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China orders immediate return of Tibetans attending Dalai Lama teachings at Bodh Gaya

January 21, 2018 1:10 am0 comments
China orders immediate return of Tibetans attending Dalai Lama teachings at Bodh Gaya

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20, 2018) – Following media reports that some 2,000 pilgrims from Tibet were among the tens of thousands attending the Dalai Lama’s religious teachings during this month at Bodh Gaya, Buddhism’s most sacred site located in the Indian state of Bihar, Chinese authorities have ordered that such Tibetans return […]

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Exile Tibetan administration launches year-long ‘thank you India’ campaign to mark 60th year of exile

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Exile Tibetan administration launches year-long ‘thank you India’ campaign to mark 60th year of exile

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Jan 18 launched in New Delhi a yearlong ‘Thank You India’ campaign to mark the 60th year of Tibetans’ fleeing of their homeland arrival in India after Chinese occupation. He has announced the launch of […]

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CTA announces 158 job vacancies as it takes over more Tibetan schools from government of India

January 11, 2018 12:00 am1 comment
CTA announces 158 job vacancies as it takes over more Tibetan schools from government of India

(TibetanReview.net, Jan10, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has announced 158 vacancies for teaching and other posts in eight schools it is to complete the process of taking over from the Central Tibetan Schools Administration (CTSA) of India’s Ministry of Human Resources by the end of […]

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China alleged to recruit ‘disgruntled’ Tibetan refugees in India to spy for money

January 8, 2018 1:12 am0 comments
China alleged to recruit ‘disgruntled’ Tibetan refugees in India to spy for money

(TibetanReview.net, Jan07, 2018) – India’s Intelligence Bureau (IB) was reported to have issued a string of alerts warning that Tibetan refugees settled in northeast of the country were being approached by China to provide strategic information about the area. However, there are no names and detainees, and neither any indication […]

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India relaxes norms for Tibetans’ residence permit and overseas travels

December 21, 2017 10:23 pm1 comment
India relaxes norms for Tibetans’ residence permit and overseas travels

(TibetanReview.net, Dec21, 2017) – The government of India has announced on Dec 7 a certain relaxation of norms for the stay and overseas travel of Tibetans residing in the country. This was stated in a circular issued by the Foreigners Division of India’s Ministry of Home Affairs in the form […]

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India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

December 11, 2017 3:25 am0 comments
India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2017) – A number of Tibetan “refugees” have applied to surrender their Indian passport in order not to lose their Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) privileges, according to a hindustantimes.com report Dec 9. The report cited government officials as saying around 30 requests had already been received for cancellation […]

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

By NgawangTenpa The internal squabble between the two the arguably most prominent members within the community of the Central Tibetan Administration has seen numerous exchanges of ‘cheap shots’ between them. Though after the 2016 election, PenpaTseing (Former Speaker of the TPIE) has no longer been a lingering voice in the […]

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Disgruntled local business owners incite hatred towards Tibetan winter hawkers

December 7, 2017 7:42 am0 comments
Disgruntled local business owners incite hatred towards Tibetan winter hawkers

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2017) – A group of Tibetans holding their annual winter market to sell warm clothing in the Indian city of Gwalior in the state of Madhya Pradesh have been subjected to harassment by a gang of local Indian business owners and their friends on Dec 1, arrogating to […]

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Trio gets life sentence for Oct 2015 Dharamshala murder of a Tibetan youth

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Trio gets life sentence for Oct 2015 Dharamshala murder of a Tibetan youth

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2017) – Three local Indian youths were given life sentence on Dec 1 by the Sessions judge Sharad Kumar Lagwal of the Kangra District and Sessions Court, over two year after they murdered a Tibetan youth in Mcleod Ganj town, Dharamshala. The victim had objected to the assailants’ […]

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WHAT’S LEFT BEHIND

December 1, 2017 12:29 pm0 comments
WHAT’S LEFT BEHIND

By Mark Austin* Two More Years by Tendar Tsering Paperback (2017) Price: $6.99 Leave your occupied country, and your family, for an outside chance at a better life. Know that in doing so you will see neither again for many years—if ever. Or stay, and see your whole life stretch ahead […]

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