Exile

BJP leads in Himachal Assembly Election, wins Dharamsala constituency

BJP leads in Himachal Assembly Election, wins Dharamsala constituency

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 18: Senior BJP leader and former minister, Kishan Kapoor has won the Dharamsala constituency of the Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly election, 2017.

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 asks Tribune to publish corrigendum for misquoting President Sangay

CTA asks Tribune to publish corrigendum for misquoting President Sangay

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 15: The Central Tibetan Administration(CTA) has written to The Tribune to publish a corrigendum after it ran a report, ‘Dalai Lama headed to China on pvt visit?’ mistaking CTA President’s remark on Proffesor Samdhong Rinpoche’s reported visit to China to that of His His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s.

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).

Chinese Foreign Minister greeted with protests by Tibetan activists in India

Chinese Foreign Minister greeted with protests by Tibetan activists in India

By lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 12: Tibetan activists greeted visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with protests calling for freedom for Tibetans and an end to Chinese occupation of Tibet.

Tibetans holding Indian passport can revert to their refugee status by surrendering Indian passport: Indian Government

Tibetans holding Indian passport can revert to their refugee status by surrendering Indian passport: Indian Government

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 11: Tibetan refugees holding Indian passport can surrender their Indian Passport and revert their refugee status without having to pay any penalty, the Indian Government has said according to media reports.

TYC flags off ‘Bharat Jagran Yatra’ campaign acros India

TYC flags off ‘Bharat Jagran Yatra’ campaign acros India

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 10: Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC), the largest Tibetan non-governmental organization in exile launched ‘Bharat Jagran Yatra’ on Dec 10, World Human Rights Day.

SFT highlights grave ‘Human Rights’ condition inside Tibet on Human Rights Day

SFT highlights grave ‘Human Rights’ condition inside Tibet on Human Rights Day

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 10: Students for a Free Tibet (SFT)- India organised a photo action cum poetry reading session at the entrance of Tsug-lak-Khang, the main temple in McLeod Ganj today to mark the 69th International Human Rights Day.

Tibetans in Dharamsala celebrate 28th anniversary of the conferment of Nobel Peace prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Tibetans in Dharamsala celebrate 28th anniversary of the conferment of Nobel Peace prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 10: Hundreds of Tibetans and supporters today gathered at the court yard of Tsug-lag-khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj to attend the official function to celebrate the 28th anniversary of the conferment of Nobel Peace prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.