Dalai Lama offer condolences to flood victims in Europe

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, July 17: The Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Saturday offered his concern and condolences to those affected by floods, caused by incessant rain in parts of Europe including Germany and Belgium. In a letter written to Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, and Alexander De Croo, the Belgian […]

US Senate passes bill to ban all products made in Xinjiang

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, July 17: The US Senate has passed legislation on Wednesday to ban all imports from Xinjiang or East Turkestan, in the latest move to rebuke the Beijing administration to put a stop to the ongoing genocide of the Uyghur community. The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act would thereby create a “rebuttal […]

UK parliament unanimously votes for ‘diplomatic boycott’ of Beijing Olympics

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, July 17: The UK parliament on Thursday unanimously backed the motion calling for a ‘diplomatic boycott’ of the Beijing Winter Olympics to be held in Beijing in February. Although a non-binding resolution, the motion stated that the international Games should not be entertained as China continues to commit mass atrocities in […]