Category Archives: Opinions

  • NS Venkataraman Will China face Hong Kong-type protest in Pakistan?

    In the coming decade, the real challenge for China’s totalitarian methods, expansionist plans, and aggressive postures will be in Pakistan. ...

  • Kunchok Gyatso Case no 20 and its Karma

    A fictional conversation between Penpa Tsering (PT) and Lobsang Sangay (LS). Tsering brought a defamation case against Sangay, and the court gave its verdict on 14 October 2019. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Losing ground to the Western psyche: India’s way

    Francois Gautier asserts that the Western media should at least respect the country with the wisest past, which still gives birth to humans with wonderful qualities. ...

  • Tenzin Sangmo Can the defendant in Case no 20 lose gracefully?

    It can only be hoped that the Tibetan public moves on and rise above regional and political affiliations in its reception of the verdict and not be swept into perpetual squabble. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Moving beyond Case no 20

    For now, the case is over. We don't have to think about it anymore. What we need to do is to leave behind those divisive battles of the past, and try to move forward. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Significant protest by Tibetans at Chennai

    The Tibetans, now scattered around the world, should derive confidence and inspiration from Tibetan protesters in Chennai, in conducting the freedom movement for Tibet. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Betrayal, greed, and myopic quest for self-interest

    I deeply worry about the Tibetan people, stuck in this once-friendly neighbor, once a safe haven, now turned into maze of traps, a good neighbor now reduced to capricious blood suckers. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Targeting illegal migrants in India

    The Indian government has decided for screening of all illegal migrants taking shelter in the populous country though updating the National Register of Citizens. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Is Indian Prime Minister Modi trying to appease China?

    Modi is giving the impression that he is trying to appease China to buy peace with China. But peace with China cannot be bought by appeasment -- it can be won only by resisting. ...

  • André Gattolin Case no 20 and the Tibetan cause

    The requirement posed by Penpa Tsering's lawsuit is the only one that guarantees international support for the Tibetan cause in compliance with the Dalai Lama's intention for his people. ...