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Dalai Lama to teach at Bodh Gaya in Jan’17

November 17, 2017 10:47 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama to teach at Bodh Gaya in Jan’17

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – The Dalai Lama is to visit Buddhism’s holiest site of Bodhgaya for 50 days beginning Dec 26, and give religious teachings from Jan 5 to 7 and again from Jan 14 to 16 on the Kalachakra Ground. Monks, nuns, foreigners and Indian devotees are required to […]

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Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

November 14, 2017 5:47 am0 comments
Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

(TibetanReview.net, Nov13, 2017) – A railway line linking Chinese ruled Tibet with Nepal has begun taking concrete shape with the two sides having concluded a preliminary study. The cross-border 100-km railway will connect Kathmandu and Tibet’s border town of Kerung (Tibetan: Kyirong or Kyidrong), reported Nepal’s myrepublica.com Nov 11. A […]

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President Xi’s ‘new era’ theory will not help the Tibetans

November 12, 2017 10:43 am0 comments
President Xi’s ‘new era’ theory will not help the Tibetans

In this exclusive interview with Tibetan Review’s Managing Editor Gelek Namgyal, Claude Arpi, a regular commentator on Tibet, China, India and Indo-French relations issues and author of ‘1962 and the McMahon Line Saga’, ‘Tibet: The Lost Frontier’ and ‘Dharamshala and Beijing: the Negotiations that Never Were,’ dwells on what Chinese […]

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India asserts its leaders’ right to visit Arunachal ahead of discussing border crisis control with China

November 11, 2017 11:02 pm0 comments
India asserts its leaders’ right to visit Arunachal ahead of discussing border crisis control with China

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2017) – India has on Nov 9 rejected China’s objection to its Defence Minister Ms Nirmala Sitharaman’s visit to the northeastern border state of Arunachal Pradesh, which Beijing insists is part of what it calls south Tibet. The state is an integral part of the country and Indian […]

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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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China objects to Indian defence minister’s border state visit

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China objects to Indian defence minister’s border state visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2017) – China on Nov 6 expressed objection over the fact that India’s Defence Minister, Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, had visited Arunachal Pradesh, which it claims is part of South Tibet and therefore part of Chinese territory. The visit would complicate efforts by both sides to maintain peace along […]

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Over 5000 from 68 countries at Dalai Lama’s teachings at D’shala

September 9, 2015 9:01 pm0 comments
Over 5000 from 68 countries at Dalai Lama’s teachings at D’shala

(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2015) – More than 5000 people from 68 countries are attending four days of religious teachings being given by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at Dharamshala, India, over Sep 7-10. The teachings have been requested by a group belonging to Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and […]

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Nathu La route for Tibet pilgrimage for Indians to open in June

May 18, 2015 11:51 pm0 comments
Nathu La route for Tibet pilgrimage for Indians to open in June

(TibetanReview.net, May18, 2015) – Indian pilgrims to the Kailash-Manasarovar sites in the remote western Tibetan prefecture of Ngari (Chinese: Ali) will be able to travel through the more convenient Nathu La pass in Sikkim from Jun 2015. This is in addition to the existing route through the Lipulekh Pass in […]

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Little seen changing in Sino-India relations after PM Modi’s visit

May 16, 2015 2:14 pm0 comments
Little seen changing in Sino-India relations after PM Modi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2015) – India and China signed on May 15 what was stated to be a record $10 billion agreement on education, railways, mining, and scientific research during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ongoing May 14-16 state visit but the difference between the two sides on the border and Tibet […]

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