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

Nepal: End Crackdown on Tibetans (Human Rights Watch)
TIBET IN THE NEWS...
Monks Among Five Held in Tibet on Suspicion of Challenging Chinese Rule
[Friday,18 April 2014, RFA]
Chinese authorities in Tibet have detained two monks and three other Tibetans for suspected involvement in activities challenging Beijing's rule, such as painting independence slogans, holding prayers for those who "sacrificed" their lives for the Tibetan cause and having politically sensitive information on their mobile phones...
Sikyong Launches Tibet Policy Institutes’s New Website
[Wednesday,16 April 2014, TibetNet]
Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay today unveiled tibetpolicy.net, the new website of Tibet Policy Institute, a think tank of the Central Tibetan Administration based in Dharamshala. He also launched a book titled ‘Current Leaders inside Tibet’ compiled and published by the Tibetan think tank. The book is currently available only in Tibetan...
Tibetan man sets himself on fire in Kham Tawu, Tibet
[Tuesday,15 April 2014, TPI]
A Tibetan man set himself on fire on 15 April in Tawu county in Kham region of eastern Tibet to protest against Chinese oppression. The man, identified as 32-year-old Trinley Namgyal, self-immolated in an apparent protest against the Chinese government's continuing repressive policies in Tibetan regions...
Tibetan Youth Detained Following Solitary Protest
[Thursday,10 April 2014, RFA]
A young Tibetan was taken into custody Tuesday by police in western China’s Sichuan province after he walked alone along a public road, scattering paper flyers and shouting slogans challenging Beijing’s rule in Tibetan areas, sources said. The April 8 protest in Manikengo town in Sichuan’s Dege county...
How I start my day: Dalai Lama
[Monday,07 April 2014, TNN]
I believe a good morning is the beginning of a good day. If we wake up in the morning and are happy, even if we face small irritants, we can cope with them. If we wake up in a bad mood or are unhappy, even the smallest problem will make us angry.Mental attitude is very important...
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives in Japan
[Sunday,06 April 2014, TibetNet]
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives in Japan on Sunday morning for a 12-day visit from 7-18 April. Representative Lhakpa Tshoko, staff members of the Office of Tibet, representatives of Shinto religious organisation and long time Japanese supporters and well-wishers welcomed His Holiness at the airport...
Tibetans in Nepal say they were held for weeks
[Saturday,05 April 2014, AP]
Tibetan refugees in Nepal said today they were held for weeks in police custody without charges or access to legal aid in a sign that authorities are bowing to pressure from China. Sonam Chodon and Sonam Tashi said they were picked up by police who broke up a small rally in front of the Chinese Embassy's visa office on March 10...
Tibetan museum comes up with exhibition on self-immolations
[Saturday,05 April 2014, TNN]
Known for the unique way of portraying their cause before the world, the Tibetan government in exile has come up with a new exhibition in the wake of self-immolations by Tibetans inside Tibet. The exhibition consists of 27 panels in Tibetan, English and Hindi languages...
Tibetan Village Leaders Sentenced for Anti-Flag Campaign
[Saturday,05 April 2014, RFA]
Two Tibetan leaders of a village at the center of a campaign resisting forced displays of loyalty to China have been sentenced to long terms in jail, with their families unsure of their present whereabouts or condition according to sources in the region and in exile...
I support Dalai Lama's 'middle-path approach' for Tibet's meaningful autonomy: Ogyen Trinley Dorjee
[Friday,04 April 2014, ET]
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is my spiritual and temporal leader and has been like a father figure for me in Dharamsala. I unequivocally support for the 'Middle way approach' advocated by the Dalai Lama. He is the one and only leader who would provide leadership in this momentous task, not just in this life but in future lives as well...
Tibetans Repressed in Nepal, Rights Group Finds
[Wednesday,02 April 2014, NY Times]
Tibetan refugees living in Nepal face tighter curbs on freedom of expression and assembly as the tiny Himalayan nation succumbs to pressure from neighbour China, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Tuesday.Nepal is home to more than 20,000 Tibetans...
Medicine Buddha Empowerment in the Theckchen Chöling Tsuglagkhang
[Monday,31 March 2014, Dalailama.com]
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived promptly in the Theckchen Chöling Tsuglagkhang this morning to commence preparatory procedures for the Medicine Buddha empowerment he was to give. An eager crowd of Tibetans and people from abroad packed the temple area and the garden below...
Tibetan Communist who urged reconciliation with Dalai Lama dies
[Monday,31 March 2014, Reuters]
Phuntso Wangye, a veteran Tibetan Communist leader who became an outspoken critic of Beijing's hardline policies towards the Himalayan region, died on Sunday, his son said. He was 91. "He left this morning," Phuntso's son, Phunkham, told Reuters by telephone...
His Holiness the Dalai Lama greeting some of the members of the crowd on his way to the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, HP, India on March 31, 2014. Photo/Lobsang Tsering/OHHDL
His Holiness the Dalai Lama greeting some of the members of the crowd on his way to the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, HP, India on March 31, 2014. Photo/Lobsang Tsering/OHHDL
Audio & Video News

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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His Holiness's Message to the Tibetans in Salugara
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Dalai Lama talks about self-immolation (Times Now)
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Meeting with Foreigners in Mundgod
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Tibetans vs China's Xi Jinping: Gangnam Style
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