McLEOD GANJ, India, 19 April 2021
The Tibetan settlement of Dekiling has been put under indefinite lockdown after 138 infections of coronavirus cases in the last one week were recorded. Four elders are on ventilator support, and many others showed mild symptoms.
ON THE WEB, 18 April 2021
India’s capital New Delhi recorded 25,500 coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, with about one in three people tested returning a positive result, its chief minister said, urging the federal government to provide more hospital beds.
ON THE WEB, 17 April 2021
The global Covid-19 death toll passed three million on Saturday as the pandemic speeds up despite vaccination campaigns, leading countries like India to impose new lockdowns to fight spiralling infection numbers.
WINDSOR, England, 17 April 2021
As military bands played and a procession of royals escorted his coffin to the church, Prince Philip was laid to rest Saturday in a funeral ceremony that honoured his lifetime of service to the UK, the crown and his wife the Queen.
Have the Chithues gone insane?
By Kalsang Namgyal
A Western leader had said that democracy is rule by fools Witnessing how much harm is caused by the guardians of democracy if they lack qualifications, it reminds me that democracy is not suitable for our society.
Another Place: A review of the novel
Tsering Wangyal's novel Another Place reveals the dilemma for the true restoration of Tibetan and Chinese freedom: Undermined by many factors that the Tibetan population, including the Dharamshala establishment, has to overcome.