Tag Archives: Tibetan Youth Congress

  • China blames Tibetan Youth Congress for self-immolations

    China's state-run CCTV has aired a second documentary accusing Dharamshala-based TYC of instigating more youths in Tibet to commit suicide. ...

  • Canadian Parliament’s human rights panel to look into Tibetan self-immolations

    Vice President of the Tibetan Youth Congress, Dhondup Lhadar, Tuesday briefly updated the Canadian House of Commons about the wave of Tibetan self-immolations in protest. ...

  • Former Tibetan PM Sonam Topgyal passes away

    Former Prime Minister Sonam Topgyal, who had a life-long stint in the service of the Central Tibetan Administration, died on Sunday morning after a prolonged illness. ...

  • Third Preliminary North America Rangzen conference held in NYC

    The Third Preliminary North America Rangzen conference was concluded in New York City with more than 45 people from across the United States, Canada, and Europe participating. ...

  • Police terminate TYC hunger strike by force

    Police forced the three fasting activists of Tibetan Youth Congress to terminate their protest on Saturday. ...

  • TYC fast for Tibet continues at Jantar Mantar

    After a brief detention at Tihar jail, the three TYC hunger strikers have resumed their protest at Jantar Mantar in the Indian capital. ...

  • TYC launches indefinite hunger strike in New Delhi

    As Chinese defence minister General Liang Guanglie lands in India, three Tibetan Youth Congress members launched an indefinite hunger strike in the Indian capital. ...

  • Delhi Police bar movement of Tibetans during Chinese VIP tour

    Every time a Chinese dignitary visits New Delhi, Tibetan students living in the national capital are either rounded up or forced to stay put in the house. ...

  • Tsewang Rigzin reelected as TYC President

    Tsewang Rigzin was voted to lead the Tibetan Youth Congress for another three years, while former general secretary Dhondup Lhadar was elected vice president, by TYC members at the 14th general body meeting of the organisation late Sunday. Tenzin Chokey was elected general secretary. A further seven were elected to the 10-person executive membership from 24 nominees. ...

  • Tibetan Youth Congress refutes China terror allegations

    The Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) rejected the Chinese accusations calling it a terrorist group, releasing a book clarifying its stand. ...