Kalon Karma Gelek To Take Additional Charge of Education Department

After the issue of the North America Representative uproar, things look to have settled down and the responsibility of the Education Department is now given to Kalon Yuthok Karma Gelek in addition to the responsibility of Department of Religion and Culture according to the official report by the Central Tibetan Administration on Friday.

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Dalai Lama Graces Golden Jubilee Celebration of CIHTS, Varanasi

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived in Varanasi on Friday and graced the celebration of the 50th anniversary of Central Institute of Tibetan Studies, Varanasi’s founding on Saturday. His Holiness also spoke the inaugural remarks of the Conference on Mind in Indian Philosophical Schools of Thought and Modern Science at the institute.

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India Turns Deadly for Journalists

As the year 2017 sets to bid adieu, India finds itself in an awkward position with the annual statistics of 12 journalists either murdered or killed in suspicious situations. The populous country, known as the largest democracy in the globe, thus emerges as one of the hazardous place for media persons across the world after Mexico, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia etc.

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Syedna Qutbuddin Harmony Prize Conferred On Dalai Lama

During the inter-faith conference at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, His Holiness the Dalai Lama was conferred with the Syedna Qutbuddin Harmony Prize on Thursday. The meeting was an initiative of the Qutbi Jubilee Scholarship Program and the Centre of Arabic and African Studies of JNU as part of their Taqreeb Conference Series that began in Kolkata.

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Former Chinese Captive Tibetan Activist Escapes To US, Reunited With Family

A former Chinese captive Tibetan video activist, Dhondup Wangchen has safely escaped to United States of America according to the press release and arrived in San Francisco in the afternoon of December 25. The Tibetan activist reunited with his wife and children in the United States after more than ten years.

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Latest Tibetan Self Immolator Dies, Father Detained

The latest Tibetan who set himself to fire on Saturday in protest against the Chinese calling for Freedom in Tibet succumbed to the burns and passed away on Sunday according to the sources. In addition to this tragic result, the father of the young man is also said to have detained by the Chinese authorities claiming that a huge money has been spent for treating his son.

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