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Chinese authorities seek whistleblowers’ help to counter “separatists”

Phayul - 13. Únor 2018 - 2:11
Chinese officials of so-called Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) have released a memo detailing how public can help the authorities by reporting about activities of ‘criminal gangs’ conn
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South African politicians condemn Chinese opposition to President Sangay’s visit

Phayul - 12. Únor 2018 - 3:18
After senior parliamentarian Sandy Kalyan condemned such opposition calling on China to stop ‘overstepping’ on South Africa’s sovereign rights, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, founder and president of the
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Aftab Karma Singh Pureval of Indo - Tibetan descent to run for US Congress

Phayul - 12. Únor 2018 - 3:06
In a first, Aftab Karma Singh Pureval, of Tibetan-Indian ancestry, will run for US Congress seat from Ohio’s 1st Congressional district. The young and rising Democrat candidate last month
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Tibetans holding Indian voter ID to surrender RC within a month

Phayul - 9. Únor 2018 - 2:42
Tibetan refugees holding Indian voter ID cards have been directed by the police to surrender their Registration Certificate (RC) the primary identity document for Tibetans living in India, with
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China protests Tibetan President’s South Africa visit

Phayul - 9. Únor 2018 - 2:28
The Chinese embassy in South Africa has vehemently hit out against the maiden visit of exile Tibetan government’s President Dr. Lobsang Sangay in the country saying his visit “undermine
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Tibetan monk released with disability due to torture in Chinese prison

Phayul - 9. Únor 2018 - 2:20
A Tibetan monk who had served six years in Chinese prison was released last month with disability due to torture in prison, a monk of Draggo monastery, has suffered potentially irreversible injury to his leg and lower body, and can’t walk without support. He was released on Jan. 24. “But he is not able to walk normall
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Tibetan President in South Africa on maiden visit

Phayul - 8. Únor 2018 - 13:11
The Tibetan President Dr. Lobsang Sangay is on his first ever visit to South Africa on a four-day official schedule. The head of the Tibetan polity who reached Johannesburg on Feb. 5 reportedly met Prince Ma
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Dalai Lama expresses sadness over Taiwan quake

Phayul - 8. Únor 2018 - 4:57
In a letter to Taiwanese President Ms. Tsai Ing-wen, the Tibetan leader wrote, "I understand that every effort is being made to rescue the injured and provide relief to those affected by this trag
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Latvian parliamentarians call for “fair and transparent” trial for Tashi Wangchuk

Phayul - 7. Únor 2018 - 13:19
A group of parliamentarians from Latvia has called for a lawful treatment of the Tibetan language rights activist Tashi Wangchuk. The MPs from the Latvian parliament known as the Saiema called for “fair and transparent” trial for the Tibetan currently detained by Chinese
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Mercedes-Benz apologizes for using Dalai Lama quote

Phayul - 7. Únor 2018 - 13:14
High end automobile company Mercedes-Benz has issued a public apology on Tuesday after its ad on social media caused uproar among Chinese consumers for quoting the Tibetan leader His Hol
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Former political prisoner arrested from Lhasa over protest

Phayul - 6. Únor 2018 - 13:44
A former political prisoner from Sog County who was reported missing from Lhasa on January 28 has been traced to a Chinese prison in Sog Cou
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Tibetan writer freed after serving 5-year term in Chinese prison

Phayul - 6. Únor 2018 - 13:39
A well known Tibetan writer has been released from Chinese prison after completing a five-year sentence in occupied Tibet. Gartse Jigme is known for his writing on pressing issues of Tibet
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Theatre house shelves play on Tibet amid fear of Chinese backlash

Phayul - 5. Únor 2018 - 12:54
A prominent London based theatre house has been accused of censorship by award winning Indian playwright after his play on exile Tibetan community was shelved amid fears of backlas
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US lawmakers nominate ‘Umbrella Movement’ leaders for Nobel peace prize

Phayul - 5. Únor 2018 - 12:52
A group of US lawmakers have nominated activists of the Hong Kong’s ‘Umbrella Movement’ for Nobel peace prize in what they called an act of “unwavering commitment to a free and pro
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Dalai Lama’s Sikkim visit cancelled on doctor’s advice

Phayul - 2. Únor 2018 - 13:54
The exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness’s proposed trip to Sikkim in Northeast India has been cancelled following the advice of physicians who urged the octogenarian leader to rest
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US congressman condemns “illegal takeover” of Larung Gar

Phayul - 2. Únor 2018 - 13:22
U.S. Congressman and a senior House Democrat Jim McGovern on Wednesday raised voice against the Chinese government’s recent move to install over 200 Chinese cadres, effectively rep
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HP Chief Minister Thakur calls on the Dalai Lama

Phayul - 1. Únor 2018 - 2:27
The new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh state, Jai Ram Thakur, called on the exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Thursday at the latter’s residence here in McLeo
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Tibetan nun dies due to health complications developed during imprisonment

Phayul - 1. Únor 2018 - 2:23
A Tibetan nun and former political prisoner who had served seven years in Chinese prison has reportedly died of ailments developed during her incarceration,
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Health check up results “very good,” says Dalai Lama

Phayul - 31. Leden 2018 - 4:12
The Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that the results of his health check up was “very good”, upon arriving back to Dharamshala after a lengthy schedule, primarily to So
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Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje urges Tibetans to refrain from divisive political affiliations

Phayul - 31. Leden 2018 - 4:10
Prominent Tibetan religious leader and head of the Karma Kagyu lineage, Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, on Sunday urged exile Tibetans to refrain from regionalism and divisive po
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