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His Holiness the Dalai Lama on promoting ancient Indian knowledge of non-violence and compassion for a holistic education system
Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama was invited to address members of Mind Mingle, an initiative to promote experiential learning and purposeful education with a view to achieving a child’s all-inclusive development on Tuesday, 25 August 2020. Naveen Sharma, Co-Founder … Continued
Tibet Civil Societies Recommend Switzerland to Re-Think on ‘One-China’ Policy and the Belt and Road Initiative
Geneva: The Vice-President of Tibetan Community in Switzerland and Liechtenstein Phuntsok Chokchampa and the President of Swiss-Tibetan Friendship Society Thomas Büchli participated in the local civil societies’ meeting called by Switzerland’s Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) on August 14, … Continued
15th Kashag Completes Four Years in Office: Exclusive interview with Nangsi Kalon Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang
Dharamshala: On the occasion of the completion of the 4th and the penultimate year of the 15th Kashag, Kalon Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang, Department of Home speaks with Tenzin Chemey, Tibet TV on the achievements of Home Department under the 15th Kashag and discusses … Continued
ITCO, Core Group for Tibetan Cause chalks out future action plans to strengthen TSG movement in India
Delhi: The Core Groups of Tibet Cause–India has played a vital role in Tibet’s struggle for freedom throughout its inception in the year 2002. The Core group of Tibetan cause was formalized in close coordination with the various Tibet Support … Continued
Dharamshala: Shri. Vishal Nehria, Member of Legislative Assembly from Dharamsala, Himachal Vidhan Sabha visited Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) today. The MLA was received by the Speaker, the Deputy Speaker and Members of the Standing Committee in Library cum Conference hall of … Continued
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Voter’s registration for 2021 General Elections of Sikyong and members of the 17th TPiE begins September 1st
Dharamshala: In a press conference held on 5th August 2020, the Election Commission has officially announced the commencement of the electoral process of the 2021 General Elections of Sikyong and members of the 17th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile. As per the provisions of Article 97 … Continued
Dharamshala: In order to assess the impact of the Wuhan-originated COVID-19 pandemic in Tibetan settlements, the Department of Health organized a virtual meeting of DoHe Kalon with the Chief Representative, CTA, South Zone, Chophel Thupten, and eight Settlement Officers of … Continued
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Recovery rate continues to rise; Sorig immune boosters highly effective, says CTA COVID-19 Task Force
Dharamshala: In more than seven months now since the coronavirus pandemic hit the world, only 94 Tibetans from India, Nepal and Bhutan have been infected with the virus of which, 68 which is 72 percent of the total have already … Continued
Dharamshala: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay and Education Kalon Dr Pema Yangchen had a live interaction with class 10 students and discussed future academic prospects. The interaction was hosted by Tenzin Dorjee, Head of Academic Section. It is the 5th in … Continued
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Health department lends a helping hand at Chamunda quarantine centre, distributes food packages to aid speedy recovery of COVID patients
Dharamshala: Coinciding with Lhakar, the astrological auspicious day for His Holiness the Dalai Lama, CTA delegates by Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk distributed food packages for COVID patients being treated at the District institutional quarantine centre in Daad, Chamunda. The district institutional quarantine centre which is … Continued
Tibetan youth cycles from Paris to Geneva: Appeals UN for Freedom in Tibet, Hong Kong and East Turkestan
Geneva: The solo Tibetan cyclist Ngawang Tsephel, campaigning for freedom and human rights in Tibet, Hong Kong and East Turkestan (CHN: Xinjiang) arrived today on 19th August in Geneva, Switzerland from Paris, France with an appeal to the UN. Addressing … Continued
Dharamshala: After US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s speech at the Richard Nixon Library & Museum calling on free nations to change the Chinese Communist Party, emblematic of a major shift in US-China ties, has ignited a new discourse around … Continued
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Dharamshala: Global anti-China sentiments have tipped an all-time high in successive months following China’s early mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic and its aggressive leveraging of the crisis to advance undue and illegal territorial and maritime claims. Much like the COVID-19, … Continued
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UK should mirror US’ Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, sanction Chinese officials meddling in the Dalai Lama’s succession: Former UK Minister
Dharamshala: With a bipartisan consensus in Washington on toughening stance on China, the US government has already embarked on the path of economic decoupling with Beijing. Taking it a step further, the US Secretary of State last month issued a … Continued
Gang Jong Finance to grant upto 5 crores loan at minimum interests for Tibetan enterprises across India
Dharamshala: The Central Tibetan Administration and the Department of Finance today announced a new loan product under which Gang-Jong Finance (TibFin) will provide loans up to 5 crores for the Tibetan enterprises across India. President Dr. Lobsang Sangay announced the loan … Continued
Taiwan: Geshe Jampa Gyatso, a Tibetan Buddhist scholar and former political prisoner has entered rare spiritual meditative state of thukdam after being declared clinically dead on 14 July, according to Office of Tibet, Taiwan. Geshe Gyatso was a spiritual guide … Continued
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Ottawa, August 17, 2020: The Special Committee on Canada-China Relations unanimously passed a motion calling for Canada’s support to the dialogue between the representatives of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Central Tibetan Administration, and the government of People’s Republic … Continued
Dharamshala: Among the extensive list of unprecedented chaos and loss of lives suffered globally, the spread of the Wuhan-originated COVID-19 has also caused disruptions and delay in the functions and proceedings of governments and administrations worldwide. A month ahead of the 10th session of … Continued
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15th Kashag Completes Four Years in Office: Exclusive interview with Chorig Kalon Karma Gelek Yuthok
Dharamshala: On the occasion of the completion of the 4th and the penultimate year of the 15th Kashag, Kalon Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok, Department of Religion and Culture speaks with Tenzin Chemey, Tibet TV on the achievements of the Chorig department … Continued