Category Archives: Opinions

  • Tenzin Tsedup Tibetan democracy calls for next big leap

    With the devolution of political power to the elected Tibetan leadership, it is upon us to initiate the next democratic and electoral reform. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Why should Asian nations be cautious about China?

    With territorial ambitions of China becoming clear, and China's developing confidence that it will be a superpower in the world, its Asian neighbours need to exercise caution. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo The God King: A parallel universe

    It is imperative that His Holiness the Dalai Lama should reincarnate within his lifetime at a place of his choosing, to charter an unfinished course and embolden our spirits. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Can BRICS summit conceal India-China differences?

    The ground reality that can be clearly seen is that the India-China relationship is on slippery ground, with both countries viewing each other with more suspicion than faith. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Genetic purification, and future of living beings

    All attempts by humans to find answers to our problems have failed because we humans were not visionary enough, not revolutionary enough, and obviously not bold enough. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Obama’s sectarian appeal to African-Americans

    Does he think that African-Americans living in the US would not think for themselves about the policies and programmes of the Presidential candidates before exercising their franchise? ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Tibet: For whom does the bell toll?

    "No man is an island" -- The Tibetan cause is a fight for you and your posterity’s survival on this earth. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Birds of the same feather don’t always flock together: A tale of two Tibetans

    I wish that the tale of these two Tibetans could have the best part of their differences thawed and ironed, and birds of the same feather once again feel like belonging to the same family. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Tibetans in exile should maintain their identity

    Tibetans in exile becoming citizens of other countries will aid the Chinese objectives of loss of Tibetan identity and denying the sovereignty of Tibet. ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Why America needs Donald Trump: China

    The need of the hour is brazenness, of the type shown by Donald Trump, the one who has the audacity to say “China is a manipulator, grand master level,” and get tough. ...