Category Archives: Opinions

  • NS Venkataraman Why Prime Minister Modi deserves second term

    Strong committed leadership is the prerequisite for India’s big leap forward in the coming years. With his past record, Mr Modi has given the impression that he is the man for the job. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Dalai Lama: Made in India

    Regardless of where the reincarnation of His Holiness takes place, one thing is as certain as a new day coming after night: The China-chosen reincarnation will never be accepted by Tibetans. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal China in a flurry over next Dalai Lama

    As a bulwark against losing control of the next Dalai Lama, China has even created new laws and regulations about who and how Tibetan lamas can reincarnate. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Journalism is a service: Journalists must be allowed to function freely

    Nair spoke about the hardships journalists in India today face, especially if they are investigative journalists. He said India ranked low on the Press Freedom Index. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Launch worldwide anti-terror movement against China

    Now is the time to vigorously pursue the cause of anti-terrorism in the world and in this process, a world wide anti-terrorist movement against China is much needed. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Tibet can survive only if we let it

    I urge Tibetans who have given up hope on their own people because of their narrow-mindedness and conservative thinking, to come up and lead this moral fight. Tibet needs you more than ever. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Illusions of Jamyang Norbu

    Norbu's presumptuous folly fails to establish anything, but instead raises more questions about his real motive for attacking Samdhong Rinpoche. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Terrorists in Kashmir, China in Tibet, are the same thing

    One cannot see any difference in motive and character between terrorist attacks in Kashmir and other places in the world, and China’s aggression in Tibet from six decades back to the present ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo We will never change our native spiritual ways

    They can starve us, brainwash and bleach us Red But the iron spirit of Milarepa that lives within us, The fortitude and courage of Songsten Gampo that breathes within us, Will never yield. ...

  • NS Venkataraman China’s atrocious claim on India’s Arunachal Pradesh

    It is very clear that China’s claim to India’s province Arunachal Pradesh is part of a long-term strategy of occupying the neighbouring countries, with least regard for fairness or decorum. ...