South African minister meets with exile Tibetan foreign relations secretary

February 13, 2015 1:19 am0 comments
South African minister meets with exile Tibetan foreign relations secretary

(TibetanReview.net, Feb12, 2015) – South Africa’s Deputy Foreign Minister, Ms Nomaindia Mfeketo, on Feb 9 met with the visiting exile Tibetan Administration’s foreign relations secretary Mr Tashi Phuntok at her office. The move is likely to be seen by domestic critics as an attempt to partially make up for the […]

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Report: ‘Rights deterioration in Tibet belie China’s reform promises’

February 9, 2015 9:26 pm0 comments
Report: ‘Rights deterioration in Tibet belie China’s reform promises’

(TibetanReview.net, Feb09, 2015) – China not only failed to deliver on promised reforms but also carried out repressions which led to continued deterioration of human rights situation in Tibet, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy Feb 7 in its annual report for 2014. The report especially highlights […]

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Exile administration institutes annual Tibetan Buddhist meet

January 17, 2015 11:39 pm0 comments
Exile administration institutes annual Tibetan Buddhist meet

(TibetanReview.net, Jan17, 2015) – The Tibetan administration in exile at Dharamshala, India, has instituted an annual discussion amongst representatives of the four major schools of Tibetan Buddhism and of Tibet’s pre-Buddhist religion Bon. The purpose will be “to foster the preservation and progression of Tibetan Buddhism, and to affirm harmonious […]

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Exile Tibetan task force meets to discuss prospects for China talks

January 6, 2015 8:38 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan task force meets to discuss prospects for China talks

(TibetanReview.net, Jan06, 2015) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, held a meeting of its task force on negotiation with the government of China over Jan 5-6. The meeting was meant to review prospects for dialogue with China in the light of the prevailing situation both in Tibet and […]

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Exile administration launches career resource portal for Tibetans

December 31, 2014 3:28 pm0 comments
Exile administration launches career resource portal for Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Dec31, 2014) – The Education Department of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala on Dec 30 launched a web-portal designed to provide information on career options and updates on its scholarships for Tibetans. The Education minister Kalon Ngodup Tsering described the website, Lamton.org, as a ‘New Year’s gift’ for […]

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Tibetan adult education centre concludes another successful year

December 27, 2014 2:59 pm0 comments
Tibetan adult education centre concludes another successful year

By Rigzin Wangchuk* (TibetanReview.net, Dec 26, 2014) – Among the fairly numerous NGOs operating in Dharamshala, India, Tibet World is relatively new and its focus on adult education has made a significant impact on the Tibetan community it serves in a fairly short period of time, according to its director […]

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Exile parliament expresses solidarity with recent Tibet self-immolators

December 26, 2014 5:43 pm0 comments
Exile parliament expresses solidarity with recent Tibet self-immolators

(TibetanReview.net, Dec 26, 2014) – The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on Dec 24 expressed condolences for and solidarity with Sangye Khar, 34, Tsephe Kyi, 19, and Ven Kelsang Yeshi, 32, who had carried out protest self-immolations in Chinese ruled Tibet over the past eight days. It repeated its call on China to […]

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Chief Minister inaugurates Himalayan festival on Dalai Lama Nobel anniversary

December 12, 2014 2:03 pm0 comments
Chief Minister inaugurates Himalayan festival on Dalai Lama Nobel anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2014) – The 25th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on the Dalai Lama was marked by the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, on Dec 10 with Chief Minister Mr Virbhadra Singh of Himachal Pradesh inaugurating a Himalayan International Festival. Thousands of people gathered […]

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Sikyong heads for N America to complete visit to Tibetan communities

November 20, 2014 1:44 pm0 comments
Sikyong heads for N America to complete visit to Tibetan communities

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2014) – The head of the exiled Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay is visiting eight cities in Canada from Nov 21 to Dec 5 to address the Tibetan communities there and, in the USA, also to meet with congressmen and others, said the exile administration on […]

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Telo Rinpoche is new Dalai Lama representative in Moscow

October 26, 2014 2:07 pm0 comments
Telo Rinpoche is new Dalai Lama representative in Moscow

(TibetanReview.net, Oct26, 2014) –  The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala has appointed Telo Tulku Rinpoche as the Honorary, new Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the Tibet Culture & Information Centre (Office of Tibet) in Moscow, Russia. He is the spiritual head of the Buddhist community in the […]

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