1. Bhutan profile

    An overview of Bhutan including key facts, political leaders, historical timeline and notes on the media

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  1. Bhutan country profile

    Bhutan is a tiny and remote kingdom nestling in the Himalayas between its…

    Bhutan is a tiny and remote kingdom nestling in the Himalayas between its… ancient traditions. The Bhutanese name for Bhutan, Druk Yul, means "Land…

    Bhutan is a tiny and remote kingdom nestling in the Himalayas between its… ancient traditions. The Bhutanese name for Bhutan, Druk Yul, means "Land… hereditary monarchy has wielded power since 1907. But Bhutan became a two-party…

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  2. Bhutan profile - Timeline

    … ruler. 1910 - Treaty signed with British giving them control over Bhutan's foreign…

    … ruler. 1910 - Treaty signed with British giving them control over Bhutan's foreign…-interference in Bhutan's internal affairs, but allowing Delhi influence over foreign…

    … ruler. 1910 - Treaty signed with British giving them control over Bhutan's foreign…-interference in Bhutan's internal affairs, but allowing Delhi influence over foreign… cabinet established. 1971 - Bhutan joins United Nations. 1972 - King Jigme Dorji…

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  3. Outlook: Helping the Homeless Find Loved Ones

    … their long-lost families in the US. In Bhutan, single mothers often face…

    … their long-lost families in the US. In Bhutan, single mothers often face…

    … their long-lost families in the US. In Bhutan, single mothers often face…

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  4. Great British Bake Off: Paul Hollywood 'horrified' by Prue Leith gaffe

    … said she was in Bhutan and had been confused by the time difference between the UK…

    … said she was in Bhutan and had been confused by the time difference between the UK…

    … said she was in Bhutan and had been confused by the time difference between the UK…

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  5. Great British Bake Off: Prue Leith accidentally reveals winner

    …, the writer and broadcaster - who is currently in Bhutan - said she was "so sorry…

    …, the writer and broadcaster - who is currently in Bhutan - said she was "so sorry… hours ago." Bhutan is six hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time. In her now-deleted…

    …, the writer and broadcaster - who is currently in Bhutan - said she was "so sorry… hours ago." Bhutan is six hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time. In her now-deleted…

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  6. Bhutan's calendar baby prince

    …Photos to commemorate the first birthday of Bhutan's young prince have been…

    …Photos to commemorate the first birthday of Bhutan's young prince have been…

    …Photos to commemorate the first birthday of Bhutan's young prince have been…

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  7. Missed this week's entertainment news?

    … confused by the time difference between Bhutan and the UK. Read more on this story…

    … confused by the time difference between Bhutan and the UK. Read more on this story…

    … confused by the time difference between Bhutan and the UK. Read more on this story…

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  8. Bhutan profile - Media

    …Television did not come to Bhutan until 1999. For years, the country cut itself…

    …Television did not come to Bhutan until 1999. For years, the country cut itself… by 2016 (InternetLiveStats.com). The press Kuensel - daily Bhutan Today - daily…

    …Television did not come to Bhutan until 1999. For years, the country cut itself… by 2016 (InternetLiveStats.com). The press Kuensel - daily Bhutan Today - daily… The Bhutanese - bi-weekly Bhutan Observer - weekly The Bhutan Times - bi-weekly Television…

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  9. The Great British Bake Off 2017: How the final unfolded

    … confused by the time difference because she was in Bhutan. Sophie described her victory…

    … confused by the time difference because she was in Bhutan. Sophie described her victory…

    … confused by the time difference because she was in Bhutan. Sophie described her victory…

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  10. The Documentary: Bhutan

    Bhutan is a landlocked country in the eastern Himalaya, best known…

    Bhutan is a landlocked country in the eastern Himalaya, best known…. Anthropologist and linguist Mark Turin has special access to enter Bhutan as part of a major…

    Bhutan is a landlocked country in the eastern Himalaya, best known…. Anthropologist and linguist Mark Turin has special access to enter Bhutan as part of a major… is there to help identify which of Bhutan’s languages and cultures are most at risk…

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