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Bhutan

Bhu·tan

 (bo͞o-tăn′, -tän′)
An isolated country of South Asia in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. A Buddhist kingdom that long resisted modernization, Bhutan began a series of democratic reforms starting in the 1990s. Thimphu is the capital and the largest city.

Bhutan

(buːˈtɑːn)
n
(Placename) a kingdom in central Asia: disputed by Tibet, China, India, and Britain since the 18th century but most closely connected with India; contains inaccessible stretches of the E Himalayas in the north. Official language: Dzongka; Nepali is also spoken. Official religion: Mahayana Buddhist. Currencies: ngultrum and Indian rupee. Capital: Thimbu. Pop: 725 296 (2013 est). Area: about 46 600 sq km (18 000 sq miles)

Bhu•tan

(buˈtɑn)

n.
a kingdom in the Himalayas, NE of India: foreign affairs under Indian jurisdiction. 1,951,965; ab. 19,300 sq. mi. (49,987 sq. km). Cap.: Thimphu.
Bhu•tan•ese (ˌbut nˈiz, -ˈis) n., pl.
-ese,
adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bhutan - a landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of IndiaBhutan - a landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of India
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Bhutanese, Bhutani - a native or inhabitant of Bhutan
Translations
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"Bhutan being an underdeveloped country, we wished to have it (space technology) many years back but because of economic reasons, we could not do it.
I will be on a State Visit to Bhutan on 17-18 August 2019.
Pointing out bilateral cooperation in different sectors, Rabgye said one lakh metric tons of stone will reach Narayanganj from Bhutan soon.
He showcased it by bagging 30 out of the 47 national assembly seats in the Bhutan Parliament - not a mean achievement.
The measles vaccination program was first introduced in Bhutan in 1979 and toddlers were vaccinated at nine months.
New Delhi: India on Friday announced that it will contribute Rs45 billion (Dh2.36 billion) to Bhutan's 12th Five-Year Plan following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering here as the two sides also reviewed the progress of various hydro-power projects in the Himalayan kingdom.
Underscoring the importance that Pakistan accords to Bhutan, the Prime Minister stated that relations between the two countries would be further strengthened.
The Visiting delegation included members of the Central Monastic Body of Bhutan.
The visiting delegation included members of the Central Monastic Body of Bhutan. Underscoring the importance that Pakistan accords to Bhutan, the Prime Minister stated that relations between the two countries would be further strengthened.
Bhutan is source of power for India: Export of electricity, a primary commodity, also amounts to resource colonization.
Mize worked with the Bhutan Government and Ministry of Health, Royal Bhutan Helicopter Services and Jigme Dorgi Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (JDWRH) to develop the Bhutan Aeromedical Retrieval Team (BEAR.) The aim of BEAR is to provide cutting-edge resuscitation and critical obstetric care to patients in remote parts of Bhutan including the Himalayas.

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