BHUTAN, the country of the THUNDER DRAGON – VisualPolitik EN

This video is sponsored by Newsvoice. Download Newsvoice for free: https://newsvoice.com/visualpolitik Let’s fix the news. Together. Bhutan is one of the least known and most isolated countries in the world, not only geographically, but more importantly, politically, and commercially. Bhutan is a small kingdom located in the heart of the Himalayas. It has a very … Read more BHUTAN, the country of the THUNDER DRAGON – VisualPolitik EN

Amphan: Cyclone lashes India and Bangladesh – BBC News

The eastern Indian city of Kolkata has been devastated by a powerful cyclone which has killed at least 84 people across India and Bangladesh. Amphan made landfall on Wednesday, lashing coastal areas with ferocious wind and rain. The storm is weakening as it moves north into Bhutan. Thousands of trees were uprooted in the gales, … Read more Amphan: Cyclone lashes India and Bangladesh – BBC News

People’s Democratic Party Win Majority in Bhutan

The People’s Democratic Party have won a majority in the general elections for the Bhutanese National Assembly. The PDP won 32 seats whereas Druk Phuensum Tshogpa took 15 seats. The turnout was 66.13 %. The PDP President, Tshering Tobgay, said: “We’re truly honored that the nation entrusted PDP with the responsibility & honor to serve … Read more People’s Democratic Party Win Majority in Bhutan

US Raises Tibetan Refugee Issue with Nepal

The United States has once again raised the prickly Tibetan refugee issue with Nepal. The latter has been strongly adhering to the one- China policy and has been demonstratiing its commitments though measures against the 20,000 strong Tibetan refugee community. The US asked Nepali officials to honour a UN-brokered “gentlemen’s agreement” on Tibetan refugees; to start the registration of … Read more US Raises Tibetan Refugee Issue with Nepal

Nations Jostle for Place on UN Security Council

All week long, countries of the world have been auditioning for the roles of permanent Security Council members, justifying respective claims to a place in the world’s most powerful political body. Among the strongest claims, are those for a permanent seat for Africa, Japan and the Gulf Co-operation Council. Among ths issues to be resolved … Read more Nations Jostle for Place on UN Security Council