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China makes 2 incursions in just 3 days in Ladakh sector

DHARAMSALA, July 17: Even as the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping indulged in bonhomie emphasizing the need to strengthen bilateral ties and resolve the boundary dispute between the two countries at the recently held BRICS summit in Brazil, China’s People’s Liberation Army indulged in yet another intrusion into Indian territory.

Representatives of the Dharamsala-based NGOs during the press conference.

Tibetans urge BRICS leaders to talk Tibet with Xi in Brazil

DHARAMSALA, July 15: A group of Tibetan NGOs urged leaders of Brazil, South Africa, Russia and India to formally discuss the critical situation in Tibet with Chinese leader, Xi Jinping when they meet him for the sixth BRICS summit to be held in Brazil from July 15 to 16.

Dr Samantha (L) and Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay(R) after signing the MoU. Photo: Odisha Sun Bureau

CTA signs MoU with varsity for collaboration in various fields

DHARAMSALA, July 8: The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and the Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha signed a Memorandum of Understanding on June 4 in New Delhi to work in various areas of mutual interest and promote

Thousands attend His Holiness’ 79th birthday celebrations in Dharamsala

Thousands attend His Holiness’ 79th birthday celebrations in Dharamsala

DHARAMSALA, July 7: As Tibetans across the world celebrated their spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 79th birthday, thousands of Tibetans and Tibet supporters in Dharamsala attended an official function held at the courtyard of the main temple in Mcleod Ganj on July 6 to celebrate the Tibetan leader’s birthday.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama preparing the base for the Kalachakra Sand Mandala that will be constructed by Monks of Namgyal Monastery on the first day of the Kalachakra Teachings in Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India on July 3, 2014. Photo/Manuel Bauer

His Holiness inaugurates new community hall, calls youngsters future seeds of Tibet

DHARAMSALA, July 4: After completing the inauguration of the Kalachakra initiation that involved various rituals, including preparation of the construction of Kalachakra sand mandala and a brief introductory teaching at the Kalachakra ground on June 3, His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Image of a 3D Kalachakra mandala made in the USA by Arjia Rinpoche. (Photo: International Kalachakra Network)

33rd Kalachakra initiation begins tomorrow in Leh

DHARAMSALA, July 2: The Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama will confer the 33rd Kalachakra (cycles of time) teachings from July 3-13 to hundreds and thousands of devotees in Leh, Ladakh in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Senior RSS leader, Indresh Kumar during a public address in Dharamsala.

Senior RSS leader extends support for Tibet

DHARAMSALA, June 30: Indresh Kumar, a senior functionary of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-largely regarded as the parent body of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which recently won the Indian general election, said Tibetan people should continue their peaceful struggle for self rule

Annual North America Regional Tibetan Youth Congress meet held in Madison

Annual North America Regional Tibetan Youth Congress meet held in Madison

DHARAMSALA, June 30: The Fourteenth Annual Working Committee meeting of North America Regional Tibetan Youth Congress (NARTYC) was held from June 28-29, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin.

Screening of new documentary on torture marks International Day against Torture in Dharamsala

Screening of new documentary on torture marks International Day against Torture in Dharamsala

DHARAMSALA, June 27: Torture strikes at the core of the physical and psychological integrity of a human being, stated Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD), a Tibetan advocacy group based in Dharamsala while presenting the first-cut screening of a new

Tashi Dhondup wins Domey by-election

DHARAMSALA, June 24: The Tibetan Election Commission today announced Tashi Dhondup as the winner of the final by-election for a single parliamentary seat from Domey constituency.