Category Archives: News

  • Two Tibetans held for protesting Chinese FM’s visit

    Two Tibetans were detained by police when they tried to enter the venue of the trilateral meeting among foreign ministers of Russia, India and China. ...

  • Tibetan monk dies from torture in Chinese detention

    A Tibetan monk from Drepung Monastery died from torture in a Chinese detention centre in Lhasa in August. ...

  • UK Tibetans welcome new representative

    Tibetans in UK welcomed the new representative of the Dalai Lama Mr Thubten Samdup and bid farewell to outgoing Tsering Tashi. ...

  • Education key for Tibet’s future: Miss Tibet

    Tenzin Choezom, a twenty-year-old student from Dharamshala, was crowned the new Miss Tibet on Sunday night, and said that education is the key to achieve the goal of a Free Tibet. Dr BK Modi, a renowned Industrialist and the chairman of Spice and India Splendour, crowned the new Miss Tibet and presented the cheque of 100,000 rupees. ...

  • Miss Tibet Pageant started with swimsuit

    The first round of the Spice India Splendour Miss Tibet Pageant 2009 started with the swimsuit round. A three-member jury adjudged the contestants. ...

  • China starts building fifth airport in Tibet

    China has started building a fifth civil airport in restless and mountainous Tibet, hoping to boost the number of visitors to the remote region. ...

  • Dalai Lama guard recalls leader’s dramatic escape

    Sitting in his riverside house in north Delhi, Ratu Ngawang casts his mind back 50 years and recalls how he helped smuggle the Dalai Lama to safety. ...

  • Dhumal asks Centre to introduce ID cards for Tibetans

    The Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Prem Kumar Dhumal has asked the government of India to introduce photo identity cards to Tibetans living in the state, ...

  • Hu Jintao takes personal charge of fight against Charter 08

    There is little chance that the Chinese government can snuff out Charter 08, the most serious intellectual challenge to the Communist Party since the student-led protests of 1989, ...

  • Tibetan Youth Congress refutes China terror allegations

    The Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) rejected the Chinese accusations calling it a terrorist group, releasing a book clarifying its stand. ...