Tibetan youth body meets to elect new leaders, likely debate founding objective

August 31, 2016 3:40 pm0 comments
Tibetan youth body meets to elect new leaders, likely debate founding objective

(TibetanReview.net, Aug31, 2016) – The 16th General Body Meeting (GBM) of the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC), the largest non-governmental, grassroots Tibetan organization, began in Dharamshala, India, on Aug 28 with the likelihood of putting up for discussion the amendment of its founding objective of fighting for Tibet’s independence. This is […]

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Security, welfare to be top priority at upcoming Kalachakra teaching

August 27, 2016 3:20 pm0 comments
Security, welfare to be top priority at upcoming Kalachakra teaching

(TibetanReview.net, Aug27, 2016) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala is to make unprecedented security arrangements and also extra efforts to ensure the welfare of the needy devotees during the 34th Kalachakra teachings by His Holiness the Dalai Lama which it is organizing at Bodh Gaya over Jan 3-14, […]

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Exile Tibetan task force meets to prospect for dialogue with China

July 18, 2016 11:10 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan task force meets to prospect for dialogue with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jul17, 2016) – In order to further explore opportunities for dialogue with China, the Task Force on Sino-Tibetan Dialogue set up by the exile Tibetan Administration met at Dharamshala over Jul 15-16. The last dialogue between envoys of the Dalai Lama and Chinese officials took place in Jan 2010. […]

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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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