Category Archives: Opinions

  • NS Venkataraman Contrast in West’s approach towards Syria and Tibet

    The contrast in approach of US and its allies towards Syria and Tibet is conspicuous and obvious: They will support a humanitarian cause only if it would serve their geopolitical interests. ...

  • Vijay Kranti Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet: Is Tibet on the hara-kiri path?

    Dr Sangay’s statement about the Dalai Lama’s return to Potala to ‘reunite’ with Tibetans is nothing short of official endorsement of the Chinese agenda on the Dalai Lama and Tibet. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Mila Rangzen — The Red Lamb of U-Tsang

    I am the Red Lamb of our U-Tsang region, recognizing the grievances against us and calling for total separation from the Khampas and Amdowas. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Neutralizing the messengers in India

    If the nation wants the journalists to do the risky jobs for the greater interest always, their security along with justice must also be ensured. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Nepal joining OBOR will be historical mistake

    Prime Minister Oli of Nepal has rejected the concerns expressed by several well-wishers of Nepal that Nepal joining the One Belt One Road initiative (OBOR) could lead to a death trap. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal What if the protesters bring Lobsang Sangay to court?

    Should the issue end up in court, it will not only be about Lobsang Sangay and the protesters, but will reflect badly on Tibet, as well as the Dalai Lama. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Can China afford a trade war?

    It is extremely doubtful as to whether China can sustain a trade war, since the Chinese economy would virtually collapse if the export of Chinese products were to be considerably curbed. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal No need to thank India — just grow up a little

    CTA is the hope and heart of six million Tibetans. We need to see some maturity in it. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Time for civic engagement on our political science

    When knowledge and exuberant ignorance collide, when maturity and immature impulsive minds meet, it’s time that we look into the sapling minds of our younger generation. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Sikyong Sangay, the ball is in your court now!

    The 10-point grenade of accusations from Lobsang Sangay did not burst on Penpa Tsering. It just refused to do so. It backfired. ...