Scientists, scholars, and academicians were invited to present their papers on the nature of consciousness in neuroscience, psychology, and religious perspectives towards it.
Tibetans were required to show identification cards, and the authorities had banned large number of Tibetans talking in cafes and restaurants.
Panchen Lama is the second highest lama in the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.
Massive project affecting 2.3 million people has been denounced by Tibetans living in exile and by Chinese environmental activists
Takna Jigme Sangpo was initially arrested in 1960 with the allegation that we was corrupting minds of children with reactionary ideas while teaching at the Lhasa Primary School.
He is a senior monk and a prominent educator from Golog, Qinghai Province.
The Tibetan Center for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD) based in Dharamsala, India released their 2013 annual report of human rights situation inside Tibet on January 20, 2014.
She is in Australia as the keynote speaker for the 'Festival of Tibet' in Brisbane from January 22 to 26, 2014.
The fourth batch will leave by January 25, 2014 followed by the fifth batch in March 2014. The entire resettlement project is expected to be completed by May 11, 2016.
"Love and compassion are the only things that a human being should develop to become a good individual. Ultimate source of happiness is inner strength and self-confidence," said the Dalai Lama.
Kunga Tsayang from Labrang Tashikyil Monastery was released from a Chinese detention center on January 12, 2014 after serving five years prison term for allegedly writing political essays criticizing China's policies towards Tibetans.