Tibet festival honours Dalai Lama at New Delhi’s cultural hub

December 14, 2014 2:08 pm0 comments
Tibet festival honours Dalai Lama at New Delhi’s cultural hub

(TibetanReview.net, Dec14, 2014) – A five-day Festival of Tibet opened at Dilli Haat in New Delhi, India, on Dec 10, the 25th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on the Dalai Lama. The festival, co-sponsored by Karnataka State Tourism Board and the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at […]

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French city honors exile Tibetan leader with Town Hall flag

December 7, 2014 3:08 pm0 comments
French city honors exile Tibetan leader with Town Hall flag

(TibetanReview.net, Dec07, 2014) – The French community of Begles in the Gironde department in the suburb of Bordeaux city on Dec 5 honored the visit of the head of the India-based exile Tibetan administration’s Department of Information and International Relations, Ms Dicki Chhoyang, by flying the Tibetan national flag from its […]

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Germany frustrated in rights dialogue with China

December 6, 2014 11:55 pm0 comments
Germany frustrated in rights dialogue with China

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2014) – Germany’s top official for bilateral human rights talks with China has on Dec 4 expressed frustration with lack of progress while his Chinese counterpart has maintained that disagreements were perfectly normal, reported the German news agency DPA Dec 4. Their comments followed the latest round of […]

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Letter from Tibet cautions UN rights chief against China deceptions

November 27, 2014 4:43 pm0 comments
Letter from Tibet cautions UN rights chief against China deceptions

(TibetanReview.net, Nov27, 2014) – A group of 20 writers, educators, and former political prisoners in Chinese ruled Tibet have asked the UN Human Rights Commissioner Mr Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein not to fall prey to Chinese government machinations in case he is able to realize his desire to visit the […]

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India clears Karmapa of foreign exchange violations charge

November 26, 2014 2:24 pm0 comments
India clears Karmapa of foreign exchange violations charge

(TibetanReview.net, Nov26, 2014) – India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) has on Nov 24 cleared prominent Tibetan spiritual leader, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, of foreign exchange violations charge but charged his director of finance, Mr Thupten Sherab, with violations under the country’s Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA), reported indianexpress.com Nov […]

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Barley facilitated Tibetan Plateau settlement 3,600 years ago

November 24, 2014 8:57 pm0 comments
Barley facilitated Tibetan Plateau settlement 3,600 years ago

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24, 2014) – Humans had set foot on the Tibetan Plateau as early as 20,000 years ago and semi-permanently lived there some 5,200 ago, but fully settled on it as farmers only 3,600 years ago, according to a recent research led by Martin Jones from Cambridge University’s Department of […]

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United States announces $3.2 million aid to strengthen healthcare for exile Tibetans

November 20, 2014 4:44 pm0 comments
United States announces $3.2 million aid to strengthen healthcare for exile Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2014) – Ms Sarah Sewall, the US Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights, has announced a $3.2 million aid for a Health System Capacity Strengthening Project for Tibetan refugees in India and Nepal during her visit to Dharamshala, India, the seat of the […]

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India explains rehabilitation policy to exile Tibetan officials

November 19, 2014 11:26 pm0 comments
India explains rehabilitation policy to exile Tibetan officials

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2014) – More than 125 officials of the exile Tibetan administration attended on Nov 17 a workshop meant to apprise them about the contents of the seven-page “The Tibetan Rehabilitation Policy – 2014” that the government of India had recently finalized. It was organized by India’s Ministry of […]

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Internet virus attack targets G20 Tibet protesters

November 17, 2014 4:38 pm0 comments
Internet virus attack targets G20 Tibet protesters

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2014) – Cyber criminals have unleashed a virus designed to take control of computers of Tibet campaigners and their email contacts during the G20 summit being held in the Australian city of Brisbane over Nov 15-16, reported smh.com.au Nov 16. The virus, embedded in a malicious email attachment, […]

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Shugden protesters criticized for advancing China’s agenda on Tibet

November 2, 2014 4:43 pm0 comments
Shugden protesters criticized for advancing China’s agenda on Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2014) – Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) has on Oct 31 accused members of the “International Shugden Community” of causing great damage to the broader Tibetan issue by trying to undermining the work of the Dalai Lama. Community members, mostly Western followers of some Tibetan Buddhist teachers, […]

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