Category Archives: Opinions

  • NS Venkataraman Dalai Lama’s visit to Mongolia: The shape of things to come

    Tibetans should use this opening given by Mongolia of receiving the Dalai Lama, and inject more dynamism and impetus to the campaign for freedom of Tibet. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo A cherished second life

    No matter how successful you have become as a refugee, it is morally imperative that you must never forget where we all came from and from what challenged environmental roots we all grew. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Mr Modi’s demonetisation move reflects his commitment to the cause

    While the demonetisation drive reflects Mr Modi’s commitment to the cause, his strength of character and determination will take him through. ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Lobsang Wangyal: The show must go on

    I don’t own as large and strong heart as Lobsang to take things in my stride, but as long as it makes news and keeps Tibet from fading from public memory, you have to be Lobsang Wangyal. ...

  • 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? ...