Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Wed 04, May 2016 01:30 PM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
Photo News
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
Dalai Lama graces symposium with youth peace leaders from war torn nations
Two monks released after ten days' detention in Palyul
Stitching a dream: An interview with a Tibetan designer on work, passion and life.
Solo protester arrested in Tibet's Ngaba
Tibet Watch publishes report on role of monasteries in Tibetan resistance
First batch of Geshema aspirants sit for final exams
After Uygur leader, Chinese dissidents denied Indian visa to attend democracy event
Survey shows 75 percent foreign media still denied entry into "TAR"
Dalai Lama hosts interactive discussion on Indian Philosophy and Modern Sciences
Sikyong launches book by former MP
 Hot Articles
Pop Star Selena Gomez’s China tour cancelled over photo with Dalai Lama
Orissa assault incident “not election related”: Settlement Officer
Dalai Lama returns home, key personnel missing from welcome entourage
Gyari Dolma extends support to Sangay
Sangay set for second term, EC okays spelling error
Former PM stays out of Tibetan polls, says elections not based on Tibetan ethics
His Holiness reaffirmed to live 113 years: senior Gelug leaders
Tibetan Swiss elected as member of Cantonal Council
23 March 2016
Tibetan Swiss elected as member of Cantonal Council
A Tibetan living in Switzerland has been elected a member of Swiss Parliament and Cantonal Council from Wil, St. Gallen, Zuric
22 March 2016
Tibetan political prisoner released after 7 yr sentence
A Tibetan political was released after completing seven years’ sentence in a Chinese prison. Jolep Jigme who hails from Tibet’s Ngaba region in Amdo was released from Mein-Yang prison in Sichuan Province on Ma
Former political prisoner dies of torture - induced injury
A former political prisoner has died due to injuries sustained while in detention in Chinese Prison. Gyaye Phuntsok succumbed to his illness at his home in Serchen County in Tsolo Autonomous Prefecture in Tibet, reported
The numbers here are based on unofficial data sourced from various polling stations including individual polling area's final count slip put up for public notice but not necessarily approved by the Election Com
Former PM stays out of Tibetan polls, says elections not based on Tibetan ethics
The first directly elected Prime Minister of the Tibetan exiles and a former academician has said he did not participate in the 2016 Tibetan prime ministerial elections as the entire election process was moving aw
21 March 2016
Kashag tables 2016-17 budget in Tibetan Parliament's last session
The 11th and the last session of the 15th Tibetan Parliament in Exile (TPiE) began here Monday, a day after Tibetans around the world participated in election on Sun
Int. Parliamentarians on election observation mission lauds electoral process
A group of international Parliamentarians under the International Network of Parliamentarians on Tibet (INPAT) visiting the seat of exile Tibetan government to observe the 2016 elections spoke highly of the develo
20 March 2016
Middle Way, dialogue will be my main initiative: Lobsang Sangay
Incumbent Prime Minister (Sikyong) and a candidate for the 2016 Sikyong elections Dr. Lobsang Sangay today said that the Middle Way policy and resumption of dialogue with China would be his main priority if he reta
It will be a close one: Penpa Tsering
The Speaker of Tibetan parliament who faces the incumbent Tibetan Prime Minister Lobsang Sangay in the final elections on Sunday said that the race for the highest office of the Tibetan polity is going to be a cl
Tibetan exiles go to polls for PM, members of Parliament
The Tibetan exiles around the world today cast their votes to elect the new Prime Minister (Sikyong) and the members of the 16th Tibetan Parliament in Exile (Chit
19 March 2016
Exile Tibetans set to elect PM, parliamentarians on Sunday
The 2016 Tibetan general elections that will elect the Tibetan PM (Sikyong) of the 15th Kashag and members of the 16th Tibetan Parliament in exile will culminate on Sunday when the exile Tibetans around the world will cas
Golog Jigme testifies before European Parliament
A former Tibetan political prisoner and a human rights activist on Wednesday testified before the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human rights in Brussels.
