MCLEOD GANJ, India, 10 December 2013
A college student has been found dead in his room, an apparent suicide. The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Tenzin Losel from College for Higher Tibetan Studies, Sarah.
NEW DELHI, India, 9 December 2013
The Dalai Lama will not attend memorial services for fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela in South Africa, where the Buddhist spiritual leader has twice been unable to obtain a visa.
BANGKOK, Thailand, 9 December 2013
Thailand's premier called a snap election Monday to try to defuse the kingdom's political crisis, but protesters kept up their fight to topple the government with an estimated 140,000 demonstrators.