Dalai Lama addresses Asian democracy conference in New Delhi

March 25, 2015 12:16 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama addresses Asian democracy conference in New Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Mar25, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Mar 23 delivered the inaugural address at a conference on ‘Strengthening Democracy in Asia’ held at the India International Centre, New Delhi. It was held to celebrate the legacy of veteran Indian activist and federal government minister Mr […]

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Himachal government promises more MBBS seats for Tibetans

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Himachal government promises more MBBS seats for Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Mar24, 2015) – The health and revenue minister of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh has on Mar 22 promised to grant more MBBS seats in state medical colleges to Tibetan students and a plot of land for growing medicinal plants for the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute (TMAI), […]

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Report: China brutal in punishing surviving Tibet self-immolators

March 22, 2015 6:12 pm0 comments
Report: China brutal in punishing surviving Tibet self-immolators

(TibetanReview.net, Mar22, 2015) – The few Tibetans who survived after having set themselves on fire in protest against Chinese rule face “extreme physical and psychological suffering”, including amputations, repression and forced disappearance, said Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) in a report Mar 19. The report documents cases of 20 […]

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15 religious organizations in Taiwan seeking a Dalai Lama visit

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15 religious organizations in Taiwan seeking a Dalai Lama visit

(TibetanReview.net, Mar22, 2015) – A delegation of religious representatives from 15 Taiwanese organizations called on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his residence on Mar 16 to present a joint invitation to him to visit their country, reported Taiwan’s CNA news agency. However, when asked whether the Dalai […]

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Dalai Lama interacts with school students, gives discourse in New Delhi

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Dalai Lama interacts with school students, gives discourse in New Delhi

(TibetanReview.net, Mar22, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Mar 20 met with a group 150 students from 18 Delhi schools; a school in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, and the TCV School at Selakui, along with their 20 mentors and 50 teachers, in New Delhi. Later in […]

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Tibet campaigners urge IOC to reject Beijing for 2022 Winter Games

March 21, 2015 1:01 pm0 comments
Tibet campaigners urge IOC to reject Beijing for 2022 Winter Games

(TibetanReview.net, Mar21, 2015) – An international coalition of 175 organizations campaigning for the resolution of the Tibet issue have urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Mar 19 to reject Beijing’s bid to host its 2022 winter Games, reported Reuters Mar 19. However, given the fact that Kazakhstan’s Almaty is […]

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Dalai Lama leads historic conclave with Sri Lankan Buddhists

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Dalai Lama leads historic conclave with Sri Lankan Buddhists

(TibetanReview.net, Mar21, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Mar 19 led a delegation of Tibetan Buddhist monks in a historic two-day conclave with a group of senior monks from Sri Lanka to discuss Vinaya, or monastic discipline, in India’s capital New Delhi. The Sri Lankan delegation […]

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Memorial opened for Tibet self-immolators in Taiwan

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Memorial opened for Tibet self-immolators in Taiwan

(TibetanReview.net, Mar21, 2015) – A civil society group campaigning for an independent Taiwan has on Mar 14 inaugurated a Tibetan Uprising Tower and Martyrs Memorial in Caotun, Nantou, in the middle of the country. The tower was built by the Taiwan Tati Cultural and Educational Foundation in memory of the […]

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Dalai Lama meets with a group of US diplomats

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Dalai Lama meets with a group of US diplomats

(TibetanReview.net, Mar21, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Mar 19 met with a group of US diplomats posted in eight countries and who had gathered in New Delhi for a workshop. He expressed happiness over the fact that the USA, the leading nation of the free […]

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Exile Tibetan parliament opens session, to discuss annual budget

March 19, 2015 9:28 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan parliament opens session, to discuss annual budget

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19, 2015) – The ninth biannual session of the 15th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile opened on Mar 16 with the discussion of the annual budget of the exile Tibetan Administration as its main agenda. In his opening remarks the Speaker, Mr Penpa Tsering, gave a general overview of the parliament’s agenda […]

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