Taiwan’s ruling party delegation calls at Dalai Lama

July 27, 2019 3:48 am0 comments
Taiwan’s ruling party delegation calls at Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jul26’19) – A delegation of Taiwan’s ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has on Jul 25 paid a courtesy call on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his exile home in Dhartamsala to mainly offer greetings on his 84th birthday. The delegation was made up of the party’s […]

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Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

July 26, 2019 2:53 am0 comments
Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul25’19) – A bill was submitted in the UK’s House of Commons on Jul 23, calling for the passage of a reciprocal access to Tibet Act which would bar entry to the UK for Chinese officials responsible for blocking freedom of travel to Tibet by British citizens. A similar […]

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United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

July 21, 2019 1:21 pm0 comments
United Nations experts question China’s jailing of nine Tibetans for celebrating Dalai Lama’s birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul20’19) – Five UN independent experts have questioned China’s use of its anti-separatism law to suppress freedom of expression, religion, assembly and association and the cultural rights of the Tibetan people as they presented their reports during the ongoing session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The […]

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Tibetan among religious persecution victims hosted by US President Trump

July 19, 2019 2:56 pm0 comments
Tibetan among religious persecution victims hosted by US President Trump

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18’19) – A close relative of a prominent late fatal Tibetan victim of China’s religious persecution was among 27 participants in an Oval Office meeting with US President Donald Trump on Jul 17. The meeting took place ahead of the State Department’s hosting of an annual conference on religious […]

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China created border incident as Ladakh celebrated 84th Dalai Lama birthday

July 14, 2019 12:15 am0 comments
China created border incident as Ladakh celebrated 84th Dalai Lama birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13’19) – As the people in Ladakh on the Indian side of the border celebrated the Dalai Lama’s 84th birthday on Jul 6 with displays of Indian, Buddhist and Tibetan flags, people from the Tibetan side of Chinese ruled Tibet raised demands that the celebrations be stopped, said a […]

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‘Exorbitant’ hike in tuition fees as JNU revises fee structure for Tibetan students

July 10, 2019 10:49 pm0 comments
‘Exorbitant’ hike in tuition fees as JNU revises fee structure for Tibetan students

By Jigme Wangchuk* (TibetanReview.net, Jul10’19) – The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi has revised its fee structure regarding foreign students applying for the university. Tibetan students, whose diasporic status was previously recognized by the university, have not been exempted from the newly revised fee structure. Under this revision […]

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