Tag Archives: Tibetan Parliament

  • Exile Tibetan Parliament passes budget of 2,434 million rupees

    The exile Tibetan Parliament passed a budget of 2,434.6 million Indian rupees for the programmes and activities of the Central Tibetan Administration for the coming fiscal year 2017-18. ...

  • Khenpo Sonam Tenphel and Pema Jungney to share Speaker post

    In a repeat of history, the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-exile has again elected two members to the post of Speaker, for two and a half years each, after three rounds of voting. ...

  • Nine members of Jonang begin hunger strike

    Nine followers of the Jonang tradition have started a hunger strike in protest against the rejection by the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile to recognise Jonang as a separate sect. ...

  • Followers of Jonang school of Tibetan Buddhism seek recognition

    The demonstrators demanded that Jonang be represented in the exile Parliament from the 16th Parliament, due to be elected in March 2016. ...

  • Tibetans in Australia and Asian regions get representative in exile Parliament

    Tibetans living in Australia, New Zealand, and Asian countries (excluding India, Nepal, and Bhutan) will have one representative in the Tibetan Parliament at the 16th Parliament in March 2016. ...

  • 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. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament discusses the grave situation in Tibet

    The Chinese government’s attempts to interfere with the powers of the Dalai Lama and Panchen Lama are fundamentally an acknowledgement of Tibetan power. ...

  • Wangpo Tethong sworn in as new MP for Europe

    Tenzin Wangpo Tethong was sworn in as the new member of the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile from Europe by Speaker Penpa Tsering today. ...

  • Tenzin Wangpo Tethong is new European MP

    Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration announced the election of Tenzin Wangpo Tethong as the new representative of the Tibetans in Europe in Tibetan Parliament-in-exile. ...

  • Lukar Jam questions implementation of election rules

    Activist and writer Lukar Jam disputed the upcoming election process for the vacant seat of the Amdo representative in the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile. ...