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Press Release: New Bipartisan Legislation in the U.S. Congress Condemns China’s Interference in Tibet’s Religion and Celebrates Tibetan Democracy-in-Exile

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 20:17

Press Release: The world in recent times has witnessed China’s attempts to derail democracy or even a semblance of it across its empire. Even the lip-service to words like ‘liberty’ and ‘freedom’ is out the window with the Communist Party … Continued

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Bipartisan Coalition Introduces Legislation to Address Emerging Challenges Facing Tibetans

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 16:19

24 September 2019 Washington: U.S. Representative James P. McGovern (D-MA) and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), the Chair and Cochair respectively of the bipartisan and bicameral Congressional-Executive Commission on China(CECC), introduced legislation (H.R. 4331 / S. 2539) that will update … Continued

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US envoy for religious freedom slams China for waging war on religion

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 04:34

Dharamshala: U.S. Ambassador-At-Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback condemned China’s escalating, systematic and state-sanctioned suppression of religious freedom, calling it a “war on faith.” “They are conducting a war on faith. It’s a war that they will not win,” … Continued

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Fourth Day of the 8th Session of 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile

Wed, 09/25/2019 - 04:32

Dharamshala: Chaired by Speaker Pema Jungney, the fourth day of the ongoing general session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile began with legislative procedure-first reading and second reading of six different legislative amendments. Parliamentarian Ven. Tenpa Yarphel introduced the legislative amendment … Continued

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China’s white paper on human rights; a blatant farce

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 21:33

By T.G. Arya* The State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China has, on 22 September, issued a white paper on the progress China had made on human rights issues in the last 70 years. The white paper … Continued

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New Tibet-China Friendship Group formed in Rochester University, NY

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 17:37

New York: At the invitation of Republican Students’ Union of University of Rochester, NY, Representative Ngodup Tsering, Office of Tibet, Washington DC and Chinese Liaison officer, Tsultrim Gyatso, participated in an academic program titled ‘Tibet Dialogue: The future of Tibet … Continued

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Third Day of the Eighth Session of 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile

Tue, 09/24/2019 - 14:15

Dharamshala: Chaired by Speaker Pema Jungney, the third day of the ongoing General Session commenced with the election of Chief Justice Commissioner, Justice Commissioner and the Chairman of Public Service Commission and Chief Election Commissioner. In accordance with the sub-clause, … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses saints and devotees at Karshni Ashram, Mathura

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 20:22

Mathura, U.P: As part of his week-long schedule in Delhi, His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited Karshni Ashram in Mathura for a two-day stay at the facility from 22-23 September. This is His Holiness second visit to the Ashram, the … Continued

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Secretary Tenzin Lungtok elected new Justice Commissioner

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 19:45

Dharamshala: In a third parliamentary voting of the eighth session of the 16th Tibetan parliament which preceded the votings for the heads of two CTA autonomous bodies this morning, Secretary Tenzin Lungtok of the Department of Religion and Culture was … Continued

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Wangdu Tsering Pesur elected new Election Commissioner and Chairman of Public Service Commission

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 16:53

Dharamshala: Mr Wangdu Tsering Pesur, the current Secretary of the Department of Home, Central Tibetan Administration, was elected as the new chief election commissioner and chairman of Public Service Commission in a ballot of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile this Monday. Secretary … Continued

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Secretary Sonam Norbu Dagpo elected Chief Justice Commissioner of CTA

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 14:48

Dharamshala: Mr Sonam Norbu Dagpo, Secretary of Department of Information and International Relations, CTA was elected as Chief Justice Commissioner of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission in a voting held on the third day of the eighth session of 16th … Continued

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CTA President addresses National Convention on Tibet organized by Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch in Delhi

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 14:20

New Delhi: CTA president Dr. Lobsang Sangay addressed the National Convention on Tibet organized by Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch, a national Tibet Support Group at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in New Delhi on 22 September 2019. The program was … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama visits Shri Udasin Karshni Ashram in Mathura

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 13:46

Mathura, UP: Leaving Delhi early on Sunday morning, His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove to the city of Mathura on the banks of the Yamuna River, where he was the guest of Swami Karshni Gurusharanandaji Maharaj. On arrival at Shri … Continued

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Second Day of the 8th Session of 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile

Mon, 09/23/2019 - 12:43

Dharamshala: Chaired by the Speaker Pema Jungney, Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, the second day of the 8th session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament began with the continuation of the debate on the 2018-19 annual report of CTA’s Department of Religion and Culture. Kalon Ven … Continued

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Tibetans in Europe Stage Protest; demand UN to Engage China Constructively

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 21:32

Geneva: Paralleling the ongoing 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council, hundreds of Tibetan in Switzerland & Liechtenstein, Belgium and France held protest against China’s unabated violations of human rights in Tibet and whined UN not doing enough in protecting … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama interacts with bureaucrats and business executives at Taj Hotel, Delhi

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 19:05

New Delhi: His Holiness the Dalai Lama met and interacted with a group of bureaucrats and business executives today at Taj Mansingh Hotel in Delhi. Speaking to the gathering, His Holiness indicated the need for cultivating oneness of humanity as he … Continued

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Tibetan Parliament condemns China’s brazen meddling in the reincarnation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 17:11

Dharamshala: The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on Friday vehemently condemned China’s brazen meddling in the reincarnation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the politicization of the sacred institution of the Tibetan reincarnation. The resolution unanimously passed at the 8th session of the … Continued

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CTA President to address the National Convention on Tibet

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 17:09

Dharamshala: Dr Lobsang Sangay, the President of Central Tibetan Administration, is scheduled to address the opening ceremony as the Chief Guest of the National Convention on Tibet organised by the Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch, a national Tibet support group founded … Continued

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses students on educating the heart and mind in Delhi

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 21:56

New Delhi: His Holiness the Dalai Lama delivered a talk on ‘Educating the heart and mind’ to over 2300 students from 50 schools at Shri Ram School in Delhi today. The hour-long event was hosted by the Society for the … Continued

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MP Ven Thupten Wangchen’s ‘Dialogue for Peace’ tour garners huge success in Luxembourg

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 19:07

Luxembourg: Ven. Thupten Wangchen, Member of the 16th Tibetan Parliament led a successful awareness campaign in Luxembourg as part of the ‘Dialogue for Peace’ tour of 30 European countries. Ms Passang Dolma and a group of Tibetans received him as … Continued

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