Dalai Lama calls Himachal Pradesh his second homeland
Tibet’s exiled leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama Friday said he and a sizeable Tibetan population had lived in the hilly state of Himachal Pradesh in north India for so long that he felt it had become their “second homeland”.
China: Shanghai Expo Stifles Media, Critics
Chinese government has denied media accreditation to Hong Kong based newspaper Apple Daily for the Shanghai Expo which begins tomorrow in Shanghai. The Chinese police also raided the home of a well-known government critic in
Beyond the Headlines: The Earthquake in Tibet
On a remote hillside, a Tibetan woman mourns for her mother as flames consume hundreds of bodies in a mass cremation of the dead after a devastating earthq
Back to the Future – interview with Karmapa
The 25-year-old Tibetan monk known as His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, is a self-professed “Facebook stalker” who exercises using his Ninte