Bhutan to double teacher pay

2019-06-15 07:50

In many countries teachers have a rough time but not in Bhutan, the small Himalayan kingdom famous for striving for Gross National Happiness, where their pay is being doubled.

India warns China over Himalayan border road

2017-06-30 16:05

India has condemned a new road that China is building on the rivals' Himalayan border, saying it raises "serious security" concerns.


In happy Bhutan, the PM is a doctor on Saturdays

2019-05-09 11:42

It's Saturday in Bhutan and Lotay Tshering has just completed urinary bladder repair surgery on a patient at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital.

Tiny kingdom chasing clean-cars lead

2015-06-10 07:06

A tiny Himalayan kingdom on the Chinese border has the power - literally - to lead the world in electric cars - but for one problem...

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