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Dalai Lama in first discussion with Chinese scientists

November 4, 2018 12:49 am0 comments
Dalai Lama in first discussion with Chinese scientists

(TibetanReview.net, Nov03, 2018) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Nov 1 began a three-day dialogue with ethnic Chinese scientists at his Thekchen Choling residence in Dharamshala. The nine visitors were stated to be mostly Physicists from Taiwan, including Nobel Laureate Professor Yuan Tseh Lee. There was obviously […]

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Exile Tibetan leaders’ participation prompts Chinese withdrawal from Madrid trade expo

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Exile Tibetan leaders’ participation prompts Chinese withdrawal from Madrid trade expo

(TibetanReview.net, Nov03, 2018) – Participants from China at a major trade expo in Spain’s capital Madrid withdrew in protest on Nov 1 after they failed to pressure the organizers to disinvite President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and member of the exile Tibetan parliament Ven. Thupten Wangchen […]

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Karmapa awaits Indian visa for this month’s religious meet in Dharamshala

November 3, 2018 6:22 am1 comment
Karmapa awaits Indian visa for this month’s religious meet in Dharamshala

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2018) – The Karmapa has cited difficulties presented by the government-of-India-issued Identity Certificate (IC) at airports, including even lack of acceptability, to explain why he had to acquire a Commonwealth of Dominica passport. IC is the document the government of India issues to Tibetans living in the country […]

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MPs from Chile call on Dalai Lama

October 31, 2018 11:20 pm0 comments
MPs from Chile call on Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Oct31, 2018) – A delegation of eight members from the South American country of Chile, including four MPs, has on Oct 30 called on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his Thekchen Choling residence in Dharamshala, India. The delegation was led by Deputy Vlado Mirosevic Verdego from […]

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Karmapa’s November visit to Dharamshala seen as uncertain

October 29, 2018 4:59 am0 comments
Karmapa’s November visit to Dharamshala seen as uncertain

(TibetanReview.net, Oct28, 2018) – Conflicting reports cast doubts on whether the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje will be able to travel to Dharamsala, India, next month to take part in a meeting of Tibet’s top religious figures. Tibet’s spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, is seen as being likely to discuss […]

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Dalai Lama holds dialogue with peace youths from 14 countries

October 26, 2018 12:12 am0 comments
Dalai Lama holds dialogue with peace youths from 14 countries

(TibetanReview.net, Oct25, 2018) – The Dalai Lama has on Oct 24 met with 28 youth peace builders from 14 countries that are deeply hit by conflict at his residence in Dharamshala, India. This was the third of an annual dialogue series he has been carrying on with a group called […]

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Tibetan political party vows continued lobbying for party-based election system

October 20, 2018 1:04 am0 comments
Tibetan political party vows continued lobbying for party-based election system

(TibetanReview.net, Oct19, 2018) – Although parliamentary elections in the exile Tibetan democracy is held mainly on parochial provincial and religious divisions of seats, the National Democratic Party of Tibet (NDPT) has been soliciting votes for candidates it considered to be non-partisan on those sorts of affiliations. However, a recent change […]

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State embraces Tibetans as its own at ‘Thank You Himachal’ event

October 17, 2018 12:01 am0 comments
State embraces Tibetans as its own at ‘Thank You Himachal’ event

(TibetanReview.net, Oct16, 2018) – Governor Acharya Devvrat of Himachal Pradesh state said on Oct 15 that India had a culture of “Atithi Devo Bhava” (The manu guest is equivalent to God, a code of conduct for Hindu society) and had never considered the people of Tibet living in the state […]

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Exile Tibetan election rules amended in hope to minimize provincial friction

September 30, 2018 1:37 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan election rules amended in hope to minimize provincial friction

(TibetanReview.net, Sep29, 2018) – In the hope of minimizing parochial frictions and turbulence rooted in provincial partisanship which marked the last election held in 2016, especially in the case of the Sikyong (President) polls, the Tibetan election rules have been amended to bar non-governmental organizations, including the regional associations and […]

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CTA begins meet to discuss its resilience for next 50 years

September 16, 2018 5:49 am0 comments
CTA begins meet to discuss its resilience for next 50 years

(TibetanReview.net, Sep15, 2018) – A third round since last year of what is called the Five-Fifty Forum of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has kicked off at Dharamshala, India, on Sep 13 with the participation of Tibetan representatives as well as outside experts. The forum takes place under the theme […]

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