Monthly Archives: January 2018
Dalai Lama’s office denies receiving $1 million for appearance as reported by Daily Mail
28 January 2018 | Tibet Sun Online News
The Office of the Dalai Lama rejected an online newspaper's allegation that the Dalai Lama took $1 million to endorse a controversial organisation in the US. ...
Dr Yeshi Dhonden honoured with Padma Shri Award
26 January 2018 | Tibet Sun Online news
Dr Yeshi Dhonden, former personal physician to the Dalai Lama, has been named as one of 73 recipients of this year's Padma Shri Award, the fourth highest civilian award of India. ...
Time for civic engagement on our political science
26 January 2018 | Ugyen Gyalpo
When knowledge and exuberant ignorance collide, when maturity and immature impulsive minds meet, it’s time that we look into the sapling minds of our younger generation. ...
Dalai Lama was paid $1 million to endorse women-branding ‘sex cult’
24 January 2018 | Ryan Parry
The religious leader was paid to speak at an event hosted by NXIVM - a self-help organization described by former members as a 'sex cult'. ...
Sikyong Sangay, the ball is in your court now!
20 January 2018 | Mila Rangzen
The 10-point grenade of accusations from Lobsang Sangay did not burst on Penpa Tsering. It just refused to do so. It backfired. ...
Two bombs found in Bodh Gaya amid tight security for Dalai Lama
20 January 2018
Two bombs were found from the Bodh Gaya pilgrimage centre near Gaya on Friday night following a small explosion-like sound amid stringent security measures in view of the Dalai Lama's stay. ...
India test-fires missile amid perceived threats from China, Pakistan
18 January 2018 | Reuters Staff
India tested its longest-range intercontinental missile on Thursday, the defense ministry said, part of efforts to build a nuclear deterrent against neighboring Pakistan and China. ...
North and South Korea to march together in Olympics
17 January 2018 | Hyonhee Shin and Christine Kim
The two Koreas will field a combined women’s ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month’s Winter Olympics in the South, Seoul said on Wednesday. ...
Netanyahu disappointed by Modi’s rejection of Jerusalem as capital of Israel
15 January 2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he was "disappointed" by India's refusal to back recognition of Jerusalem as his country's capital but would not let it spoil his visit. ...
India vows to handle China’s ‘assertiveness’
13 January 2018 | Abhaya Srivastava
India will handle China's growing assertiveness and has stepped up patrols on their disputed border to head off more standoffs, the country's top army officer declared Friday. ...