Articles by: lobsang tenhcoe

Dhondup Wangchen reunites with family in US after escaping from Tibet

Dhondup Wangchen reunites with family in US after escaping from Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 27: Dhondup Wangchen, the self-taught Tibetan filmmaker-activist has escaped from Tibet and reunited with his family on Christmas day in the US.

Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel congratulates new Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur

Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel congratulates new Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 27: Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Khenpo Sonam Tenphel has congratulated the new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur.

CTA President congratulates Chief Minister-designate Jai Ram Thakur

CTA President congratulates Chief Minister-designate Jai Ram Thakur

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 26: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay has congratulated the new Chief Minister-designate of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur.

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Tibetan man self-immolates in Ngaba County in eastern Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHRAMSALA, Dec 25: A Tibetan man engulfed in fire in a video circulating on social media sites has been identified as Konpe and has passed away after his fiery protest.

Catalan pro-independence parties keep their majority in snap poll

Catalan pro-independence parties keep their majority in snap poll

Sam Jones and Stephen Burgen, The Guardian Dec 21, 2017 Barcelona: Catalan pro-independence parties have held their absolute majority in snap regional elections, dealing a severe blow to the Spanish government, which had called the polls in the hope of heading off the secessionist push. The three separatist parties won a total of 70 seats in the 135-seat regional parliament […]

India simplifies stay and travel regulations for Tibetans refugees in India

India simplifies stay and travel regulations for Tibetans refugees in India

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 21: The government of India has simplified stay and travel regulations for Tibetans refugees in India.

China issues safety warning for Chinese students in Australia citing rising number of attacks and insults

China issues safety warning for Chinese students in Australia citing rising number of attacks and insults

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 21: The Chinese embassy in Canberra has issued a safety warning for the Chinese students in Australia, citing rising number of attacks and insults against Chinese in Australia.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s just launched iOS App blocked on Apple’s China app store 

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s just launched iOS App blocked on Apple’s China app store 

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 16: The Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama has launched a mobile app for the followers of the Tibetan spiritual leader to stay up to date with his travels and teachings.

CTA President calls on India to treat Tibet as a ‘core issue’ 

CTA President calls on India to treat Tibet as a ‘core issue’ 

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 15: The President of the Central Tibetan Administration(CTA) Dr Lobsang Sangay has called on the Indian government to treat Tibet as a ‘core issue’ at the Third ML Sondhi Memorial Lecture.

Kalon Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok elected Vice President of International Buddhist Confederation

Kalon Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok elected Vice President of International Buddhist Confederation

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 13: Central Tibetan Administration’s (CTA) Religion and Culture Kalon (Minister) Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok was voted as one of the Vice Presidents of the Governing Council of International Buddhist Confederation (IBC).