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Exile Tibetan govt. launches “year-long thank you India” campaign 19.1.2018 Phayul.com
The exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration on Thursday launched the year-long “Thank you India” campaign in New Delhi, kick starting what the authorities said will see “a series of events to
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Tibetans launch 'Thank you India' 19.1.2018 DNA: Popular News
Amid growing border tensions with China, the exiled government of Tibet on Thursday launched a year-long 'Thank you India" campaign to mark the 60th year of the arrival of the spiritual leader Dalai Lama to India. President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay said His Holiness was followed by tens of thousands of Tibetans who escaped to India. "Since March 1959, India has been a second home for Tibetan people, and Indians have provided profound support for the Tibetan struggle for preservation of culture, identity and language," he said. Dalai Lama first stepped on Indian soil on March 31, 1959. "It was in exile that he found freedom, thanks to the compassionate underpinning of the hospitality and generosity extended by India. 60 Indians from Arunachal Pradesh will start off a peace march on March 17 to signify the date. The march will culminate in Delhi on March 31. "Tibetan people across India will observe the year 2018 with a series of Pan-India events to express gratitude to the ...
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China’s hard approach on Tibet wrong: Lobsang Sangay 18.1.2018 Phayul.com
The President of the Central Tibetan Administration, known more commonly as the exile Tibetan has said that China’s hard line approach towards Tibet is a wrong approach, in that the leader
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Make Tibet 'core' issue of your policy: Tibetan govt-in-exile 18.1.2018 General News
President of the Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay today appealed to India to make Tibet a "core" issue of its policy. Inaugurating a year-long 'Thank You India' campaign marking 60 years of Chinese "occupation" of Tibet and the Dalai Lama coming to India, the president of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said the security of India "partly depended" on the "situation" in Tibet. "We thank India for its support in past six decades to our cause and also appeal to it to support us politically and make Tibet its core issue," he said. Asserting that the Tibetans are in India because of the support of Indian government and people, Sangay said, "We are a success story and it has been a great journey, thanks to India and its people." The security and stability in China as well as India depends on the safety and stability in Tibet, he said. Advocating good relations between India and China, Sangay, however, suggested his host country to be "cautions" of China's ...
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CTA introduces finance company for economic self reliance 17.1.2018 Phayul.com
Exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration on Wednesday introduced a developmental finance company named ‘Gangjong’ (Land of the Sno
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NDA and NA examination 2018: UPSC releases notification, apply at upsconlin... 16.1.2018 DNA: Bangalore
NDA and NA examination 2018: UPSC releases notification, apply at upsconlin...
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Tibet museum to come up in Dharamshala: Sangay 13.1.2018 General News
The Tibetan 'government-in- exile' has decided to open a Tibet museum at Gangchen Kyishong here by the end of this year. The exhibits of the museum will be around 11 themes. The first will be an introduction to Tibet, its history and culture "prior to Chinese invasion", the head of the Tibetan 'government-in-exile' Lobsang Sangay said here. There will a section of contemporary Tibet and a memorial space for 1.2 million Tibetans "that have perished as a result of resistance", he said, adding there will themes based on environment and the Dalai Lama. Tempa Gyaltsen, who handles the environment theme, said, "Tibet with its environmental importance for Asia in terms of water and climate, among other things, is an issue both Tibetans and Chinese have to take heed of and work together in the long run." The cost of the museum will be around Rs six crore, half of which has been sourced, the director of the proposed Tibet Museum Tashi Phuntsok said.
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CTA to open "State of the art" Tibet Museum by 2018 end 12.1.2018 Phayul.com
The exile Tibetan government’s information wing will open a "state of the art" Tibet museum in the soon to be finished compound at the Central Tibetan Administration here at Gangchen Kyis
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Tibetan leader cautions India against China 11.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Tibetan "Prime Minister-in-exile" Lobsang Sangay on Thursday cautioned New Delhi against China's deceptive policies, warning that what happened to Tibet could happen to India as well.
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Marriott Hotel chain faces backlash for listing Tibet as a country in survey 10.1.2018 Phayul.com
International hotel chain, Marriott is under fire from Chinese netizens after the company listed Tibet as a nation, in a questionnaire sent among its members for feed
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CTA President meets new Himachal Chief Minister Thakur 9.1.2018 Phayul.com
The President of the exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration Lobsang Sangay on Tuesday called on the new state Chief Minister Jairam Thakur at
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Tibetan student body demands release of activist jailed in China 9.1.2018 General News
Students for Free Tibet (SFT) on Monday called on the Chinese government to release Tashi Wangchuk, who has been jailed in China for "inciting separatism".Wangchuk's trial was held last week and reports indicate that the trial was adjourned without a verdict being delivered.The SFT activists gathered at the Main Square of Mcleodganj here and screened a short film on Wangchuk to make the people aware about the issue.Wangchuk is a 32-year-old Tibetan entrepreneur and an education advocate, who was detained by the Chinese police on January 27, 2016, after he appeared in a New York Times video in which he advocated for the rights of Tibetans to learn and study in their mother tongue.In March 2016, he was charged with "inciting separatism", and could face up to 15 years in prison, if convicted.In 2015, the New York Times released the video "A Tibetan's Journey for Justice", which reported Wangchuk's attempts to file a lawsuit over the wafer thin usage of Tibetan language as medium of ...
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LTTE financiers trial begin in Switzerland 9.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The trial of 13 financiers accused of funneling over 15 million Swiss francs ($15 million) to the now vanquished Sri Lankan rebel group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), began at the Federal Criminal Court of Switzerland.
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The First Tibetan female rap-artist Tenzin Seldon on rapping her way through a minefield of self-induced complex to never celebrate mediocrity 8.1.2018 Phayul.com
The exile Tibetan music scene at first glance is a reluctant cocktail of generic pop culture replicas, propelled by new artistes who are introduced every Kalachakras and Losars only to vanish shortly
Tibet developments may put pressure on India 7.1.2018 Rediff: Columns
Samdong Rimpoche's visit to China materialised against the backdrop of strained India-China relations consequent to the face-off between Indian and Chinese troops at Doklam, says former RAW officer Jayadeva Ranade.
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China recruiting “disgruntled” Tibetan refugees to spy on India: Intelligence Bureau 5.1.2018 Phayul.com
Indian Intelligence Bureau (IB) has reportedly said that China is recruiting Tibetan refugee youth in the Northeastern parts of India to provide strategic information in exchange for mon
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Tibetans do not get Indian citizenship 4.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Tibetans do not get Indian citizenship
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New York to host Miss Tibet 2018 3.1.2018 Phayul.com
The 2018 edition of the coveted and often controversial beauty pageant of the exile Tibetan diaspora will take place in New York from 8 June to 10 June this year, announced Lobsang Wangyal, th
Not aware of intrusion into 'so-called' Arunachal: China 3.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
China on Wednesday said it was not aware of the reported intrusion by its troops into Arunachal Pradesh in December, emphasising that the so-called state in India's northeast does not exist.
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Dalai Lama visit, refugee and border issues kept Arunachal in news during 2017 3.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Dalai Lama visit, refugee and border issues kept Arunachal in news during 2017
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