18 March 2016
Orissa assault incident “not election related”: Settlement Officer
Following what many in the social media and micro messaging sites claimed was an incident of battery by a supporter of one Sikyong candidate over the other, the Settlement officer of Orissa Tibetan settlement Chonor Samdup to
Open letter signed by "loyal party members" calls Xi to resign
A letter written by a group of ‘loyal party members’ calling for Chinese President Xi Jinping’s resignation from all state and Party leadership positions was first posted on a website but removed la
17 March 2016
Self immolator's family forced to attribute son's death to household fire
According to freetibet.org, the family members of Kalsang Wangdu, 18 year old monk of Retsokha Aryaling Monastery, are being pressurized by the Chinese officials to say that ‘Kalsang Wangdu died in a house fire.’ Moreover
EC denies lack of LEC support led to suicide of Mundgod camp leader
The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Wednesday has denied any negligence on the part of the Doeguling Mundgod Local Election Commission in the suicide of a Tibetan camp leader Yeshi Jungney in Jan
16 March 2016
"Solution to clarify Kalachakra row lies with Gaden Phodrang", PM candidate Penpa Tsering
The speaker of the Tibetan parliament and a prime ministerial candidate for the 2016 elections for the highest office of the Tibetan polity reiterated his stand on many issues; chief among them the row over the reason fo
ICT fears ‘greater environmental impact’ from new railways plan in Tibet
A US based leading advocacy group for Tibetan issues warned of ‘even greater impact’ on the fragile environment of the Tibetan plateau from the planned second railway from Chengdu in Sichuan Province to Lhasa, th
15 March 2016
Hundreds queue in front of first KFC outlet in Lhasa
One of the leading fast food conglomerate KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) last week opened its first ever outlet in Lhasa after a decade of speculation and reasons relating to ‘economic infeasibility’. Swarms of custome
All campaign related activities must end by March 18: EC
Marking the end of the campaigning season of the 2016 Prime Ministerial (Sikyong) and Parliamentary (Chitue) elections, the Election Commission on Monday announced that all campaign related activities must end b
 Latest News Discussions
Ngari Chithun Association declares support for Penpa Tsering (13:01, 29 Jan 2016)
Tyranny of the Tibetan Majority (11:01, 29 Jan 2016)
RTYC New York/New Jersey controversy ends on positive note (10:01, 29 Jan 2016)
TYC Centrex clears the air at New York public meeting (20:01, 16 Jan 2016)
Chatral Rinpoche passes away aged 102 (22:01, 06 Jan 2016)
  Hot News Discussions
Samdhong Rinpoche emphasizes importance of enhancing collective merits, unity among Tibetans (0)
Response to Dr. Dhondup Tashi and Dr. Desel's article (0)
Security Kalon Dongchung Ngodup resigns (0)
China trying to “drive wedge between Dalai Lama and other Tib. Buddhist sects”: Indian expert (0)
Nepal Army Chief vows not to allow anti-China activities in Nepal (0)
Former PM stays out of Tibetan polls, says elections not based on Tibetan ethics (0)
Middle Way, dialogue will be my main initiative: Lobsang Sangay (0)
International Shugden Community disbands (0)
UN event co-paneled by Dalai Lama goes ahead despite Chinese pressure (0)
State-run Chinese media accuses Dalai Lama of orchestrating self immolations (0)
Hundreds attend Dorjee Tsering's cremation in Dharamshala (0)
 Latest Photo News
Lawmakers from the Czech conservative opposition TOP 09 and former foreign minister Karel Schwarzenberg (left) hang Tibetan national flags from the windows of the Chamber of Deputies to oppose Chinese President Xi Jingping's maiden visit to Czech Republic, March 29, 2016 Photo: ČTK Burian Michal
An elderly Tibetan prays before casting her ballot for the Tibetan elections 2016, Tsuglakhang, March 20, 2016. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
Monks participate in the Tsetor rituals of the Tibetan Losar, at the Tsuglakhang temple on the first day of the Tibetan Fire Monkey Year 2143. Theckchen Choeling, Feb. 9, 2016. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
 Latest Opinions
Humans of New York: Tibetan diaspora
Tribute to Desung Kalon Dongchung Ngodup: by Chung Tsering
Response to Dr. Dhondup Tashi and Dr. Desel's article
 Latest Bookreviews
A Way Ahead: Human Approach to a Peaceful World
Green is In…Red is Out
Subcontinental Drift
 Latest Interviews
Empowering digital Tibet: An interview with activist Lhadon Tethong
Advancing Disability Rights by Expanding our Understanding:Interview with Ling Choktul Rinpoche
In Conversation with Loten Namling
 Latest Travels
Seven days in Tibet: China's giant footprint looms large on Tibet, Canadians discover
Tibet, India
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2016 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online