Taiwanese President accused of denying visa to Dalai Lama

June 6, 2019 4:31 am0 comments
Taiwanese President accused of denying visa to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jun05’19) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and Uyghur activist Rebiya Kadeer had been denied visa to attend a conference organized by the Taiwan International Religious Freedom Forum in Hsinchu on May 30, reported taiwannews.com.tw Jun 5, citing a Radio Free Asia report May 30. The report […]

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Tibetan asylum seekers in France rehoused after their camp dismantled, 80 others remain hopeful

June 1, 2019 1:26 am0 comments
Tibetan asylum seekers in France rehoused after their camp dismantled, 80 others remain hopeful

(TibetanReview.net, May31’19) – French authorities have dismantled a camp that was home to over 200 Tibetan asylum seekers in the district of Conflans, located some 30 kilometers from capital Paris, with plans to rehouse them, reported en.rfi.fr May 29. However, due to shortage of beds in state-run hostels and a […]

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Tibetans, Taiwanese absent from Modi’s swearing in as latter is headed for series of Xi meetings

May 31, 2019 12:58 am0 comments
Tibetans, Taiwanese absent from Modi’s swearing in as latter is headed for series of Xi meetings

(TibetanReview.net, May30’19) – Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India has begun his second term May 30 on an apparently pro-China message. Unlike in 2014, neither the executive head of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) nor Taiwan’s New Delhi representative was among the invitees at his swearing-in ceremony. Although widely seen […]

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Taiwanese president challenged to invite Dalai Lama

May 24, 2019 9:02 pm0 comments
Taiwanese president challenged to invite Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, May24’19) – Pressure has been sought to be brought on Taiwan’s current president Tsai Ing-wen to invite Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, given that all her directly elected predecessors had done so, reported taipeitimes.com May 24. The challenge has been made by the Taiwan Jury Association and […]

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It was an evacuation drill, Dalai Lama is fine

May 22, 2019 8:36 pm0 comments
It was an evacuation drill, Dalai Lama is fine

(TibetanReview.net, May22’19) – With sirens blaring, a motorcade, complete with ambulance, sped its way out of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s residence on May 21. It turned out, however, that the Tibetan leader was in perfect health, meeting with some 130 visiting devotees from Vietnam for the second day. The […]

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Two Nepali MPs driven to express regret for attending int’l lawmakers’ Tibet conference

May 21, 2019 11:25 pm0 comments
Two Nepali MPs driven to express regret for attending int’l lawmakers’ Tibet conference

(TibetanReview.net, May21’19) – Subjected to overwhelming pro-China battering by the government and media, two House of Representatives members of Nepal’s parliament, Mr Ekwal Miyan and Mr Pradip Yadav, have expressed regret for having attended the 7th World Parliamentarians’ Convention on Tibet, which was held in Latvia’s capital Riga over May […]

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