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Namgyel Wangchuck crowned King of Bhutan

In an elaborate sacred ceremony marked with chanting of sacred Buddhist sutras, Oxford-educated and Indian-trained Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck was coronated as the fifth King of Bhutan on......

Bhutan king hands over power to son

Bhutan's King Jigme Singye Wangchuk has abdicated the throne after 34 years, and handed over power to his son Crown Prince Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.The 26-year-old Jigme Khesar becomes the......

Bhutan king to step down in 2008

Bhutan's King Jigme Singye Wangchuk will step down from his throne in 2008 and make way for his 25-year-old son Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, national newspaper Kuensel reported on Monday.\nThe......

10 powerful monarchs who command respect

After nearly 40 years on the throne, King Juan Carlos of Spain is to abdicate in favour of his son Crown Prince Felipe.   The handover will make King Juan Carlos the first Spanish king to pass......

Amid China fears, Bhutan stands out

It is time India valued this relationship and paid more attention to the Land of the Thunder Dragon, says Nilova Roy Chaudhury.Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's recently concluded visits to India and......

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Q. the king of which cuntry coined the term \\\'gross national happiness\\\'?
:  A. The 4th King of Bhutan, HM Jigme Singye Wangchuck, promulgated GNH since the beginning of his reign in 1972. Happiness of the people was made the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-king-of-which-cuntry-coined-the-term-gross-national-happ//answers/16365137

sanjay kumar
Q. The king of which country coined the term\'Gross National Happiness\' ?
Sanjay Kumar:  A. The term Gross National Happiness (GNH) was coined by Bhutan's King Jigme Singye Wangchuck when he ascended the throne in 1972. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-king-of-which-country-coined-the-termgross-national-happ/16365083/answers/15339156

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Q. who is the king of bhutan?
Jaya Acharjee:  A. Jigme Singye WANGCHUCK more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-king-of-bhutan/15339146/answers/221386

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Neglected Nepal gets mellow touch

— By Sunanda K Datta-Ray, August 09, 2014 12:07 am If there is one thing Nepal's Maoists share with Nepal's monarchists, it is that both are... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/neglected-nepal-gets-mellow-touch/
The diplomat PM

Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacting with business leaders of Nepal in Kathmandu, Nepal on Monday (Photo: PTI) It was a nice... ...

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