on the way to vaccinating more than 90 per cent of the eligible adult population ... Bhutan is the land of 'Gross National Happiness'.
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China built villages near LAC, boosted military infra to keep up pressure on India

Hindustan Times 21 May 2021
The worrying aspect is the new pressure on Bhutan in the eastern sector of its border with China, which appears to be aimed at making Bhutan give up territory in the Doklam region,” the person added ... China has land boundary disputes with India and Bhutan that haven’t been resolved despite protracted negotiations over decades.
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China building villages all along Tibet border, disputed with India, Bhutan

Hindustan Times 21 May 2021
The Tibet Autonomous Region has the longest international border with India besides having shorter ones with Nepal and Bhutan, and the shortest with Myanmar ... China has land boundary disputes with India and Bhutan, which have not been resolved despite protracted negotiations carried on over decades.
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