Exile

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.

Gu Chu Sum files police complaint against Chinese woman who disrupted photo exhibition

Gu Chu Sum files police complaint against Chinese woman who disrupted photo exhibition

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, OCT 2: Gu Chu Sum Movement of Tibet, a Dharamsala-based Tibetan NGO formed by former Tibetan political prisoners has lodged an official complaint of physical assault at the local police station against a Chinese-American woman who disrupted a photo exhibition organized by the NGO and physically assaulted the NGO’s President.

Lugsum team from Bylakuppe wins Tibetan Basketball Tournament held in Dharamsala

Lugsum team from Bylakuppe wins Tibetan Basketball Tournament held in Dharamsala

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 3: Lugsum team defeated TDL team in an all-Bylakuppee final of the ‘Tibetan Basketball Tournament – Defense Against TB’.

Exiled Tibetans to take part in Himachal Pradesh assembly elections

Exiled Tibetans to take part in Himachal Pradesh assembly elections

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 2: A total of 217 Tibetans from Dharamsala and 1047 from Bir will cast their vote in the state assembly elections for the first time.

12 teams from India and Nepal compete in ‘Tibetan Basketball Tournament’ in Dharamsala

12 teams from India and Nepal compete in ‘Tibetan Basketball Tournament’ in Dharamsala

DHARAMSALA, Sep28: Twelve Tibetan teams from various areas in India and Nepal are participating in a basketball tournament being held at Gangchen Kyishong, Dharamsala.

Fourth session of 16th Tibetan Parliament begins

Fourth session of 16th Tibetan Parliament begins

DHARAMSALA, Sep 19: The fourth session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile began today to discuss the work reports of the seven departments of the Central Tibetan Administration.

Fourth inter-school under-ten football tournament held at Mcleod to mark World Peace Day

Fourth inter-school under-ten football tournament held at Mcleod to mark World Peace Day

DHARAMSALA, Sep 19: The fourth inter-school under-ten football tournament was held over Sep 16-17 at TCV Day School in Mcleaod Ganj, Dharamsala to commemorate World Peace Day.

Tibetan asylum seeker in Switzerland commits suicide on railway track

Tibetan asylum seeker in Switzerland commits suicide on railway track

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 12: A Tibetan man has committed suicide by lying down on a railway track in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Image- OHHDL/Jeremy Russell

Dalai Lama calls for peaceful solution to Rohingya crisis in Myanmar

By Lobsang Tenchoe

September 11: His Holiness the Dalai Lama has expressed his concern over Rohingya crisis in Myanmar and urged Aung San Suu Kyi to find a peaceful solution to the crisis.

American teen arrested in connection with fatal shooting of Tibetan teen in US

American teen arrested in connection with fatal shooting of Tibetan teen in US

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Sep 6: Police have arrested Jonathan Perry, a teenage fugitive in connection with last week’s fatal shooting of a 16-year-old Tibetan teen in Somerville, United States.