Exile Tibetan court opens hearing in Penpa Tsering’s defamation case against Kashag

June 7, 2019 1:01 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan court opens hearing in Penpa Tsering’s defamation case against Kashag

(TibetanReview.net, Jun06’19) – Framing of issues in the defamation case filed by dismissed Washington Tibetan representative Mr Penpa Tsering against President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration and his ministerial colleagues in the Kashag (cabinet) commenced before the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission on Jun 5. It may be recalled […]

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Exile Tibetan administration holds 31st task force meet for China talks

May 18, 2019 12:31 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan administration holds 31st task force meet for China talks

(TibetanReview.net, May17’19) – Bringing China to the negotiating table may seem to be as futile a flogging a dead horse for now. But a resolute exile Tibetan administration continues to be hopeful and has concluded on May 16 a two-day, 31st meeting of its task force on negotiation with Beijing. […]

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Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

May 1, 2019 11:58 pm0 comments
Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – Fines on Tibetans who fail to renew their permit to reside in India in a timely manner have been rationalized and it is also no longer cited in United States dollars. The government of India requires all Tibetans living in the country to register themselves as foreigners […]

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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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