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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China is world’s most egregious violators of religious freedom: USCIRF 2019 report

Phayul - 30. April 2019 - 12:09
China is the worst offender when it comes to persecution of religious faiths, the 2019 annual report released on Monday by the United State’s Commission on International Religious Freedo
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Three Tibetan detained for praying for the release of Panchen Lama

Phayul - 30. April 2019 - 4:04
Three Tibetans were arrested and detained yesterday from Sershul county in Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture after a Tibetan named Wangchen was charged for praying for the release
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Social Security cards in occupied Tibet could be surveillance tool: Rights Group

Phayul - 29. April 2019 - 5:32
The Chinese government’s program to digitally include people in the social security system has drawn flak from rights group who say that the system could be detrimental in areas such as
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Prague Mayor responds to China cancelling Prague’s Philharmonic concerts

Phayul - 29. April 2019 - 4:30
In response to the news that Chinese Ministry of Culture has cancelled concerts of Prague-based cultural organizations in China in retaliation for the Prague Mayor Zdenek Hrib’s refu
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TSJC adamant on not swearing in minister nominee

Phayul - 28. April 2019 - 4:57
The Tibetan Supreme Justice Commission's (TSJC) decision to not swear in the former Kashag Secretary Topgyal Tsering as Kalon despite being declared nominated in the parliament voting last m
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Dalai Lama returns to Dharamshala “fully recovered”

Phayul - 26. April 2019 - 5:02
Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Friday returned to his residence here in Dharamshala after more than two weeks stay in Delhi where he was treated for an infection in his lungs. The home-coming today was especially warm for the Tibetans here who breathed a sigh of relief as their lead
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Tibetan man dies of health complications sustained through torture in Chinese jail

Phayul - 26. April 2019 - 4:28
A Tibetan man has reportedly died from prolonged health complications sustained through torture that he suffered when he was detained by Chinese police 2016. Pema Wangchen breathed his last at a
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11th Panchen Lama's disappearance remains a UN case, says CTA President

Phayul - 25. April 2019 - 7:58
The President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) Dr. Lobsang Sangay said the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief has questioned China on the wherea
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Canadian Tibetan groups speak against ‘fake letter’ from PM Trudeau’s office

Phayul - 25. April 2019 - 4:08
Canadian Tibetan groups have expressed concerns over the use of a fake congratulatory letter that was claimed to be sent by Prime Minister Justine Trudeau’s office for the newly for
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Resuming dialogue is 90 percent Beijing and 10 percent CTA: Tibetan President

Phayul - 24. April 2019 - 5:05
The President of the exile Tibetan government known officially as the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), Dr. Lobsang Sangay on Wednesday said that resumption of the Sino-Tibet ne
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Pro-independence groups SFT, TYC flag off motorbike rally for the 11th Panchen Lama

Phayul - 23. April 2019 - 7:57
Two Tibetan pro-independence groups on Tuesday flagged off a bike rally for the awareness and reiteration of their call to release the 11th Panchen Lama, a prominent Tibetan religious figure, who ha
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Leh observes shutdown to condemn the brawl leading to death of youth

Phayul - 23. April 2019 - 7:48
Leh city in Ladakh observed a peaceful shutdown today in condemnation of the brawl that took place on Saturday night between two groups of young men that led to the death
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Dalai Lama to recuperate at Delhi’s Tibetan Youth Hostel after treatment

Phayul - 22. April 2019 - 6:38
Tibetan leader and foremost Buddhist figure, His Holiness the Dalai Lama today shifted to the Tibetan Youth Hostel in North-West Delhi’s Rohini, where he has a residential apartment within the compound. S
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China’s criminal law being abused to persecute Tibetans and Buddhists: European Parliament

Phayul - 19. April 2019 - 5:45
The European Parliament in Strasbourg, France has adopted a resolution that raised concerns about the increasing repression faced by many ethnic and religious minorities, including
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China ranked 176th in World Press Freedom Index

Phayul - 19. April 2019 - 5:43
More than three-fourths of the 180 countries and territories studied were dubbed “problematic”, “difficult” or “very serious.” Just 8% have a media climate considered “g
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TWA to mark Panchen Lama’s 30th Birthday with Pan India peace march

Phayul - 18. April 2019 - 6:34
On the occasion of Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima’s 30th birthday, Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) announced a peace march to be carried out simultaneously in
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Tibetan student detained for essay on lack of jobs in occupied Tibet

Phayul - 17. April 2019 - 4:45
A Post Graduate Tibetan student of Northwest Minzu University in Gansu province’s Lanzhou city has reportedly been detained by Chinese authorities for his essay that lament
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200 MPs ask India to confer Bharat Ratna upon His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Phayul - 16. April 2019 - 4:31
The push for Indian government to confer Bharat Ratna upon His Holiness the Dalai Lama is gaining momentum across the political spectrum
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