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Britain to look to help Tibetan cultural preservation after parliamentary query

May 3, 2019 4:44 pm0 comments
Britain to look to help Tibetan cultural preservation after parliamentary query

(TibetanReview.net, May03’19) – Britain’s Secretary of State for International Development has on May 1 undertaken to seek ways to support the culture and heritage of the Tibetan people after the issue was raised in the House of Commons by Rt Hon Tim Loughton, who is Co-Chair of All Party Parliamentary […]

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Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

May 1, 2019 11:58 pm0 comments
Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – Fines on Tibetans who fail to renew their permit to reside in India in a timely manner have been rationalized and it is also no longer cited in United States dollars. The government of India requires all Tibetans living in the country to register themselves as foreigners […]

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China bans new enrolments at famed Tibetan Buddhist learning centre

April 23, 2019 3:17 am0 comments
China bans new enrolments at famed Tibetan Buddhist learning centre

(TibetanReview.net, Apr21’19) – China has imposed new entry and exit controls on the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan Province and issued an order banning new enrolments there, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Apr 19, citing local sources. It is not clear whether […]

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Relatively recent arrivals from Tibet get new village in Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement

April 13, 2019 12:49 am0 comments
Relatively recent arrivals from Tibet get new village in Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12’19) – A new village of 80 houses for accommodating relatively newly arrived refugees from Tibet was inaugurated on Apr 10 at the Bylakuppe Tibetan settlement in Karnataka state, India. The inauguration was made by Home Secretary Mr Wangdu Tsering Pesur of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA). Five senior […]

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Jobless growth in India: Implication for Tibetans in exile

March 29, 2019 4:16 am0 comments
Jobless growth in India: Implication for Tibetans in exile

Tashi Phuntsok* questions the lack of discussion of the serious problem of unemployment in the exiled Tibetan community in South Asia and discusses the issue in the context of India’s ongoing new attempts to overcome the problem of poverty. (TibetanReview.net, Mar28’19) – A great debate has once again begun about […]

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US speaks of Nepal’s promise to protect Tibetan refugees

March 21, 2019 3:41 am0 comments
US speaks of Nepal’s promise to protect Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, Mar20’19) – The US has reminded Nepal Mar 19 that it had assured in Dec 2018 to continue to protect the rights of the Tibetan refugees living in the country, meaning, basically, that those escaping from Tibet will not be sent back. “Recognising your own experience as a political […]

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Nepal compiling data on Tibetan refugees to detect new arrivals

February 28, 2019 10:25 am0 comments
Nepal compiling data on Tibetan refugees to detect new arrivals

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27’19) – Nepal has started compiling data on Tibetan refugees living in the country not with any view to register them but to be able to check them online to ensure that their number, estimated to be around 14,000, not do increase further with new arrivals, according to a […]

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

February 19, 2019 1:07 pm0 comments
All 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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