Dalai Lama makes global launch of Social, Emotional and Ethical learning programme

April 7, 2019 1:46 am0 comments
Dalai Lama makes global launch of Social, Emotional and Ethical learning programme

(TibetanReview.net, Apr06’19) – The Dalai Lama has on Apr 4 presided over the media launch of a programme called Social, Emotional and Ethical (SEE) Learning in New Delhi. It was inspired by the exiled spiritual leader of Tibet and jointly launched by Emory University (USA) in collaboration with the Dalai […]

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Apex exile Tibetan court explains why it can’t administer oath to newly ‘elected’ minister

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Apex exile Tibetan court explains why it can’t administer oath to newly ‘elected’ minister

(TibetanReview.net, Apr06’19) – Should the requirement of “not less than 50 percent of the votes” be determined on the basis of the total number of members present or on the basis of the total number of votes won by a candidate to determine whether he should be declared elected or […]

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Tibet among issues, cases raised during 37th EU-China rights dialogue

April 6, 2019 5:53 am0 comments
Tibet among issues, cases raised during 37th EU-China rights dialogue

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05’19) – Amid persistent skepticisms about it role in improving the ground situation in the People’s Republic of China, the 37th round of the EU-China Human Rights Dialogue was held in Brussels over Apr 1-2 with the two sides explaining their divergent positions and raising specific issues and cases. […]

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Foreign journalists call for full access to Tibet ahead of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

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Foreign journalists call for full access to Tibet ahead of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05’19) – As the issue of reciprocal access to Tibet gains rising currency in the West, foreign journalists based in China have called for the elimination of restrictions on foreign correspondents traveling to the region by 2021, ahead of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Releasing a position paper, the […]

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Dalai Lama web-streams to overcome barriers of age and politics

April 3, 2019 2:43 am0 comments
Dalai Lama web-streams to overcome barriers of age and politics

(TibetanReview.net, Apr02’19) – The Dalai Lama has taken comfort in modern technology to overcome barriers of age and politics to be able to address his devotees internationally. On Mar 31 he gave teachings which were web-streamed to more than 6,000 devotees in Taiwan. “On the one hand, it is difficult […]

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New exile Tibetan minister’s oath-taking held up over constitutional issue

April 1, 2019 4:58 am0 comments
New exile Tibetan minister’s oath-taking held up over constitutional issue

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31’19) – The exile Tibetans’ apex court was reported to have refused to administer the oath of office to a new Kalon (Minister) for failing to secure “not less than 50 percent of the votes” as mandated by the Charter of Tibetans in Exile. A total of 21 out […]

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Bill Clinton-cofounded India foundation includes CTA in its programme

March 30, 2019 2:07 am0 comments
Bill Clinton-cofounded India foundation includes CTA in its programme

(TibetanReview.net, Mar29’19) – Two fellows from a nonprofit organization working to accelerate social and economic change in India and cofounded by former US President Bill Clinton are to work with the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) for a period of ten months beginning Sep 2019. The CTA said on its Tibet.net […]

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Int’l rights coalition presents its 2019 courage award to formerly jailed Tibetan filmmaker

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Int’l rights coalition presents its 2019 courage award to formerly jailed Tibetan filmmaker

(TibetanReview.net, Mar29’19) – Geneva Summit, a coalition of 25 human rights organizations, has on Mar 27 presented its 2019 Courage Award to amateur Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen, a former political prisoner in Chinese ruled Tibet. The coalition has chosen the Tibetan for the award “for inspiring the world with his […]

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President Xi greeted with Tibetan protest rally in Paris

March 28, 2019 5:04 am0 comments
President Xi greeted with Tibetan protest rally in Paris

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Tibetans and others estimated to range from hundreds to more than a thousand have greeted visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping with a protest rally in the French capital Paris on Mar 24 afternoon, marching with Tibetan flags and carrying placards, calling for freedom in Tibet and the […]

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Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

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Germany’s Tibet uprising anniversary call trashes China’s rights record claims

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Not in the least impressed or otherwise intimidated by China’s relentless and overbearing propaganda push on its record in Tibet, the human rights committee of the German parliament has on Mar 25 made public its call on Beijing to “immediately stop the repression of the Tibetan people […]

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