Yearly Archives: 2018

  • No obstruction surrendering RC in Dehra Dun: Police

    Tibetans living in Dehra Dun can surrender their Registration Certificates (RC) to apply for their passport, according to a communication from the Office of the Superintendent of Police. ...

  • North and South Korea hold historic summit

    North Korea leader Kim Jong-un and South Korea President Moon Jae-in held a historic summit Friday after shaking hands over the Military Demarcation Line that divides their countries. ...

  • China ramping up air power in Tibet: BS Dhanoa

    Indian Air Force Chief B S Dhanoa said China has been ramping up its aerial prowess in the "Tibetan Autonomous Region" bordering India and has a "credible mix" of military aircraft. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Contrast in West’s approach towards Syria and Tibet

    The contrast in approach of US and its allies towards Syria and Tibet is conspicuous and obvious: They will support a humanitarian cause only if it would serve their geopolitical interests. ...

  • Meeting Dalai Lama would spark ‘crisis’ with China: Macron

    French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday rejected the prospect of meeting with the Dalai Lama, saying doing so without consulting Beijing first would trigger a "crisis" with China. ...

  • Indian court jails popular guru for life over teen rape

    An Indian guru with millions of followers was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for raping a teenage devotee on the pretext of ridding her of evil spirits, his lawyer said. ...

  • Vijay Kranti Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet: Is Tibet on the hara-kiri path?

    Dr Sangay’s statement about the Dalai Lama’s return to Potala to ‘reunite’ with Tibetans is nothing short of official endorsement of the Chinese agenda on the Dalai Lama and Tibet. ...

  • The Tibet Question

    Despite six decades of Chinese rule, maintaining domestic stability in Tibet is a challenge for Beijing, JNU professor Swaran Singh tells Sapna Singh in an interview. ...

  • India’s Modi to visit China this week as rapprochement gathers pace

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit China later this week for an informal meeting with President Xi Jinping, as efforts at rapprochement gather pace following a testing year. ...

  • North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site

    Many US officials and experts doubt Kim’s sincerity about denuclearizing, viewing the recent flurry of diplomacy as a ploy to win relief from economic sanctions. ...