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Chinese poet detained by police for trying to commemorate Lui Xiaobo

Chinese poet detained by police for trying to commemorate Lui Xiaobo

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Sep 7: Chinese police have detained a celebrated poet from the southern province of Guangdong for aiding to produce an anthology of poems commemorating Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, who died in Chinese custody.

Tibetan athletes win medals at China’s 13th National Games

Tibetan athletes win medals at China’s 13th National Games

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 6: Three Tibetan athletes have won medals in the China’s 13th National Games underway in Tianjin, a port city in north-eastern China.

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.

Manipur invites His Holiness to attend international peace conference

Manipur invites His Holiness to attend international peace conference

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 5: The speaker of Manipur Assembly, Yunnan Khemchand, has invited His Holiness the Dalai Lama to visit Manipur to attend international peace conference in October.

Tibetans in Dharamsala mark 57th Tibetan Democracy Day

Tibetans in Dharamsala mark 57th Tibetan Democracy Day

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 2: Thousands of Tibetans and supporters gathered at the courtyard of Tsug-lag-khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala today to participate in the official celebrations of the 57th Tibetan Democracy day.

Elderly Tibetan political prisoner released after serving 12-yr sentence

Elderly Tibetan political prisoner released after serving 12-yr sentence

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 2: An elderly Tibetan political prisoner was released by the Chinese authorities after serving a twelve-year sentence in Chinese prison.

Tibetan NGOs calls for action after awareness campaign on Tibetan democracy

Tibetan NGOs calls for action after awareness campaign on Tibetan democracy

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, September 1: A day ahead of the 56th anniversary of Tibetan Democracy Day, the Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) and Tibetan Women’s Association(TWA) jointly launched a campaign to improve and strengthen Tibetan democracy.

Tibetan American teen shot dead in US

Tibetan American teen shot dead in US

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Sep 1: A Tibetan American teen has fallen victim to gun violence in the United States.

Tibetan National Football team to play in CONIFA World Football Cup 2018

Tibetan National Football team to play in CONIFA World Football Cup 2018

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA: September 1: The Tibetan National Football team will travel to London next summer to take part in the Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) World Football Cup 2018.

Swedish parliamentary delegation extends support for ‘Middle Way Approach’, says it can be successful

Swedish parliamentary delegation extends support for ‘Middle Way Approach’, says it can be successful

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, August 31: A delegation of Swedish Tibetan Friendship Group of Parliament and Swedish Tibet Committee reiterated their support for ‘Middle Way Approach’ for the Tibetan movement.