Exile parliament’s Deputy Speaker announces race for election as Sikyong

March 8, 2020 6:15 am0 comments
Exile parliament’s Deputy Speaker announces race for election as Sikyong

(TibetanReview.net, Mar07’20) – Deputy speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile (TPIE) has said Mar 6 that he too is in the race for election as the Sikyong (President), the top elective post in the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) of the Tibetans in exile. The election is due, alongside […]

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Exile Tibetan administration criticizes Myanmar for calling Tibet ‘inalienable part of China’

January 23, 2020 12:09 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan administration criticizes Myanmar for calling Tibet ‘inalienable part of China’

(TibetanReview.net, Jan22’20) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala has on Jan 21 criticized Myanmar for calling Tibet, along with Taiwan and Xinjiang, “inalienable parts of China” in a joint declaration with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping on Jan 18. Xi was on a two-day visit to sign 33 […]

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Tibetan motorbikes targeted in night arson attacks in Mcleod Ganj

January 22, 2020 9:55 am0 comments
Tibetan motorbikes targeted in night arson attacks in Mcleod Ganj

(TibetanReview.net, Jan21’20) – Four motorbikes belonging to Tibetan residents were seen set on fire in the intervening night of Jan 19-20 as police investigate to find out who the arsonists might be. Two motorbikes belonging to Tibetan residents were said to have been set on fire a few nights earlier […]

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Dolma Gyari announces candidature for 2021 Sikyong election

January 20, 2020 6:05 am0 comments
Dolma Gyari announces candidature for 2021 Sikyong election

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19’20) – Former Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) minister Ms Dolma Gyari has announced Jan 17 that she would stand for election as the Sikyong, the executive head of the CTA, for which voting will be held in 2021. Candidates for the election will be determine after a preliminary poll […]

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Exile Tibetan cabinet regrets its wrongful 2017 dismissal of Washington Representative

December 28, 2019 6:38 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan cabinet regrets its wrongful 2017 dismissal of Washington Representative

(TibetanReview.net, Dec27’19) – The Kashag (cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration has issued an announcement today, expressing regret that the ten-point clarification it had issued on Nov 27, 2017 for dismissing Mr Penpa Tsering as the Representative at the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC, had unintentionally defamed him. This has […]

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Tibetans mark 30th Nobel Peace Award on Dalai Lama

December 12, 2019 8:28 am0 comments
Tibetans mark 30th Nobel Peace Award on Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Dec11’19) – The exile Tibetan administration marked the 30th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on His Holiness the Dalai Lama Dec 10 on the Tsuglakhang courtyard at Mcleod Ganj with Chief Executive Councillor Mr Gyal P Wangyal of Ladakh Autonomous Hill-Development Council as chief guest […]

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Apex exile Tibetan court holds Kashag’s counsel in contempt for trashing defamation judgment

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Apex exile Tibetan court holds Kashag’s counsel in contempt for trashing defamation judgment

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10’19) – As the exile Tibetans’ apex judicial tribunal awaits compliance by the cabinet members of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) with its Oct 14 judgment, ordering apology by Dec 27 to dismissed former Representative at the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC, Mr Penpa Tsering, for citing defamatory grounds […]

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Tibet’s top religious leaders declare Chinese 15th Dalai Lama will be persona non grata

November 29, 2019 1:48 am0 comments
Tibet’s top religious leaders declare Chinese 15th Dalai Lama will be persona non grata

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28’19) – Not that it will sway the Chinese leadership’s resolved to appoint its own figurehead for the position when the time comes, but the heads of the different religious branches of Tibet, who all live in exile, have made it clear Nov 27 that there will be a […]

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OBITUARY: Famed doctor of Tibetan Medicine passes away

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OBITUARY: Famed doctor of Tibetan Medicine passes away

(May 15, 1027 – Nov 26, 2019) (TibetanReview.net, Nov25’19) – Dr Yeshi Dhonden, a doctor of Tibetan Medicine who attracted hordes of patients from across India and abroad and who won a Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian honour, last year has passed away in the early hours of Nov 26 […]

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Kashag gets new deadline to comply with exile Tibetan apex court’s judgment

November 25, 2019 2:34 am0 comments
Kashag gets new deadline to comply with exile Tibetan apex court’s judgment

(TibetanReview.net, Nov24’19) – The Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission at Dharamsala has on Nov 22 ordered the members of the Kashag, the Cabinet of the Central Tibetan Administration, to fully comply with its judgment dated Oct 14 by Dec 27 this year or be liable to face penalties under the relevant […]

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