Tibetan Women’s Association elects new executive body

May 19, 2015 11:29 pm0 comments
Tibetan Women’s Association elects new executive body

(TibetanReview.net, May19, 2015) – The Tibetan Women’s Association, which was set up in Dharamshala to carry forward the mantle of those who carried out the Tibetan women’s uprising in Tibet’s capital Lhasa in 1959, elected on May 13 a new central executive body during its 11th General Body Meeting at […]

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Vietnamese business executives visit Dalai Lama

May 17, 2015 1:39 pm0 comments
Vietnamese business executives visit Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, May17, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on May 15 met with a group of 112 business executives from Vietnam at his residence at Dharamshala, India. Although such a group had called on the Dalai Lama last year too, most of the members of the current […]

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Prime Minister’s upcoming China visit put paid to India’s ruling party leader’s Dalai Lama meet

May 12, 2015 12:46 pm0 comments
Prime Minister’s upcoming China visit put paid to India’s ruling party leader’s Dalai Lama meet

(TibetanReview.net, May12, 2015) – It has now emerged that Mr Amit Shah, the president of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), cancelled a scheduled meeting with Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, while visiting Dharamshala on May 2 due to fear of offending China rather than lack of time […]

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Over 5,000 attending Dalai Lama’s teachings near D’shala

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Over 5,000 attending Dalai Lama’s teachings near D’shala

(TibetanReview.net, May12, 2015) – More than 5,000 devotees are attending four days of religious teachings being given by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, from May 10 to 13 at the Gyuto Tantric Monastery at Sidhpur, near Dharamshala, India. The teachings are being simultaneously translated into English, Chinese, Vietnamese, […]

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EU’s foreign policy chief ignored MEPs’ Tibet issue plea during China visit?

May 8, 2015 6:25 pm0 comments
EU’s foreign policy chief ignored MEPs’ Tibet issue plea during China visit?

(TibetanReview.net, May08, 2015) – Mrs Federica Mogherini, the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, appears to have shied away for taking up human rights issues during her May 5-6 visit to Beijing for the 5th China-EU High-Level Strategic Dialogue, according to the Voice of Tibet (Oslo) radio […]

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At least 10 Tibetans confirmed killed in Nepal earthquake

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At least 10 Tibetans confirmed killed in Nepal earthquake

(TibetanReview.net, May08, 2015) – At least 10 Tibetans have died and four, including three nuns, were seriously injured in the devastating earthquake which hit Nepal and adjoining territories on Apr 25, said the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, on its Tibet.net website May 6. The report said the exile […]

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Over 250 UK parliamentary candidates pledge rights support for Tibet

May 7, 2015 11:00 pm0 comments
Over 250 UK parliamentary candidates pledge rights support for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May07, 2015) – More than 350 candidates, including from all major political parties, standing for the ongoing election to the country’s parliament have signed a pledge to extend support for respect for human rights in Chinese ruled Tibet, according to the London-based Tibet campaign group Tibet Society May 5. […]

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Meeting between Dalai Lama and India’s ruling party president called off

May 4, 2015 5:18 pm0 comments
Meeting between Dalai Lama and India’s ruling party president called off

(TibetanReview.net, May04, 2015) – A planned meeting between Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and the President of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Mr Amit Shah, on May 2 did not take place because of the latter’s busy schedule, reported hindustantimes.com May 2. Mr Shah was at Dharamshala […]

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Dalai Lama says information control retards peaceful change in China

May 1, 2015 2:19 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama says information control retards peaceful change in China

(TibetanReview.net, May01, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has described the lack of access to reliable and realistic sources of information to the Chinese people as one of the great obstacles to peaceful change in their country. The remark was made in a message he had sent […]

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Earthquake kills three Tibetans in Nepal, remote settlements out of contact

April 30, 2015 1:17 pm0 comments
Earthquake kills three Tibetans in Nepal, remote settlements out of contact

(TibetanReview.net, Apr30, 2015) – There have so far been three known deaths of Tibetans living in Nepal as a result of the devastating 7.9-magnitude earthquake which hit the country on Apr 25. Besides, there have been serious damages to homes and properties of Tibetans living in different parts of the […]

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