Category Archives: Opinions

  • Tsering Wangchuk Clarification regarding Middle Way Approach

    Distortions of information show that every individual must read and understand the MWA documents on their own merits and not through third-party interpretations. ...

  • Lobsang Yeshi Rise of Narendra Modi — and Tibetan hopes?

    Tibetans will be watching how Mr Modi balances India's national interest with her moral and humanitarian obligations, and hope that Tibetan interests are not compromised in the realpolitik. ...

  • Michael Schuman India’s Modi and China’s Xi: frenemies, or just plain enemies?

    With two nationalists in power, relations between the world's two most populous nations — India and China — could turn even frostier. ...

  • Lobsang Yeshi Panchsheel: Diplomatic gimmick or strategic surrender?

    Panchsheel and other appeasements have seriously failed to build a genuine friendly neighbourhood with China. It is imperative that the coming Indian Government make it a key priority. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal India voting rights: a watershed moment for Tibetans

    Would losing RC affect a Tibetan's refugee status in other countries? How much closer to a passport are Tibetans who have voting rights? ...

  • Johannes Nugroho After Crimea, China’s trip down memory lane worries its neighbours

    The recent annexation of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula by Russia will affect the way territorial disputes are handled throughout the globe. ...

  • Claude Arpi Nothing to celebrate about 60 years of Nehruvian folly

    The time has come to look into the history of the troubled years that led to the Panchsheel Agreement, and see what went wrong. ...

  • Shyam Saran 1962 – The view from Beijing

    The debate has been reignited over why India suffered a humiliating defeat in the 1962 Sino-Indian War, and whether lessons have been learnt even now. ...

  • Vijay Kranti A slave mindset

    Finding virtues in a dead enemy may be a great virtue in Buddhism, but is national hari-kiri in the struggle of nation striving for freedom and justice. ...

  • Londen Phuntsok The debacle of Tibet’s salvation

    The consciousness of the world must be re-instilled, and Tibet must be free from this debacle of salvation. ...