China Should Change its Tibet Policy: US Ambassador-at-large

US ambassador-at-large for religious freedom, Samuel D. Brownback said that China should change its Tibet policy. The high level US official published an article in The Week and it calls for free practice of faith. Brownback writes that selection of Tibetan Buddhist leaders rest with the Dalai Lama and his people. The complete article is as following;

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MenTsee Khang Announces 5 Years Degree Course for Non-Tibetans

MenTsee Khang, the apex Tibetan Medicine and Astro-science Institute has announced a 5 year degree course for non-Tibetans. The institute has announced the new program through their official website on Monday. The complete announcement contains the detailed description of all requirement documents as well as qualifications.

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Nepal Secretly Agreed to Handover Escaping Tibetans to China in 7 Days

In a breaking revelation in the local news medium, Nepal has secretly agreed to handover escaping Tibetans to China. Top Chinese commander, President Xi’s visit in October last year saw the signing of this secret agreement. This agreement despite having kept under secret has surfaced in the local news medium recently.

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Tibetan Artist Nominated At 2020 Queensland Music Awards

Tibetan artist is nominated at the 2020 Queensland Music Awards set to take place in March this year. A Tibetan song Apo Gaga, written and sung by Tenzin Choegyal is nominated in one of the seventeen categories of the Queensland Music Awards. The prestigious music awards supported by the local government recognizes various cultural heritages in the state.

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iPhone XR, XS Massive Discount at Amazon Great Indian Sale

iPhone XR and XS has massive discounts at the Amazon Great Indian sale going on between January 19 and January 22. During this time, the e-retailer is offering up to 40% discount on the purchase of smartphones. It is also offering up to Rs 6,000 off in exchange offers. Additionally, SBI credit card owners are eligible to get an instant discount of 10% on every purchase.

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Gyari Dolma Aspires to Become Sikyong in 2021 Election

The former Kalon at Central Tibetan Administration in Dharamshala, Ms. Gyari Dolma has announced for aspirations to become Sikyong in 2021 elections. The former Kalon (Minister) during a recent event in New Delhi publicly announced that she hopes to lead the Tibetans. While Ms. Gyari Dolma is the first speak on the upcoming elections, she is also one of the strongest candidates.

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Dalai Lama Returns to Dharamsala After One and Half Month Tour

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama has returned to Dharamshala after one and half month tour to Goa, Hubli and Bihar. His Holiness arrived to his temporal abode in Himachal Pradesh on Monday morning. After wrapping up his engagements in the past one and half month, His Holiness returned to a warm welcome.

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Trump Administration Very Late on China Report Required by Tibet Act

The State Department of Donald Trump’s administration is very late on China report required by the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act. The US Congress is getting frustrated over the delay in submitting the report over the situation the past year. According to reports, the state department’s report is one month overdue to the Congress.

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US Will Fund $19 Million for Tibet Programs in 2020

As per the approval from both the houses and the President, United States will provide $19 million for Tibet programs in funding. The new spending bills of US includes steady spending support for Tibet programs in the new period. US President Donald Trump signed the final approvals of the spending late last month.

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