Japan lawmakers pledge continued support for Tibet

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Apr. 29: The All Party Japanese Parliamentary Support Group for Tibet on Tuesday pledged continuous support for the Tibetan struggle during a virtual meeting with President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), known also as the Tibetan government-in-exile, Dr. Lobsang Sangay as he completes his two-term tenure as Sikyong. The head […]

Covid cluster at Bangalore Youth hostel grows as 45 cases discovered

By Tenzin Lekdhen BANGALORE, Apr. 29: The worsening Covid-19 situation at Tibetan Youth Hostel (TYH) in Bangalore where a cluster case was discovered last week has further deteriorated as additional cases were discovered. In addition to the 15 cases last week, 25 more people have tested positive for the virus as of Tuesday, taking the […]

China arrests two for communicating with Tibetans in exile

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Apr. 29: Two Tibetans have reportedly been arrested for communicating with exile Tibetans in Eastern Tibet on April 16, according to rights group Tibet Watch. Samten Sangpo and Tsultrim from Machen County in Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture were arrested for communicating with exiled Tibetans through the micro messaging app WeChat. The […]