Yearly Archives: 2018
India says ready to offer visa, but Karmapa Ogyen yet to respond
29 December 2018 | Rahul Tripathi
India has informed Tibetan religious leader Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje that it is ready to give him a visa on his newly acquired Commonwealth of Dominica passport but he is yet to respond. ...
Ties Between India And China “Back On Normal Track”: Report
29 December 2018
Ties between India and China have returned to a "normal track" and there have been positive developments like Beijing giving market access to Indian products, but much is yet to be done. ...
High expectations for Bhutan Premier’s India visit
28 December 2018 | Nava Thakuria
As a reciprocal gesture, Bhutan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering is visiting India with a three-day official visit schedule from 27 December. ...
India does not recognise Ogyen Trinley Dorje as the 17th Karmapa Lama, say sources
27 December 2018 | Geeta Mohan
India is upset about the fact that Dorje did not bother to inform authorities about his newly-obtained passport. ...
Tenzin Yonten crowned new Miss Tibet in New York
23 December 2018 | Tibet Sun Online News
Tenzin Yonten, 23, a film and business student from New York, was crowned the new Miss Tibet 2018 in a glittering ceremony in New York City late last night. ...
Tibet Act a gargantuan bluff by US
21 December 2018
The US is the first choice of many Chinese students who want to study abroad, but they need to be more cautious from now on. ...
China says ‘resolutely opposes’ new US law on Tibet
21 December 2018 | Philip Wen
China denounced the United States on Thursday for passing a new law on restive Tibet, saying it was “resolutely opposed” to the US legislation on what China considers an internal affair. ...
US President signs Tibet Reciprocal Access bill into law
20 December 2018 | Tibet Sun Online News
US Pres Donald Trump signed into law the "Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act", promoting the same free access for US citizens to travel in Tibet as Chinese citizens receive to travel in the US. ...
Tibetans seeking justice for man beaten by local Indians
19 December 2018 | Tibet Sun Online News
Tibetans are petitioning to get justice for an elderly Tibetan man allegedly beaten by 12 local Indians within the premises of the Central Tibetan Administration on the night of 14 December. ...
China marks 40-year economic rise as clouds gather
18 December 2018 | Laurent Thomet
China celebrates Tuesday the 40th anniversary of its transformative "reform and opening up" policy, which turned the world's most populous country into an economic juggernaut. ...