Tag Archives: New Zealand

  • 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 AvalokiteĊ›vara. ...

  • New Zealand leader Ardern takes tougher stance on China

    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern took a tougher stance on China's human rights record Monday by saying it was getting harder to reconcile differences as China's role in the world grows. ...

  • Dalai Lama congratulates Jacinda Ardern for re-election victory

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama congratulated Jacinda Ardern for her resounding re-election victory to lead New Zealand for three more years. "I admire the courage, wisdom and leadership you have shown in these challenging times. " ...

  • Dalai Lama praises New Zealand PM as “wonderful lady” for handling mosque attacks

    Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama praised New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for her compassionate approach in dealing with the aftermath of the recent terror attack. ...

  • Hero refugee chased gunman away from New Zealand mosque

    When Afghan refugee Abdul Aziz saw a man brandishing a gun outside his mosque in Christchurch, he ran towards the attacker armed with the only weapon he could find -- a hand-held credit card ...

  • New Zealand mosque massacre sparks global horror

    Attacks on two mosques in New Zealand which left at least 49 people dead on Friday -- the Muslim day of prayer -- have sparked horror, revulsion and dismay around the world. ...

  • Dalai Lama’s standing ovation in New Zealand

    The Dalai Lama received a standing ovation before delivering an inspirational speech in Christchurch today. About 5000 people gathered to hear the Tibetan spiritual leader speak at the CBS Canterbury Arena this afternoon. ...