Terror attacks possible on Buddha Purnima, warns Indian intelligence

Phayul - 17. May 2019 - 3:51
The Intelligence Bureau (IB) headquarters in New Delhi has indicated at terrorists plotting to attack Buddhist and Hindu temples on Buddha Purnima, also known as the Buddha’s birth
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Xi Jinping agreed to meet the Dalai Lama, reveals book by noted Indian journalist

Phayul - 15. May 2019 - 5:01
If a new book by a veteran Indian Journalist and a TV news anchor is anything to go by, the exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has said that the Chinese President Xi Jinping
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32 US Members of Congress across party lines urge Trump to implement Tibet legislation

Phayul - 14. May 2019 - 7:08
32 Members of the United States Congress from across party lines have sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, urging the Trump administration to implement key legislations on Tibet on Monday. It was released by the co-chairs of the bipartisan Tom Lantos Huma
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Ranking Tibetan monk denies molestation charges

Phayul - 13. May 2019 - 5:20
In the wake of multiple molestation allegations against a senior Buddhist lama Dagri Rinpoche, the Tibetan Lama has come out with a statement denying the charges, claiming innoc
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Three journalists in Nepal face probe over news about the Dalai Lama

Phayul - 13. May 2019 - 5:16
Three journalists at the English desk of Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS), the largest and longest-serving news agency in Nepal faces probe for disseminating a news item on His Holiness the Dalai
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Dalai Lama’s 3-day teaching for Russian devotees begin

Phayul - 10. May 2019 - 4:09
The foremost Tibetan Buddhist leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, has resumed his regular schedule after recovering from a chest infection that saw him hospitalized last m
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Tibetan youth sent to prison for four and a half years for praying

Phayul - 9. May 2019 - 12:44
A Tibetan youth detained by the Chinese police on April 29, for praying for the release of the Panchen Lama has been sentenced to four and a half years by the Sershul County People’s Cour
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DRIFT presents "Vagina Monologues" for the first time in Dharamshala

Phayul - 9. May 2019 - 6:54
Dharamshala Residential and International Festival for Theatre (DRIFT) presented its 19th Drift Reads on The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler, an episodic play written, developed an
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Former Botswana President appeals for united effort to back CTA

Phayul - 8. May 2019 - 6:26
The former President of Botswana, Ian Khama, appealed the delegates of the 7th World Parliamentarians’ Convention on Tibet (WPCT) for united efforts to support the objectives of th
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China condemns Tibetan President’s visit to Lithuanian parliament

Phayul - 8. May 2019 - 4:43
The Chinese embassy in Lithuania has come out with a condemnation of the President of the exile Tibetan government, known officially as the Central Tibetan Administratio
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Former political prisoner passes away

Phayul - 7. May 2019 - 3:49
A middle aged Tibetan man who survived physical and mental torture in Chinese detention has reportedly passed away in Rebkong, Amdo in eastern Ti
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama contributes to Cyclone Fani relief efforts

Phayul - 6. May 2019 - 4:12
His Holiness the Dalai Lama wrote to the Chief Minister of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik, in the wake of cyclone Fani, expressing his solidarity with the people affected and contributed Rup
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Dalai Lama opens maiden scholarly conference on Kalachakra

Phayul - 6. May 2019 - 4:05
During the first ever scholarly conference on Kalachakra, a meditation practice from the highest class of tantra, here at the Thekchen Choling temple on Sunday, the foremost Buddhist fi
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Fire breaks out at Gyalo Tondup's Noodle Factory in Kalimpong

Phayul - 5. May 2019 - 6:44
A fire broke out last night at Gyalo Thondup’s noodle factory in the three-acre compound off 8thMile area in Kalimpo
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Tibetan wins Emmy for TV show

Phayul - 5. May 2019 - 6:42
Kunchok was honoured with the prestigious award for 'Rolando Rights', a film that Kunchok created and produced, for her program at the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs. She won the Emmy under
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Exile media deliberates on difficulty sourcing news from Tibet and its risks

Phayul - 3. May 2019 - 7:22
Exile media fraternity and the public gathered today at Dharamshala, the nerve centre of Tibetan political struggle in exile to mark the International Press Freedom Day 2019 with the overall
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Nine sentenced in Rebkong for campaigning to reclaim community land seized by Chinese govt.

Phayul - 3. May 2019 - 5:01
Nine Tibetans have reportedly been sentenced up to seven years in Chinese jail in occupied Tibet’s eastern region of Amdo for campaigning against land seized by the local
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Tibetan leadership congratulates Japan’s new emperor

Phayul - 2. May 2019 - 4:49
His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the President of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) Dr. Lobsang Sangay congratulated the new emperor of Japan, 59-year-old Naruhito yesterday, who r
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Remains of rare ancient human species found in Tibet

Phayul - 2. May 2019 - 4:45
A jaw bone of a rare ancient human species was discovered in occupied Tibet’s Gansu region by archaeologists sparking fresh debate over where ‘Denisovans’ roamed in their
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Dalai Lama condoles former US Sen. Richard Lugar's demise

Phayul - 1. May 2019 - 13:59
His Holiness the Dalai Lama has sent a condolence letter yesterday to Charlene Lugar, the wife of former US Sen. Richard Lugar who passed away on April
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