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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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Arunachal group demands data on, bans against Tibetans in the state

July 14, 2018 1:22 am1 comment
Arunachal group demands data on, bans against Tibetans in the state

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13, 2018) – A group calling itself the Students’ United Movement of All Arunachal (SUMAA) in the northeastern Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh had on Jul 9 submitted a memorandum to the West Kameng district deputy commissioner, demanding that Tibetans living in the state be deprived of any trading […]

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Tibetans forced to learn to sing praise of CPC for its Jul 1 founding day

June 21, 2018 11:41 pm0 comments
Tibetans forced to learn to sing praise of CPC for its Jul 1 founding day

(TibetanReview.net, Jun20, 2018) – China is said to have launched a new campaign of forced patriotic fervour among Tibetans, making them to learn to sing songs in praise of the Communist Party of China (CPC) to be performed during an upcoming national holiday, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jun […]

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Himachal state now grants five MBBS seats to Tibetans

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Himachal state now grants five MBBS seats to Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19, 2018) – The Education Department of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala has announced Jun 18 that the government of Himachal Pradesh had decided to reserve one more MBBS seat in medical colleges in the state for Tibetan students, taking the total to five. Seats in medical […]

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Tibetan wins seat in Canadian provincial assembly election

June 10, 2018 2:30 am0 comments
Tibetan wins seat in Canadian provincial assembly election

(TibetanReview.net, Jun09, 2018) – Bhutila Karpoche has become the first Tibetan to win a seat in a provincial assembly election in Canada, having won from Parkdale-High Park to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario on Jun 7 night. Most of the Tibetan immigrants to Canada live in Toronto city of Ontario. […]

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Tibetan students in Qinghai complain against one-sided bilingual education

June 3, 2018 5:54 pm0 comments
Tibetan students in Qinghai complain against one-sided bilingual education

(TibetanReview.net, Jun03, 2018) – Seeking a proper implementation of Beijing’s so-called bilingual education system in ethnic minority areas, Tibetan students in Tsoshar (Chinese: Haidong) Prefecture of Qinghai Province have asked for the recruitment of more teachers able to teach not just in the officially dictated Mandarin language but also Tibetan, […]

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United States annual report finds Tibetan Buddhists’ situation under Chinese rule ‘very difficult’

May 31, 2018 10:51 pm0 comments
United States annual report finds Tibetan Buddhists’ situation under Chinese rule ‘very difficult’

(TibetanReview.net, May31, 2018) – Tibetan Buddhists continue to be in a very difficult situation under China which remains a “very troubling” country on religious freedom, US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Mr Sam Brownback has said May 29. The occasion was the release of the US state department’s International Religious […]

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Tibetans lift team champions trophy in China national Equestrian event

May 24, 2018 11:30 pm0 comments
Tibetans lift team champions trophy in China national Equestrian event

(TibetanReview.net, May24, 2018) – The equestrian team from Tibet Autonomous Region was crowned the team champions after a fierce competition in the 2018 National Equestrian Eventing Championships held recently in Tianjin, reported China’s online Tibet news service eng.tibet.cn May 23. The report said Tibetan riders Benpa Tsering and Kelsang Phuntsok […]

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Tibetan county bans exile educated monk-teachers unless they pass Beijing loyalty test

May 17, 2018 12:31 am0 comments
Tibetan county bans exile educated monk-teachers unless they pass Beijing loyalty test

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2018) – Tibetan monks “wrongly educated” in monasteries in India are banned from teaching in Lithang County which is now part of China’s Sichuan Province unless they cleared an indoctrination course and test designed to ensure their absolute loyalty to Beijing, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn May 15. The […]

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UN experts question Nepal’s lack of protection for Tibetan refugees

May 16, 2018 11:47 pm0 comments
UN experts question Nepal’s lack of protection for Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2018) – In its Concluding Observations on Nepal’s report, the UN Committee on Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has on May 11 expressed concern on the plight of Tibetan refugees living with little or no protection while calling on the country “to ratify international instruments […]

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