Karmapa in impasse with New Delhi over his travel document?

December 10, 2018 2:45 pm0 comments
Karmapa in impasse with New Delhi over his travel document?

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2018) – The Karmapa, one of the most influential leaders in Tibetan Buddhism, is unable to come to India because New Delhi insists that he stick to the highly restrictive, little recognized overseas travel document called Identity Certificate (IC) it issues to Tibetan residents in the country whereas […]

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Tibet activist Richard Gere gets German honour for rights work

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Tibet activist Richard Gere gets German honour for rights work

(TibetanReview.net, Dec09, 2018) – Board Chairman Richard Gere of Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) was on Dec 7 honoured by a government associated German organization for his sustainability and human rights work, said ICT Dec 7. He was stated to have received the Honorary Award of the German Sustainability […]

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French parliamentary Tibet group hosts breakfast discussion

December 8, 2018 5:16 pm0 comments
French parliamentary Tibet group hosts breakfast discussion

(TibetanReview.net, Dec08, 2018) – A breakfast discussion was held by the newly reinstituted Tibet Group in the French National Assembly in the National Assembly premises on Dec 5 and featured a presentation by a veteran Tibetologist, said the Central Tibetan Administration on its Tibet.net website Dec 7. Ms Katia Buffetrille, […]

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Claim of a rift between Dalai Lama and exile Tibetan administration head dismissed as mischievous

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Claim of a rift between Dalai Lama and exile Tibetan administration head dismissed as mischievous

(TibetanReview.net, Dec07, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Dec 5 denied a Nov 27 news report claiming that a major Tibetan religious conference scheduled to be held at Dharamsala at November-end had to be postponed indefinitely due to “serious differences between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and […]

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Tibetans thank Australia for hospitality

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Tibetans thank Australia for hospitality

(TibetanReview.net, Dec07, 2018) – A Thank You Australia event was held in the Australian parliament building on Dec 5 with the participation of the country’s Minister for Indigenous Health Ken Wyatt AM as special guest. It was organized by the Canberra-based Office of Tibet of the Central Tibetan administration (CTA) […]

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China permits German rights commissioner Kofler to visit Tibet, but not Xinjiang

December 7, 2018 3:56 am0 comments
China permits German rights commissioner Kofler to visit Tibet, but not Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2018) – China appears to bet that German Human Rights Commissioner Barbel Kofler would be least likely to be critical of it on the situation in Tibet as it has given her a rarely, if ever, granted permission to visit the Himalayan territory on Dec 5. She is […]

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