Tag Archives: Lobsang Sangay

  • Lobsang Sangay leads in the preliminary round

    Incumbent Sikyong Lobsang Sangay leads with a huge margin in the preliminary round of choosing nominees for the post of Sikyong, with more than half of the results declared so far. ...

  • Sikyong Sangay announces bid for re-election

    Incumbent Sikyong Lobsang Sangay announced his decision to run for re-election to the post of Sikyong in the upcoming exile Tibetan elections, to take place later this month and in March next year. ...

  • Exiled Tibet leader compares China to N Korea, apartheid S Africa

    The leader of Tibet's exiled government on Thursday compared China to the regimes of North Korea and apartheid South Africa when it came to Beijing's iron-fisted control over Tibetans. ...

  • Tibetan leaders in exile call on China to grant real autonomy to Tibet

    Sikyong Lobsang Sangay described how Tibetans have survived many state-sponsored disasters, and the current increased restrictions by Chinese authorities in Tibet. ...

  • Canada-China ties worry Tibetan Prime Minister Sangay

    The leader of Tibet's exiled administration says he is concerned Canada's push to boost economic ties with China could lead to investments that don't respect Tibetan culture or spirituality. ...

  • US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues meets Dalai Lama

    US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues, Sarah Sewall, met with the Dalai Lama at his residence in McLeod Ganj on Sunday. ...

  • India-China seek closer ties; but border problems remain

    China's state news media has welcomed India's new prime minister, Narendra Modi, as a pragmatic new partner on economic matters, noting that as a regional leader, he had made four visits to Beijing. ...

  • Sikyong launches fresh campaign for Tibetan autonomy

    The Sikyong, political leader of the exiled Tibetans, launched a fresh campaign for more awareness about the Tibetan quest for autonomy to secure basic freedoms for the Tibetan people within China. ...

  • Sikyong congratulates Modi on landslide victory

    Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, prime minister of the Central Tibetan Administration, congratulated Narendra Modi on the Bharatya Janata Party's (BJP) landslide victory in the just-concluded general elections in India. ...

  • Lobsang Sangay – three years on since becoming Sikyong

    The first year was anxious but I told myself this is my karma and I had to do the best I could to fulfill the aspirations of Tibetans in exile and Tibet. ...