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Trump proposes zero aid to Tibetans in 2018

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 26: US President Donald Trump has proposed zero aid in 2018 to Tibetans in his maiden annual budget and calls on other nations to follow suit.

India to wave off 17th Karmapa’s travel restrictions

India to wave off 17th Karmapa’s travel restrictions

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 24: The Indian government is set to wave off travel restrictions imposed on the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje.

Tibetans protest against China’s use of ‘Seventeen-Point Agreement’ to legitimize control over Tibet

Tibetans protest against China’s use of ‘Seventeen-Point Agreement’ to legitimize control over Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 23: The Regional Tibetan Youth Congress (RTYC), Dharamsala today protested the imposition of the infamous ‘Seventeen-Point Agreement’ and condemned China on the 66th year of Chinese invasion and occupation of Tibet today.

Dalai Lama may pick his successor soon, says CTA’s President Dr Lobsang Sangay

Dalai Lama may pick his successor soon, says CTA’s President Dr Lobsang Sangay

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 22: The President of the Central Tibetan Administration(CTA) has hinted that the Dalai Lama may pick his successor soon.

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Karmapa followers march in Gangtok demanding their leader’s visit to Sikkim

By LobsangTenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 19: Scores of people took to the streets in Gangtok for a march over a pending demand to allow the 17th Karmapa Orgyen Trinley Dorje to visit Sikkim.

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Four out of seven Tibetan students duped by private medical college owner get their money back

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 17: Four out of the seven Tibetan students who were duped of Rs. 40,25000/- on fake promise of securing admission in a Bengaluru-based private medical college by its owner in 2016 finally got their money back after some Tibetan NGOs based in Bengaluru took up their fight for Justice.

Tibetans in Dharamsala observe 22nd anniversary of Panchen Lama’s arbitrary detention

Tibetans in Dharamsala observe 22nd anniversary of Panchen Lama’s arbitrary detention

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 17: The Regional Tibetan Youth Congress (RTYC), Dharamsala along with Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) and Student’s for a Free Tibet (SFT), India today marked the 22nd anniversary of the 11th Panchen Lama, Gendun Choekyi Nyima’s arbitrary detention by the Chinese government.

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says Tibetans will not be silenced

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says Tibetans will not be silenced

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 10: The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) today held a public felicitation program for a high level bipartisan U.S. Congressional delegation led by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and senior Republican leader Jim Sensenbrenner at the courtyard of Tsug-Lag-Khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala.

Tibetan teen self-immolates in eastern Tibet, toll reaches 149

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 9: A teenage Tibetan boy has set himself on fire on May 2 in Bora township in the traditional Tibetan province of Amdo.

Dalai Lama and President of CTA congratulate France’s youngest President-Elect

Dalai Lama and President of CTA congratulate France’s youngest President-Elect

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, May 8: Emmanuel Macron has become the youngest French President ever after battering his opponent, Marine Le Pen with a huge margin of over 20 percentage of the total votes.