Post Tagged with: "Election"

Democracy sans political parties and way forward

December 10, 2018 2:25 pm0 comments
Democracy sans political parties and way forward

(TibetanReview.net, Dec09, 2018) – Choenyi Woser* suggests that not only is the exile Tibetan democratic process fundamentally flawed but also that the recent amendment of the electoral law by the Tibetan parliament in exile has made it even more murky. It has been 59 years since Tibetans led by His […]

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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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Exile Tibetan parliament rejects bill to do away with preliminary poll

September 28, 2018 12:04 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament rejects bill to do away with preliminary poll

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27, 2018) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile has on Sep 26 rejected a bill to amend The Charter of the Tibetans in Exile introduced by the Kashag (cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration, seeking to do away with the first-round voting meant to enable the drawing up of […]

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Tibetans opting for Indian citizenship by registering as voters told to surrender their Foreigner’s Registration Certificate

February 12, 2018 11:01 pm0 comments
Tibetans opting for Indian citizenship by registering as voters told to surrender their Foreigner’s Registration Certificate

(TibetanReview.net, Feb11, 2018) – Tibetans living in Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh, which includes Dharamshala, the nerve centre of the exile Tibetan community, who had registered in India’s Electoral Roll have been directed to surrender their Foreigner’s Registration Certificate (RC) as this was incompatible with their new status as citizens. […]

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Small number of Dharamshala Tibetans voting first time for state election

November 9, 2017 1:48 pm0 comments
Small number of Dharamshala Tibetans voting first time for state election

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2017) – Around 1,000 Tibetans in Dharamshala have registered to vote in the five-yearly Himachal Pradesh state Assembly and Government election this year, with the voting taking place on Nov 9,according to media reports. However, it was not clear how many will, or will be able, to vote, […]

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