Exile Tibetans urged to register for 2021 gubernatorial elections

August 22, 2020 10:06 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetans urged to register for 2021 gubernatorial elections

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22’20) – The election commission of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Aug 21 called on all eligible exile Tibetans to register as voters from Sep 1 to Oct 15 for the 2021 general elections. On agenda are the elections of the Sikyong, the executive head of the […]

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Covid-19 forces postponement of exile Tibetan parliament’s September session

August 17, 2020 9:20 pm0 comments
Covid-19 forces postponement of exile Tibetan parliament’s September session

(TibetanReview.net, Aug17’20) – The 10th session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament in Exile slated to be held next month has been postponed to Mar 2021due to the chaos and uncertainty created by the continuing spread of the Covid-19 global pandemic. The decision also means reprieve for all members of the […]

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Dolma Gyari joins growing list of unofficial Sikyong election candidates

August 15, 2020 10:45 pm0 comments
Dolma Gyari joins growing list of unofficial Sikyong election candidates

(TibetanReview.net, Aug15’20) – Kasur Gyari Dolma, a former minister in the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) as well as a former deputy speaker of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, has announced Aug 14 that she is seeking election as the Sikyong (the executive head) of the CTA for which polling will […]

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Exile Tibetan elections process begins with two additional commissioners sworn in

August 3, 2020 10:17 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan elections process begins with two additional commissioners sworn in

(TibetanReview.net, Aug03’20) – The process for the election of the Sikyong and the 17th Tibetan Parliament in Exile in 2021 was launched on Aug 3 with the newly nominated Additional Election Commissioners Geshema Delek Wangmo and Mr Sonam Gyaltsen being sworn in by Chief Justice Commissioner Mr Sonam Norbu Dagpo […]

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Tibetans stranded outside Dharamsala again asked to stay put

May 16, 2020 12:27 am0 comments
Tibetans stranded outside Dharamsala again asked to stay put

(TibetanReview.net, May15’20) – As tens of thousands of stranded Indians return to their homes in Himachal Pradesh with the state government’s permission and facilitation, the Central Tibetan Administration has on May 14 again called on Tibetan residents of Dharamsala in similar straitened situation to stay put rather than returning home […]

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Exile Tibetan administration to hold pray service for Tibetan Covid-19 patients

May 4, 2020 1:14 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan administration to hold pray service for Tibetan Covid-19 patients

(TibetanReview.net, May03’20) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) is organizing a prayer service for those infected with the Chinese originated Covid-19 pandemic and has on May 2 invited bereaved families and others to provide names and other details for the purpose to its Department of Religion and Culture. “As over […]

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