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CTA President inaugurates the annual meeting of Representatives of Offices of Tibet

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 17:53

Dharamshala: The annual meeting of the Representatives of Office Of Tibet (OoT) is underway at Lhakpa Tsering hall of the Department of Information and International Relations from 7-8 October 2019. The meeting is organised by the Department of Information and … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama eulogizes present status of exile Tibetans under CTA, urged CTA staff to continue the noble work

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 17:29

Dharamshala: “If Tibetans inside Tibet who risk arrest and death on a daily basis are not losing hope, then we Tibetans in exile must not either. Together we have to keep up with them using freedoms and democratic rights we … Continued

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Wangdu Tsering Pesur sworn in as new Chief Election Commissioner and Chairman of Public Service Commission

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 15:55

Dharamshala: Wangdu Tsering Pesur, formerly the Secretary of the Department of Home, CTA was sworn in today as the new Chief Election Commissioner and Chairman of Public Service Commission at a swearing-in ceremony held at the T-building of Central Tibetan … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses delegates of the third Special General Meeting and CTA staff

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 02:55

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama granted a special audience to the delegates of the third Special General Meeting and CTA staff led by the representatives of the three pillars of Tibetan Democracy and the Kalons of various departments at … Continued

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Gamut of Tibetan authorities outrightly reject China’s interference in Tibetan reincarnation, affirms the supreme authority of the Dalai Lama over Tibetan Buddhism

Sun, 10/06/2019 - 03:54

In 1969, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that whether or not the reincarnation process should be continued should be decided by the Tibetan people. 50 years later, on 5 October 2019, 340 Tibetan authorities representing the three pillars of … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama concludes three day teaching on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of the Middle Way

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 21:55

Dharamshala: Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today concluded the three-day teaching on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of the Middle Way and bestowed Mayura’s (peacock deity) permission initiation to the devotees gathered at Tsuglakhang. His Holiness began his teaching by … Continued

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Monk from Tibet’s Amdo Ngaba arrested over social media posts on Tibetan Language

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 16:17

Dharamshala: A Tibetan monk from Kirti Monastery in Ngaba county who was arrested last month from his monastery has not been heard of since. His location, as well as the charges for his arrest, are unknown. Sonam Palden, 22, was … Continued

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Saturday Shoutout: CTA Civil Servant Sonam Norbu Dagpo

Sat, 10/05/2019 - 13:00

Every first Saturday of the month, as a part of its shout-out campaign, DIIR’s Social Media Desk profiles a civil servant of Central Tibetan Administration. This week we are pleased to profile Mr Sonam Norbu Dagpo, Secretary of the Department … Continued

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OOT Washington’s Chinese Liaison Officer represents Tibet at panel discussion on 70 years of PRC

Fri, 10/04/2019 - 16:28

New York: The Beijing Spring, China Democracy Party, Federation for a democratic China and key Chinese organizations for democracy jointly organized a panel discussion on 1 October on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. Chinese … Continued

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3rd Special General Meeting vehemently rejects China’s interference in Tibetan reincarnation

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 22:06

Dharamshala: Around 340 Tibetan community leaders and representatives from 24 countries including India, Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, Taiwan, Nepal, and Bhutan are participating in this year’s 3rd Special General Meeting convened by the Kashag and the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile in Dharamshala. The third General … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama begins three-day teaching on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of the Middle Way

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 21:32

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama began three-day teaching on Nagarjuna’s The Precious Garland of the Middle Way (uma rinchen trengwa) at the Main Tibetan Temple this Thursday. The teaching was organized by The International Association of Tibetan Buddhist Dharma, Taiwan. Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of the … Continued

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Speaker and Deputy Speaker addresses 2nd General Meeting of Dokham Yushu Welfare Society

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 19:59

Dharamshala: Speaker Pema Jungney and Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile attended the opening ceremony of the 2nd General Meeting of the Standing committee of Dokham Yushu Welfare Society as chief guest and special guest respectively on 29 September … Continued

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Gandhi and Buddha are India’s two greatest exports to the world: Sikyong on Gandhi Jayanti

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 17:17

Dharamshala: The Central Tibetan Administration today observed the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation and a symbol of nonviolent resistance for freedom and peace, with a flag hoisting ceremony at the Kashag. To mark the … Continued

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Sikyong and Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk honoured for outstanding service

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 20:58

Dharamshala: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay and Health Kalon Choekyong Wangchuk were honoured with ‘Tsenpo Chagje Gold Medal’ and ‘Appreciation Award’ respectively by Dokham Yushu Welfare Society today at Kashag Secretariat. The Dokham Yushu Society is the first Tibetan organisation to … Continued

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CTA 5 Under 35 Youth Award 2019

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 20:13

The Central Tibetan Administration launches its maiden youth award initiative ‘CTA 5 under 35 Youth Award 2019’, designed to spotlight 5 young visionaries under the age of 35 from around the world that demonstrates outstanding leadership and exemplify the commitment … Continued

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US Congressional Staffers visits Tibet Parliament-in-Exile

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 19:00

Dharamshala: US Congressional Staffers Ms Bethany Poulos, Legislative Assistant, Office of Senator Rubio and Ms Sarah Arkin, Deputy Staff Director, Senate Foreign Relations Committee along with ICT President Mr Matteo Mecacci and Kasur Tenpa Tsering visited Tibet Parliament-in-Exile earlier today. Speaker Pema Jungney … Continued

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Seventy Years of the CCP’s Legitimacy Crisis in Tibet

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 16:35

Tenzin Tseten, Research Fellow, Tibet Policy Institute As Beijing commemorates the 70th Anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, Tibet remains a sore point of contention for the Chinese Communist Party since its ‘peaceful liberation’. The notion of … Continued

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Press Release: 70th Founding Anniversary of People’s Republic of China Marks 60 years of Occupation of Tibet

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 14:56

Press Release 70th Founding Anniversary of People’s Republic of China Marks 60 years of Occupation of Tibet On 1 October 2019, the People’s Republic of China is celebrating its 70th founding anniversary with great pomp and fanfare, the main highlight … Continued

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8th Session of the 16th Parliament-in-Exile Concludes

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 22:24

Dharamshala: Chaired by Speaker Pema Jungney, the 8th session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament concluded following 10 days of comprehensive deliberations and presentation on the annual work reports of the seven departments of the Central Tibetan Administration. The session convened with … Continued

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China steps closer to an Orwellian future as it appoints a New Internet Czar

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 17:11

By Tenzin Dalha, Research Fellow, Tibet Policy Institute As Beijing gears itself to oversee the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on 1st October, China’s Ministry of Public Security has reshuffled the … Continued

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