Bhutan MPs in computer game ban

Parliament in Bhutan has banned its members from bringing laptops to work - to stop them playing computer games.

National Assembly Speaker Nima Tshering said laptops were turning out to be a "big distraction" during sessions.

"I have seen many of our lawmakers playing computer games when others are debating serious issues," Mr Tshering said. MPs rejected the allegations.

The tiny Himalayan country is slowly joining the modern world and held its first democratic elections in March.

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