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Miao: In solidarity with India to fight against the deadly COVID-19, Choephelling Tibetan Settlement, Miao under the banner of Task Force Group COVID-19 distributed dry rations worth Rs 223,680 to the nearby local villagers of Miao. Amid nationwide lockdown, dry … Continued
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Moscow: Following the Kashag’s recommendation conveyed through the Department of Information and International Relations of CTA to the Offices of Tibet across the globe to voluntarily donate one day’s pay or more towards the fight against Covid-19 in the respective … Continued
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Dharamshala: In positive news for Tibetans and Tibet supporters around the world, Dr Michael C. van Walt van Praag, legal advisor, scholar and a long time supporter of Tibet and His Holiness the Dalai Lama has been awarded knighthood by … Continued
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Tibetans in Dalhousie led by their Settlement Officer and joined by organisations like the Regional Tibetan Youth Congress, Regional Tibetan Women’s Association, Middle Way Approach Losel Ling Tara Temple initiated fundraising for COVID-19 relief aid to support local Indian poor … Continued
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Dharamshala: Mayor Sam Crooks of Milton Keynes in England, issued a statement on April 20 via youtube on the occasion of the Tibetan flag-raising day. He started by expressing his regret in not being able to hold the event this year … Continued
by T.G. Arya* China’s Global Times has on April 27, 2020, published an article “Exiled Tibetans eye to China for fear of virus” by Shan Jie and Hu Yuwei. The article has shown the situation of Tibetans living in India, … Continued
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Rep. McGovern calls on China to release the Panchen Lama amid high risk Covid-19 concerns in prisons
Dharamshala: US Congressman Jim McGovern, co-chair of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China and of Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission called for the immediate release of the 11th Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima who was forcibly disappeared by the Chinese government … Continued
Dharamshala: The Sherig Parkhang Trust contributed Rs 5,24,604 (Five lakh twenty four thousand six hundred and four rupees) as a token of support and solidarity with the Central and State government of India in the COVID-19 global crisis. The contribution … Continued
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Bylakuppe: As per the initiative of the Lugsam Settlement Office on whose request, the Tibetan Primary Agri Credit Cooperative Society also called the Lugsam Nyamdrel led by Chair Pema Delek, Member of Tibetan parliament sponsored 8 Thermometer, 8 Oximetre and … Continued
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On April 27, Paonta Cholsum Tibetan Settlement Officer Gelek Jamyang met with Shri Sanjay Sharma,SHO and Shri S S Negi, Executive Officer of M.C Paonta Sahib. In solidarity with the essential service providers, Paonta Cholsum Tibetan Settlement, Paonta Sahib led … Continued
Gangtok: In solidarity with the state government and the nationwide fight against the Wuhan-originated coronavirus pandemic, the Gangtok based Tibetan Buddhist monasteries came forward to contribute to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF). The Zurmang Shedup Choekhorling Monastery at Lingdum, Sikkim … Continued
Gangtok: On behalf of The Tibetan community in Gangtok, Mingyur Youdon, Tibetan Settlement Officer, Gangtok and Jinpa Phuntsok, Vice-chairman, Local Tibetan Assembly presented Rs. 7,78,791 cheque to Hon. Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang towards Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to … Continued
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Belgium concerned about human rights situation in Tibet and the enforced disappearance of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima: Belgian Foreign Minister
Brussels: On April 8, Mr Samuel Cogolati, member of Belgian Federal Parliament asked the Belgian Minister of Foreign Minister and Defense on the continued disappearance of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama and to state the stand of Belgium. … Continued
by T.G. Arya* The Coronavirus pandemic, which originated from the Wuhan city of China last year, has affected and disturbed the world greatly. It has created a war-like situation in public health, economy, and politics and in international relations around … Continued
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Dharamshala: The Central Tibetan Administration today paid tribute to its veteran leader, late Lobsang Khedup Drongretsang, one of the longest-serving CTA officials who had dedicated a lifetime in service of the Tibetan cause and His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Led … Continued
Dharamshala: China abducted six-year-old Kunzik Gedhun Choekyi Nyima on 17 May 1995 from his home in Nagchu region of Central Tibet days following His Holiness the Dalai Lama identified him as the 11th Panchen Lama, the second highest spiritual authority … Continued
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Dharamshala: The 11th Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the second-highest spiritual figure in Tibetan Buddhism who has been missing since the age of six turns 31 today. He was abducted along with the rest of his family by the Chinese government on … Continued
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Dharamshala: Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama turns 31 today. Held captive for the last 25 years by the Chinese authorities, Panchen Gedhun Choekyi Nyima’s birthday will be marked in grief and concerns, just as each year. Tibetans around the … Continued
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Dehradun: In the spirit of solidarity with the people of Uttarakhand and India to help combat and win the war against the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, His Eminence the 42nd Sakya Trizin Ratna Vajra Rinpoche, the head of Sakya school of … Continued
32 European parliamentarians urge European Commission to call upon China to free Panchen Lama without any conditions
Brussels: 32 members of the European Parliament have urged the European Commission to call upon China to release Gedhun Choekyi Nyima without any conditions. In their joint letter to the Foreign Affairs Chief of the European Commission, Mr Josep Borrel, … Continued