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Tibetan Opera festival begins in Dharamshala, 10 opera troupes to partake 20.4.2018
The main courtyard of the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts here on Friday was decked for the opening day of the Shoton, the Tibetan Opera festival that show cases classical Tibetan folklore in a
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Dalai Lama condoles the demise of former President Bush’s mother 18.4.2018
Following the death of former first lady of United States Barbara Bush on Tuesday, Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is a close friend of President George W. Bush, has offered co
India should shun caste system: Dalai Lama 16.4.2018 General News
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Monday condemned the discriminating caste system in India, saying it should be discontinued.
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Shoton Festival postponed in solidarity for families of 27 killed in bus mishap 16.4.2018
The Tibetan opera festival or Shoton, (Yoghurt festival) due to begin from Wednesday here has been postponed by two days in a show of solidarity and expression of condolence for the families of
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Dalai Lama meets with foreign tourists, urges oneness of humanity 16.4.2018
The Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama met a sizable contingent of tourists from various parts of the world here at his monastery adjoining his residence in McLeod Ganj. Over a thousand foreigners and Indians listened and interacted with the egalitarian leader ear
Dalai Lama Foundation announces 2018 Graduate Scholarship Program 12.4.2018
The foundation chaired by the exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has announced the 2018 edition of the ‘Graduate Scholarship Program’ for aspiring scholars in North America, Europe
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“A calamity has befallen all of us,” says Dalai Lama over school bus crash that killed 23 11.4.2018
Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is based in the state of Himachal Pradesh for the last 58 years have expressed sadness over the accident of a school bus that claimed 27 people
Sweden charges Chinese man with spying on Tibetans 11.4.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
The man was identified in the charge sheet as Dorjee Gyantsan
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Sweden charges Chinese with spying on Tibetan refugees 11.4.2018 General News
Swedish prosecutors today charged a 49-year-old Chinese man with espionage for allegedly gathering intelligence on Tibetan refugees in Sweden and Norway for China. The man, identified in the charge sheet as Dorjee Gyantsan, is accused of infiltrating the Tibetan community to pass information on their personal and political activities to Chinese officials in exchange for money. His lawyer, Mikael Soderberg, told AFP his client -- who faces up to four years in prison -- denied all charges. Dorjee acquired resident status as a refugee in Sweden in the early 2000s, and posed as a supporter of Tibetan independence, prosecutors said. He also attended Tibetan anti-China protests in Norway, and covered a visit of the Dalai Lama to Norway as a reporter for the pro-Tibetan Voice of Tibet, in order to collect information on Tibetan refugees. The espionage is believed to have taken place from July 2015 to February 2017, when he was arrested. "This is a very serious crime. The espionage has ...
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Tibetan democracy is unique, says President Sangay at Emory Law 10.4.2018
The President of the exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration on Monday delivered a lecture on his people’s transition to secular democracy from the Dalai Lama institution ruled model, at Emory Law’s annual Berman Lecture. Dr. Lobsan
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Dalai Lama declared healthy after check up, returns home 7.4.2018
Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama who returned back to Dharamshala on Thursday has been declared fit by his doctor. The 82 year-old visited the Indian capital for a health consultati
Cash reward for reporting ties with Dalai Lama: Chinese police in Tibet 6.4.2018
Chinese police in occupied Tibet’s Nagchu County, Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR) has reportedly offered cash reward for people who call in information of “crimes” that incl
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As Dalai Lama looks for practical solution over 'Free Tibet'... 5.4.2018 DNA: Bangalore
As Dalai Lama looks for practical solution over 'Free Tibet'...
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US Congressional delegation visits exile Tibetan seat 5.4.2018
A two member US Congressional delegation is on an official visit to the exile Tibetan seat here in Dharamshala which, in addition to being the ground zero of the Central Tibetan Administration,
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No official communication with Beijing but “back channel talks” happen, says CTA President 4.4.2018
The head of the Tibetan exile government, known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration, Dr. Lobsang Sangay on Tuesday said that while there is no official communication between t
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Lone female Minister sworn in 3.4.2018
The new minister in the incumbent President Dr. Lobsang Sangay led cabinet was formally sworn into office on Tuesday here at exile Tibetan government’s seat in Gangchen Kyishong. Dr. Pema
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Cultural Festival of Tibet kicks off 3.4.2018 General News
The Central Tibet Administration (CTA) has launched a three-day Cultural Festival of Tibet at India International Centre here. Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit inaugurated the festival as its chief guest.
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Tibetan Buddhism flourished with India support: Sangay 2.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Tibet's Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Monday said that Tibetan Buddhism had flourished due to India's support in the last 60 years ever since the Dalai Lama arrived in India in 1959.
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Not scared of China, no comparison between Communism and Buddhism: Sangay 2.4.2018 General News
Central Tibetan Administration president Lobsang Sangay today said the resilience of the Tibetan spirit emanated from the Nalanda tradition of Buddhism that was 2,500 years old and there was no comparison between Communism and Buddhism, as he asserted that his community was "not scared" of China. "When people ask are you not scared of China? China is so powerful economically, militarily, politically. We say we are not, Communism is 100 years old while Buddhism is 2,500 years old, there is no competition between the two," Sangay said. He was speaking at the launch of a cultural festival of Tibet, marking the 60th anniversary of the arrival of the Dalai Lama in India. Expressing gratitude towards India, the CTA president said the ancient civilisation and culture of Tibet that were "almost destroyed" had been preserved and now flourished in India. Sangay said that the Tibetan community wanted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make In India' initiative to succeed, as their movement was ...
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GCM Gold Cup football tournament 2018 underway in Bylakuppe 2.4.2018
The exile Tibetan community’s leading sports fixture, the 2018 edition of the Gyalyum Chenmo Memorial Gold Cup (GCMGC) football tournament remembering the late mother of
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