Tag Archives: Exile Tibetans

  • Deputy Speaker to skip new Sikyong’s swearing-in ceremony

    In the ongoing feud between the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission and the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile, the Deputy Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile has decided not to attend the swearing-in ceremony of the new Sikyong tomorrow. ...

  • Dalai Lama to bless Penpa Tsering’s Sikyong oath

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will bless the swearing-in ceremony of Sikyong-elect Penpa Tsering in a virtual appearance, when Tsering takes his oath of office from the Chief Justice on Thursday, the 27th of this month. ...

  • Obituary: Thuten Kesang, unsung hero of Tibet

    We pray for his soul to rest in peace, and his consciousness to be reborn as a Tibetan under the realm of Avalokiteśvara. ...

  • Tibetan justices resume duties after two-month hiatus

    The Chief Justice and two Justice Commissioners of the Supreme Justice Commission announced resumption of their duties, two months after they had been terminated from their posts on charges of interfering in the business of the House. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament to consult Dalai Lama about constitutional crisis

    The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile will consult the Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, about the ongoing constitutional crisis, after they were unable to convene an extra session to resolve the issue. ...

  • Coronavirus: Serso Kalsang, icon of McLeod Ganj, dies at 81

    Tsewang Kalsang, popularly known as "Serso Kalsang", renowned goldsmith in McLeod Ganj, has passed away due to Covid-19 complications in the wee hours today morning. He was 81 years old. ...

  • Norbu Tsering All is not well that does not end well

    Will wisdom dawn on our MPs on the special Parliament session day? Chances are it will not. Poor Tibetan democracy! ...

  • Tibetan Parliament to hold session on 20 May with concerning questions

    The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile has announced that an extra session will be held on the 20th of May for one day. The session was convened to elect a new Chief Justice and two additional justices, following their dismissal last month. ...

  • Sangay appoints Lobsang Dakpa as Chinese Liaison Officer in Australia in apparent favour

    Lobsang Sangay and his Cabinet have appointed Lobsang Dakpa, the lawyer who represented the Cabinet in the famous Case no 20, as the new Chinese Liaison Officer at the Office of Tibet, Canberra, Australia. ...

  • Kunchok Gyatso A tale of two rows — A glimpse of Tibetan exile society from the moon!

    They know well that two million brothers and sisters who died under Chinese atrocities never had two rows. They know well more than 160 brave Tibetans who self-immolated against Chinese atrocities never had two rows. They don't want to part ...