tibetoday vol. 1 No. 12
Press Releases

Statement of Tibetan Parliament in Exile on 24th Anniversary of Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Statement of Kashag on 24th Anniversary of Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet

Statement of Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay on 54th Tibetan National Uprising Day

Statement of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on 54th Tibetan National Uprising Day

Statement of Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay on 23rd Anniversary of Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile's
Statement on 52nd Democracy Day

Statement of the Kashag on the Fifty Second Anniversary of Tibetan Democracy Day

Statement of The Kashag on His Holiness the Dalai Lama 77th Birthday

Statement of The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile on the 77th Birthday anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Statement of Kalon Tripa Dr. Lobsang Sangay on the 53rd Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising

Kalon Dicki Chhoyang Issues Statement Regarding Critical Situation in Tibet

Another Wave of Self Immolation Amidst Increased Police Presence

The Statement of Kalon Tripa on the occasion of the Fifty first Tibetan Democracy Day

Statement of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on Fifty first Tibetan Democracy Day

Statement on the on the 52nd Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day

Statement on the on the 51st Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day

His Holiness Message to Haiti

Address by His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the Tibetan - Chinese conference

We need "one-ness of 7 billion people": Dalai Lama (NDTV)
TIBET IN THE NEWS...
Compassion key to peace: Dalai Lama
[Friday,02 January 2015, TNN]
His Holiness the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of the Tibetan people, said on Thursday that compassion was needed to establish a reign of happiness in the world. The Dalai Lama is on a two-day visit to the city. He will receive Santokbaa award instituted by SRK Foundation...
China builds lighter tanks for Tibet border
[Friday,02 January 2015, TNN]
China is touting a new light tank designed specifically for operations in the high-altitude rugged terrain in Tibet region which borders India. Pictures of the new lighter tank which has officially not been named yet have been displayed in the Chinese media.The tank has a light weight and a powerful diesel engine suitable for oxygen-deficit...
Dalai Lama sees big role for India globally
[Wednesday,31 December 2014, TNN]
Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama said the solution to 21st century's problems can be found through dialogue, talks, meetings and a spirit of reconciliation.Speaking at a public function in Pune on Wednesday, Dalai Lama said that India, despite its problems, is a very stable country. ..
Facebook accused of cowing to Chinese censors over Tibet monk video
[Tuesday,30 December 2014, Telegraph]
Facebook stands accused of cowing to censorship from China, after a video of a Tibetan monk's self-immolation was deleted from the website over Christmas. The footage, showing 37-year-old monk Kalshang Yeshi setting himself on fire in front of a police station in Sichuan province, was posted online by prominent Tibetan critic, writer and journalist Tsering Woeser...
Not a degree of freedom for Tibetans within China: US diplomat
[Friday,28 November 2014, PTI]
Tibetans within China do not enjoy freedom within the Communist nation, a top US diplomat has said after meeting Tibetan refugees in India and Nepal. The US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues, Sarah Sewall, who is also Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights talked of her assessment of human rights conditions...
Tibetan government-in-exile has unique economic model
[Thursday,27 November 2014, Montreal Gazette]
Most political leaders would say that running the economy ranks as one of their biggest tasks. But what if the people they govern are displaced in another country? How do you have an economy at all? That’s the challenge facing Lobsang Sangay, the 46-year-old political leader of the Central Tibetan Administration...
Tibetan Monk Detained After Solo Freedom Protest in Kardze
[Thursday,27 November 2014, RFA]
A young Tibetan monk was taken into custody on Wednesday in western China’s Sichuan province after launching a solitary protest challenging Beijing’s rule in Tibetan areas and calling for the return of exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, according to sources...
Canada-China ties worry Tibetan Prime Minister Sangay
[Wednesday,26 November 2014, The Globe and Mail]
The leader of Tibet’s exiled administration says he is concerned Canada’s push to boost economic ties with China could lead to investments that don’t respect Tibetan culture or spirituality. Lobsang Sangay, Prime Minister of the Central Tibetan Administration, told The Globe and Mail on Tuesday that he wants Tibetans to have a positive business...
Tibetan Groups Ask UN Envoy to Scrutinize Rights Charges Against Beijing
[Wednesday,26 November 2014, RFA]
New U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al Hussein should look closely at charges of blatant rights abuses and environmental concerns in Tibet if allowed by Beijing to visit the region,a group of 20 Tibetan writers, educators, and former political...
2011 Himachal currency haul: ED gives clean chit to Karmapa
[Tuesday,25 November 2014, PTI]
ED has given a clean chit and dropped charges of forex violations against Tibetan religious leader Ogyen Trinley Dorjee, four years after the Karmapa and his associates were charged with keeping illegal foreign and domestic currency worth about Rs 6 crore...
China builds hydroelectric dam on Brahmaputra in Tibet, India fears flash floods
[Tuesday,25 November 2014, TNN]
China has announced that it has completed a major hydropower dam on the Brahmaputra, called Yarlung Zangbo, in Tibet. The dam is bound to enhance fears in India and Bangladesh about flash floods and related risks like landslides involving lives of millions of people downstream...
Hacker-Hit Tibetan Monks 'Detach From Attachments'
[Thursday,13 November 2014, AP]
Buffeted by persistent cyberattacks, Tibetan monks are giving new meaning to their ancient creed: Detach from attachments. "Attachment can lead you to all sort of trouble and we Buddhists believe that non-attachment alone can lead you to happiness," ...
His Holiness the Dalai Lama sharing a joke with the audience during his talk at Chanakya Mandal Pariwar in Pune, Maharashtra, India on December 31, 2014. Photo/Jeremy Russell/OHHDLHis Holiness the Dalai Lama sharing a joke with the audience during his talk at Chanakya Mandal Pariwar in Pune, Maharashtra, India on December 31, 2014. Photo/Jeremy Russell/OHHDL
Audio & Video News

Dalai Lama: "Things are changing" for Tibet (SBS)
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Trisur Prof. Samdhong Rinpoche Talk on Dolgyal (TibetOnline TV)
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RFA Exclusive interview with His Holiness the Dalai Lama
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Nepal: End Crackdown on Tibetans (HRW)
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Statement of Mr. Dongchung Ngodup, Kalon for Department of Security, on the issue of Dhogyal during the 7th session of the 15th TPiE on 17th March, 2014.
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Preparing Globally Responsible Citizens
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Conversation with His Holiness the Dalai Lama honoring Nelson Mandela
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Self-Immolation in Tibet: Protest, Offering, Communication
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