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50 TYC activists arrested for storming Chinese Embassy in Delhi

50 TYC activists arrested for storming Chinese Embassy in Delhi

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 18: Around 50 activists from Rohini Chapter of Tibetan Youth Congress, including FIVE executive members of Tibetan Youth Congress, were arrested by Delhi police for protesting at the Chinese Embassy in Delhi to highlight the issue of Tibet earlier this morning.

Tibetan NGOs call Xi Jinping dictator of unfree world ahead of CCP’s 19th Party Congress

Tibetan NGOs call Xi Jinping dictator of unfree world ahead of CCP’s 19th Party Congress

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 17: A day ahead of the Communist Party of China’s 19th Party Congress, Tibetan NGOs in Dharamsala merged together to condemn Xi Jinping and highlight failures of Xi Jinping’s leadership during his first tenure.

Five contestants to vie for Mr Tibet 2017

Five contestants to vie for Mr Tibet 2017

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 16: Yak Events will hold the first Tibetan male beauty pageant, ‘Mr Tibet 2017’ at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts(TIPA) in Dharamsala.

8th Edition of Tibet Film Festival held in Dharamsala

8th Edition of Tibet Film Festival held in Dharamsala

DHARAMSALA, Oct 15: The eight edition of Tibet Film Festival was held at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts in Dharamsala over Oct 14-15. The festival opened with Paris-based Tibetan woman filmmaker Tenzin Dazel’s second short film ‘Royal Cafe’ which was much appreciated and applauded by the audience. Other films that were screened at the two-day festival include ‘Mystic Mountain’ […]

Team Tibet bows out of 37th Sikkim Governor’s Gold Cup with scintillating performance against Mohun Bagan AC

Team Tibet bows out of 37th Sikkim Governor’s Gold Cup with scintillating performance against Mohun Bagan AC

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 12: Team Tibet bowed out of the 37th Sikkim Governor’s Gold Cup tournament conceding a goal late into the added time of second half in the quarter final against Mohun Bagan AC.

Student group threatens Tibetans in Arunachal over rehabilitation policy

Student group threatens Tibetans in Arunachal over rehabilitation policy

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA Oct 11: Students’ United Movement of All Arunachal (SUMAA) avowed to take matters into their own hands if the government doesn’t roll back the Tibetan Rehabilitation Policy (TRP).

Tibetan Settlement Office of Dharamsala marked its golden jubilee

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, OCT 10: Hundreds of Tibetans and supporters gathered at the courtyard of Tsug-lag-khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala yesterday to celebrate the golden jubilee of Tibetan Settlement Office(TSO) of Dharamsala.

Preksha Rana crowned Miss Himalaya 2017

Preksha Rana crowned Miss Himalaya 2017

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 9: PrekshaRana from Gaggal was crowned Miss Himalaya 2017 at the grand finale held at Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA) in Dharamsala on Oct 8.

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China to renovate Potala palace

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 6: Potala, the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s traditional winter palace will undergo a large scale renovation, according to a report by Chinese state media, Xinhua.

Record 9 contestants to compete for Miss Himalaya 2017

Record 9 contestants to compete for Miss Himalaya 2017

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 6: Director of Miss Himalaya event, Lobsang Wangyal officially presented this year’s contestants at a press conference held today at his studio at Jogiwara road in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala.