Excellence in independent German reporting on Tibet awards presented

October 23, 2014 12:02 am0 comments
Excellence in independent German reporting on Tibet awards presented

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22, 2014) – Independent jurists on Oct 18 presented in Berlin the first prize of the “Snow Lion” award instituted by the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) Germany to Filmmakers and authors Thomas Weidenbach and Shi Ming for their documentary “Struggle for Tibet”. The documentary is a compelling film […]

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Sikyong meets representatives of Tibetans denied asylum in Belgium

October 20, 2014 3:13 pm0 comments
Sikyong meets representatives of Tibetans denied asylum in Belgium

(TibetanReview.net, Oct20, 2014) – The head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay on Oct 17 addressed more than 500 Tibetans in the Belgian city of Antwerpen, said the administration on its Tibet.net website Oct 18. It said he spoke to the Tibetans on a range […]

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Dutch gov’t asked to reconsider 60 failed Tibetan asylum cases

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Dutch gov’t asked to reconsider 60 failed Tibetan asylum cases

(TibetanReview.net, Oct20, 2014) – The head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay on Oct 18 addressed about 350 Tibetans in the Dutch city of Amsterdam, said the exile administration on its Tibet.net website Oct 19. It said he spoke to them about the exile administration’s […]

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Dalai Lama attends int’l cricket match at D’sala

October 19, 2014 3:48 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama attends int’l cricket match at D’sala

(TibetanReview.net, Oct19, 2014) – On invitation by Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA), the Dalai Lama on Oct 17 attended the fourth one-day international match between India and West Indies at the HPCA stadium in Dharamshala. He met with each member and support staff of both the teams with the presentation […]

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New UN rights chief in talks for possible Tibet visit

October 17, 2014 1:42 pm0 comments
New UN rights chief in talks for possible Tibet visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct17, 2014) – The new UN human rights chief has said Oct 16 that he was in talks with the Chinese government for a possible visit to Tibet. The territory otherwise remains off-limit for non-Chinese journalists, diplomats, and independent travelers unless they are chosen for scripted and sponsored tours […]

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Exile Tibetan political leader addresses global democracy forum

October 15, 2014 8:38 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan political leader addresses global democracy forum

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15, 2014) – The head of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay has on Oct 13 called on nations to opt for morality if forced to choose against money, attributing this principled stand to the Czech Republic’s late first President Mr Václav Havel. The Sikyong […]

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Tibetan Home Kalon assured help by central, state Indian leaders

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Tibetan Home Kalon assured help by central, state Indian leaders

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15, 2014) – Ms Dolma Gyari who heads the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala’s Home Department has met with top Indian government leaders and officials during recent visits to New Delhi and Shimla to seek help in addressing a range of problems being faced by Tibetans living in different […]

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Dalai Lama congratulates 2014 Nobel Peace laureates

October 13, 2014 9:24 am0 comments
Dalai Lama congratulates 2014 Nobel Peace laureates

(TibetanReview.net, Oct13, 2014) – Tibet’s exile spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has on Oct 10 congratulated Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai known for her campaign for girl-child’s right to education and India’s anti-bonded child labour activist Kailash Satyarthi for their being declared the joint winners of this year’s Nobel Peace prize. […]

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US asked to exert further pressure on China over deteriorating Tibet situation

October 12, 2014 3:06 pm0 comments
US asked to exert further pressure on China over deteriorating Tibet situation

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2014) – There was an increase in harsh security and punitive measures, with China showing no willingness to reexamine policies toward Tibetans that deny them their cultural, religious, and linguistic rights, said the United States Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) in its latest annual report which was released […]

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Over 4,000 attending Dalai Lama teaching requested by Taiwanese followers

October 8, 2014 11:35 am0 comments
Over 4,000 attending Dalai Lama teaching requested by Taiwanese followers

(TibetanReview.net, Oct08, 2014) – More than 4,000 people are attending four days of religious teaching being given by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at the Tsuglakhang, Dharamsala, India, beginning Oct 6. The teaching has been requested by a group from Taiwan from where some 800 are attending. The […]

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