Category Archives: Opinions
The God King: A parallel universe
21 October 2016 | Ugyen Gyalpo
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. ...
Can BRICS summit conceal India-China differences?
15 October 2016 | NS Venkataraman
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. ...
Genetic purification, and future of living beings
9 October 2016 | Mila Rangzen
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. ...
Obama’s sectarian appeal to African-Americans
2 October 2016 | NS Venkataraman
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? ...
Tibet: For whom does the bell toll?
30 September 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
"No man is an island" -- The Tibetan cause is a fight for you and your posterity’s survival on this earth. ...
Birds of the same feather don’t always flock together: A tale of two Tibetans
28 September 2016 | Ugyen Gyalpo
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. ...
Tibetans in exile should maintain their identity
25 September 2016 | NS Venkataraman
Tibetans in exile becoming citizens of other countries will aid the Chinese objectives of loss of Tibetan identity and denying the sovereignty of Tibet. ...
Why America needs Donald Trump: China
24 September 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
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. ...
Where is the world now after Paris Climate Conference?
18 September 2016 | NS Venkataraman
Will the Paris Agreement coming into force really make any significant difference, since there are many underlying issues that have not been addressed. ...
Mahatma Gandhi and HH the Dalai Lama
14 September 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
There is an old Chinese proverb “Humility receives benefits; arrogance invites ruin.” ...