OBITUARY: Famed doctor of Tibetan Medicine passes away

November 29, 2019 1:33 am0 comments
OBITUARY: Famed doctor of Tibetan Medicine passes away

(May 15, 1027 – Nov 26, 2019) (TibetanReview.net, Nov25’19) – Dr Yeshi Dhonden, a doctor of Tibetan Medicine who attracted hordes of patients from across India and abroad and who won a Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian honour, last year has passed away in the early hours of Nov 26 […]

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Kashag gets new deadline to comply with exile Tibetan apex court’s judgment

November 25, 2019 2:34 am0 comments
Kashag gets new deadline to comply with exile Tibetan apex court’s judgment

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24’19) – The Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission at Dharamsala has on Nov 22 ordered the members of the Kashag, the Cabinet of the Central Tibetan Administration, to fully comply with its judgment dated Oct 14 by Dec 27 this year or be liable to face penalties under the relevant […]

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Exile Tibetan leader lobbies for Tibet legislation in US Congress

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Exile Tibetan leader lobbies for Tibet legislation in US Congress

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22’19) – The executive head of the central Tibetan Administration at Dharamsala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, has met with several lawmakers during his ongoing visit to the United States capital where the congress is considering a Tibetan Policy and Support Act introduced this year. Many of the meetings were […]

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China again disappoints UN with Panchen Lama non-answers

November 21, 2019 4:25 am0 comments
China again disappoints UN with Panchen Lama non-answers

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20’19) – China has again given evasive answers to UN queries on the whereabouts of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima whom it had kidnapped and disappeared in April 1995. The Panchen Lama is Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, after the Dalai Lama. Noting that China’s response […]

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Kashag respects but fails to carry out justice commission’s apology order

November 17, 2019 1:45 am0 comments
Kashag respects but fails to carry out justice commission’s apology order

(TibetanReview.net, Nov16’19) – The Kashag (Cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has again issued an ambivalent announcement, this time in English on Nov 13, expressing dissatisfaction with the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission’s Oct 14 verdict saying it had defamed former representative at the Washington, DC, Office […]

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US House bill seeks Congress-Dalai Lama conference for global peace

November 16, 2019 2:11 am0 comments
US House bill seeks Congress-Dalai Lama conference for global peace

(TibetanReview.net, Nov15’19) – A draft resolution was introduced Nov 14 in the United States House of Representatives “Recognizing the significance of the genuine autonomy of Tibet and the Tibetan people and the work His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has done to promote global peace, harmony, and understanding.” Introduced by […]

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