Category Archives: Opinions
Will China face Hong Kong-type protest in Pakistan?
17 November 2019 | NS Venkataraman
In the coming decade, the real challenge for China’s totalitarian methods, expansionist plans, and aggressive postures will be in Pakistan. ...
Case no 20 and its Karma
8 November 2019 | Kunchok Gyatso
A fictional conversation between Penpa Tsering (PT) and Lobsang Sangay (LS). Tsering brought a defamation case against Sangay, and the court gave its verdict on 14 October 2019. ...
Losing ground to the Western psyche: India’s way
30 October 2019 | Nava Thakuria
Francois Gautier asserts that the Western media should at least respect the country with the wisest past, which still gives birth to humans with wonderful qualities. ...
Can the defendant in Case no 20 lose gracefully?
17 October 2019 | Tenzin Sangmo
It can only be hoped that the Tibetan public moves on and rise above regional and political affiliations in its reception of the verdict and not be swept into perpetual squabble. ...
Moving beyond Case no 20
14 October 2019 | Lobsang Wangyal
For now, the case is over. We don't have to think about it anymore. What we need to do is to leave behind those divisive battles of the past, and try to move forward. ...
Significant protest by Tibetans at Chennai
13 October 2019 | NS Venkataraman
The Tibetans, now scattered around the world, should derive confidence and inspiration from Tibetan protesters in Chennai, in conducting the freedom movement for Tibet. ...
Betrayal, greed, and myopic quest for self-interest
11 October 2019 | Ugyen Gyalpo
I deeply worry about the Tibetan people, stuck in this once-friendly neighbor, once a safe haven, now turned into maze of traps, a good neighbor now reduced to capricious blood suckers. ...
Targeting illegal migrants in India
9 October 2019 | Nava Thakuria
The Indian government has decided for screening of all illegal migrants taking shelter in the populous country though updating the National Register of Citizens. ...
Is Indian Prime Minister Modi trying to appease China?
5 October 2019 | NS Venkataraman
Modi is giving the impression that he is trying to appease China to buy peace with China. But peace with China cannot be bought by appeasment -- it can be won only by resisting. ...
Case no 20 and the Tibetan cause
28 September 2019 | André Gattolin
The requirement posed by Penpa Tsering's lawsuit is the only one that guarantees international support for the Tibetan cause in compliance with the Dalai Lama's intention for his people. ...