Tag Archives: Tibetan Parliament

  • Tibetan justices resume duties after two-month hiatus

    The Chief Justice and two Justice Commissioners of the Supreme Justice Commission announced resumption of their duties, two months after they had been terminated from their posts on charges of interfering in the business of the House. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament to consult Dalai Lama about constitutional crisis

    The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile will consult the Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, about the ongoing constitutional crisis, after they were unable to convene an extra session to resolve the issue. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament to hold session despite Corona restrictions

    In the wake of a Tibetan constitutional crisis following the termination of justices of the Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission, the Tibetan Parliament-in-exile has called for an extra session to try to resolve the issue. ...

  • It’s official: Penpa Tsering is new Sikyong

    Penpa Tsering is officially declared the new Sikyong-elect of the Central Tibetan Administration by the Chief Tibetan Election Commissioner Wangdu Tsering Pesur in an online press conference. ...

  • Norbu Tsering All is not well that does not end well

    Will wisdom dawn on our MPs on the special Parliament session day? Chances are it will not. Poor Tibetan democracy! ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Tibetan constitutional crisis: The way forward

    Democracy was crumbling right before his eyes, and yet he didn't utter even a single word, and now he wants the public and the media to be quiet. ...

  • Tibetan Parliament to hold session on 20 May with concerning questions

    The Tibetan Parliament-in-exile has announced that an extra session will be held on the 20th of May for one day. The session was convened to elect a new Chief Justice and two additional justices, following their dismissal last month. ...

  • Speaker Pema Jungney resigns

    Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-exile Pema Jungney has resigned as both Speaker and member of Parliament. His resignation was triggered following clarification of the clauses of the Tibetan Charter by Samdhong Rinpoche. ...

  • 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". ...