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Dhondup Wangchen urges EU member states to keep Tibet high on agenda

Sat, 03/09/2019 - 17:40
Brussels: In continuation of his visit, Dhondup Wangchen, on Thursday met with officials of the Belgian Foreign Ministry. In his presentation, the human rights defender highlighted the continued plight of the Tibetan people under Chinese Communist regime. A regime, that … Continued

High-Level Parliamentary Delegation visits Central Tibetan Administration

Sat, 03/09/2019 - 00:05
Dharamshala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration on Friday welcomed a high-level international parliamentary delegation at an official ceremony at T-building, Gangchen Kyishong.  The Members of Parliament representing four countries including Germany, Canada, Taiwan and Slovakia are currently visiting Dharamshala … Continued

CTA Holds Prayer Service for Peaceful Demonstrators of 1989

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 18:29
Dharamshala: The Department of Religion and Culture, Central Tibetan Administration, held an hour-long prayer service in remembrance of the sacrifices made by peaceful Tibetan demonstrators who took part in the protests of 1989 against the Chinese government. Officiating President Karma … Continued

Tibet Museum Inaugurates Exhibition on “60 Years of Tibetan Resistance”

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 18:10
Dharamshala: The Tibet Museum of Department of Information and International Relations, today inaugurated a photo exhibition titled ’60 year of Tibetan Resistance’. The temporary exhibition is curated jointly by Tibet Museum staff Tenzin Rabjam and Intern Lodoe Tsomo. The exhibition … Continued

Prague Mayor Gives Symbolic Key to President Sangay – Same Key Given to President Xi

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 02:25
-Filed by Tibet Bureau Geneva PRAGUE: Yesterday, the mayor of Prague Zdeněk Hřib officially welcomed and presented a symbolic key to city gates to Dr. Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Administration. The key serves as a “symbol of … Continued

CTA President talks Middle Way Approach, Velvet Revolution and China at FAMU University in Prague

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 02:00
Prague, Czech Republic: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay, on Wednesday addressed the students, faculties and other members at the FAMU University, Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. Dr Sangay who was on a two-day … Continued

President Sangay Delivers Keynote Address at World’s Largest Human Rights Film Festival-One World Film Festival

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 01:30
  Prague: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay, at the invitation of People in Need, a Czech non-governmental organization, gave the keynote address at the opening ceremony of the One World Film Festival, the largest human rights film festival in the world with 1,25,947 … Continued

CTA President meets Czech Parliamentary Group of Tibet

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 20:41
-Filed by Sikyong office- Czech Republic: President Dr Lobsang Sangay of Central Tibetan Administration met with the Czech Parliamentary Group of Tibet on 7 March. During the meeting, Dr Sangay said Tibet’s fragility is of particular concern as the region is … Continued

Kalon Karma Yeshi addresses an event remembering the ‘Legacy of George Fernandes’

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 20:30
Delhi: Kalon Karma Yeshi, Department of Finance, Central Tibetan Administration participated in a daylong meeting on the ‘Legacy of George Fernandes’ at the Institute of Social Sciences in Delhi, 6 March. The commemorative comment was organised by the Institute of Social Sciences (ISS) … Continued

A Real Tibet behind the safest Chinese city Lhasa – a rebuttal

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 15:20
By Tsewang Gyalpo Arya* The Global Times, a mouthpiece of the Chinese government, has recently termed Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet, as the safest city through innovative social governance. It quoted Tibet Daily as saying that the Chinese Academy … Continued

“The Future of Tibet, Heartland of Asia” exhibition & reception event held in the Scottish Parliament

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 14:57
-filed by OoT, London- London: A week-long member-sponsored exhibition on Tibet is currently underway in the Garden Lobby of the Scottish Parliament from 4-8 March 2019. The exhibition titled “The Future of Tibet, Heartland of Asia” is being arranged by the … Continued

Dhondup Wangchen appeals for continued support for Tibet at the European Parliamentary Group for Tibet

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 14:44
-filed by OoT, Brussel- Brussel: Tibet Interest Group (TIG) at the European Parliament met for its last meeting before the elections of the parliament in May with Dhondup Wangchen as a special guest. According to MEP Mann, the Chair, this … Continued

“Year of Gratitude” Concludes with “Thank You, Czech Republic”

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 22:14
-filed by Tibet Bureau Geneva- The “Year of Gratitude” comes to an end in Prague as the city gears up to host the Tibetan National Flag. Dr Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Administration, delivered the keynote address at … Continued

Wreath-laying ceremony held in London’s Westminster to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Tibetan National Uprising

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 15:40
-Report filed by OoT, London- London: The annual wreath-laying ceremony, marking the 60th anniversary of the Tibetan national uprising, was held today, 5 March 2019, at the Innocent Victim’s Memorial, Westminster Abbey. Organised by the All Party Parliamentary group for … Continued

20th year of raising the Tibetan national flag in Northampton

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 15:32
-Report filed by OoT, London- Northampton: The Tibetan national flag was raised in front of the Guildhall in Northampton for the 20th consecutive year on 5 March 2019. ‘Today The Mayor Councillor Tony Ansell and The Mayoress Jayne Crofts along … Continued

Home Kalon Leaves for Official Tour to Five European Nations

Wed, 03/06/2019 - 15:13
-Report filed by the Department of Home- Dharamshala: Kalon Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang of the Department of Home, Central Tibetan Administration left Dharamshala on a 12-day European tour from 5 to 17 March. Kalon Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang will visit France, Belgium, … Continued

Gang-jong Board members receives private audience with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Tue, 03/05/2019 - 20:03
Dharamshala: On 4 March 2019, Karma Yeshi (Paljor Kalon, Board Chairman), Yeshi Wangmo (Finance Secretary), Kaydor Aukatsang (Director, SARD), Kunchok Tsundue(Chief Planning Officer) along with Board members of Gang-jong Development Finance Private Limited sought the blessing of His Holiness Dalai … Continued

A Playbook for the New Great Game? By Thubten Samphel

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 22:33
Will Tibet Ever Find Her Soul Again? India-Tibet Relations 1947-1962: Part 2 Claude Arpi United Institution of India, New Delhi, Vij Books India Pvt Ltd, 2018, pp 569, Rs 1,550 The brilliance of new China’s leaders in pursuing their hard-nosed … Continued

Hon.Andrew Scheer, House of Commons, Canada issued statement in support of the Middle Way Approach of the CTA

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 17:45
Dharamshala: Hon. Andrew Scheer, The leader of the Official Opposition, House of Commons, Canada has issued following statement in support of the Middle Way Approach of the CTA and in Tibetan people’s struggle for freedom and human rights. The Office … Continued

CTA President to attend the Thank You Czech Republic event in Prague

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 15:46
-Filed by Tenzin Lhakmon, Communication Officer, Sikyong’s Office- Dharamshala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) Dr Lobsang Sangay left for Prague, Czech Republic where he will be attending the Thank You Czech Republic tomorrow. Dr Sangay’s last visit to … Continued