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Dharamshala, India — Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile on behalf of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and Tibetans in and outside Tibet, congratulated Australian Prime Minister Hon. Scott Morrison.

Dharamshala, India —The 4th General Meeting of the Kirti Charitable Society (Kirti Getsa Tsokpa) was held in Dharamshala, India with the presence of Prof Samdong Rinpoche as the chief guest.

Dharamshala, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulated South African President and leader of the African National Congress Cyril Ramaphosa following the party’s triumph in the 2019 parliamentary and provincial elections.

Vilnius, Lithuania— "If you are for freedom, for human rights, for democracy, then you must support Tibet," President of the Tibetan Government in-Exile, Dr Lobsang Sangay told Tibet supporters duing his a week-long visit to the Baltic region, including Latvia. The Tibetan President was on a two-day visit to Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania.

Dharamshala — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed deep sadness over the loss of life and the devastation of property caused by the Tropical Cyclonic storm Fani.

Dharamshala, India —To mark the International Press Freedom Day 2019, a group of exile Tibetan human rights activists and journalists strongly criticized the Chinese government for violating the rights to freedom of expression and demand an end to a crackdown on press freedom and censorship in Tibet.

Dharamshala, India — A young Tibetan woman has won the prestigious America TV award, the Emmy for a category in video production on Saturday, May 4, 2019. The young woman has raised a patriotic Tibetan slogan in her acceptance speech at the award ceremony.

Dharamshala – The 7th Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) 2018 concluded in the Himalayan town of McLeod Ganj, in northern India, on November 5, 2018 with screening dependent features, documentaries and short films, including Aijaz Khan’s Hamid.

Kollegal, Karnataka, India — Kollegal Dhondenling is one of the five Tibetan settlements in the south Indian state of Karnataka. In a series of special features, TPI journalist Tenzin Tsomo reports from the Kollegal Tibetan settlement in the southern state of Karnataka, India.

Kollegal In Focus: Part Seven
Kollegal Dhondenling is one of the five Tibetan settlements in the south Indian state of Karnataka. In a series of special features, TPI journalist Tenzin Tsomo reports from the Kollegal Tibetan settlement in the southern state of Karnataka, India.

Kollegal In Focus: Part Five
Kollegal, Karnataka, India — Kollegal Dhondenling is one of the five Tibetan settlements in the south Indian state of Karnataka. In a series of special features, TPI journalist Tenzin Tsomo reports from the Kollegal Tibetan settlement in the southern state of Karnataka, India.

Kollegal In Focus: Part Six
Brussels, Belgium — Dhondenling, Karnataka- Dhondenling Van Thiel Charitable Trust Hospital is the only hospital within 45km radius in Dhondenling. The hospital was established in 1974 by MYRADA which is an India based NGO.

Dharamshala, India — The isolated peace seeking country on highest altitude of world was once a place of million saints, who preached the solution of eternal happiness to the wide devoted Tibetans. A country which always stands on the peace method was now suffering tremendous under the policies of rising power country, the China.

Dharamshala, India — TPI Reporter Dawa Tsering interviewed Thuptan Paljor, about his expriences of attending the teachings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama over 24 years. Paljor who is a senior Tibetan living in Dharamshala, India for nearly two and a half decades, talks about how he practices buddhism as a beginner and the importance of Buddhism in his life.

Dharamshala, India — TPI Reporters Nikhil Kujur and Kalsang Choetso interviewed Pema Jungney, Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and talked about the budget session of the parliament. The session was opened by the new Speaker Pema Jungney. He took over the charge from Khenpo Sonam Tenphel in December in the five-year term sharing between them.

Dharamshala, India — Tibetan President Dr Laobsang Sangay, who is making his fifth official visit to Japan has urged the Chinese government to resume dialogue, saying that is the only way China can guarantee true autonomy for the people of Tibet.

Moscow, Russia — the Russian academy of Science released a book “Tibetology & Buddhology on the Border of Science and Religion”. The articles are devoted to different issues of Buddhilogy, Buddhism in its interaction with education and science, history and culture of Tibet.

Global media has been reacting to the news of the Communist party of China central committee on Sunday, proposed changing the country’s constitution to allow dictator Xi to remain in power beyond his scheduled departure in 2023. Now he’s poised to make characteristics of the history of Chinese regime by staying in office for potentially decades to come that was designed to guard against Mao-style personality cult in China.

SPECIAL FEATURES

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Features by Tenzin Tsomo, 2018

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Features by Tashi Choekyi, 2017

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Features by Colleen McKown, 2011

Dharamshala, India — In what is seen as a "systematic" attempt to whitewash the grave human rights situation and the tragic reality in the last 60 years of illegal occupation of Tibet, China issued a new white paper on Tibet titled “Democratic Reform in Tibet: Sixty Years On,” said the Department of Information & International Relations (DIIR) of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA).

Dharamshala, India — An eager crowd of more than 7600 awaited His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the main Tibetan Temple, this morning. They included people from 69 countries among them 429 from India, 254 from Israel, 194 from the USA, 147 from Britain, 137 from Germany as well as the principal group of 1100 from Russia.

Dharamshala, India —  Pointed out that "weapons can only be used to kill and maim and the use of force to solve problems is mistaken", His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that "If we’re interested in peace we should seek a demilitarised world."

Dharamshala, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama concluded his three-day teaching session at the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, HP, India on Sunday, May 12, 2019. The teachings on "The Furthest Everlasting Continuum" and "Three Principal Aspects of the Path" were offered at the request of Russian Buddhists.