Tibetans Availing Indian Passports Should Move Out of Refugee Settlements

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in a circular to all the passport issuing authorities in India and abroad mentioned that Tibetan refugees availing the Indian Passports should declare to not stay in any Tibetan refugee settlements or enjoying any Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) benefits, privileges or subsidies.

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An Artist Creates Faceless Portraits of Dalai Lama and Others

An artist has created faceless portraits of religious leaders like His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Pope Francis, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, etc., for an exhibition called Encounters. This is the first such art in the history that all religious leaders of world has been shown together with equal status.

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India Outlines Tibetan RCs/ICs Surrender Procedure to Apply for Passport

The Ministry of External Affairs of the Government of India has issued a directive to all the passport issuing authorities on Monday to accept the surrender of Registration Certificates (RCs) and Identity Certificates (ICs) of Tibetan Refugees eligible to apply for Indian passports. The memorandum from the ministry has come in response to a Delhi High court order.

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