Tag Archives: Penpa Tsering

  • Sikyong and Speaker call for calm and unity

    Sikyong Lobsang Sangay and Speaker Penpa Tsering urged Tibetans to refrain from dragging on the election controversies any further, and to start mending the atmosphere of division within Tibetan society. ...

  • CTA Security Minister Dongchung Ngodup resigns

    Saying that he quit his office purely on moral grounds, Dongchung Ngodup said "I feel that I am not able to bear the responsibility of my position under these circumstances." ...

  • My honour has been saved: Sikyong Sangay

    Sangay said that it became a matter of honour to participate in the debates and speak to the accusations against him, and that was more important to him than winning the election. ...

  • Curtain comes down on Tibetan elections, Sangay re-elected

    The official results will be declared by the exile Tibetan Election Commission on 27 April, but the results declared at respective localities showed Sangay well ahead of rival Penpa Tsering by more than 8,000 votes. ...

  • Tibetans around the world cast their votes to elect new leader

    Lobsang Sangay is leading in the opening results of the exile Tibetan general elections 2016, with the first results coming in from Australasia. ...

  • Exiled Tibetans gear up to elect Sikyong and members of Parliament

    Dharamshala, the capital of the Tibetan diaspora and the seat of the Dalai Lama and the Central Tibetan Administration, is all set for the final round of elections to elect a Sikyong and members of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile. ...

  • Penpa Tsering will have my vote: Dicki Chhoyang

    "The reason is that for four and half years I have worked with the two Sikyong candidates in the same environment." ...

  • Mila Rangzen Why I will vote Penpa Tsering for Sikyong 2016

    The dismissal of Lukar Gem was also the loss of issues important to our struggle. Both Tsering and Sangay are Umaylam followers: I choose Penpa Tsering. ...

  • Speaker Penpa Tsering threatens to resign after accusations

    Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile Penpa Tsering walked out of the House saying he wanted to resign, after he was accused of being a murderer by a Parliament member. ...