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US State Dept Religious Freedom Report documents widespread CCP interference in Tibetan religious practices

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/13/2020 - 02:30

Dharamshala: The US Department of State released its annual Report on International Religious Freedom (2019) on 10 June, as required by the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998. At a press release, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Ambassador Samuel Brownback, … Continued

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Department of Education to launch Live Online English Lessons

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/12/2020 - 21:20

Dharamshala: The Department of Education (DOE), CTA will soon start live online teaching of English through TTV. This online program is being facilitated by the DOE English Curriculum and Learning Standards Framework Development Committee. The committee’s advisor, Education Kalon, Dr. … Continued

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5 Tibetans tested positive with COVID-19 in India, total cases stand at 8

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/12/2020 - 19:38

Dharamshala: Earlier on Thursday, Dr. Tsering Tsamchoe representing the CTA COVID-19 Task Force informed that 5 more Tibetans have been tested positive with COVID-19 taking the total number of positive cases in the Tibetan community in India to 8. As per … Continued

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US Senate Committee Chair slams China’s interference in the Dalai Lama’s succession

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/12/2020 - 17:34

Dharamshala: US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Jim Risch, R-Idaho has slammed the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for “seeking to interfere in the succession of the next Dalai Lama” which he warned would “undermine the religious freedoms of Buddhist practitioners … Continued

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Library of Tibetan Works and Archives marks Golden Jubilee with modest celebration

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/12/2020 - 04:52

Dharamshala: The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives in Dharamshala today marks its golden jubilee with a modest celebration due to the coronavirus concerns. The intimate celebration was attended by the Director of the LTWA Geshe Lhakdor, heads of LTWA’s … Continued

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A special flu unit set up in Lugsam Tibetan settlement as preventive measure against COVID-19

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 23:00

Dharamshala: With new cases of COVID-19 being reported in a few of Tibetan settlements in India, an urgent meeting was held by Lugsam Settlement officer with Tsojhe Health authorities to discuss the ongoing quarantine protocol and to assess the need … Continued

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11th briefing by CTA COVID-19 Task Force: 5 new cases of Tibetans in India this week

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 23:00

  Dharamshala: At the 11th COVID-19 briefing on Thursday, Dr Tsering Tsamchoe, representing the CTA COVID-19 Task Force said that five new cases were reported in the Tibetan community in India this week. “A 47-year-old man from Dalhousie, 43-year-old man … Continued

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Canada’s Conservative leadership Candidate O’Toole pledges support for Sino-Tibet dialogue

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 17:10

Dharamshala: Member of the Canadian parliament and Conservative leadership candidate Erin O’Toole has pledged his support for the dialogue between the representatives of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Chinese government in a 50-page policy platform released Wednesday. His campaign … Continued

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Music album “Inner World” featuring His Holiness’ healing mantras to release on the occasion of His 85th birthday

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 16:41

Dharamshala: As the world is suffering an unprecedented crisis of Wuhan originated COVID-19 pandemic which is manifested in physical symptoms as well as mental health issues, evident rise in stress and anxiety cases are being reported globally. Amidst such a … Continued

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DOE launches ‘Mentor-Mentee Program’

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 14:19

Dharamshala: The Department of Education (DOE), CTA is happy to announce ‘Mentor-Mentee Program’. The purpose of this program is to build a support system for transitioning students by connecting or pairing them with suitable mentors. The program is designed to … Continued

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Indian Standard Time with CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay on Rajya Sabha TV

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/11/2020 - 00:24

Indian Standard Time with CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay Indian Standard Time with CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay, hosted by Mr Akhilesh Suman, Foreign Affairs Editor, Rajya Sabha TV. Posted by TIBET TV on Tuesday, 9 June 2020 Dharamshala: Against … Continued

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EU High Representative raises Tibet during EU-China Strategic Dialogue 

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/10/2020 - 22:47

Brussels: The EU High Representative/Vice President Josep Borrell raised the issue of Tibet and a number of individual cases with China. This was his first strategic dialogue with China after assuming the post as the Chief of the Foreign Affairs … Continued

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The India-China border tension likely to remain until Tibet issue is resolved

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/10/2020 - 14:55

Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay Speaks Exclusively On India-China Standoff WATCH FULL INTERVIEW: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay speaks exclusively on India-China Standoff with Rahul Kanwal on India Today, 9 June 2020. Posted by TIBET TV on Tuesday, 9 June 2020 … Continued

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Tibet is the lesson the world is yet to learn from but must to understand China’s expansionist plan

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/10/2020 - 13:21

Dharamshala: Tibet is the lesson the world is yet to learn from but must to understand China expansionist plan, CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay said during an interview with Republic TV in which he also exposed the paranoid regime and … Continued

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Tibetans will continue to pursue the Middle Way Approach for peaceful resolution: CTA President on TV9 Bharatvarsh

Tibet Related News - Tue, 06/09/2020 - 22:10

Dharamshala: In an interview with Abhishek Upadhyay, Editor, TV9 Bharatvarsh, the President of the Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay discussed the worsening situation with regard to religious and political freedom as well as economic, social, and cultural rights of … Continued

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Khensur Geshe Tashi Tsering awarded Medal of the Order of Australia

Tibet Related News - Tue, 06/09/2020 - 21:48

Dharamshala: Khensur Geshe Tashi Tsering, former abbot of Gyudmey Monastery and now living in Australia was on the Queen’s Birthday 2020 Honours List on Monday, 8 June 2020. According to the citation on the Governor-General’s website, Geshe Tashi Tsering was honoured with a … Continued

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Office of Tibet, Brussels, attends UNPO Presidency meeting

Tibet Related News - Tue, 06/09/2020 - 20:58

Brussels: Ms Rigzin Genkhang, EU Advocacy Officer, Office of Tibet, Brussels, attended the daylong UNPO Presidency meeting on Saturday, 06 June, which took place remotely due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting brought together Presidency Members from all eight … Continued

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CTA provides free SORIG Immune Boosters for Tibetans above 65

Tibet Related News - Tue, 06/09/2020 - 00:26

Dharamshala: Taking into account that vulnerable populations such as elderlies, children under 10, and people with co-morbidities are at greater risk from COVID-19, CTA through the Department of Health has been providing free SORIG immune boosters to all Tibetans above … Continued

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10 Tibetans tested positive with COVID-19 in India, all with travel history to Delhi

Tibet Related News - Mon, 06/08/2020 - 22:00

Dharamshala: Once the least COVID-19 affected country in the world, India is now the fifth-worst coronavirus hit country surpassing Spain with around 244,000 cases. The Central Tibetan Administration has made every effort to curb the coronavirus situation within the exile … Continued

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Tibetan community in Belgium contributes in the fight against COVID-19

Tibet Related News - Mon, 06/08/2020 - 18:25

Brussels: The Tibetan Community in Belgium has contributed Euros 7908.00 to Hospital/Medical College Foundations in Belgium. On June 5, a 5-member delegation led by Tibetan Community President Phurbu Dhondup presented a cheque of Euros 5113.00 to the Director of UZA (University Hospital … Continued

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