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Hunsur Rabgyaling Quarantine centre initiates on-spot swab sample collection for COVID-19

Sun, 06/21/2020 - 17:16

Dharamshala: With the nationwide COVID-19 threat on the rise, the Hunsur Rabyaling Emergency health task force committee lead by Mr Thupten Tsering, Settlement officer will begin on-spot swab sample collection at their community quarantine centre. “The move was taken in … Continued

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Tibetans in Switzerland & Liechtenstein hold demonstration ahead of the 44th UNHRC Session

Sat, 06/20/2020 - 14:07

Geneva: Tibetans Community of Switzerland & Liechtenstein held a demonstration in front of the United Nations’ Human Rights Council office, on 19 June, ahead of the 44th regular session of the UN human rights council.  Following strict physical distancing and … Continued

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Tibet, Tibetan Refugees and the Way Ahead

Sat, 06/20/2020 - 11:00

While we celebrate the World Refugee Day, a Tibetan scholar reflects on the history and resilience of 150,000 Tibetan refugees living in exile. by Tsewang Gyalpo Arya June 20, 2020 is World Refugee Day. The United Nations designated this day … Continued

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China’s border conflict manufactured to deflect attention from internal tension: CTA President on News18 India

Sat, 06/20/2020 - 00:54

Sikyong Appears on News 18 India Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay speaks to News18 India’s anchor Amish Devgan on India-China Clashes at LAC, 18 June 2020. Posted by TIBET TV on Thursday, 18 June 2020 Dharamshala: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay … Continued

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Rongdrak in Tibet Faces yet another Massive Flood

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 20:52

A massive flood on 17 June 2020 due to torrential rainfall in the last few days has affected many parts of Rongdrak County in eastern Tibet. The flood caused landslides as rivers gushed through the region, destroying homes, schools, and … Continued

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Border incursions, tensions are part of China’s grand old strategy: CTA President on Zee News

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 19:59

Dharamshala: “China always talk about development and advancement but when India or Tibet talks about the development they have a major issue,” says President Dr Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration yesterday while speaking exclusively to Zee News special … Continued

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Hosting Tibetan Refugees for over six decades

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 14:22

2. Hosting Tibetan Refugees for Over 6 Decades In the days leading up to the World Refugee Day, Tibet TV releases its documentary series on refugee Voices. #worldrefugeeday2020 #StepWithRefugees 2. Hosting Tibetan Refugees for Over 6 Decades Posted by TIBET … Continued

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What happened to Tibet 60 years ago is already happening here: CTA President alerts India

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 02:27

Dharamshala: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay told NDTV this evening that the military standoff at the Indo-China border would continue until Tibet is restored to its historical status of a peace zone, a buffer between the two nuclear powers. “Unless … Continued

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COVID-19 briefing by Sikyong and CTA Task Force

Fri, 06/19/2020 - 01:12

༄༅། །བོད་མིའི་སྒྲིག་འཛུགས་ནས་ཝུ་ཧན་ཏོག་དབྱིབས་ནད་ཡམས་འབྲེལ་བའི་གསར་འགོད་གསལ་བསྒྲགས། ༄༅། །བོད་མིའི་སྒྲིག་འཛུགས་ནས་ཝུ་ཧན་ཏོག་དབྱིབས་ནད་ཡམས་ COVID 19 འབྲེལ་བའི་གསར་འགོད་གསལ་བསྒྲགས། Posted by TIBET TV on Thursday, 18 June 2020   Dharamshala: CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay today issued stringent guidelines for Tibetans travelling from or via Delhi to settlements across India as the country … Continued

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Life in exile through the eyes of Tibetan refugees

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 19:33

Dharamshala: When China occupied Tibet in the guise of liberation and prosperity, the Tibetans had no inkling of what is to be followed next. Soon after, the People’s Liberation Army brutally attacked Tibetans and attempted to annihilate Tibetan culture and … Continued

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OOT London to host live panel discussion to celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s principal commitments on 6 July 2020

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 13:51

London: The Office of Tibet, London will be hosting a live panel discussion to celebrate His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s principal commitments and benevolent leadership on 6th July 2020 coinciding with His Holiness’s 85th Birthday. The virtual panel discussion … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama emphasises oneness of humanity to tackle negative emotions

Wed, 06/17/2020 - 20:17

Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama was today virtually interviewed by acclaimed writer and friend Pico Iyer for the Jaipur Lit Fest event this year. In the interview, His Holiness spoke about the necessity for developing Karuna and Ahimsa, concepts … Continued

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Around 750 Tibetans tested for COVID-19

Wed, 06/17/2020 - 19:30

Dharamshala: In order to safeguard our Tibetan community, around 750 Tibetans were tested for COVID-19 with the generous support of the Indian government through district-level health centres. Till date, the percentage of positive cases in the Tibetan community in India … Continued

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Restore Tibet to zone of peace to indefinitely resolve border issue: CTA President on NewX

Wed, 06/17/2020 - 14:54

Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay Speaks with Rishabh Gulati for News X in English Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay in conversation with NewsX : Several Tibetans are political prisoners today. The Han Chinese aren’t a majority. 60% of Chinese territories belong to … Continued

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CTA President expresses concerns over escalating border tension, says death of 3 Indian jawans uncalled for

Wed, 06/17/2020 - 00:05

CTA President in conversation with CNN News 18 The President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr. Lobsang Sangay appears on CNN News18. Dr Sangay said on India China Faceoff: It Was Once A De-Militarized Zone & It Was A Peaceful Zone … Continued

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China’s border incursions aimed to divert mounting backlash over coronavirus mishandling within China and worldwide: CTA President speaks exclusive on Northeast Live

Tue, 06/16/2020 - 20:32

Dharamshala: The trust deficit of pandemic and the paranoia of dealing with coronavirus and other internal issues have led the Chinese leadership to divert attention by externalising the problem with the current border incursions happening in India says the President of … Continued

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Speaker Pema Jungney welcomes the formation of Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China

Tue, 06/16/2020 - 19:28

Dharamsala: Speaker Pema Jungney of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) welcomed the formation of Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China (IPAC), an international cross-party group of legislators working towards reform on how democratic countries approach China. The IPAC is made up of global … Continued

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Sikyong chairs Health Dept coordinated virtual meeting with Settlement Officers and Healthcare workers, urges strict adherence of quarantine norms

Mon, 06/15/2020 - 21:13

Dharamshala: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay chaired two virtual meetings today, first with Tibetan Settlement officers regarding the requirement of aid provisions and problems they were facing in the battle against the COVID-19 crisis, and similarly, with healthcare workers. The meeting … Continued

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Tibet TV’s Take-off Film Grant to Produce a Film on the Theme: Thank you His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Mon, 06/15/2020 - 20:21

Dharamshala: Tibet TV, Department of Information and International Relations (DIIR), CTA announces a Take-Off film grant to encourage budding Tibetan filmmakers in the exile community to make short feature or documentary films for Tibet TV. Aspiring filmmakers can avail a … Continued

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Evidence against China of State-sponsored Discrimination Against Tibetans in Tibet

Mon, 06/15/2020 - 19:37

A recently published announcement for “Public Recruitment of Police Auxiliary Personnel” issued in Lithang County reveals how China discriminates Tibetans when hiring them for jobs in Tibet.  Tibetans looking for jobs as auxiliary police officers in Tibet are barred from … Continued

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