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His Holiness the Dalai Lama expresses sympathy for flood-affected in Bihar

Tibet Related News - 5 hours 56 min ago

Dharamshala: Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has written to the Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar, to express his sadness at the loss of life and the suffering that so many people in his state are facing … Continued

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Office of Tibet, Taiwan pays tribute to late Lee Teng Hui, Taiwan’s father of democracy

Tibet Related News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 16:51

Taiwan: The office of Tibet, Taiwan led by Representative Dawa Tsering earlier today visited the memorial site built in the memory of late Lee Teng Hui, Taiwan’s father of democracy and paid respect. The former Taiwan President was an ardent Tibet … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to engage in a dialogue on Conflict, COVID and Compassion

Tibet Related News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 16:09

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama will engage in a dialogue on Conflict, COVID, and Compassion with Nancy Lindborg, CEO of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), and their Generation Change Fellows from 9 am to 10 am tomorrow (Indian Standard Time). … Continued

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Four Tibetan peace marchers in London call on UK to enact Reciprocal Access Bill and sanction Chinese leaders over rights abuse

Tibet Related News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 14:14

London: Four brave and courageous Tibetans from the UK initiated a Peace March walk for Tibet from Bristol to London in 6 days peace covering 118 miles. The team led by Ms. Tenzin Sangmo and joined by Mr. Tashi Dhondup, … Continued

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2960 stranded Tibetans reach back home post lockdown [Updated]

Tibet Related News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 14:08

Dharamshala: Post the lockdown relaxation across the world, those stranded due to the lockdown are gradually finding their way back home. As per the latest updates received from the settlement offices across India, Nepal and Bhutan, a total of 2923 … Continued

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15th Kashag Completes Four Years in Office: Exclusive interview with Finance Kalon Karma Yeshi

Tibet Related News - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 20:49

Dharamshala: On the occasion of the completion of the 4th and the penultimate year of the 15th Kashag, Kalon Karma Yeshi, Department of Finance, CTA speaks with Tenzin Chemey, Tibet TV on the phenomenal milestones set by the 15th Kashag in … Continued

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Office of Tibet London to host live panel on “USA calls Free Nations to change Chinese Communist Party: Analysis and Prospects for Tibet”

Tibet Related News - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 20:35

London: The Office of Tibet, London is delighted to host a live panel discussion on Title: “USA calls Free Nations to change Chinese Communist Party: Analysis and Prospects for Tibet” on Monday, 17th August 2020 to bring the Tibet case … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to release new book on climate change, ‘Our Only Home’ in November 2020

Tibet Related News - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 16:55

Dharamshala: Nobel peace laureate and Tibet’s spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama is expected to release a new book on climate change entitled ‘Our Only Home: A Climate Appeal to the World’, with German environmental journalist Franz Alt. In his … Continued

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Access to the TAR and other Tibetan areas did not improve in 2019: US State Department

Tibet Related News - Sat, 08/08/2020 - 14:10

Dharamshala: The Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, US Department of State has submitted its second annual report to Congress under Section 4 of the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act. The report analyses the level of access Chinese authorities granted … Continued

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No Improvement in Access to Tibet in 2019: US State Department’s second report to Congress on access to Tibet

Tibet Related News - Fri, 08/07/2020 - 19:15

Dharamshala: Exactly a month after the US Secretary of State announced visa sanctions on the Chinese government and political leaders for restricting journalists, tourists, diplomats or other American officials from accessing autonomous regions in Tibet, US State Department released its … Continued

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Sikyong’s political statement on completing 9th year in office

Tibet Related News - Fri, 08/07/2020 - 18:53

༄༅། །དཔལ་ལྡན་སྲིད་སྐྱོང་མཆོག་ལས་འཁུར་ཞུས་ནས་ལོ་ ༩ འཁོར་བར་བཀའ་ཤག་གི་གསུང་བཤད། Political statement by Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay on completing 9 years in office Posted by TIBET TV on Thursday, 6 August 2020   Dharamshala: On the completion of his 9th and penultimate term as the President of … Continued

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Tibetan Parliamentary Speaker Pema Jungney congratulates newly elected Rajya Sabha MPs

Tibet Related News - Fri, 08/07/2020 - 18:42

Dharamshala: Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Pema Jungney on behalf of all the Tibetans and the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile extends his hearty congratulations to forty-five newly elected members of the Rajya Sabha who recently took oath in the House chamber. In the congratulatory … Continued

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Challenge posed by China is serious; Either we transform China or China transforms us, says President Sangay

Tibet Related News - Fri, 08/07/2020 - 11:36

Dharamshala: The Wuhan originated COVID-19 in China has radically disrupted global events including diplomatic calendars impacting significant international meetings to be held online. The first formal hearing on China of the Canadian House of Commons Special Committee on Canada-China Relations … Continued

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19th CTA Task Force Briefing: 9 new cases this week, total 12 active cases and 65 recoveries

Tibet Related News - Thu, 08/06/2020 - 23:38

Dharamshala: Dr Tsering Tsamchoe, Dr Tenzin Namdon of Delek hospital and Health Department’s Under Secretary Yangtso led the 19th press briefing of the CTA COVID-19 task force on Thursday. According to the task force, 9 new cases were reported this week … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama reinvigorates call for world peace on 75th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Tibet Related News - Thu, 08/06/2020 - 19:04

Dharamshala: In his statement on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Tibetan spiritual leader and peace icon, His Holiness the Dalai Lama urged governments, organizations and individuals to “rededicate themselves to making … Continued

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Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay invited as first speaker at hearing of Canadian House of Common’s Special Committee on Canada-China Relations

Tibet Related News - Thu, 08/06/2020 - 16:59

Dharamshala: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay will be speaking at the first formal hearing on China held by the Canadian House of Commons Special Committee on Canada-China Relations (CACN) on Thursday, August 6, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Ontario … Continued

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No other refugees like Tibetans who not only preserved its culture, but found ways to use it to help others: His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Tibet Related News - Thu, 08/06/2020 - 15:26

Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India – His Holiness the Dalai Lama greeted his audience of young Tibetans with a brisk, “Tashi delek,” this morning. He began his discourse with the observation that the philosophical view of Buddhism is dependent arising … Continued

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A group of 4 Tibetans in UK initiate a ‘Peace March for Tibet’ from Bristol to London

Tibet Related News - Thu, 08/06/2020 - 14:28

London, 5 August 2020: A group of four Tibetans held a “Peace March: Walk for Tibet”, Bristol to London today at @ BST 10 am from Plinth Site of Colston Statue, Bristol. The opening Peace March ceremony was attended by … Continued

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Election Commission announces the electoral process of 2021 Sikyong and 17th Tibetan Parliamentary Elections

Tibet Related News - Wed, 08/05/2020 - 16:30

Dharamshala: The Chief Election Commission of CTA on Wednesday announced the commencement of the 2021 general elections of Sikyong and Members of the Tibetan parliament as per the Charter of Tibetans-in-Exile and the Tibetan electoral rules and regulations The 2021 … Continued

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CTA President Calls on China to Heed the Demands of the UN Experts to Provide Information and Access to 11th Panchen Lama

Tibet Related News - Wed, 08/05/2020 - 02:12

Geneva: Five UN independent mandate holders: the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances; the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention; the Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights; the Special Rapporteur on minority issues; and the Special Rapporteur on … Continued

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