Monthly Archives: November 2018

  • Tibetan freedom fighter Palden Gyatso passes away

    He remained active in the Tibetan freedom struggle up until his last breath. Even at an advanced age, he traveled the world raising his voice in various platforms for a free Tibet. ...

  • Modi and Xi aim to build on thaw in ties at G20 meeting

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet on the sidelines of a G20 meeting this week, aiming to build on a thaw in ties after a military standoff. ...

  • McLeod Ganj finally gets attention from local authorities

    Local authorities are at last taking the initiative to clean up McLeod Ganj. Sanitation Supervisor Surindar Shukla said there are proposals for improvements, including adding recycling. ...

  • US fires tear gas into Mexico to repel migrants

    US authorities shut the country’s busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into Mexico on Sunday to repel Central American migrants approaching the border. ...

  • Tibetans raise $7,236 for California wildfire victims

    Tibetan Association of Northern California raised $7,236 for California wildfire victims. Richmond Mayor Tom Butt gave appreciation to TANC, and thanked everyone for their supportive hands. ...

  • Conference of Tibetan religious heads postponed indefinitely

    The 13th Religious Conference of the Schools of Tibetan Buddhism and Bon Tradition has been postponed indefinitely, according to a press release from the Department of Religion and Culture. ...

  • India, China resolve to intensify efforts to find solution to boundary question

    India and China on Saturday resolved to "intensify" their efforts to achieve a "fair, reasonable and mutually acceptable" solution to the vexed boundary question at an early date. ...

  • Four killed as gunmen attack Chinese consulate in Karachi

    Four people were killed on Friday when gunmen armed with hand grenades and a suicide vest stormed the Chinese consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi, officials said. ...

  • Local residents and CTA at loggerheads over gate plan

    The plans of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) to erect a gate at the entrance of their establishment in Dharamshala have landed it in a row with locals. ...

  • Nyingma head Kathok Getse Rinpoche dies after accident

    Nyingma head Kathok Getse Rinpoche has passed away in Nepal following an automobile accident two days ago at Hattiban, a village an hour from Kathmandu, according to sources. ...