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Dalai Lama expresses sadness over Mexico quake

His Holiness the Dalai Lama has expressed sadness over the loss of life and extensive devastation caused by the powerful earthquake that hit Mexico earlier this

Notice to confiscate Tibetan homes in Rebkong

In yet another incident of Chinese government seizing properties on the Tibetan plateau, many residents of Rebkong in Eastern Tibet have been directed to handover their homes and la

German political parties vow continued support to Dalai Lama, Tibet issue

Prior to the German Federal election on Sunday, the major political parties of the nation have expressed their concern over the worsening situation in Tibet while extending support to t

Parliament adjourned as MPs walk out

The Tibetan Parliament in Exile this afternoon donned a deserted look as more than two-thirds of the MPs chose to sit out the after-lunch session as a gesture of protest against a remark

University of Pisa honors Dalai Lama with honorary degree in Clinical Health Psychology

Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has been conferred with Master Degree Honoris Causa in Clinical Health Psychology by the University of Pisa today

No more Chinese govt. funded scholars to US University that hosted Dalai Lama

Chinese government funded scholars are not permitted to join an American university that hosted the Beijing-labeled ?splitist? exiled Tibetan leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama a few months a

Tibet advocacy group sees ?revised religious regulations? as threat to Tibetan Buddhism

A US-based advocacy group for Tibet, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT), has expressed concerns over the Chinese government?s revised regulation on religion saying that it enhances the far-reaching power the communist party and threatens the survival of Tibetan

Exile Tibetan Parliament begins 4th session

The 16th Tibetan Parliament in Exile based here today began its fourth session; the second of the year to discuss and legislate issues relating to the annual work report of the seven depa

Dalai Lama calls for sense of oneness of humanity at inter-religious meet in Florence

Taking part in an inter-religious meeting titled ?Freedom Through Rules?, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that humans give too much emphasis on the secondary level of difference s

Pension seeking Tibetan veterans of SFF in bureaucratic limbo

Between the assurance of a long due pension and an unending official red tape, many Tibetan veterans from the ?Special Frontier Force? are fighting an unlikely battle of undoing cleric

Bickering over political stand is our loss: MP Dolma Tsering

Attending as the Chief Guest was Tibetan Parliamentarian Dolma Tsering who said, ?We must not forget that our common goal is beyond the Himalayas. It is unfortunate to see Tibetans bickering

Domey Cholka calls for unity amongst three provinces of Tibet

The Domey Cholka has called for unity amongst the three traditional provinces of Tibet, condemning all forms of malicious attacks against His Holiness the Dalai Lama during. The appeal was made at the 16th Central Executive Committee?s Special General Body M

Canadian Tibetan woman nominated for public office

A Canadian Tibetan woman has been nominated as a candidate of a major Canadian political party for the seat of Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) in the district of Ontario in Can

Head of Bon Tradition 33rd Menri Trizin passes away

The spiritual head of the Bon tradition, the 33rd Kyabje Menri Trizin Lungtok Tenpai Nyima Rinpoche, passed away yesterday at around 6:25 p.m. at Pal Shenten Menriling Monast

China?s influence grows in the land down-under, says Australia Tibetan MP

hina?s sway in the Australian political and educational institution is at an ?alarming level?, writes Tibetan parliamentarian and Campaigns Manager Kyinzom Dhongdue of Australia Tibet C