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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State embraces Tibetans as its own at ‘Thank You Himachal’ event

October 17, 2018 12:01 am0 comments
State embraces Tibetans as its own at ‘Thank You Himachal’ event

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16, 2018) – Governor Acharya Devvrat of Himachal Pradesh state said on Oct 15 that India had a culture of “Atithi Devo Bhava” (The manu guest is equivalent to God, a code of conduct for Hindu society) and had never considered the people of Tibet living in the state […]

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CTA President calls on Slovak parliament’s Deputy Speaker

October 13, 2018 12:16 am0 comments
CTA President calls on Slovak parliament’s Deputy Speaker

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Oct 10 called on Deputy Speaker Ms Lucia Duris Nicholsonova of the Slovak Parliament as he arrived in capital Bratislava for his maiden visit to Slovakia. Nicholsonova was stated to have expressed her concerns on […]

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Exile Tibetan election rules amended in hope to minimize provincial friction

September 30, 2018 1:37 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan election rules amended in hope to minimize provincial friction

(TibetanReview.net, Sep29, 2018) – In the hope of minimizing parochial frictions and turbulence rooted in provincial partisanship which marked the last election held in 2016, especially in the case of the Sikyong (President) polls, the Tibetan election rules have been amended to bar non-governmental organizations, including the regional associations and […]

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Exile Tibetan parliament rejects bill to do away with preliminary poll

September 28, 2018 12:04 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament rejects bill to do away with preliminary poll

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27, 2018) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile has on Sep 26 rejected a bill to amend The Charter of the Tibetans in Exile introduced by the Kashag (cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration, seeking to do away with the first-round voting meant to enable the drawing up of […]

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