China Says It Supports Protests Against the Tibetan Girl’s Election

Although the official statement released on Friday by China’s Consulate General in Toronto denied any role in the protests by the Chinese students against Tibetan girl’s victory in a University election, reports published by Chinese mouth piece, Global Times suggest otherwise. The reports claim that China supports the Chinese students’ actions.

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Chinese Students Abuse Online at Tibetan Student Elected to University President

A 22 year old Tibetan Canadian girl came victorious in the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus (UTSC) Student Union election. Despite the fact that she won the fair elections of the campus to become the President of the Students Union, Chinese students have been abusing her online for her engagements with Free Tibet campaigns.

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Pema Tseden’s Film Wins Top Prize at International Film Festival

Well known Tibetan film maker Pema Tseden’s mystery film Jinpa has won the top prize at an International Asian film festival. The 25th Cyclo d’Or (Golden Rickshaw) award at the Fica, the Festival International des Cinémas d’Asie went to the Tibetan film. Besides the Golden Rickshaw, film Jinpa also won two other awards at the film festival.

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Tibetan Girl Wins University Election, Chinese Students Protest

A Tibetan girl came victorious in a University student body election and she will be appointed as the president of the Students Union. However, Chinese students immediately started to protest against the victory for her Tibetan identity and even began petition against her election as the president of the Student’s Union of the University.

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Himachal Pradesh Governor Greets Tibetans on Their New Year

The Himachal Pradesh governor has extended his greetings to the Tibetan people on the occasion of Tibetan New Year, popularly known as the Losar in Tibetan language. The governor of the North Indian state conveyed his new year’s greeting message through an official letter which was published by the official website of Central Tibetan Administration in Dharamshala.

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Tibetan New Year Celebrations Restricted by Chinese Police

The past week began with the mark of the Tibetan New Year, popularly known as LOSAR as per the lunar calendar. However, as indications were clear before the onset of the losar celebrations in Tibet, Chinese police forces filled the streets of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, forbidding Tibetans from taking part in traditional ways of celebrations.

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Truth About Tibet Will Never be Wiped Out Says Dalai Lama

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the eve of the Tibetan new year told that the truth about Tibet will never be wiped out. His Holiness while speaking to a group of people including a special group of elderly Tibetans, he explained that the truth about Tibet will grow stronger with time. In addition to extending new year greetings, the Tibetan spiritual leader thanked fellow Tibetans for their indomitable spirit in the cause of Tibet.

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From Dalai Lama to Himachal CM Greet on Tibetan New Year

As the Tibetan New Year or more popularly known as the LOSAR in Tibetan approaches, greetings from important personalities start pouring in on the internet. From the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur, new year greetings messages are going viral on the social media.

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A Young Tibetan to Speak at 2019 Under 30 Global Women’s Summit

A Young Tibetan woman, Tenzin Seldon base in the United States will be one of the speakers at the 2019 Under 30 Global Women’s Summit. The global women’s summit by Forbe’s is scheduled to be held in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv from March 31 to April 4 later this year. The Tibetan lady is among eight of the speakers during the global summit.

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Prabhu Deva’s Short Cameo at Tibetan Refugee Settlement

Well known Indian actor and director Prabhu Deva has made a short cameo at a Tibetan refugee settlement in south India. The director and actor has recently visited the Tibetan settlement in Kollegal near Mysore to shoot a clip for his upcoming. The short visit by the superstar was applauded by the local Tibetans as they also became a part of the movie!

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