Tag Archives: Democracy

  • Kelsang Tsering Why not Dongchung Ngodup for Sikyong 2021?

    We need a leader who has a strong moral stand and integrity in this troubled world. We need a leader whose loyalty to the Tibetan nation and Tibetan people is insurmountable and unquestionable. ...

  • Tashi Wangyal Time for new faces in Tibetan Parliament

    Replacing the old MPs with new faces can definitely bring a different air and dynamic to the Parliament, which is much needed in my opinion. ...

  • Tsewang Rigzin Sikyong election 2021 and our collective future

    Based on four key parameters, I have shown that my candidate for the 2021 Sikyong election is Kasur Ngodup Dongchung. ...

  • Golok Jigme Gyatso Ngodup Dongchung for Sikyong 2021: A man of exceptionally high calibre

    I appeal to my fellow Tibetans to choose the right person by giving the highest consideration to our common cause and the critical situation that we are facing right now. ...

  • Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong reveals fear of arrest

    Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong told Sunday how he constantly feared arrest following the imposition of a new security law in Hong Kong, in a virtual appearance at British book festival. ...

  • Tibetan voting registration to commence on 1 September

    The Election Commission of the CTA announced the voter's registration process, for exile Tibetans to exercise their franchise in the upcoming general elections for a new political leader and the members of the exile Parliament. ...

  • Lobsang Nyandak Lobsang Nyandak: Why am I running for Sikyong?

    As your leader, I will strive to transform the whole of Tibet into a zone of peace (as envisioned by His Holiness the Dalai Lama) that ensures happiness and freedom for our people, and brings peace and stability to the region and the world. ...

  • Hong Kong police raid pro-democracy newspaper, arrests owner

    Hong Kong pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai was arrested Monday and led in handcuffs through his newspaper office as police raided the building, part of a sweeping crackdown on dissent since China imposed a security law on the city. ...

  • Exile Tibetans gearing up for general elections 2021

    The Chief Election Commissioner of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), Wangdu Tsering Pesur, announced the commencement of the 2021 exile Tibetan general elections to elect a new president and Tibetan Parliament members. ...

  • Hong Kong postpones elections by a year over coronavirus pandemic

    Hong Kong's democracy supporters were dealt a huge blow Friday as authorities postponed local elections for a year because of the coronavirus, capping a devastating month of political disqualifications, arrests for social media posts. ...