European Parliament Demands China’s Immediate Release of Tibetan Prisoners

European Parliament on Thursday has demanded the ‘immediate and unconditional’ release of two Tibetans imprisoned by China for exercising their basic human rights. The parliament voted in majority for the resolution calling China to respect the basic human rights such as freedom of speech, religious belief and assembly as guaranteed by its own constitution.

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Dalai Lama Begins Conferring Empowerments in Bodh Gaya

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama after preparing himself for the series of empowerments to confer, His Holiness began with conferring the thirteen Deity Vajrabhairava Empowerment on Friday morning. The Buddhist spiritual leader will be conferring a series of empowerments on January 19, 20 and 21 at the seat of Buddha’s enlightenment location.

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China Orders Immediate Return of Tibetans Attending Dalai Lama Teachings in India

According to latest news reports, China has yet again issued orders for immediate return of Tibetans on pilgrimage to India and Nepal, attending the teachings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in India’s Bodh Gaya. According to the reports, the order for immediate return has been issued with a strict warning of serious consequences if not complied.

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India Should Help Resolve Tibet Issue: President Sangay Urges At Thank You India Launch

In a move to engage with the international community for expressing gratitude in their support at the making the successful story of the Tibetan exile community, especially India, the host country of the exile headquarters, President Lobsang Sangay urged India to help in the resolution of Tibet issue while launching the yearlong Thank You India program for 2018.

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Pretending to be Savior of Bengalis

For many people in eastern India, Bangladeshi means Bengali. It indicates that everyone living in Bangladesh must be a Bengali. But in reality, Bangladesh is a tiny neighbouring nation with a secular identity comprising various ethnic tribes. The populous country is however dominated by Muslim population where almost everyone uses Bengali language.

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