Category Archives: Opinions

  • NS Venkataraman Communist China facilitating World Buddhist forum: Ironic and deceitful

    It is not clear whether Buddhists around the world have protested adequately against this act of the Chinese government in facilitating the Buddhist forum meeting in China. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Celebrating National Press Day in India

    As we celebrate National Press Day, we pay tribute to the Press Council of India, as it continues to symbolize a free and responsible press in the largest democracy of the world. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Is President Trump as chaotic as described?

    Ever since Donald Trump emerged as the candidate of the Republican party for US Presidential election, he has been bitterly criticized by the opposition as well as the media. ...

  • Norbu Tsering Palden Tsok-Tso Chok – My take on our Parliamentary sessions

    What distinguishes us from others is the fact that at the risk of falling prey to the dormant disunifying chaos of democracy, we have very bravely adopted democracy come what may. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Unbreakable Spirit

    The Tibetan spirit remains unshattered and pure as before. Amongst everyone and everything, I have faith and belief in the Tibetan people in and outside of Tibet. ...

  •  Nava Thakuria Waiting for a new regime in Thimphu

    Bhutan is going for its third national (general) elections on 18 October. Two political parties are in the contest for the new regime in Thimphu. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Mahatma Gandhi: Ultimate benchmark for human beings

    Humans have a benchmark and standard for life that Mahatma Gandhi's way of living created. For worthy individuals wherever they are in the world, it should be a desirable goal to reach. ...

  • Norbu Tsering Changes required in our election rules

    Many factors have led to irresponsible use of political freedom in the name of democracy, and regional sentiments are out-weighing our need for national unity. ...

  • Ngawang Choechen Do we need changes in our Parliament system?

    Do we need to amend election laws in line with changing circumstances? We certainly need some drastic changes now and should start discussion about it during the current session. ...

  • Mila Rangzen No preliminary elections: Better for Tibetan unity and cause

    two-round elections do not guarantee the best. We Tibetans must stop fearing to venture on an untravelled path, but rather evolve with the changing times and adapt to the demands of Unity. ...