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Tibetan children in India to be registered as foreigners, for residence permit

February 19, 2019 1:07 pm0 comments
Tibetan children in India to be registered as foreigners, for residence permit

(TibetanReview.net, Feb18’19) – A new directive issued by the government of India and circulated by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) requires all Tibetan children born or living in the country to register themselves as foreigners irrespective of age. This is a change from the previous practice under which such registration […]

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China criticized for banning Tibetan children from learning their own language

February 1, 2019 1:30 am0 comments
China criticized for banning Tibetan children from learning their own language

(TibetanReview.net, Jan31’19) – What is wrong with Tibetan children being taught their own language by monks in monasteries in free classes during school holiday? Well, it amounts to “ideological infiltration among the young” and is “dangerous” and “harmful”, according to the Chinese government, which has banned it, said New York-based […]

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Steep increase in penalty for Tibetans failing to renew their Indian stay permit

January 22, 2019 3:47 am0 comments
Steep increase in penalty for Tibetans failing to renew their Indian stay permit

(TibetanReview.net, Jan21’19) – Tibetans registered as foreigners in India, even if they may otherwise be citizens by birth, are required to pay penalty amounts applicable to those who overstay their visas if they fail to renew their Registration Certificate (RC) on time, according to an advisory issued by the Central […]

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China touts success in preventing undocumented Tibet-border crossings

January 19, 2019 1:40 am0 comments
China touts success in preventing undocumented Tibet-border crossings

(TibetanReview.net, Jan18’19) – China said Jan 17 that it launched a stringent drive in Jul 2018 to crack down on illegal entry to and exit from Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), resulting in a 79-percent decrease in the number of cases compared with the first half of the year. Responding to […]

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Protecting Tibetan Women’s Rights in the Age of Social Media

January 17, 2019 1:52 am0 comments
Protecting Tibetan Women’s Rights in the Age of Social Media

-By Dhardon Sharling & Tenzin Palkyi* A few weeks ago, a man named Mila Rangzen released a video publicly attacking the character and reputation of eight women, most of whom were or are working for the Central Tibetan Administration. Under the pretext of launching a Tibetan #MeToo Movement, this YouTube video […]

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Tibetans in Gansu protest broken promise of help for culling their livestock

October 21, 2018 12:46 am0 comments
Tibetans in Gansu protest broken promise of help for culling their livestock

(TibetanReview.net, Oct20, 2018) – While China’s central government speaks of achieving big strides in eliminating poverty, with a record number of 85 counties taken of the list most recently, its local governments in Tibet appear to be busy creating poverty. Dozens of Tibetans living in what is now part of […]

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Tibetans in India no longer need to visit FRRO for Exit Permit, Return Visa

October 7, 2018 12:41 am0 comments
Tibetans in India no longer need to visit FRRO for Exit Permit, Return Visa

(TibetanReview.net, Oct06, 2018) – Tibetans registered as foreigners in Indian no longer need to visit their concerned Foreigners Regional Registration Office (FRRO) for the purposes of obtaining an Exit Permit and a Return Visa for their travels abroad. All they need to do is to register online by creating a […]

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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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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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UN ask China to right its wrong Tibetan, Uyghur, and Mongol ethnic policy

September 1, 2018 10:47 pm0 comments
UN ask China to right its wrong Tibetan, Uyghur, and Mongol ethnic policy

(TibetanReview.net, Sep01, 2018) – Not impressed by China’s patently false and tall claims about its treatment of Tibetans, Uyghurs and Mongols while responding to questions on its report on the implementation of the United Nations convention on the elimination of racial discrimination, concerned experts in Geneva of the world body […]

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