Lobsang Sangay Formally Announces his Candidacy for Sikyong 2016
Finance Secretary of Tibetan Youth Congress was forcefully taken to the Ram Manohar Lohiya Government Hospital by the Delhi police after her health deteriorated significantly.
Nobel Peace Laureate leaves Mayo Clinic after what his office calls a routine annual check-up.
Days after canceling all US appearances for month of October, Tibet's spiritual leader checks into Mayo Clinic in Minnesota for medical evaluation
President Obama has publicly asked China to directly engage with the Dalai Lama or his representatives to resolve Tibet’s issue.
More than 200 people took a peace march in solidarity with the three individuals from Khan Market to the UN Office in Delhi.
As the Chinese President Xi Jingping met with US President Barack Obama at the White House this morning, Congressman Jim McGovern hosted a Stateless Breakfast to honor the human rights defenders who have been imprisoned and persecuted by the Chinese government.
Comments come Tuesday during a much-anticipated policy speech to business leaders in Seattle.
The delegation of the United States of America, Ambassador Keith Harper gave statements calling China to cease undue restrictions on religion in Tibet and urged to address the root causes of unrest and foster dialogue with Tibet.
Ms. Radha Bhatt, Chairperson of the Gandhi Peace Foundation headed the five member delegation to show their support for the issue of Tibet and expressed their views on Tibet's freedom struggle.
“People of all ethnic groups steadfastly fought separatism, foiling the sabotage attempts of the 14th Dalai Lama clique and hostile international forces," he said during his speech on September 8 that took place in front of the Dalai Lama’s Potala Palace.
The report said that a large number of people, including a 64-year-old woman who works as a street cleaner, joined the protest and demonstrated in the street before the police arrived and arrested a number of people.
Gendun Choekyi Nyima, now 26, disappeared shortly after he was declared to be the reincarnation of the Panchen Lama when he was six years old.
"With three main objectives and five demands to the United Nations, we have organized this hunger strike," says Tenzin Jigme, TYC President.
Bon Jovi included the Dalai Lama in a video backdrop at a concert in Taiwan in 2010
Dr. Mantrul Gedrak wrote that there were as many as 30,100 people in the prefecture were living with HIV in 2009, which suggest that nearly 3.4 percent of total population in the prefecture were infected with HIV within seven years of its initial diagnosis.
Around 3:00pm local Tibet time, 19 year old Lobsang Kalsang of Kirti Monastery shouted Free Tibet and called for the long live of the Dalai Lama on the main street of Ngawa.
The remarks are a rare admission of the fate of Gendun Choekyi Nyima, now 26, who was six years old when he was taken away after exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama named him as the Panchen Lama.
Chief EC Shosur Sonam Choephel, urged the Tibetans to avoid malicious and baseless anti-campaign attacks on social media.
The Tibetan Parliament in their statement, urged the Tibetans to take responsibilities in the upcoming election by voting for the right leader and actively participating in the growth of democracy.
Prayers for the victory of Dharma protectors were made during the celebration at the TCV Day School of Samyeling Tibetan Colony, Majnu ka Tila, Delhi.
Tashi Kyi from Ngura Village, Sanchu County, Ganan Prefecture in today's Gansu Province had succumbed to her burns around 3am this morning.
Xi called for further efforts to “effectively manage monasteries in the long run, encouraging interpretations of religious doctrines that are compatible with a socialist society"
An unidentified Tibetan youth staged a lone protest early Tuesday morning in front of a police station in Ganze Prefecture, a Tibetan area in Sichuan Province.
Over 250 parents and representatives from 43 different settlement schools were gathered at the discussion.
Chinese authorities issued a directive enforcing the Tibetans to perform traditional dances wearing expensive costumes, as part of the annual Armed Force Day celebration.
The US raised concerns such as China's crackdown on human rights lawyers, restrictions on US journalists in China, and curbs on religious freedom
RTWA organized signature campaigns to urge China to solve the crisis in Tibet, while conducting a transparent investigation into Tenzin Delek Rinpoche's sudden death.
Lhukar Jam, a Tibetan Activist and Penpa Tsering, Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament announced their candidacy for the 2016 election of the Prime Minister of the Tibetan Administration in Exile.
Rongye Adrak appears at his home in Lithang, Tibet, after spending eight years in a Chinese prison, accompanied by Lithang County police and Mianyang Prison officials
Two weeks after the prison death of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, one of Tibet’s most well-known political prisoners, another renowned political prisoner has been released after serving a sentence of 8 years. The Chinese authorities avoided his receiving a hero’s welcome home by driving him straight to his
Tibetan communities around the world, including those in the West, suffer from ahigher than average rate of Hepatitis B. The problem is most serious inside Tibet due to the lack of proper system for vaccinations and poor child delivery practices. A doctor in Tibet had discovered that certain vaccine
Tenzing Jigme, president of the of TYC’s Central Executive Committee raised the issue of recent frictions between the center and the regional chapters of New York / New Jersey and previously with eight regional chapters in India.
Death of environmental activist Lobsang Yeshi comes five days after well-known Tibetan political prisoner Tenzin Delek Rinpoche dies in Chinese prison
Watchdog groups take aim at human rights records of China and Kazakhstan, just over a week before IOC picks host country
The Congressional Executive Committee on China held a hearing on ‘Religion With “Chinese Characteristics”: Persecution and Control in Xi Jinping’s China’ on Thursday that looks at the deteriorating state of religious freedom in China and Tibetan regions.
'Tails' aims to put robust Internet privacy and circumvention in reach of nearly everyone, and is being championed by growing number of journalists, advocacy groups
"Rinpoche's sister Dolkar Lhamo, and her daughter Nyima Lhamo were arrested by the authorities this morning, and hasn't been heard from since," says Geshe Nyima, a cousin of Tulku Tenzin Delek from Dharamsala.
Tenzin Delek died in prison while serving life sentence for what human rights groups say were false charges of financing, supporting a series of terrorist bombings, secession activities