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Kashag Completes Four Years in Office: Accomplishments and Preparedness in the Time of Crisis

Tibet Related News - Mon, 06/08/2020 - 17:41

4th June marks the completion of Kashag’s fourth year in office. From looking after the overall welfare of the exiled Tibetan community to seeking a peaceful solution to resolve the issue of Tibet, and now introducing the measures to prevent … Continued

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Tibetan Solo Peace Marcher of Switzerland wraps with Appeal to UN in Geneva

Tibet Related News - Mon, 06/08/2020 - 17:31

Geneva: A 45-year old, Tsering Wangdue, resident of Switzerland concluded his solo peace March with an appeal to the UN Human Rights Office in Geneva on 5 June 2020.  Wangdue, a father of two sons, began the peace march from … Continued

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Tibetan Parliament offers condolence over demise of former Union Deputy Minister Phuntsok Namgyal

Tibet Related News - Mon, 06/08/2020 - 17:23

Dharamsala: Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile offered its deepest condolences to the surviving family members of late Shri Phuntsok Namgyal, Former Union Deputy Minister and Member of 7th, 8th and 11th Lok Sabha of India from Ladakh, who passed away on 1 June … Continued

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Italy’s Former Ambassador Giulio Terzi: Tibet Continues to be the First Victim of China

Tibet Related News - Sun, 06/07/2020 - 14:11

Geneva: Ambassador Giulio Terzi, Italy’s former ambassador to the US and Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York called Tibet to the first victim of China’s eliminationist and genocidal agenda commemorating the 31st anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre … Continued

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Dialogue with Young People from South-east Asia

Tibet Related News - Sun, 06/07/2020 - 13:00

Dharamshala: When His Holiness the Dalai Lama entered the sitting room at his residence this morning, he folded his hands together and smiled in greeting at the array of young faces on the screens before him. The moderator, Ms. Weenee … Continued

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Maintain social distancing but avoid emotional distancing, advises CTA Health Kalon at press brief on COVID-19

Tibet Related News - Sun, 06/07/2020 - 00:06

Dharamshala: Health Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk addressed a press brief on Thursday and highlighted two key points in the response measures being taken by his department. Despite the heavy containment effort, the coronavirus situation in India is escalating at an alarming … Continued

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10th press briefing by CTA COVID-19 Task Force: Latest updates

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 19:24

Dharamshala: Dr. Tsering Tsamchoe and Dr. Tenzin Namdon briefed the weekly CTA Task Force conference on COVID-19 and talked on the status of active cases worldwide and particularly in the Tibetan community and the response measures being taken. Dr Namdon of … Continued

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Saga Dawa Festival Prayer for World Peace

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 18:38

Washington DC: Representative Ngodup Tsering, Office of Tibet, Washington DC and OOT staff, and many American Dharma friends joined a special online Saga Dawa Festival Prayer for World Peace on Friday, 5 June. The event was organized by Khenpo Samdup … Continued

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Italy protests China on Tibet-Tiananmen-Taiwan-Hong Kong-Xinjiang issues, Rep. Chhimey Rigzen calls for peaceful non-violent quest for justice

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 17:57

Geneva: Marking the 31st year since the massacre of Tiananmen Square carried out by the government of the People’s Republic of China, Italia Tibet Association in collaboration with the Tibetan Community of Italy and other associations organized a protest rally … Continued

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DOE holds virtual meeting with heads of three Tibetan School Systems to discuss school reopening

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 16:40

Dharamshala: The Department of Education, CTA convened a virtual meeting of heads of three school systems in India to discuss the reopening of schools. The meeting was chaired by Education Kalon Dr. Pema Yangchen in presence of Secretary Karma Singey … Continued

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Saturday Shoutout: CTA Civil Servant Tsewang Ngodup

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 12:30

  Every first Saturday of the month, DIIR’s Social Media Desk profiles a civil servant of Central Tibetan Administration s a part of its shout-out campaign, This week we are pleased to profile Mr Tsewang Ngodup, Parliamentary Secretary at the Tibetan Parliament … Continued

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I will live to be around for more than 20 years: His Holiness reassures followers on Saka Dawa

Tibet Related News - Sat, 06/06/2020 - 00:30

Dharamshala: On the occasion of the most sacred and celebrated Buddhist festival of Saka Dawa, Tibet’s supreme spiritual leader Holiness the Dalai Lama blessed Tibetans and millions of his devotees worldwide with the Ceremony for Generating Bodhichitta (Tib: Semkyed) via live … Continued

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Phunchok Stobdan’s televised attack is misleading, divisive and dangerous

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 20:48

by T.G. Arya* On 29 May 2020, during a nationally televised debate on the Indo-China border face-off, Phunchok Stobdan, a former Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic, made an unnecessary and crudely-worded assault on His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The nature … Continued

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CTA Chinese Liaison Officer joins virtual commemoration of 31st Tiananmen Massacre and 1989 democracy movement

Tibet Related News - Fri, 06/05/2020 - 16:50

Washington DC: On the evening of June 3rd, 64 Memo – Tiananmen Massacre Memorial Archives(六四檔案), China Aid (對華援助協會), Chinese Democracy & Human Rights Alliance(中國民主人權聯盟), Democracy Education Foundation(民主教育基金會), Democratic Party of China (中国民主党全委会), Federation for a Democratic China USA ( 美國民陣), … Continued

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Sikyong cautions neighbouring countries to learn from Tibet about China’s deceptive tactics

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 21:42

Dharamshala: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay spoke to Himachal Dastak today on the growing momentum for Tibetan issue amidst the COVID-19 crisis, international clamour over China’s lack of accountability and its recent territorial aggressions, CTA’s COVID-19 measures and the case … Continued

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World finally awakened to China’s draconian, hegemonic intentions but Tibet knew it all along, says CTA Info Secretary

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 16:47

Amid the escalating U.S-China tensions, US Congressman Scott Perry has introduced a bill in the US Congress that would “authorise the President to recognise the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) of the People’s Republic of China as a separate, independent country.” A similar … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to converse on Compassion, Resilience, and Science for Healing Today

Tibet Related News - Thu, 06/04/2020 - 16:18

Dharamshala: The Mind and Life Conversation, a platform for leading thinkers and spiritual leaders to engage in dialogue on critical issues facing today is hosting a virtual conversation with Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Compassion, Resilience, and … Continued

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What has happened to Ladakh is the repetition of the tragedy of Tibet, says CTA President

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 21:49

Dharamshala: “What has happened to Tibet under the occupation of China is no exception,” said CTA President Dr. Lobsang Sangay and pointed out that the same thing could happen to any country dealing with China if they fail to recognise … Continued

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OOT DC joins Citizen Power Initiative of China’s online discussion on ‘Religious Securitization in Tibet and East Turkestan’

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 21:11

Washington DC: Researchers Dr Yang Jianli and Dr Han Lianchao of Citizen Power Initiative for China hosted a meeting to discuss the outline of their research on ‘Religious securitization in Tibet and East Turkestan’. Expert Eric Brown, East Turkestan leaders … Continued

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Choerig dept appeals Tibetans to pray for collective merit and speedy resolution to COVID-19 on Saka Dawa

Tibet Related News - Wed, 06/03/2020 - 14:52

Dharamshala: On the occasion of the Buddha’s several important achievements coinciding on 5 June in the month of Saka Dawa, His Holiness the Dalai Lama has announced a live webcast scheduled for the day to confer the Ceremony for Generating Bodhichitta (Tib: … Continued

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