‘In Diasporic Lands’, A Book on Tibetan Refugees in India

“In Diasporic Lands: Tibetan Refugees and their Transformation since the Exodus”, a book by Sudeep Basu, an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Studies in Social Management, School of Social Sciences, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar is based on the author’s ethnographic fieldwork conducted in Darjeeling town, West Bengal dealing with refugee’s emergent culture in the midst of a foreign host’s setting.

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Dalai Lama Replies About His Favorite Team at World Cup

While the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama was giving teachings to his followers recently in Riga, one of the followers during an interaction asked whether His Holiness had a favorite team he wished to win at the ongoing Fifa World Cup in Russia, the reply came in a very simple manner and you can read the complete reply below.

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Army Warns Chinese Hackers Using WhatsApps to Spy on Indians

The Indian army in a campaign on their social media platforms, published a videos revealing the threat of Chinese using all kinds platforms to break into the digital world. The video posted by the army alleges that WhatsApp, the popular micro messaging from United States is the new way for the Chinese hackers to spy on Indians.

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Opinion: Bitcoin Still Straining For Legitimacy

The status of bitcoin in Tibet has been interesting for the last few years. As cryptocurrency became a bigger phenomenon around the world, there was talk of it becoming particularly popular in Tibet and parts of China. The Washington Post, for that matter, even discussed Tibet as a hub for bitcoin mining, which is basically a complex computing process used to release original bitcoins to the blockchain network.

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Australia’s Defence Department Bans China’s Wechat

With growing concern over Chinese espionage, Australia’s Department of Defence bans the use or download of popular Chinese micro-messaging app WeChat among its staff. With limited access of Facebook and other social media apps still allowed among the staff, the Chinese app is suspected to contain spyware bugs.

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Slovenia to Build World’s Longest Tibetan Style Bridge

According to a local report, a city in the European country, Slovenia, has proposed to build the world’s longest Tibetan style bridge in an ambitious project. The ambitious proposal to build the footbridge in the city over the Savinja river while costing huge amount of funding, will be the world’s longest such Tibetan styled foot bridge.

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Historic Book Released By Dalai Lama, Grab Your Copy Here

A historic book about the science of the physical world was released by His Holiness the Dalai Lama jointly with the Chief Minister of Bihar Shri Nitish Kumar in Bodh Gaya, the holy place where lord Buddha attained enlightenment more than 2500 years ago. The book release earlier this week is the first of the four series coming up later.

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New iOS App Called Dalai Lama App Launched: Download Now!

The office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama has launched a new iOS app called the Dalai Lama app today according to the news article published in its official website. The app is being launched coinciding with His Holiness’s visit to the Drepung Monastery and the anniversary of Je Tsongkhapa, founder of the Gelukpa Tradition.

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China Using Fake Social Media Profiles Extract German Officials Info

China using fake social media profiles to extract information about German officials and politicians for their intelligence according to the latest reports. The German intelligence has unmasked various fake profiles on a professional social networking platforms which were used by Chinese intelligence to spy on German officials.

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