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Ranking Tibetan monk denies molestation charges

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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