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Brahmaputra dams: A China-India political quagmire

Thu, 07/30/2020 - 14:16

By Dechen Palmo for Tibet Policy Institute, 29 July 2020, Read the original article published on tibetpolicy.net China’s dam-building threatens to choke off the flow of one of India’s most important rivers   Both the 12th and 13th Five-Year Plans adopted by the Chinese State … Continued

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Tibet and Provincial-level leadership Transfer: An Analysis

Thu, 07/30/2020 - 13:56

By Tenzin Tseten for Tibet Policy Institute, 28 July 2020, Read the original article published on tibetpolicy.net In the run-upto to the 20th Party Congress expected to be convened in late 2022, the so-called Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) and other Tibetan … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Compassion as the Answer to Today’s Troubled World

Thu, 07/30/2020 - 01:57

Dharamshala: This morning His Holiness the Dalai Lama was invited to speak to students from the Law Faculty of Delhi University; Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi; Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi; the National Institute of Technology, Yupia, Arunachal Pradesh … Continued

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Toppers of 12th CBSE Board in conversation with Sikyong and Education Kalon

Wed, 07/29/2020 - 04:07

Dharamshala: The unprecedented pandemic originated from Wuhan has systematically impacted all spheres of life including the education sector but much to the rejoice of Tibetan schools and particularly to CTA, 19 Tibetans students cracked the 12th CBSE board with outstanding performance … Continued

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Standing Committee elects two Additional Election Commissioners

Wed, 07/29/2020 - 00:26

Dharamshala: Geshema Delek Wangmo, teacher of Dolma Ling Nunnery and Mr. Sonam Gyaltsen, former Tibetan Parliamentarian and the incumbent senior Professor of College for Higher Tibetan Studies (Sarah), were unanimously elected as Additional Election Commissioners of the Chief Election Commission by … Continued

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Health dept releases a 40-min film to raise awareness of mental health issues

Tue, 07/28/2020 - 22:58

Dharamshala: Mental health issues in the Tibetan community often come with the tag ‘Nyompa‘ which perpetuates the existing stigma around mental illnesses in our community. This makes it difficult for people to understand and recognize mental health conditions and discourages people … Continued

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Health Dept marks World Hepatitis Day 2020 with a special focus on Hepatitis B prevention among mothers and newborns

Tue, 07/28/2020 - 20:41

Dharamshala: Every year 28 July is marked as World Hepatitis Day to raise awareness on viral hepatitis, an inflammation of the liver that causes a range of health problems, including liver cancer. The theme for World Hepatitis Day 2020 is ‘Hepatitis-free … Continued

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Obituary: Former Tibetan political prisoner Ven Choedak passes away

Tue, 07/28/2020 - 15:50

Dharamshala: Ven. Tenzin Choedak, a former Tibetan political prisoner who participated in the 1968 mass uprising in Driru county, Tibet, passed away here at Delek hospital on Sunday morning. Ven Choedak was born in 1947 in Driru county, Nagchu prefecture … Continued

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Chorig dept begins 12th week of prayer service for those affected by COVID-19

Mon, 07/27/2020 - 23:30

ཆོས་རིག་ལས་ཁུངས་ནས་ཏོག་དབྱིབས་གཉན་རིམས་ ༡༩ དང་འབྲེལ་བའི་ལས་དོན་སྤེལ་ཕྱོགས། ༄༅། །བོད་མིའི་སྒྲིག་འཛུགས་ཆོས་རིག་ལས་ཁུངས་ནས་ཏོག་དབྱིབས་གཉན་རིམས་ ༡༩ དང་འབྲེལ་བའི་ལས་དོན་སྤེལ་ཕྱོགས་ཀྱི་གསར་འགོད་གསལ་བསྒྲགས། Posted by TIBET TV on Friday, 24 July 2020   Dharamshala: Shining a light of hope and healing in the midst of extraordinary disruption and anxiety wreaked by the coronavirus pandemic, CTA’s Department … Continued

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Full Transcript: Virtual Celebration of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 85th Birthday organised by Office of Tibet-DC

Mon, 07/27/2020 - 21:46

Following is the transcript of the full proceedings of the virtual celebration of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 85th birthday organised by Office of Tibet, Washington DC on 6 July 2020. Click here to watch the video. The transcript is … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to deliver talk on Compassion- The Answer to Today’s Troubled World

Mon, 07/27/2020 - 14:25

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama will give a short talk on Compassion – The Answer to Today’s Troubled World on 29 July 2020, followed by a question and answer session with students from several Indian educational institutions from 9 am to … Continued

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Representative Ngodup Tsering attends virtual celebration of the 75th birthday of Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche

Mon, 07/27/2020 - 14:02

Washington DC: Representative Ngodup Tsering, Office of Tibet, Washington DC participated in the virtual celebration of the 75th birthday of His Eminence, Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche, the 37th holder of Drikung Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. The celebration was held … Continued

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DGIS, Health Ministry Warns Against use of N-95 Masks with Valved Respirators

Sun, 07/26/2020 - 20:18

Dharamshala: While the use of face mask is highly encouraged ever since the outbreak of Wuhan COVID-19 to prevent the spread of the virus, the recent study in India has shown the usage of N-95 with the valved respirator does … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Compassion in Medical Practice

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 12:57

Dharamshala: Once His Holiness the Dalai Lama had taken his seat this morning, he was welcomed to today’s virtual conversation by Dr Anupam Sibal, President of the Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (GAPIO) and Dr Akshay Anand, Professor, … Continued

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17th CTA Task Force Briefing: 4 new cases this week, total 9 active cases and 55 recoveries

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 03:36

Dharamsala: At the 17th CTA Task Force briefing held today, Dr Tsamchoe and Dr Tsundue gave the latest updates on the pandemic status of exile Tibetan community, reviewing CTA global initiatives and also issued new guidance for public benefit based … Continued

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Tibet and Hong Kong: a spotlight on broken promises of China

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 19:55

Dharamshala: In a webinar organised by the Office of Tibet, London on Monday 20th July, eminent panellists, with authority and expertise in their respective professions, discussed Tibet and Hong Kong in the wake of China’s passing of the national security law for Hong Kong. … Continued

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ITCO Delhi convenes webinar on ‘Future Strategy of Deepening Relations between India and Tibet’

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:25

New Delhi: The India Tibet Coordination Office convened a webinar on ‘Future Strategy of Depending Relation between India & Tibet and Protest against Chinese Communist Regime’ participated by members of Core Group, Tibet Support Group, India Tibet Friendship Society and … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama welcomes EU Agreement: ‘Once again EU demonstrates common interest above all’

Wed, 07/22/2020 - 17:30

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama who’s often described himself as an ardent admirer of the European Union model has issued a statement earlier today congratulating the EU leaders on the historic 750 billion euro recovery deal to rebuild EU … Continued

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“We cannot tolerate violent repression from our business partner (China)”, says Italian lawmaker Bianchi

Tue, 07/21/2020 - 21:40

Geneva: On 20th July, Italian lawmaker Matteo Lungi Bianchi questioned the Italian government over its position on China, and asked: “Is silence necessary?” While presenting Motion 1-362, Bianchi highlighted the importance and the need to clearly articulate the position of … Continued

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Speaker Pema Jungney offers condolence over the demise of Congressman John Lewis

Tue, 07/21/2020 - 20:11

Dharamsala: Speaker of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE), Pema Jungney offered his deepest condolence on behalf of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and Tibetans in and outside of Tibet to the family members of Hon’ble Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis. … Continued

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