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Dr Lobsang Sangay was sworn-in for the second time as the Sikyong of the Tibetan in-exile government in presence of His Holiness Dalai Lama, thousand of Tibetans and Tibetan-supporters in the oath- taking ceremony Friday, May 27, at the main temple in Dharamshala, India.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared class XII board examination results on 21 May 2016, Saturday.

Dharamshala - The Chinese government’s campaign to suppress peaceful dissent in Tibetan areas has continued to produce a high rate of detentions, prosecutions, and convictions since the outbreak of widespread unrest eight years ago, Human Rights Watch said in a new report released on Monday, May 23, 2016.

Dharamshala — The spiritual leasder of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his condolences over the flash floods and landslides in Sri Lanka.

On the eve of World Press Freedom Day, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is launching "Great year for censorship", an ironic campaign about 12 heads of state who will be throwing parties tomorrow to celebrate their victories over media freedom.

Two 5.3-magnitude earthquakes hit parts of Tibet Sunday, May 22, 2016, but no damage was reported so far, Chinese authorities said.

Dharamshala — The root causes of protest by Tibetans in Tibet against the Chinese communist regime, including self-immolations, stem from a wide range of factors such as, violent political repression, cultural assimilation, economic marginalisation, ethnic discrimination, nomadic displacement and environmental destruction.

Some thoughts about the recent Tibetan elections.
Elections for the post of Sikyong (Prime Minister of the CTA) as well for Assembly of Tibetan People’s Deputies were recently held.

Soon after the name of the new elected Tibetan Prime Minister was announced and as Lobsang Sangay pledged to be more active on the Tibetan front, the Communist government in Beijing once more demonstrated how hard it works to prepare the post-Dalai Lama era.

In November 1949, the Tibetan Cabinet in Lhasa wrote to the American Secretary of State, requesting the US’ support for Tibet’s admission to the UN:

China’s attempts to export its censorship and authoritarianism raise serious questions for all European countries.

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.

Kalon Gyari Dolma recently acclaimed works of former political prisoners and encouraged Tibetans to amplify their own voices in the world through platform of media in an occasion of a new book launch.

Dharamshala — Dharamshala International Film Festival 2015 (DIFF), to be held from November 5 to 8, will have 37 films from 18 countries this year which explore the skills involved in front of the cameras and behind the scenes.

Dharamshala Six hill beauties from the Himalayan regions, including Tibet will vie for the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2015 crown in the Himalayan hill town of McLeod Ganj, the pageant organiser has announced on Friday.

Oxford, UK — "Changing the world is up to us. If each of us tries, the next generation may see a happier, more peaceful world emerge," said the spiritual leader of Tibet His Holiness the Dalai Lama. His Holiness was speaking at Magdalen College in Oxford Monday at the start of a nine-day visit to the UK.

Dharamshala — The overall growth of children depends on the need to invest in education and the role of parents, said Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay at the inauguration of the First Parents’ Conference of Tibetan Schools on Tuesday, August 11. The three-day conference was organized by the Department of Education at the Lower TCV School.

Dharamshala — Celebrating the 80th birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, a Tibetan man this week said he is planning to wear only traditional Tibetan dresses for a year.

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More than 100 Tibetans have protested against Chinese mining operations at a site considered sacred by local Tibetan residents, drawing a large police force to the area and prompting fears of clashes.

New Tibet Watch report details role of religious institutions in political activism in Tibet. Tibet’s “intolerable” monasteries details how monasteries have become the sole institutions inside Tibet with genuine legitimacy for the Tibetan people.

New Delhi —  Showing concern for others and conducting ourselves in an honest and truthful way, is cultivating warm-heartedness, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said during his talk at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi, India on April 9, 2016.

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