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Mentseekhang cautions public against fake medicines sold under its brand

The Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute (Men-Tsee-Khang), has warned the public including Tibetans inside Tibet of the counterfeit pills sold

Tibetan nationalism based on altruism unique: Dr. Nagwang Phuntsog

Looking at the intersection of secular ethics, Middle Way Approach (MWA) and the Tibetan Nationalism in the schooling process, Dr. Ngawang Phuntsog, an associate professor at California

Tibetans forced to parade with Chinese flags at summer festival in Gansu

Chinese authorities in Tsoe city in Kanlho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture have forced Tibetans to carry Chinese national flags during a parade at the start of a three-day summer festiv

China censors Liu Xiaobo on Chinese social media

China had heavily monitored the flow of information on its social media censoring information about Chinese human rights activist Liu Xiaobo, according to the the Citizen Lab, which added that

Tibetan national flag seen at Ngaba?s Martyr street

The Tibetan national flag was seen for a brief period at Martyr?s street (Tib: Pawoe Sanglam) on July 12 despite heavy security in Ngaba town, known for several protests and self immolatio

Chinese authorities shut down factories owned by Ragya monastery

The Chinese authorities have shutdown two factories run by Ragya Monastery in Machen County citing environmental protection as the reason, Radio Free Asia repor

Tibetan teen self immolates in CUTS, Varanasi, for Tibet

A Tibetan student of the Central University of Tibetan Studies in Sarnath, Varanasi, has set himself ablaze as the Tibetan President Lobsang Sangay was delivering a speech to the student

China warns Botswana over Dalai Lama?s visit in August

The Chinese government today warned Botswana over the scheduled visit of Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama and advised that the administration could ?correct? its decision of

Dalai Lama ?deeply saddened? by death of Liu Xiaobo

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today expressed his condolence over the passing away of fellow Nobel Laureate and Chinese human rights advocate Liu Xiao

China responsible for the premature death of Liu Xiaobo: Nobel Committee

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has said China bears a heavy responsibility for the ?premature? death of the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Chinese dissident Liu Xiao

Tibetan rights advocate Tashi Wangchuk awarded the 2017 ?Tenzin Delek Rinpoche Medal of Courage?

Tashi Wangchuk, a young Tibetan entrepreneur and language rights advocate who is awaiting trial on charges of ?inciting separatism?, has been awarded the ?Tenzin Delek Rinpoche Med

China not to forcefully relocate Tibetan nomads of heritage site Hoh Xil

Chinese Foreign Ministry has claimed that the government has not and will not forcefully relocate anyone from Hoh Xil (Tibetan: Achen Gangyap) following concerns raised by Tibetan organ

Niece of Slain Tulku testifies before Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission?s hearing on Tibet

Coinciding with the second death Anniversary of Tulku Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, his niece Nyima Lhamo and Dr. Tenzin Dorjee, Commissioner, US Commission on International Religious Freed

Two arrested for sex-trafficking in Minnesota

Two men believed to be of Tibetan origin have been arrested on charges of sex-trafficking in Edina and Richfield of Minnesota. They allegedly brought women from China to the US for com

Tibetan NGOs demand freedom for Liu to travel abroad for treatment

Expressing their solidarity with the ailing Chinese activist and Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, Gu-Chu-Sum Movement for Tibet and Students for a Free Tibet (SFT) today organized a cam