Nonagenarian Tibetan doctor of last resort ends practice

April 14, 2019 2:45 pm0 comments
Nonagenarian Tibetan doctor of last resort ends practice

(TibetanReview.net, Apr14’19) – Famed doctor of Tibetan Medicine Dr Yeshi Dhonden, a doctor of last resort for chronic patients, especially cancer sufferers, from across India as well as abroad, has stopped taking appointments from Apr 1, citing his nonagenarian age and declining health. Patients usually had to get appointment a […]

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Apex exile Tibetan court explains why it can’t administer oath to newly ‘elected’ minister

April 7, 2019 12:54 am0 comments
Apex exile Tibetan court explains why it can’t administer oath to newly ‘elected’ minister

(TibetanReview.net, Apr06’19) – Should the requirement of “not less than 50 percent of the votes” be determined on the basis of the total number of members present or on the basis of the total number of votes won by a candidate to determine whether he should be declared elected or […]

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New exile Tibetan minister’s oath-taking held up over constitutional issue

April 1, 2019 4:58 am0 comments
New exile Tibetan minister’s oath-taking held up over constitutional issue

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31’19) – The exile Tibetans’ apex court was reported to have refused to administer the oath of office to a new Kalon (Minister) for failing to secure “not less than 50 percent of the votes” as mandated by the Charter of Tibetans in Exile. A total of 21 out […]

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Bill Clinton-cofounded India foundation includes CTA in its programme

March 30, 2019 2:07 am0 comments
Bill Clinton-cofounded India foundation includes CTA in its programme

(TibetanReview.net, Mar29’19) – Two fellows from a nonprofit organization working to accelerate social and economic change in India and cofounded by former US President Bill Clinton are to work with the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) for a period of ten months beginning Sep 2019. The CTA said on its Tibet.net […]

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Exile Tibetan parliament elects new minister

March 24, 2019 2:34 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament elects new minister

(TibetanReview.net, Mar23’19) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile has on Mar 22 elected a new Kalon (Minister) to bring up the strength of ministerial colleagues of the Sikyong to six. Mr Topgyal Tsering Zongkha, currently Secretary of the Kashag Secretariat, has won the election by 21 votes to 18, with […]

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CTA invites Tibetans to join its long-life offering to Dalai Lama

March 19, 2019 11:30 pm0 comments
CTA invites Tibetans to join its long-life offering to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19’19) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala has on Mar 18 invited all Tibetans to make a token contribution towards a Tenshug ceremony for His Holiness the Dalai Lama to be held mid-May. This is an obstacle year for the 84-year-old spiritual leader of Tibet and the […]

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