Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

August 4, 2018 1:06 am1 comment
Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

(TibetanReview.net, Aug03, 2018) – In what has been presented as an easing of the rules for Tibetans in India wishing to travel abroad, the government of India is said to have done away with the process for stamping their travel document, known as the IC (Identity certificate), with Nori (“… […]

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Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

August 3, 2018 12:46 am0 comments
Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

(TibetanReview.net, Aug02, 2018) – The government of Nepal has halted a decision to send to India eight Tibetan refugees who had either crossed from the Tibet border illegally or otherwise overstayed their visas and did not want to go back under Chinese rule, reported thehimalayantimes.com Jul 30. Nepal had reached […]

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Arunachal state establishes official ties with exile Tibetan administration, moves to resolve ongoing trouble

August 2, 2018 11:51 pm0 comments
Arunachal state establishes official ties with exile Tibetan administration, moves to resolve ongoing trouble

(TibetanReview.net, Aug02, 2018) – The Arunachal Pradesh state government and the central Tibetan Administration (CTA) have on Jul 31 launched at Dharamshala a programme of cultural exchanges and student ties between the two sides which share a territorial boundary and historical cultural links. The launch has taken place during the […]

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Karmapa looks to return to India in November

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Karmapa looks to return to India in November

(TibetanReview.net, Aug01, 2018) – Ending speculations that he may most likely not return to India where his movement had remained restricted by New Delhi, the second most prominent Tibetan religious figure at present, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, has said Jul 30 that he will definitely return. In an […]

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China’s anti-organized crime campaign targets Tibet’s traditional institutions and social initiatives

July 31, 2018 5:44 pm0 comments
China’s anti-organized crime campaign targets Tibet’s traditional institutions and social initiatives

(TibetanReview.net, Jul31, 2018) – China is employing its nationwide campaign against organized crime in Tibet to specifically target suspected political dissidents, even suppressing civil society initiatives and traditions, said New York-based Human Rights Watch in a 101-page new report released Jul 30. The report, “‘Illegal Organizations’: China’s Crackdown on Tibetan […]

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Law seeking unhindered access to Tibet for Americans clears House committee

July 28, 2018 6:33 pm0 comments
Law seeking unhindered access to Tibet for Americans clears House committee

(TibetanReview.net, Jul28, 2018) – The House Judiciary Committee of the US Congress has on Jul 25 unanimously approved the long-pending bill for Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, paving the way for its discussion and voting on the floor of the House of Representatives. The bipartisan legislation seeks to ensure that […]

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