Chinese national held for flying drone in Bodh Gaya

Phayul - 20. November 2018 - 13:26
A Chinese national has reportedly been nabbed by the Indian police in Bodh Gaya for flying a light weight drone without necessary permit on November 13. The incident has sent the local police and security agencies into high alert, considering Bodh Gaya, a place of pilgrimag
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Canadian government announces 5.4 million CAD for education to CTA

Phayul - 19. November 2018 - 13:59
The Ottawa government has announced a grant of 5.4 million Canadian Dollars for the education of young Tibetans in exile based in India, Nepal and Bhutan. The announcement was made by Canadian MP and Chair of Parliamentary
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CTA’s attempt to erect a gate at its entrance shelved due to protest from locals

Phayul - 19. November 2018 - 3:04
As CTA wraps up its two yearlong construction and beautification of Gangchen Kyishong compound, it came across objection from the local residents in the premise against the planned co
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Phayul - 17. November 2018 - 4:16
In each society there are very few leaders who become synonym of their respective era. Their influence on their era is so outstanding and remarkable that writing history of that era without mention of that individual's contributions and influence on that period
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Dalai lama urges scientists to research on 'inner science'

Phayul - 17. November 2018 - 2:10
Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama urged the scientific community in Japan to research on the human mind and ‘inner science’ in the collaborative Buddhist and scie
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Kasur Gyari Rinpoche to be cremated in Dehradun on Sunday

Phayul - 16. November 2018 - 4:15
Late Kasur Lodi Gyari Rinpoche’s Kuphung (body) will be cremated Sunday at Mindrolling monastery, Clementown, where it was flown from San Francisco on November 5. It was re
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Four key agendas on current US visit, says President Sangay

Phayul - 16. November 2018 - 2:46
The President of the exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration on Thursday said he has pushed for four key agendas during his stay in Was
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Former political prisoner Palden Gyatso in frail health

Phayul - 15. November 2018 - 3:35
Former Tibetan political prisoner and well known spokesperson for torture practices by China in occupied Tibet, Palden Gyatso, is in poor health. The 85 year old Tibetan monk, curren
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Govt. of India’s post of advisor for Tibet likely to remain vacant until Xi's 2019 visit

Phayul - 15. November 2018 - 3:27
The Advisor on Tibet affairs to the government of India, Amitabh Mathur retired in September 2018 leaving the post vacant. The NDA government in October 2015 appointed the former head of the
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Twitter CEO meets Dalai Lama, calls him “an amazing teacher”

Phayul - 14. November 2018 - 2:50
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of social media giant Twitter called on Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Saturday. Jack Dorsey met the Tibetan leader in New Delhi
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Dalai Lama to speak at IIT Bombay's Techfest lecture series

Phayul - 14. November 2018 - 2:33
The 22nd edition of the IITB Techfest, organized by IIT Bombay will feature His Holiness the Dalai Lama in its lecture series. The lecture series, in the past, has featured other prominent
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‘My reincarnation issue not urgent’ says Dalai Lama in Japan

Phayul - 13. November 2018 - 13:34
Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness who is on a 10-day tour of Japan dismissed the urgency for his reincarnation during an interview with a Japanese television channel on Tuesday i
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Kashag’s written statement in Case no. 20 due within a week

Phayul - 13. November 2018 - 3:17
Sikyong Lobsang Sangay led Kashag (Tibetan Cabinet) of CTA, the defendant in the case no. 20, is due to submit a written statement by November 20th, as required by the Tibetan Su
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Emergency declared in landslide hit Chamdo, lake on Drichu river rise to dangerous level

Phayul - 12. November 2018 - 12:50
The landslide hit area near Chamdo city in the Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR) has been evacuated in the fear of the second barrier lake formed on the Drichu river giving way to floo
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Dalai Lama leaves on 10-day Japan visit

Phayul - 9. November 2018 - 13:23
Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today flew to the Indian Capital New Delhi from the Gaggal airport here. He is scheduled to visit Japan for a 10-day schedule beg
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Nepal applauds China at UPR for its work in Tibet

Phayul - 9. November 2018 - 5:31
While it is definitely disappointing for Tibetans, it didn’t come as a surprise per se. Nepal, since the abolition of its Monarchy in 2008 has been consistently absorbed by China’s power, wor
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Return of Dalai Lama to Tibet: last words of self immolator Dhorbo

Phayul - 9. November 2018 - 2:21
The latest Tibetan self immolator called for the return of the exiled Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama to Tibet as he burned fatally on November 4 in the restive Ngaba town in eastern Tibet
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The Tibet strand of the US midterm election

Phayul - 8. November 2018 - 4:07
The recent US midterm election saw the Democrats winning the house of representatives after eight years but failing to dismantle the Republican’s stronghold in the Sena
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BREAKING NEWS -Self Immolation in Ngaba

Phayul - 7. November 2018 - 13:29
A Tibetan youth named Dhorbo has reportedly self immolated in the restive Ngaba town in eastern Tibet's Amdo region on November 4, 2018. He is said to have shouted slogans calling for the long life of exiled
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New Delhi holds meeting on Karmapa ahead of SR talks with China

Phayul - 7. November 2018 - 2:20
A high-level meeting in New Delhi was reportedly convened to discuss the recent meeting between the two rival claimants of the Karmapa title ahead of National Security Adviser Ajit
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