General News

  • China’s propaganda war over dying Nobel Prize Winner Liu Xiaobo

    Read the original story here. Stephen McDonell, BBC News, 11 July 2017 He is China’s number one dissident, described in the press here as a criminal, for others a hero of Chinese democracy. Either way, Liu Xiaobo’s collapsing body is at the heart of a struggle to control the message over the meaning of his […]

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  • Speaker of Tibetan Parliament Congratulates New President-elect of Mongolia

    Mr Khaltmaa Battulga, new President Elect of Mongolia. DHARAMSHALA: Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today congratulated Mr Khaltmaa Battulga, the new President-elect of Mongolia. “On behalf of all the Tibetan people, both inside and outside Tibet, kindly accept our heartfelt congratulations on your victory in the presidential elections,” he wrote in the […]

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  • CTA President to Address Students of Central University of Tibetan Studies, Sarnath

      Dr Lobsang Sangay, President of Central Tibetan Administration. DHARAMSHALA: President Dr Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration is scheduled to visit Patna, Bodh Gaya and Varanasi from 12 – 15 July following his ongoing visit to Ladakh and Delhi. During the visit to Varanasi, President Dr Lobsang Sangay is scheduled to address the […]

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  • NZ’s first Tibetan refugee launches autobiography on Auckland’s North Shore

    By LAINE MOGER, North Shore times, New Zealand, New Zealand’s first Tibetan refugee has penned his remarkable life story. Half a century ago New Zealand welcomed its first Tibetan refugee, Thuten Kesang. Now, he is releasing his autobiography, Tibet – The Home I Left Behind, which tells his remarkable life story beginning in Tibet and ending in Auckland’s North Shore. “I been through a lot in […]

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  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama Begins Teaching in Nubra

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama begins the teaching on Thirty Seven Practices of Bodhisattva and the Middle Volume of the Stages of Meditation at Gaden Tashi Choeling teaching ground, Disket, Nubra, J&K. Photo/Tenzin Phende/DIIR Nubra: Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama began the teaching on Thirty Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas and the Middle […]

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  • How the whole of Tibet was turned into a hellish prison

    Read the original story here. The DailyO, 10 July 2017 Thousands and thousands of people were driven into prisons like sheep, innocent people mown down like hay, rolled like paper, kneaded like hide, crammed into the dark recesses of dungeons; bound with steel wire when there were no handcuffs and leg irons left; their socks […]

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