Tag Archives: Democracy

  • Tibetan Elections: Official preliminary round 2021 results

    The Election Commission of CTA announced the results of the preliminary round of the 2021 Tibetan Elections on 8 February 2021. The polling was held on 3 January to elect candidates for the final voting for Sikyong and 45 Chitues. ...

  • Tibetan Elections: Preliminary round results and fallout

    With much enthusiasm and excitement, more than 60 thousand Tibetans in over 30 countries took part in the preliminary round of elections to choose their new leader known as Sikyong and the members of the Tibetan exile Parliament. ...

  • Five Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters seek asylum in United States

    Five Hong Kong protesters who reportedly fled to Taiwan by boat six months ago have arrived in the United States and intend to seek asylum, according to an activist group. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Trump lost in one stroke whatever he gained in four years

    When Trump supporters stormed into the Capitol, Trump lost all reputation. Several world leaders have condemned the acts of people rioting against the election verdict. Everyone thinks that Trump instigated his supporters in these acts. ...

  • Tibetan Elections: Penpa Tsering and Kaydor Aukatsang final candidates

    As the preliminary round of elections draws to a close, results show Penpa Tsering as the front-runner for the post of Sikyong. Kelsang Dorjee Aukatsang trailing second will challenge Tsering in the final round in April. ...

  • Tibetan Elections: Gyari Dolma gives final campaign shot in exile capital

    Giving her final shot before Election Day in the heart of Tibetan politics in McLeod Ganj, Gyari Dolma said she's ready to take on the responsibility as Sikyong to work for Tibet and the Tibetan community. ...

  • Yangchen Nangpa Thondup Tsering: A chithue candidate who walks the talk

    As a Tibetan-American living in North America, I want my Chithue candidate to be a mission-driven leader who instills a passion for Tibetan identity and the Tibet cause through zealous advocacy and activism. ...

  • Coronavirus: Voting threatened for Tibetans living in Europe

    Concerns over a new more infectious variant of coronavirus detected in the United Kingdom is making voting in the elections tricky for the Tibetans living there. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Who does Lobsang Wangyal endorse for Sikyong 2021?

    In the spirit of choosing the most eligible person, as opposed to choices based on tribal affiliations, I have decided to choose my Sikyong based on their qualifications rather than anything else. ...

  • Kalsang Tsering Why do many people place their hope on Ngodup Dongchung for Sikyong?

    If we go wrong this time, it will not only be a very costly mistake, but will also result in the loss of many opportunities that will be difficult to rectify. ...