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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

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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

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

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Top 10 moments of Modi Sarkar in 30 days

The Bharatiya Janata Party's Narendra Modi had sought 60 months from the Indian electorate to transform the country. After taking charge as the... ...

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Thimphu, June 16: Those in the audience were elected and nominated representatives of a fledgling democracy but when Narendra Modi rose to address... ...

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Modi Vows to Nurture Bharat to Bhutan Ties

NEW DELHI: In his first official visit abroad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday landed in Bhutan to a rousing reception at Thimpu, where he... ...

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Setting out on his first overseas trip after becoming India's prime minister, Narendra Modi Sunday received a stirring welcome from hundreds of... ...

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Modi receives rousing welcome in Bhutan, stresses on B2B ties (Intro Roundup)

IANS | Thimphu June 15, 2014 Last Updated at 22:24 IST Bharat to Bhutan ties got a major fillip as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared his... ...

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