Tag Archives: Exile Tibetans

  • Coronavirus: Dekiling records 138 cases; settlement under lockdown

    The Tibetan settlement of Dekiling has been put under indefinite lockdown after 138 infections of coronavirus cases in the last one week were recorded. Four elders are on ventilator support, and many others showed mild symptoms. ...

  • Penpa Tsering to lead Tibetans as new Sikyong

    Penpa Tsering has won the race for the position of Sikyong, or the Tibetan political leader, in the just-concluded Tibetan elections, gaining more votes than his competitor Kelsang Dorjee Aukatsang. ...

  • Tibetans around the world cast ballots to elect a new leader

    Tibetans living in exile in 25 countries around the world voted to elect a new political leader called Sikyong in the final round of voting. Ballots were also cast to elect 45 lawmakers of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile. ...

  • Kalsang Namgyal Have the Chithues gone insane?

    A Western leader had said that democracy is rule by fools Witnessing how much harm is caused by the guardians of democracy if they lack qualifications, it reminds me that democracy is not suitable for our society. ...

  • Member of Parliament condemns ousting of Tibetan Justices

    A member of the exile Tibetan Parliament has condemned the ousting of the Chief Justice and two Justice Commissioners of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission, saying it was "as unwise as it is unjust". ...

  • Tibetan Justices resign accepting Parliament’s decision, deny wrongdoing

    The Chief Justice and two Justice Commissioners of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission announced abdication from their posts following their dismissal by the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile on charges of abuse of power. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament sacks Chief Justice and two other commissioners

    The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile dismissed the Chief Justice Commissioner and the two other Justice Commissioners from their posts with immediate effect, for "infringing the rules", bringing on a constitutional crisis. ...

  •  Tenzin Norbu Penpa Tsering, for Sikyong, for all Tibetans

    Fortunately, there is a candidate, a seasoned leader, who seeks to unite all three Cholkas under one umbrella in truth and the rule of law. Penpa la is the candidate for Sikyong who will lead the six million Tibetans forward. ...

  • Tibetan elections: Candidates announced for Sikyong 2021 and 17th Parliament

    The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration announced Penpa Tsering and Kelsang Dorjee Aukatsang as the final candidates for Sikyong, the political leader of the exile Tibetans, for the 2021 elections. ...

  • Exile Tibetans to get rupees 2,699 million for fiscal year 2021-22

    The budget of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) for the fiscal year 2021-2022 was presented in the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile as the budget session of the House commenced today. CTA Finance Minister Karma Yeshi tabled the budget. ...