Indian journalist arrested on suspicion of spying for China

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept 21: The New Delhi police arrested a veteran Indian journalist Rajeev Sharma on Sept. 14 under the Indian Official Secrets...

Dalai Lama’s office urges caution after fake letter in social media

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 21: A day after a widely circulated fake letter in the name of the Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai...

British MP urges UK government to change its stance on Tibet

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 19: British MP Chris Law along with Advocate Nima Binara urged the UK government to change its stance back to...

Opinion: China’s Confucius Institute: A Trojan Horse in the Academia

By Dr. Ngawang Phuntsog In recent years, CIs have come under scrutiny as they are viewed as massive “soft power” campaigns. The Hanban Website indicates...

Dalai Lama hopes Covid-19 vaccine will be developed soon

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 17: The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Thursday said that a concerted global effort to develop...

China cracks down on Mongolians after language reform protests, 9 deaths...

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 17: More than 4000 protestors were arrested in the Chinese controlled Inner Mongolia where the natives are demonstrating against the...

Nine Tibetans slapped with separatism charges in Kardze

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 15: Nine Tibetans have reportedly been sentenced for “inciting splittism” by the Kardze (Chinese: Ganzi) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Intermediate People’s...

Tibetan political prisoner released after eight years

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept.15: Tibetan political prisoner Phagpa Kyab was released after he completed an eight year sentence in prison for his alleged involvement...

Opinion: Need to relocate Tibet on India’s national mindscape

By Vijay Kranti Relations between India and Tibet date back to the eras when the concept of modern political nation state had yet to emerge;...

Dalai Lama calls for unified global action against climate change at...

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 14: The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has called for a unified global action from leaders against...

Dalai Lama wishes to visit Taiwan “if Beijing allows”

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 11: Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Sunday said that he wishes to visit Taiwan in 2021 if...

27 monks test positive for Covid-19 in Mundgod, settlement under lockdown

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 11: A new cluster case of Covid-19 has been discovered in Doeguling Tibetan settlement with 27 monks from Gaden Shartse...

Tashi Topgyal to run for Sikyong office for the second time

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept.10: Tashi Topgyal who ran for Sikyong elections in 2016 announced his candidature on Wednesday through his official Facebook account. He...

Kasur Ngodup Dongchung to run for 2021 Sikyong election

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 9: The incumbent Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in New Delhi, Ngodup Dongchung will run for the 2021...

Don’t let China host the 2022 Winter Olympics, activists urge IOC

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 9: Five Dharamshala-based Tibetan organizations, held a press conference on Wednesday to urge the International Olympic Committee to reverse their...

Two Tibetan nomads arrested for speaking out against confiscation of their...

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 8: Two Tibetan nomads in Eastern Tibet have reportedly been arrested for speaking out against Chinese government authorities who confiscated...

Activists claim victory as Apple introduces New Human Rights Policy

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Sept. 8: Tech giant Apple introduced its maiden ‘Human Rights Policy’ last week after growing pressure from shareholders and protest from...