Tibetans invited to give suggestions for amendment of election rules

June 28, 2016 7:11 am1 comment
Tibetans invited to give suggestions for amendment of election rules

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26, 2016) – A committee constituted to recommend suggestions for reforming the Tibetan electoral process has on Jun 24 issued a notice invite suggestions from the Tibetan public. The members of the committee had been constituted on Jun 4 and begun functioning on Jun 20. The reform is meant […]

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600 applications for 348 exile Tibetan administration undergraduate scholarships this year

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600 applications for 348 exile Tibetan administration undergraduate scholarships this year

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26, 2016) – The Education Department of the Central Tibetan Administration said Jun 24 that it had received a total of 600 applications for its announcement of 348 scholarships for undergraduate courses this year. However, scholarships were awarded to a total of 346 candidates, with 312 being merit based […]

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Dawa Rinchen elected new Dharamshala Tibetan Welfare Officer

June 10, 2016 1:13 pm0 comments
Dawa Rinchen elected new Dharamshala Tibetan Welfare Officer

(TibetanReview.net, Jun10, 2016) – Mr Dawa Rinchen, a former Tibetan soldier in a special Indian border security unit and proprietor of a travel agency, is the new Tibetan Welfare Officer of Dharamshala, India. He won election to the post by a huge majority and takes charge on Jun 15. Born […]

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Kalon withdrawn from Tibetan Kashag after being found not yet 35

June 5, 2016 1:52 am0 comments
Kalon withdrawn from Tibetan Kashag after being found not yet 35

(TibetanReview.net, Jun04, 2016) – A day after being nominated by the Sikyong, approved by the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, and administered the oath of office by the Chief Justice Commissioner of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission, it emerged that the youngest Kalon is a tad too young to be eligible to hold […]

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Exile parliament approves all six nominees for Central Tibetan Administration Kalons

June 2, 2016 1:10 pm0 comments
Exile parliament approves all six nominees for Central Tibetan Administration Kalons

(TibetanReview.net, Jun02, 2016) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile on Jun 1 approved all the six Kalon (minister) nominees made by the Sikyong Lobsang Sangay with varied majority votes. All but one are new, with two of them being long-serving exile Tibetan administration bureaucrats. And so, headed by the Sikyong, […]

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Mr Dongchung Ngodup to head Bureau of HH the Dalai Lama, New Delhi

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Mr Dongchung Ngodup to head Bureau of HH the Dalai Lama, New Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Jun02, 2016) – Mr Dongchung Ngodup, former Kalon (minister)of the Department of Security of the Central Tibetan Administration, Dharamshala, India, has been appointed the new Representative at the Bureau of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, New Delhi. He takes charge with effect from Jul 15. Mr Ngodup had on […]

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