Category Archives: Opinions

  • Lobsang Wangyal India’s Karmapa conundrum

    India should have been relieved to see a spy leave the country -- but no, India wants its "Chinese spy" back. ...

  • Dhundup Tsering Time for CTA to distribute vacant houses to new-arrival refugees

    I am writing about the relationship of Tibetans taking Indian citizenship and the shortage of housing for Tibetans who have recently arrived from Tibet. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Fear they thought they left behind

    Fear, that our people thought they had left behind, knocks ever closer in our home away from home. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Threats to scribes now omnipresent

    If nations want journalists to continue to do their risky jobs for the greater public interest, their security along with justice must be ensured. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Need for global migrant policy

    Whether initiated by a government or due to ethnic conflicts, political unrest, or civil wars, people have been forced to flee their country and enter another region as illegal migrants. ...

  •  Mila Rangzen Separating Tibetan families: Protected Area Permit for settlements

    If Tibetans with foreign passports do not pose a threat to Indian security nor to Tibetan culture in the settlements, why didn't CTA review the PAP requirement with the Govt of India? ...

  • Paul Grogan Buddhism and ecologically-sustainable living

    Tibetan Buddhism provides a very powerful over-arching framework for us to address the ecological crisis and achieve more sustainable living for our society. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Will Modi succeed in making India a Hindu Nation?

    The debate relating to Bill 2016 asks if it is only a ploy to safeguard Hindu refugees from neighbouring countries, or a plan by Hindu-centric forces to make India a Hindu Nation. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Dreaming World Cup for Tibet

    Every time during the World Cup, when the players come out of the dugout and their national anthems are played, I am sore at heart and left imagining how it would be if Tibet were there ...

  • Sharchok Khukta The title “President” for Sikyong is not legal

    Since there have been many who have put forth questions regarding the usage of the title "President" in English for "Sikyong", I will answer in one presentation for all. ...