Cape Town mayor calls her gov’t disingenuous on Dalai Lama visa issue

September 8, 2014 9:37 pm0 comments
Cape Town mayor calls her gov’t disingenuous on Dalai Lama visa issue

(TibetanReview.net, Sep08, 2014) – Despite having adopted an official position that the application for a visa for Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, to attend the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to be held in Cape Town from Oct 13 to 15, was still under process, the […]

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China highly appreciates South Africa’s visa snub to Dalai Lama

September 6, 2014 11:23 pm0 comments
China highly appreciates South Africa’s visa snub to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Sep06, 2014) – China has expressed high appreciation to South Africa for its reported decision to deny visa to Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, although the latter has said the application was still under process. The 1989 Nobel Peace laureate needs the visa to attend the 14th […]

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Conflicting reports confound South African visa decision on Dalai Lama

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Conflicting reports confound South African visa decision on Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Sep06, 2014) – While the Dalai Lama’s South Africa representative has said Sep 4 that the country’s International Relations and Cooperation Department had phoned her to say the exile spiritual leader of Tibet’s visa application had been denied in order to avoid offending China, the department’s spokesman has been […]

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Dalai Lama visa denial may affect Nobel Peace laureates’ summit in South Africa

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Dalai Lama visa denial may affect Nobel Peace laureates’ summit in South Africa

(TibetanReview.net, Sep06, 2014) – South Africa has again denied visa for Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, who was otherwise to attend the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to be held in Cape Town from Oct 13 to 15. Media reports Sep 4 said the 1989 Noble […]

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Dalai Lama visiting Hamburg over Aug 23-27

August 22, 2014 4:33 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama visiting Hamburg over Aug 23-27

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2014) –Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, is visiting the German city of Hamburg from Aug 23 to 27 for a series of events which will include a discussion on secular ethics, a religious teaching, and a conference on Sino-Tibetan relations. He will lead a discussion on […]

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China’s Xi elbows out Dalai Lama from planned Mongolia visit

August 21, 2014 4:57 pm0 comments
China’s Xi elbows out Dalai Lama from planned Mongolia visit

(TibetanReview.net, Aug21, 2014) –A planned August visit by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, to Mongolia’s capital Ulan Bator was cancelled due to the fact that Chinese President Xi Jinping was also visiting the country, reported Kyodo News International, citing multiple sources. Xi’s visit takes place over Aug 21-22. […]

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Dalai Lama to attend 2015 int’l student festival in Norway

August 15, 2014 12:47 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama to attend 2015 int’l student festival in Norway

(TibetanReview.net, Aug14, 2014) –The Left Wing Party of Norway has expressed delight that the Dalai Lama has accepted an invitation to take part in a biennial international student festival to be held in Trondheim city in Feb 2015, reported thelocal.no Aug 12. “Dalai Lama is the personification of the values […]

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Dalai Lama to be highlight of human rights week in US city

August 12, 2014 12:48 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama to be highlight of human rights week in US city

(TibetanReview.net, Aug11, 2014) –A visit by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Oct 26 to Birmingham, Alabama, will be the highlight of the US city’s “Human Rights Week” from Oct 22 to 26, reported al.com Aug 8. The report cited Mayor William Bell’s office as announcing tickets for […]

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Dalai Lama to be offered long-life prayers on his 80th birthday

July 30, 2014 11:24 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama to be offered long-life prayers on his 80th birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul30, 2014) –The Dalai Lama is to be offered a grand long-life ceremony on the occasion of his 80th birthday next year. The event, meant to “express our gratitude and reverence to his remarkable contribution to the Tibetan cause and universal values,” will take place on Jun 21, which […]

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Hardline Sri Lankan monk questions Dalai Lama over plea against violence

July 24, 2014 4:38 pm0 comments
Hardline Sri Lankan monk questions Dalai Lama over plea against violence

(TibetanReview.net, Jul24, 2014) –Miffed by his recent calls on Buddhist majorities in Myanmar and Sri Lanka to end the violence against the Muslim minorities, a hardline Buddhist leader in the latter country has hit back at the Dalai Lama, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader and the 1989 Nobel Peace laureate. Galagoda […]

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