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  • CTA President Expresses Concern Over Latest Self-immolation in Tibet

    File picture of Jamyang Losel, a Tibetan monk in 20’s died after carrying out a self-immolation protest in Chentsa. Dharamshala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr. Lobsang Sangay expressed concern over the death of Jamyang Losel, a Tibetan monk in 20’s who died after carrying out a self-immolation protest on May 18 this year in Chentsa, […]

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  • Tibetan Freedom Struggle is the Original Made in India Struggle: CTA President

    CTA President Dr.Lobsang Sangay speaking at the Indo-Tibet Summit-2017, New Delhi, May 20, 2017 New Delhi: The President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr. Lobsang Sangay delivered the keynote address at the ‘Indo-Tibet Summit-2017’ held at the Constitution Club of India. Organized by South and East Asia Foundation, the summit focused on six areas of discussion: […]

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  • Breaking News: Tibetan Monk Self-Immolates in Amdo

    A Tibetan monk has set himself on fire to protest China’s repressive policies towards Tibetans. Jamyang Losel, 29, from Gyerthang monastery has succumbed to his burns following the self-immolation protest in Chentsa County, Malho Prefecture, Qinghai Province on May 19, 2017.  Sources confirming the protest say that the local authorities arrived at the scene within minutes and […]

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  • Appointment of New Secretaries of CTA Departments

      Mr Chemi Rigzin, former Additional Secretary of the Department of Home, CTA has been appointed as Secretary of the Home department. He took charge from 16 May. Mr Rigzin began his service in CTA on 2 January 1997 as Deputy Secretary at the Kashag Secretariat. On 15 November 2000, he was appointed as Settlement […]

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  • Obituary: Kalsang Lhamo, Official Medium for Lhamo Youdonma

    Mr Topgyal Tsering Zongkha Secretary of Kashag Secretariat delivering eulogy for the late Kalsang Lhamo, the official medium for Lhamo Youdonma Dharamshala: The Central Tibetan Administration today expressed its profound condolences at the demise of Kalsang Lhamo, the official medium for Lhamo Youdonma. She passed away on Wednesday, 17 May at Gyuto monastery after a […]

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  • China claims breakthrough in mining ‘flammable ice’

    BBC News , China Methane hydrate, or ‘flammable ice’, is a highly energy-intensive fuel source China has for the first time extracted gas from an ice-like substance under the South China Sea considered key to future global energy supply. Chinese authorities have described the success as a major breakthrough. Methane hydrates, also called “flammable ice”, […]

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