Exile

Tibetans bat for Liu Xioabo’s freedom to choose his medical treatment

Tibetans bat for Liu Xioabo’s freedom to choose his medical treatment

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, July 12: Gu-Chu-Sum Movement Association of Tibet and Students for a Free Tibet (SFT)- India condemned China for the treatment it meted out to the country’s only Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Liu Xiaobo.

Two Tibetans arrested for sex racket in US

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, July 12: Two Tibetan men were charged for their involvement in a sex trafficking operation that preys on Chinese women in the United States.

Dalai Lama and CTA President congratulate Mongolian President-elect

Dalai Lama and CTA President congratulate Mongolian President-elect

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, July 10: Leaders of the Tibetan people have congratulated Khaltmaa Battulga, the Mongolian President-elect.

Thousands gather to celebrate His Holiness’ 82nd birthday in Dharamsala

Thousands gather to celebrate His Holiness’ 82nd birthday in Dharamsala

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, July 6: The courtyard of Tsug-lag-khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala where the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama resides, was filled with an air of exultation as thousands of Tibetans as well as foreigners and Indian followers of the Tibetan leader congregated for the official celebration of His Holiness’ 82nd birthday.

Chinese state media says India will suffer greater losses than 1962 if it incites military conflict

Chinese state media says India will suffer greater losses than 1962 if it incites military conflict

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, July 5: China has warned India that it will suffer greater losses than in 1962 if it incites military conflict with Beijing over Sikkim border issue.

Tibetan political prisoners feature in Ai Weiwei’s latest exhibition

Tibetan political prisoners feature in Ai Weiwei’s latest exhibition

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, June 30: Some Tibetan political prisoners are among the 176 portraits of people Ai Wei Wei considers activists, prisoners of conscience and free-speech advocates.

Dalai Lama concerned over Liu Xiaobo’s poor health

Dalai Lama concerned over Liu Xiaobo’s poor health

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, June 30: Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama has expressed concern over poor health of China’s Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo who was released from prison last week on medical parole after he was diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer.

Vancouver International Soccer Festival backs Tibetan Women’s Team amid scrutiny over their participation

Vancouver International Soccer Festival backs Tibetan Women’s Team amid scrutiny over their participation

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, June 29: The founder of Vancouver International Soccer Festival (VISF) has cut ties with Canada Soccer and B.C. Soccer Association to support Tibetan women’s soccer team in its tournament.

Tibetan students paint to observe International Day for Victims of Torture

Tibetan students paint to observe International Day for Victims of Torture

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA June 26: Gu-Chu- Sum Movement of Tibet, an organization of former Tibetan political prisoners, marked the International Day for the Victims of Torture by organizing an art competition for the Tibetan students at TCV day school at Mcleod Ganj.

Dharamsala Tibetans observe International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with open marathon

Dharamsala Tibetans observe International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with open marathon

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, June 26: Central Tibetan Administration’s (CTA) Department of Health in collaboration with Tibetan Settlement Office of Dharamsala and Kunphen Center for substance dependence and HIV/Aids organized an open marathon today to observe the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.