Monks complete cross-India march for Tibet

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(TibetanReview.net, Sep29, 2011) Eleven monks of Gaden Jhangtse monastery at the Tibetan settlement of Mundgod, south India, completed at Dharamsala on Sep 23 a 20-day march from the city of Pune. They passed through six major Indian cities, in each of which they staged hunger-strikes to highlight the tragic human […]

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China promises more aid to Nepal, assured check on Tibetans

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(TibetanReview.net, Aug18, 2011) With Tibet high on agenda and reportedly invited by Nepal’s government, a delegation of 60 Chinese leaders led by Politburo Standing Committee member Mr Zhou Yongkang landed on Nepal’s capital Kathmandu on Aug 16. At least five ministers, security experts and top officials assigned to look after […]

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Tibetan independence advocates meet in Zurich

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(TibetanReview.net, Jul28, 2011) A meeting on the “essential aims and goals of restoring independence of Tibet” was held in Zurich on Jul 23-24, organized by the Tibetan Youth Congress and hosted by the Swiss-based Tibetan Youth Association Europe. It was meant to be part of a series of preliminary conferences […]

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Tibetan Dy Speaker attends Italian party meet

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(TibetanReview.net, Jul28, 2011) Deputy Speaker Ven Khenpo Sonam Tenphel of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile joined top Italian politicians in a meeting of the country’s Nonviolent Radical Party, Transnational and Transparty General Council, which was held in Tunis from Jul 22 to 24. The 82 delegates discussed issues of democracy, non-violence and […]

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Tibet highlighted at Moscow event Jun 19-26

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(TibetanReview.net, Jun29, 2011) With the participation of seven monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery in South India, the Moscow State Museum organized Tibet Days from Jun 19 to 26. The event featured talks, including by the Dalai Lama’s Representative to Russia & CIS, Mr Nawang Rabgyal, on Buddhism, art and culture; […]

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Gere promotes Tibetan cause with photo exhibition in Seoul

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(TibetanReview.net, Jun24, 2011) Hollywood star Richard Gere on Jun 22 expressed concern at the torture and killing in Tibet during a visit to South Korea to promote an exhibition of photos he had taken in the Chinese occupied Himalayan territory, according to agency reports Jun 22. “I think it’s impossible […]

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UN urges Nepal to register Tibetan refugees

April 19, 2014 4:07 am0 comments

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12, 2014) – Reviewing the country’s compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), a key component of the global bill of rights, the UN Human Rights Committee on Apr 10 urged Nepal to register long staying Tibetans and to ensure that all Tibetans who may […]

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