Dalai Lama back in health after treatment for chest infection

April 13, 2019 1:17 am0 comments
Dalai Lama back in health after treatment for chest infection

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12’19) – The Dalai Lama has moved to a hotel this morning after being discharged from hospital after treatment for a chest infection and is expected to be back at his exile home in Dharamsala after a few days, said the Central Tibetan Administration on its Tibet.net website today. […]

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Relatively recent arrivals from Tibet get new village in Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement

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Relatively recent arrivals from Tibet get new village in Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12’19) – A new village of 80 houses for accommodating relatively newly arrived refugees from Tibet was inaugurated on Apr 10 at the Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement in Karnataka state, India. The inauguration was made by Home Secretary Mr Wangdu Tsering Pesur of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA). Five senior […]

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Protesters at EU-China summit in Brussels seek stronger stand on Xinjiang, Tibet rights situation

April 12, 2019 12:46 am0 comments
Protesters at EU-China summit in Brussels seek stronger stand on Xinjiang, Tibet rights situation

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11’19) – Several hundred people held a demonstration as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang led a delegation to this year’s EU-China summit in Brussels on Apr 10. The human rights campaigners wanted the European Union to be more vocal on the deplorable rights situation in Xinjiang and Tibet. The EU […]

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US Congress rejects China’s assumption of right to decide on Dalai Lama reincarnation

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US Congress rejects China’s assumption of right to decide on Dalai Lama reincarnation

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11’19) – The United States will only go by the Dalai Lama’s own plan for his succession and will in no way accept China’s claim to determine who his reincarnate is, a key Congressional body that oversees US policy in Asia was reported to have been told on Apr […]

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UNESCO to present Tibetan Yak Dance as Chinese intangible cultural heritage

April 11, 2019 12:51 am0 comments
UNESCO to present Tibetan Yak Dance as Chinese intangible cultural heritage

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10’19) – A California-based UNESCO-run body is bringing a group of six Tibetan youths from a village in China’s Sichuan Province under a UN poverty-relief programme to perform a “Chinese” intangible heritage “Yak Dance”, reported the IANS news service Apr 8, citing China’s official Xinhua news agency. Yak dance […]

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Dalai Lama back in New Delhi for health reason, doing fine

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Dalai Lama back in New Delhi for health reason, doing fine

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10’19) – The Dalai Lama has returned to New Delhi on Apr 9, only a day after he returned from a four-day visit to the city, complaining of chest pain, according to media reports. “His Holiness is doing fine now,” Reuters Apr 10 quoted Tseten Samdup Chhoekyapa, the Dalai […]

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