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Way cleared for Tibetan citizens of India to apply for passport

September 24, 2018 3:33 am0 comments
Way cleared for Tibetan citizens of India to apply for passport

(TibetanReview.net, Sep23, 2018) – Tibetan citizens of India stuck with their foreigner’s Registration certificate and the travel document called Identity Certificate, both issued by the Indian government, can now surrender these documents at the concerned Regional Passport Office if they wish to apply for Indian passport. Such Tibetans include those […]

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Indian parliament panel feels China avoiding border solution

September 19, 2018 12:31 am1 comment
Indian parliament panel feels China avoiding border solution

(TibetanReview.net, Sep18, 2018) – An India parliamentary panel has suggested that the armies of India and China conclude an overarching “border engagement agreement” since the latter seemed to be interested only to keep the border dispute between the two sides alive, reported the tribuneindia.com Sep 16. “It is difficult for […]

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Steep decline seen in Tibetan ‘refugee’ number in India

September 12, 2018 11:05 pm0 comments
Steep decline seen in Tibetan ‘refugee’ number in India

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2018) – The number of Tibetan ‘refugees’ living in India, always estimated in recent years to be well over 100,000 – in fact, as much as 150,000 – turns out to be likely to be only about 85,000 in reality. According to government’s advisor on Tibet Affairs, Mr […]

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India now sees the Karmapa as future face of Tibetan struggle as it woos him back from US

September 11, 2018 5:22 pm0 comments
India now sees the Karmapa as future face of Tibetan struggle as it woos him back from US

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2018) – The government of India had put the Karmapa under watch at the time of his arrival at Dharmashala on Jan 5, 2000 after escaping from Chinese ruled Tibet because of some “suspicion” but that phase is “over”, reported indianexpress.com Sep 10, citing a top former Indian […]

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With transit protocol, China helps reduce Nepal’s dependence on India

September 10, 2018 10:41 pm0 comments
With transit protocol, China helps reduce Nepal’s dependence on India

(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2018) – China has helped Nepal to reduce its heavy dependence on India for foreign trade and commerce by granting it access to three dry ports or land ports. These are located in Lanzhou, capital of China’s Gansu Province; Lhasa, capital of Tibet; and Xigatse (Shigatse), located in […]

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China boosts its Tibet troops’ combat capability with oxygen therapy etc while India reports a new border intrusion

August 15, 2018 10:40 pm0 comments
China boosts its Tibet troops’ combat capability with oxygen therapy etc while India reports a new border intrusion

(TibetanReview.net, Aug15, 2018) – China said Aug 13 that it had introduced high-pressure oxygen therapy and portable barracks in Tibet to boost the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) combat capability even as Indian media reports said Chinese troops had intruded 400 meters inside Ladakh along the 4,057-km Line of Actual Control […]

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Dalai Lama apologises for controversy over his Nehru-Jinnah remark

August 12, 2018 12:44 am0 comments
Dalai Lama apologises for controversy over his Nehru-Jinnah remark

(TibetanReview.net, Aug11, 2018) – Following a rebuttal by Congress leader Manish Tiwari and some historians, Tibet’s exile spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has expressed apology for his Aug 8 remark in an interaction with students in Goa that Jawaharlal Nehru could have avoided India’s partition by listening to Mahatma Gandhi […]

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Exile MPs met with 58 Indian lawmakers in Tibet advocacy campaign

August 5, 2018 10:30 am0 comments
Exile MPs met with 58 Indian lawmakers in Tibet advocacy campaign

(TibetanReview.net, Aug04, 2018) – A delegation of three members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile has concluded on Aug 1 a campaign to lobby for support for the Tibet issue, especially for the exile Tibetan administration’s middle way goal, during the ongoing monsoon session of the Indian parliament in New […]

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Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

August 4, 2018 1:06 am1 comment
Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

(TibetanReview.net, Aug03, 2018) – In what has been presented as an easing of the rules for Tibetans in India wishing to travel abroad, the government of India is said to have done away with the process for stamping their travel document, known as the IC (Identity certificate), with Nori (“… […]

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Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

August 3, 2018 12:46 am0 comments
Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

(TibetanReview.net, Aug02, 2018) – The government of Nepal has halted a decision to send to India eight Tibetan refugees who had either crossed from the Tibet border illegally or otherwise overstayed their visas and did not want to go back under Chinese rule, reported thehimalayantimes.com Jul 30. Nepal had reached […]

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