16th Kashag members granted audience with Dalai Lama

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Nov. 19: The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader gave a special, virtual audience to the newly appointed 16th Kashag (cabinet) members on Friday along with the CTA President Penpa Tsering. The hour-long meeting between the leaders of the Dharamshala-based Tibetan government-in-exile and His Holiness was a courtesy exchange where Kalon Tharlam Dolma, Gyari […]

Former political prisoner urges IOC to not hold Olympics in Beijing

By Tenzin Dharpo DHARAMSHALA, Nov. 19: Well known Tibetan activist and former political prisoner Dhondup Wangchen is retracing his steps ahead of the 2022 Beijing winter Olympics as he begins a speaking tour of 15 countries in Europe to urge the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to not hold the Games in Beijing. Back in 2007, […]