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Tibetans mark 28th anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize for Dalai Lama

December 12, 2017 11:24 pm0 comments
Tibetans mark 28th anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize for Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – Hundreds of Tibetans and others gathered on the courtyard of the Tsuglakhang, the main Buddhist temple in Dharamshala, India, on Dec 10 to mark the 28th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on the Dalai Lama. The chief guest was the BJP MP […]

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Chinese intellectuals attend NYC commemoration of Dalai Lama Nobel Peace Award anniversary

December 11, 2017 1:41 pm0 comments
Chinese intellectuals attend NYC commemoration of Dalai Lama Nobel Peace Award anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2017) – On the eve of the 28th anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, the executive and legislative heads of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, addressed a gathering of Tibetans and Chinese in New […]

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Tibet group set up in Lithuania’s parliament

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Tibet group set up in Lithuania’s parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2017) – A press conference was held on Dec 8 in Lithuania’s capital Vilnius to announce the launch of a Tibet supporting group in the country’s parliament. Mr Chonpel Tsering, representative of the Dalai Lama and of the India-base Tibetan administration in exile for Northern Europe, the Baltic […]

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Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

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Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

It was the state of strife, strain and harmony among the giant neighbours Russia, China and India through the vicissitudes of time in recent history which more than anything else had a determinative influence on Tibet’s political aspiration, mostly with unfortunate consequences, although its future is far from sealed inasmuch […]

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India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

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India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2017) – A number of Tibetan “refugees” have applied to surrender their Indian passport in order not to lose their Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) privileges, according to a hindustantimes.com report Dec 9. The report cited government officials as saying around 30 requests had already been received for cancellation […]

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The Tibet Factor in India-China Relations

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The Tibet Factor in India-China Relations

BY T.G. JACOB  The Tibetan Saga for National Liberation by Pranjali Bandhu Odyssey, 2007 [Distributed by Studera Press, Delhi] pp. 263 (inclusive of maps, chronology, index) ISBN 81-900615-2-6 Price: RS. 495 Tibetans, presently numbering over 130,000, are one among the many refugee populations in India. Though they have already been […]

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

By NgawangTenpa The internal squabble between the two the arguably most prominent members within the community of the Central Tibetan Administration has seen numerous exchanges of ‘cheap shots’ between them. Though after the 2016 election, PenpaTseing (Former Speaker of the TPIE) has no longer been a lingering voice in the […]

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China protests after India lost ground contact with a drone which strayed, crashed in Tibet

December 9, 2017 2:01 pm0 comments
China protests after India lost ground contact with a drone which strayed, crashed in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Dec09, 2017) – China said Dec 7 that it had voiced dissatisfaction and lodged representations to India after an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) intruded into Tibet from across Sikkim. India said it had alerted China, notifying that it had lost contact with the drone it was otherwise flying on […]

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Gere elated by level of support for Tibet at US Congress hearing

December 8, 2017 1:37 pm0 comments
Gere elated by level of support for Tibet at US Congress hearing

(TibetanReview.net, Dec08, 2017) – Hollywood star and Tibet activist Richard Gere has said Dec 6 that he was “knocked out” by the support and proposals from US lawmakers during a nearly two-hour long Congressional hearing on US Tibet policy in Washington, DC. Gere, Chair of Washington-based International Campaign for Tibet […]

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CTA President meets with two prominent US Senators on Capitol Hill

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CTA President meets with two prominent US Senators on Capitol Hill

(TibetanReview.net, Dec08, 2017) – Arriving Dec 6 on his first visit to the US capital since ousting former representative at the Office of Tibet, Mr Penpa Tsering, President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has held meetings with two prominent US Senators with support from […]

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