Exile Tibetan parliament elects new minister

March 24, 2019 2:34 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament elects new minister

(TibetanReview.net, Mar23’19) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile has on Mar 22 elected a new Kalon (Minister) to bring up the strength of ministerial colleagues of the Sikyong to six. Mr Topgyal Tsering Zongkha, currently Secretary of the Kashag Secretariat, has won the election by 21 votes to 18, with […]

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CTA invites Tibetans to join its long-life offering to Dalai Lama

March 19, 2019 11:30 pm0 comments
CTA invites Tibetans to join its long-life offering to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19’19) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala has on Mar 18 invited all Tibetans to make a token contribution towards a Tenshug ceremony for His Holiness the Dalai Lama to be held mid-May. This is an obstacle year for the 84-year-old spiritual leader of Tibet and the […]

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Exile Tibetans set for a third Special General Meeting

March 17, 2019 11:22 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetans set for a third Special General Meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Mar17’19) – The Central Tibetan administration at Dharamsala, India, is to convene its third Special General Meeting of Tibetans since 2008 from Oct 3 to 5 this year. On agenda will be discussions on the CTA’s “Five Fifty Vision” for the Tibetan movement and “the relationship between the lineage […]

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Former Botswana president highlights Tibet issue on its 60th uprising anniversary

March 12, 2019 12:00 am0 comments
Former Botswana president highlights Tibet issue on its 60th uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11’19) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamsala, India, had, for the first time, a former long-term head of state as chief guest at its 60th national uprising anniversary event on Mar 10. Serêtsê Khama Ian Khama, who was the President of landlocked south African Republic of Botswana until […]

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Lawmakers from four countries to join 60th Tibetan uprising anniversary at D’sala

March 10, 2019 12:40 am0 comments
Lawmakers from four countries to join 60th Tibetan uprising anniversary at D’sala

(TibetanReview.net, Mar09’19) – Six lawmakers from four countries have arrived at Dharamsala, India, to take part in the official commemoration by Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) of the 60th anniversary of the Tibetan national uprising day on Mar 10. The group was welcomed to a reception by President Lobsang Sangay of […]

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Exile Tibetan educationists meeting to discuss improvements

February 25, 2019 1:23 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan educationists meeting to discuss improvements

(TibetanReview.net, Feb24’19) – Heads and teachers from schools in India and Nepal run by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and affiliated bodies have gathered in Dharamsala for a three-day, 7th Tibetan General Conference on Education beginning Feb 23. The main agenda of this five-yearly event is to discuss ways to […]

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Tibetans mark 29th anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize for Dalai Lama

December 11, 2018 9:52 pm0 comments
Tibetans mark 29th anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize for Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2018) – The Tibetan Administration in exile at Dharamsala, India, marked the 29th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the Tsuglakhang courtyard on Dec 10. The chief guest was Rajya Sabha MP Pradeep Tamta of the Indian parliament […]

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Claim of a rift between Dalai Lama and exile Tibetan administration head dismissed as mischievous

December 8, 2018 5:07 pm2 comments
Claim of a rift between Dalai Lama and exile Tibetan administration head dismissed as mischievous

(TibetanReview.net, Dec07, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Dec 5 denied a Nov 27 news report claiming that a major Tibetan religious conference scheduled to be held at Dharamsala at November-end had to be postponed indefinitely due to “serious differences between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and […]

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New speaker of exile Tibetan parliament takes charge

December 3, 2018 4:08 pm0 comments
New speaker of exile Tibetan parliament takes charge

(TibetanReview.net, Dec03, 2018) – The currently longest serving member of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, Mr Pema Jungney, has formally taken charge as Speaker after he was administered the oath of office by the Tibetan Chief Justice Commissioner Mr Kargyu Dhondup on Dec 1. He has been a speaker before […]

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Tibetan political party vows continued lobbying for party-based election system

October 20, 2018 1:04 am0 comments
Tibetan political party vows continued lobbying for party-based election system

(TibetanReview.net, Oct19, 2018) – Although parliamentary elections in the exile Tibetan democracy is held mainly on parochial provincial and religious divisions of seats, the National Democratic Party of Tibet (NDPT) has been soliciting votes for candidates it considered to be non-partisan on those sorts of affiliations. However, a recent change […]

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