Book review- Another Place: A Novel

Pages 298 Black Neck Books Reviewed by Nyinjey I would like to thank publisher and poet Bhuchung D Sonam for sending me the novel Another Place. In an age of the internet and digital technology made worse by the pandemic lockdown, what a joy it is to receive books through the postal service from India! […]

Chinese Discipline Committees tighten grip over surveillance in Tibet

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Mar. 16: Chinese authorities have set up hundreds of ‘Discipline Committees’ to impose tightened security measures across Tibet, according to RFA Tibetan service. The report suggested that almost 2000 “inspectors” have been deployed in rural areas to oversee the functioning of villages and towns. The announcement was made in March to […]

Parliament begins final session amid Covid-19 threat

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Mar. 16: The Tibetan Parliament in Exile (TPiE) of the Central Tibetan Administration on Monday began its session amid the threat of Covid-19 pandemic. The ongoing session will oversee the budgetary allocation of the the fiscal year 2021-2022. The session was postponed on August 17 last year by the house Standing […]

Quad leaders target China over Indo-Pacific security

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Mar. 16: The first summit of Quad leaders (US, India, Japan and Australia) held virtually on Friday raised pressure on countries in Indo-Pacific, particularly targeting China to follow the rule of law and desist from any unilateral show of force in the region. US President Joe Biden, Indian PM Narendra Modi, […]