Tag Archives: Elections

  • 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. ...

  • India gets new president from bottom of Hindu caste system

    India's prime minister wields executive power, but the president can send back parliamentary bills for reconsideration and also plays a guiding role in the process of forming governments. ...

  • S Korea’s Moon sworn in, says willing to go to North

    South Korea's new president was sworn in on Wednesday, just a day after a landslide election victory, and immediately declared his willingness to visit Pyongyang amid high tensions. ...

  • Macron elected French president: estimates

    Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France's landmark presidential election, first estimates showed, heading off a fierce challenge from the far-right in a pivotal vote. ...

  • Tenam French presidential election 2017 and an uncertain future

    After the victory of Brexit and of Trump, will the French choose Frexit? ...

  • Exile Tibetan Parliament passes budget of 2,434 million rupees

    The exile Tibetan Parliament passed a budget of 2,434.6 million Indian rupees for the programmes and activities of the Central Tibetan Administration for the coming fiscal year 2017-18. ...

  • Tenzin Tsedup Clinton vs Trump: Who’s best (or worst) for Tibet issue

    Whoever wins, Tibet needs the next US president to work with us closely, and to firmly deal with China on critical issues facing Tibet, its people and peaceful culture. ...

  • Samdhong Rinpoche speaks on elections and citizenship

    Former Kalon Tripa Samdhong Rinpoche speaks candidly about the Tibetan election process, involvement of oracles and religious sects in the political process, and Tibetans getting Indian citizenship. ...