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Opposition and PM debate Press Freedom in Bhutan

The Member of Parliament (MP) from Panbang constituency, Dorji Wangdi, during the Question Hour session, questioned the government on Press Freedom, and on senior journalists leaving the profession. The MP, without providing any specifics and names, said that on the World Press Freedom Day, issues of interference by the government …

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NC highlights illegal Immigration into Bhutan

The National Council (NC) held an extensive discussion on the large numbers of foreign workers and illegal immigration into the country based on a report prepared by the Legislative Committee of the NC. The report said that immigration of workers to Bhutan dates back to 1960s, when expatriate workers were …

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