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China luring ‘disgruntled Tibetan refugees’ in Northeast to spy on India: IB

China luring ‘disgruntled Tibetan refugees’ in Northeast to spy on India: IB

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 6: The Intelligence Bureau (IB) has warned that China is luring disgruntled Tibetan refugees from Northeast India to work as its spies.

Tibetan Language advocate Tashi Wangchuk’s trial ends without verdict

Tibetan Language advocate Tashi Wangchuk’s trial ends without verdict

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 4: Tibetan language advocate, Tashi Wangchuk’s trial ended without a verdict earlier today in Jyekundo Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture.

13 policemen deployed to guard His Holiness at Bodh Gaya suspended for negligence

13 policemen deployed to guard His Holiness at Bodh Gaya suspended for negligence

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 3: Thirteen policemen deployed to guard His Holiness the Dalai Lama at Bodh Gaya were suspended for negligence on Wednesday by the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Gaya.

China to try Tibetan Language advocate Tashi Wangchuk tomorrow for ‘inciting separatism’

China to try Tibetan Language advocate Tashi Wangchuk tomorrow for ‘inciting separatism’

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 3: Chinese officials are planning to put Tashi Wangchuk, who advocates for broader Tibetan language education, on trial tomorrow for ‘inciting separatism’, a charge that could result in a sentence of up to 15 years in prison, The New York Times reported citing his lawyer.

Geshe Dawa Dhargay appointed as 34th Gyalwa Menri Trizin of Bon tradition of Tibet

Geshe Dawa Dhargay appointed as 34th Gyalwa Menri Trizin of Bon tradition of Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 3: Geshe Dawa Dhargay was appointed as the 34th Gyalwa Menri Trizin, the new spiritual head of the Bon tradition of Tibet.

First International Conference on ‘Middle Way’ Policy to be held in Dharamsala 

First International Conference on ‘Middle Way’ Policy to be held in Dharamsala 

Tibetan People’s Movement for ‘Middle Way’ and Youth for Umaylam-Minnesota will jointly hold the inaugural International Conference on ‘Middle Way’ policy from May 26th – 31st in Dharamsala, the organizing committee announced earlier today at a press conference held at the Club House in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala.

His Holiness graces the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the Central Institute for Higher Tibetan Studies

His Holiness graces the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the Central Institute for Higher Tibetan Studies

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, JAN 2: His Holiness the Dalai Lama has graced the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the Central Institute for Higher Tibetan Studies(CIHTS) at Sarnath, Varanasi on Monday.

Religion and Culture Kalon to take charge of Department of Education as well

Religion and Culture Kalon to take charge of Department of Education as well

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 30: Central Tibetan Administration’s (CTA) Religion and Culture Kalon (Minister) Ven. Karma Gelek Yuthok will take charge of the Department of Education as well from Jan 1, 2018, according to a Circular issued by the Kashag(Cabinet) Secretariat on Dec 29.

Suspected Chinese spy arrested from Manipur

Suspected Chinese spy arrested from Manipur

By Lobsang Tenchoe
DHARAMSALA, Dec 28: Assam Rifles jawans have arrested a suspected Chinese spy from a place near Moreh along the Myanmar border in Manipur’s Tengnoupal district.

Dhondup Wangchen reunites with family in US after escaping from Tibet

Dhondup Wangchen reunites with family in US after escaping from Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 27: Dhondup Wangchen, the self-taught Tibetan filmmaker-activist has escaped from Tibet and reunited with his family on Christmas day in the US.