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Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

November 17, 2017 11:03 pm0 comments
Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – Canada has called on China to allow UN rights officials to visit Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who disappeared into its custody in 1995, at age 6, and has never been seen or heard of ever since. It […]

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Tibet group to be re-established in Norwegian parliament

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Tibet group to be re-established in Norwegian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Nov16, 2017) – Norwegian MPs Ola Elvestuen from the Liberal Party and Petter Eide from the Socialist Left Party have undertaken to re-establish a Parliamentary Support Group for Tibet in their parliament during their meeting in Oslo with the President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, […]

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WEEKLY CARTOON

November 15, 2017 10:26 pm0 comments
WEEKLY CARTOON

Weekly Cartoon from Jamyang Phuntsok

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President ‘Xi Jinping thought’ being sought to be inculcated in people across Tibet

November 14, 2017 11:04 pm0 comments
President ‘Xi Jinping thought’ being sought to be inculcated in people across Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov14, 2017) – Like in urban neighbourhoods, rural villages and other centres across China, lectures to explain and publicize the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held in Beijing over 18-24 Oct had most recently been organized by Party and government officials […]

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

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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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Exile Tibetan leader briefs Danish MPs on Tibet situation

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Exile Tibetan leader briefs Danish MPs on Tibet situation

(TibetanReview.net, Nov12, 2017) – The President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, on Nov 11 had “further meetings” with Danish Parliamentarians belonging to various political parties in Copenhagen, said the CTA on its Tibet.net website Nov 11. The MPs were stated to include Soren […]

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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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Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

November 11, 2017 11:13 pm2 comments
Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2017) – Nearly 200 people including scholars from Han Buddhist monasteries and scholars from religious research institutions as well as representatives from Buddhist institutes and monasteries in Tibet Autonomous Region and Tibetan-inhabited areas in Qinghai, Gansu, Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces took part in the seventh annual Tibetan Buddhist […]

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China’s Panchen says Tibetan Buddhism should adapt to President Xi’s New Era guidance

November 10, 2017 11:06 pm0 comments
China’s Panchen says Tibetan Buddhism should adapt to President Xi’s New Era guidance

(TibetanReview.net, Nov10, 2017) – Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama of Tibet appointed by China to replace the one recognized by the Dalai Lama, has said that the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held in Beijing over Oct 18-24, could benefit Buddhism and called on […]

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Dissatisfaction with service cited as reason for replacing North America Office of Tibet Representative

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Dissatisfaction with service cited as reason for replacing North America Office of Tibet Representative

(TibetanReview.net, Nov10, 2017) – The Kashag (Cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has explained Nov 9 that its Representative at the Office of Tibet in Washington, DC, Mr Penpa Tsering, was replaced due to dissatisfaction with the conduct of his service. Officiating President and Kalon (Minister) Karma Gelek Yuthok […]

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