Over 100 Tibetans held as Chinese president visits India

September 19, 2014 2:11 pm0 comments
Over 100 Tibetans held as Chinese president visits India

(TibetanReview.net, Sep19, 2014) – Police in the Indian cities of Ahmedabad and Delhi detained a total of more than 100 Tibetans, most of them students, over Sep 17-18 in connection with the visit of the Chinese President Mr Xi Jinping, according to newspaper reports. The single largest number of detentions […]

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Tibetan students in Ahmedabad rounded up ahead of Xi’s visit

September 18, 2014 5:54 pm0 comments
Tibetan students in Ahmedabad rounded up ahead of Xi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Sep18, 2014) – Scores of pro-Tibet activists staged a demonstration outside the Chinese embassy in New Delhi on Sep 17 ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s arrival in India for a three-day visit while Tibetans residing or studying in Gujarat state’s Ahmedabad city, where he was to land, were […]

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Fourteen Nobel Peace laureates press President Zuma for Dalai Lama visa

September 17, 2014 5:40 pm0 comments
Fourteen Nobel Peace laureates press President Zuma for Dalai Lama visa

(TibetanReview.net, Sep17, 2014) – Fourteen Nobel Peace laureates have come together to pen an appeal to President Jacob Zuma, asking him to guarantee the Dalai Lama a visa to South Africa, after the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader was forced to abandon a trip to the country for the third successive […]

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Tibetan parliament-in-exile opens session, urges China to resolve Tibet

September 15, 2014 12:33 am0 comments
Tibetan parliament-in-exile opens session, urges China to resolve Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2014) – The 8th biannual session of the 15th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile at Dharamshala, India, opened on Sep 12 with the main agenda of discussing the annual reports of the seven departments of the exile Tibetan administration. The session will continued till Sep 24 and is being webcast live […]

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‘Last Dalai Lama’ report described as misleading

September 12, 2014 12:45 pm0 comments
‘Last Dalai Lama’ report described as misleading

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2014) – A report in the Sep 7 edition of the German newspaper Welt am Sonntag which had Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader saying in an interview that he would be the last Dalai Lama, that there was no need for a successor, has been described as misleading. What […]

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Exile Tibetan MPs conclude Australia tour

September 11, 2014 2:54 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan MPs conclude Australia tour

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2014) – Four members of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exiled led by Speaker Penpa Tsering visited Australia to speak about the exile Tibetan administration’s middle way approach of seeking autonomy for Tibet under Chinese rule among Tibetans and the Australian public, government leaders, lawmakers, and others from Aug 23 to […]

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Dalai Lama says no more Dalai Lamas

September 9, 2014 12:31 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama says no more Dalai Lamas

(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2014) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader has been reported as saying Sep 7 that he should be the last Dalai Lama, thereby potentially denying China the opportunity to manipulate the most powerful institution for rallying the Tibetan people after he is no more. Previously the Dalai Lama has […]

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Cape Town mayor calls her gov’t disingenuous on Dalai Lama visa issue

September 8, 2014 9:37 pm0 comments
Cape Town mayor calls her gov’t disingenuous on Dalai Lama visa issue

(TibetanReview.net, Sep08, 2014) – Despite having adopted an official position that the application for a visa for Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, to attend the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates to be held in Cape Town from Oct 13 to 15, was still under process, the […]

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China highly appreciates South Africa’s visa snub to Dalai Lama

September 6, 2014 11:23 pm0 comments
China highly appreciates South Africa’s visa snub to Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Sep06, 2014) – China has expressed high appreciation to South Africa for its reported decision to deny visa to Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, although the latter has said the application was still under process. The 1989 Nobel Peace laureate needs the visa to attend the 14th […]

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Conflicting reports confound South African visa decision on Dalai Lama

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Conflicting reports confound South African visa decision on Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Sep06, 2014) – While the Dalai Lama’s South Africa representative has said Sep 4 that the country’s International Relations and Cooperation Department had phoned her to say the exile spiritual leader of Tibet’s visa application had been denied in order to avoid offending China, the department’s spokesman has been […]

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