Deal with Odisha state university to help further Tibetan education

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Deal with Odisha state university to help further Tibetan education

(TibetanReview.net, Jul09, 2014) –The KIIT University in the Indian state of Odisha (Formerly Orissa) and the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) have on Jul 4 signed a Memorandum of Understanding in New Delhi to cooperate in areas of mutual interest in education, heritage, social development, livelihood and skill building, reported odishasuntimes.com […]

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Kalachakra crowd greets Dalai Lama on his 79th birthday

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Kalachakra crowd greets Dalai Lama on his 79th birthday

(TibetanReview.net, Jul08, 2014) –The Dalai Lama on Jul 6 thanked the many people from many regions of the world, including in the Ladakh region of India’s Jammu and Kashmir state where he was giving his 33rd Kalachakra teaching, as well as in other parts of India, Tibet, Mongolia, Russia, Taiwan, […]

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Taiwanese bookstore chain bans Tibet books to open China branches

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Taiwanese bookstore chain bans Tibet books to open China branches

(TibetanReview.net, Jul06, 2014) –In preparation for plans to open branches in Suzhou and Shanghai in 2015, Taiwan-based bookstore chain Eslite has removed from its shelves several books about life and activism in Tibet, reported wantchinatimes.com Jul 4. The report cited Hong Kong’s Apple Daily as reporting Jun 19 that the […]

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Indian leader speaks of renewed Tibet issue approach

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Indian leader speaks of renewed Tibet issue approach

(TibetanReview.net, Jul02, 2014) – A senior leader of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a Hindu religion based grassroots voluntary service organization which is closely associated with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has indicated on Jun 30 that the presence of the head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala […]

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Tibet supporters protest as visiting Chinese Premier dictates terms to Britain

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Tibet supporters protest as visiting Chinese Premier dictates terms to Britain

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19, 2014) –Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s four-day visit to Britain, which focused mainly on signing trade deals worth some £14 billion, was marred by protests by Tibet supporters, Falun Gong followers and others. However, the Chinese embassy in London tried to drown-out their protests by conscripting hundreds of Chinese, […]

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Dalai Lama congratulates India’s new government-elect

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Dalai Lama congratulates India’s new government-elect

(TibetanReview.net, May20, 2014) – The Dalai Lama on May 17 congratulated Mr Narendra Modi for his Bharatiya Janata Party’s “decisive victory” in the general election whose results had been announced the day before. He called India the world’s largest democratic nation and the most stable one in South Asia with […]

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Exile Tibetan administration head visiting Denmark, Norway

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Exile Tibetan administration head visiting Denmark, Norway

(TibetanReview.net, May20, 2014) – The head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamsala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, is visiting Denmark and Norway over May 18-23 to meet with government officials, lawmakers and others, according to an official statement May 19. In Denmark’s capital Copenhagen from May 18 to 20, the […]

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Colombo accused of double standards against Dalai Lama

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Colombo accused of double standards against Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, May19, 2014) – An editorial May 18 on the sundaytimes.lk website of Sri Lanka has accused Colombo of practicing double standards in denying a pilgrimage visit for Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, while the government accuses other countries of doing just that on itself. The editorial comment […]

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Dalai Lama concludes fruitful visit to Frankfurt

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Dalai Lama concludes fruitful visit to Frankfurt

(TibetanReview.net, May18, 2014) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, returned to Dharamsala, India, on May 17 after concluding a tour of Riga (Latvia), Oslo (Norway), Rotterdam and The Hague (Holland), and Frankfurt (Germany) beginning May 4. On the last leg of his tour, the Dalai Lama arrived in […]

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Tibetans protest against Belgium’s unfair asylum decision

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(TibetanReview.net, May17, 2014) – Some 118 people, including 110 Tibetans and 8 Tibet supporters, staged a protest on May 13 in front of the Council for Foreigners Disputes in Belgium’s capital Brussels. The protest targeted Belgium’s change in asylum law in 2013 and its unfair and improper implementation on Tibetan […]

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