China’s 13th white paper on Tibet dismissed as another false propaganda

April 17, 2015 2:20 pm0 comments
China’s 13th white paper on Tibet dismissed as another false propaganda

(TibetanReview.net, Apr17, 2015) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, on Apr 15 dismissed China’s release that day of a white paper on Tibet, its 13th since the early 1990s, as a desperate bid to market its false story about the issue of Tibet. Likewise, Washington-based International Campaign for […]

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More overseas Tibetans invited to become Green Book contributors

April 1, 2015 11:41 pm0 comments
More overseas Tibetans invited to become Green Book contributors

(TibetanReview.net, Apr01, 2015) – New measures are to be introduced to increase the number of exile Tibetans paying regular Green Book contributions towards their central administration at Dharamshala’s annual budget. The measures are aimed at Tibetans living outside the Indian subcontinent. It was learnt during the just concluded Tibetan parliament […]

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Exile Tibetan parliament votes to create one more geographical seat, Jonang bid fails

March 29, 2015 10:37 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament votes to create one more geographical seat, Jonang bid fails

(TibetanReview.net, Mar29, 2015) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile at Dharamshala, India, on Mar 26 voted to give a separate, one-seat parliamentary representation to Tibetans living in the Australasian and Asian countries other than India, Nepal and Bhutan. This was necessitated mainly by the rise in the number of Tibetans […]

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Himachal government promises more MBBS seats for Tibetans

March 25, 2015 12:01 pm0 comments
Himachal government promises more MBBS seats for Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Mar24, 2015) – The health and revenue minister of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh has on Mar 22 promised to grant more MBBS seats in state medical colleges to Tibetan students and a plot of land for growing medicinal plants for the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute (TMAI), […]

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Exile Tibetan parliament opens session, to discuss annual budget

March 19, 2015 9:28 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament opens session, to discuss annual budget

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19, 2015) – The ninth biannual session of the 15th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile opened on Mar 16 with the discussion of the annual budget of the exile Tibetan Administration as its main agenda. In his opening remarks the Speaker, Mr Penpa Tsering, gave a general overview of the parliament’s agenda […]

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REPORT: Maternal and child healthcare in Tibet worst in PRC

March 6, 2015 4:26 pm0 comments
REPORT: Maternal and child healthcare in Tibet worst in PRC

(TibetanReview.net, Mar06, 2015) – Maternal and child health in Tibet is the worst in the PRC by a wide margin, with rural Tibetan women and children continuing to be under some of the highest risks in the country for birth-related illness and death, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights […]

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Exile Tibetan monastic delegates meet to reaffirm harmony

March 4, 2015 5:30 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan monastic delegates meet to reaffirm harmony

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04, 2015) – “Over 127” monks and nuns belonging to monasteries of the four officially recognized schools of Tibetan Buddhism and the pre-Buddhist Tibetan religion Bon took part in a three-day seminar at Dharmashala, India, beginning Mar 1. The seminar, described as the first of its kind, was organized […]

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Tibetans in Himachal state allowed temporary occupation of homes built on forestland

February 28, 2015 1:57 pm0 comments
Tibetans in Himachal state allowed temporary occupation of homes built on forestland

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27, 2015) – Although advised to do so on humanitarian ground by India’s Home Ministry, the government of Himachal Pradesh has decided not to regularize alleged residential-building encroachments on forestland made by Tibetans living in the state; however, it will not evict bona fide settlers, reported timesofindia.indiatimes.com Feb 22, […]

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Exile Tibetan administration to open Brazil office

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Exile Tibetan administration to open Brazil office

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27, 2015) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, has announced Feb 24 that a Tibet House will be established and start functioning in Brazil from Apr 1 this year. A report on its Tibet.net website did not say in which city the Tibet House will be set […]

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Telo Tulku Rinpoche takes charge as Dalai Lama’s Moscow envoy

February 20, 2015 1:20 pm0 comments
Telo Tulku Rinpoche takes charge as Dalai Lama’s Moscow envoy

(TibetanReview.net, Feb20, 2015) – Telo Tulku Rinpoche, the spiritual head of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition in the Kalmyk Republic of Russian Federation, has on Feb 18 taken charge as the Dalai Lama’s new Representative at the Office of Tibet in Moscow. The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, had announced […]

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