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India expresses concern over road construction in Doklam

India is concerned with the recent actions of China in the Doklam area and has conveyed to the Chinese government that the construction of the road in Doklam area would represent a significant change of status quo with serious security implications for India, the ministry of external affairs stated in a press release yesterday.

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DNT tells PM: Resign or face the law

Indicating that it may take the government to court, the Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa (DNT) has started consulting legal experts and lawyers on the constitutionality of the fiscal incentives granted before May 8, 2017.

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Mental health cases still underreported

The 36-year-old woman from Phanas in Mongar who was admitted for mental health problems at the Mongar regional referral hospital (MRRH) was discharged from the hospital on June 24 after her relatives insisted on taking her home.

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Road construction inside Bhutanese territory violates agreements: MFA

Bhutan has conveyed to China, both on the ground and through the diplomatic channel that the construction of the road inside Bhutanese territory is a direct violation of the agreements and affects the process of demarcating the boundary between the two countries, the foreign ministry has stated in a press release it issued yesterday.

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Typhoid outbreak in Changzamtok

With 13 cases reported to the hospital, the Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) concluded that there is typhoid outbreak in a private apartment building in Changzamtok, Thimphu.

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