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Tibetan activist Ama Pema Jetsun feted at 13th GR8! Women Awards

Tibetan activist Ama Pema Jetsun feted at 13th GR8! Women Awards

[The Hindu] HYDERABAD, Mar 26: Women achievers, who had excelled in their respective fields despite odds, were befittingly honoured at the 13th GR8! Women Awards held in the city on Sunday.

Emory-Tibet Science Initiative receives $1 million grant from Dalai Lama Trust

By Elaine Justice, Emory University | March 25, 2014

Emory University has received a grant of $1 million from the Dalai Lama Trust to support the endowment fund of The Robert A. Paul Emory-Tibet Science Initiative (ETSI).

Tibetan monk rescues German teenager from the streets of Cardiff

By Emma Sisk, Wales Online | Mar 23, 2014

A teenage runaway from Germany has been rescued from the streets of Cardiff and reunited with his family thanks to the kindness of a Tibetan monk.

The long wait for Tibetan freedom

By Robert Barnett, Aljazeera America | March 24, 2014

On March 17, 1959, the Dalai Lama and his government fled Tibet into exile, after a 12-day uprising against Chinese rule in Lhasa, Tibet’s capital.

‘Tibetan parliament issues resolution against Dorjee Shugden’

By Yogesh Puri [Mizo News]

DHARAMSALA, Mar 21: Tibetan sect, followers of ‘Dorjee Shugden’ also known as Dolgyal, opposing Dalai Lama from last long time had also protested publically demanding religious freedom.

Tibet’s exiled footballers battling to make international headway

By Richard Padula BBC World Service Sport | 4 May, 2013

Living in exile and playing for a team unrecognised by Fifa and opposed by the Chinese, means life isn’t always easy for Tibet’s footballers.