Petitioner to appeal for reinstatement of Tibet genocide cases in Spain

July 20, 2014 9:40 am0 comments
Petitioner to appeal for reinstatement of Tibet genocide cases in Spain

(TibetanReview.net, Jul19, 2014) –The main petitioner in the Tibet genocide lawsuits against five retired leaders of China, including two former presidents, has vowed to appeal a Jun 23 High Court ruling which upheld by a 9-7 vote a parliamentary annulment of those cases. Calling the National Court’s decision a result […]

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US Congressman again asks China to open up Tibet

July 18, 2014 4:20 pm0 comments
US Congressman again asks China to open up Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18, 2014) –US Congressman Joe Pitts has on Jul 15 called on China to live up to its oft repeated claim that Tibet is open to all visitors from abroad. “This is a matter of basic fairness and is critical to ensuring that human rights are protected in Tibet,” […]

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Ladakh Muslims host reception for Dalai Lama

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Ladakh Muslims host reception for Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18, 2014) –The Dalai Lama was on Jul 16 accorded a reception by a Muslim group at Leh, capital of the Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. The event was held in the Grand Dragon Hotel by his hosts, the Muslim Co-ordination Committee, Leh. The […]

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Dalai Lama urges realistic, not historical, Tibet solution

July 17, 2014 5:03 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama urges realistic, not historical, Tibet solution

(TibetanReview.net, Jul17, 2014) –Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has on Jul 15 called for a realistic approach for resolving the Sino-Tibetan dispute, contending that using only history to assert one’s position may actually aggravate the situation. Citing the Israeli-Palestinian turmoil as an example, he said the Middle East […]

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Exile Tibetan MPs lobbying for support in new Indian parliament

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Exile Tibetan MPs lobbying for support in new Indian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Jul17, 2014) – A delegation of MPs from the exile Tibetan parliament at Dharamshala, India, is meeting with recently elected Lok Sabha, or Lower House, MPs in the Indian parliament for among other purposes to get them to re-establish the All-Party Indian Parliamentary Forum for Tibet. The delegation had […]

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Tibetans, Tibet groups urge BRICS summit to discuss Tibet

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Tibetans, Tibet groups urge BRICS summit to discuss Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul17, 2014) –India generally never had the leverage or a policy of prioritizing human rights in its diplomatic dealings with China. So also is the case with BRICS, of which China is a part. However, this has not prevented the Tibetan parliament in Exile at Dharamshala, India, and non-governmental […]

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China retracts Nepal’s permit for Tibetan Lama’s cremation

July 14, 2014 5:02 pm0 comments
China retracts Nepal’s permit for Tibetan Lama’s cremation

(TibetanReview.net, Jul14, 2014) –The government of Nepal has denied permission to a Buddhist monastery in Nepal to bring the deceased body of its spiritual head who had passed away overseas for the purpose of performing the last rites because he happens to be Tibetan and China has objected, reported ekantipur.com […]

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US raised Tibet with Chinese foreign policy chief

July 12, 2014 7:21 pm0 comments
US raised Tibet with Chinese foreign policy chief

(TibetanReview.net, Jul12, 2014) –A senior US State Department official has said Jul 10 that Secretary of State John Kerry had raised the issues of Tibet and Dalai Lama during his meeting with Chinese State councilor and Foreign Policy Chief Yang Jiechi in Beijing on Jul 10. Kerry was in Beijing […]

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Dalai Lama stresses non-sectarian Buddhist practices

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Dalai Lama stresses non-sectarian Buddhist practices

(TibetanReview.net, Jul12, 2014) – Continuing his Kalachakra teachings in the Ladakh region of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, beginning Jul 3, the Dalai Lama on Jul 10 told a crowd which had swelled to around 144,000 that those propitiating the controversial spirit Dolgyal should not take part in […]

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Tibetans in India, Nepal cautioned against traveling to Europe for Asylum

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Tibetans in India, Nepal cautioned against traveling to Europe for Asylum

(TibetanReview.net, Jul12, 2014) –The two members representing Tibetans in Europe in the exile Tibetan parliament at Dharamshala, India, have warned other Tibetans to be fully aware of the refugee laws and policies in Switzerland and Belgium, especially in view of the recent changes in them, before travelling there to try […]

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