October 15, 2012

Bhutan bans religious activities ahead of elections

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RNS photo by Vishal Arora

RNS photo by Vishal Arora

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NEW DELHI (RNS) Leaders in Bhutan have announced a nearly six-month ban on all public religious activities ahead of the upcoming election, citing the Buddhist nation's constitution, which says "religion shall remain above politics.'' By Vishal Arora.

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