McLEOD GANJ, India, 19 March 2019
As the Dalai Lama turns 84 in July, Tibetans consider this to be an obstacle year. The long-life offering and prayer ceremonies are to pacify obstacles and to fulfill all his wishes.
ON THE WEB, 17 March 2019
When Afghan refugee Abdul Aziz saw a man brandishing a gun outside his mosque in Christchurch, he ran towards the attacker armed with the only weapon he could find -- a hand-held credit card
ON THE WEB, 16 March 2019
Hundreds of thousands of young people skipped school across the globe on Friday to march through the streets for an international day of student protests aimed at pushing world leaders.
McLEOD GANJ, India, 16 March 2019
A meeting on strategies to sustain the exile Tibetan community and their struggle for a free Tibet will take place in McLeod Ganj with Tibetan leaders and activists from around the world.
One Tibetan’s greener grass in Bangkok
For Tibetan restaurateur Yangkyi la the grass is greener in Bangkok in the East, while many other Tibetans rather go West to US, Canada, or Europe, where they hope to find a better future.
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