Category Archives: Opinions
Will One Belt One Road meeting end up as damp squib?
20 May 2017 | NS Venkataraman
China claims that OBOR is all about trade, and that it has no political objective. However, this view will have no takers. ...
On Tibet, members of US Congress listen to their conscience
12 May 2017 | NS Venkataraman
The only person that China fears in the world is the Dalai Lama and his moral authority. China cannot silence the conscience of the world. ...
To poke this monstrous giant one needle at a time
2 May 2017 | Ugyen Gyalpo
His worldly views about Tibet and its people were totally opposite from mine, and I felt like he was a moving bluetooth loudspeaker connected to the propaganda of the Communist State. ...
China using economic muscle to gain dominance over others?
26 April 2017 | NS Venkataraman
The intentions of the Chinese government should really send signals of alarm to neighbouring countries about China’s increasingly dominant status and its ultimate goals. ...
Bye bye Yellow Book
24 April 2017 | Lobsang Wangyal
What does it mean that I have become a Tibetan-Indian? Will I start speaking in Hindi, move away from Tibetan society, change all my friends, and shun the Tibetan movement? ...
French presidential election 2017 and an uncertain future
18 April 2017 | Tenam
After the victory of Brexit and of Trump, will the French choose Frexit? ...
All US Presidents are the same on foreign policy
17 April 2017 | NS Venkataraman
Whether “mother” or “sister” bomb, many innocent people would have been wondering at the time of death why the bomb was falling on them and what mistake they had made. ...
On Atsok’s poem and Chinese propaganda
12 April 2017 | Choenyi Woser
A civilised society allows leaders, intellectuals, writers, and artists to freely express different views, and the public to participate in discussions and debates. ...
“One China” policy should exclude Tibet
9 April 2017 | NS Venkataraman
Tibet has all the claims to be an independent country following its own policies and programmes and beliefs. Tibet should never be a part of "one China policy". ...
Overlooking Chinese threat, Dalai Lama arrives in Tawang
8 April 2017 | Nava Thakuria
After a long journey, the Dalai Lama reached Tawang, which houses the second largest Buddhist monastery in the world after the Potala palace in Lhasa of Tibet. ...