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Dalai Lama apologises for controversy over his Nehru-Jinnah remark

August 12, 2018 12:44 am0 comments
Dalai Lama apologises for controversy over his Nehru-Jinnah remark

(TibetanReview.net, Aug11, 2018) – Following a rebuttal by Congress leader Manish Tiwari and some historians, Tibet’s exile spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has expressed apology for his Aug 8 remark in an interaction with students in Goa that Jawaharlal Nehru could have avoided India’s partition by listening to Mahatma Gandhi […]

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Exile MPs met with 58 Indian lawmakers in Tibet advocacy campaign

August 5, 2018 10:30 am0 comments
Exile MPs met with 58 Indian lawmakers in Tibet advocacy campaign

(TibetanReview.net, Aug04, 2018) – A delegation of three members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile has concluded on Aug 1 a campaign to lobby for support for the Tibet issue, especially for the exile Tibetan administration’s middle way goal, during the ongoing monsoon session of the Indian parliament in New […]

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Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

August 4, 2018 1:06 am1 comment
Will scrapping Nori, online processing of Return Visa, Exit Permit ease overseas travel for Tibetans in India?

(TibetanReview.net, Aug03, 2018) – In what has been presented as an easing of the rules for Tibetans in India wishing to travel abroad, the government of India is said to have done away with the process for stamping their travel document, known as the IC (Identity certificate), with Nori (“… […]

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Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

August 3, 2018 12:46 am0 comments
Nepal halts decision to send 8 Tibetan refugees to India

(TibetanReview.net, Aug02, 2018) – The government of Nepal has halted a decision to send to India eight Tibetan refugees who had either crossed from the Tibet border illegally or otherwise overstayed their visas and did not want to go back under Chinese rule, reported thehimalayantimes.com Jul 30. Nepal had reached […]

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Karmapa looks to return to India in November

August 2, 2018 3:54 am0 comments
Karmapa looks to return to India in November

(TibetanReview.net, Aug01, 2018) – Ending speculations that he may most likely not return to India where his movement had remained restricted by New Delhi, the second most prominent Tibetan religious figure at present, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, has said Jul 30 that he will definitely return. In an […]

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China’s defence minister to visit India amid improving bilateral relations

July 29, 2018 3:46 pm1 comment
China’s defence minister to visit India amid improving bilateral relations

(TibetanReview.net, Jul28, 2018) – In a development seen as an improvement in defence relations between the two countries, China’s State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe is to visit India, with the date being under discussion between the two sides, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn Jul 26. Calling it a […]

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Two leaders of anti-Tibetan group in Arunachal held for extortion etc.

July 27, 2018 11:05 am0 comments
Two leaders of anti-Tibetan group in Arunachal held for extortion etc.

(TibetanReview.net, Jul26, 2018) – Following multiple complaints of extortion from traders and government officials, police in Arunachal Pradesh have on Jul 24 detained two leaders of a fringe student group that has been agitating to oppose possible government welfare and other facilities for Tibetan refugees living in the state. General […]

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Anti-Tibetan protesters in Arunachal Pradesh face backlash from local communities, legal authorities

July 26, 2018 4:04 am0 comments
Anti-Tibetan protesters in Arunachal Pradesh face backlash from local communities, legal authorities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul25, 2018) – Following days of raucous rallies in which shops were vandalized and shop owners forced to pay donations or otherwise subjected to threats in the name of opposing government welfare and other facilities for Tibetan refugees carried out by a group called Students’ United Movement of All […]

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China building 8 new submarines for Pakistan in major check on India

July 22, 2018 12:35 am0 comments
China building 8 new submarines for Pakistan in major check on India

(TibetanReview.net, Jul21, 2018) – In what is seen as part of efforts to check India’s influence in the Indian Ocean region, China is building as much as eight submarines for its all-weather friend, and India’s arch-enemy, Pakistan. The new vessels will nearly double the number of submarines currently fielded by […]

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Chinese special forces in Tibet conducted drills for potential conflict with India

July 21, 2018 2:48 pm0 comments
Chinese special forces in Tibet conducted drills for potential conflict with India

(TibetanReview.net, Jul21, 2018) – The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) had conducted drills for special forces in the Tibet Autonomous Region, including ground training for helicopter pilots, in preparation for potential confrontation with India, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn Jul 19, citing experts. It said the training simulated a behind-enemy-lines infiltration […]

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