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THE OFFICE OF TIBET MOVED FROM NEW YORK TO WASHINGTON DC

THE OFFICE OF TIBET MOVED FROM NEW YORK TO WASHINGTON DC

  The office of Tibet has already moved from New York to Washington, DC.  Our new address in Washington DC is as follow: The Office of Tibet 1228, 17th Street NW Washington, DC – 20036 Tel: 212.213.5010212.213.5010, Fax: 703.349.7444 For the convenience of public, we are retaining our old office phone number 212-213 5010212-213 5010.  […]

Italian Senate Committee Passes Resolution on Tibet

Italian Senate Committee Passes Resolution on Tibet

  tibet.net March 13, 2014 DHARAMSHALA: The Special Committee on the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights of the Italian Senate has adopted a resolution on Tibet. The resolution came against the backdrop of a testimony by Kalon Dicki Chhoyang of the Central Tibetan Administration’s Department of Information and International Relations, at the Italian Senate […]

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Spends the Day on Capitol Hill

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Spends the Day on Capitol Hill

  Washington DC, USA, 6 March 2014 – His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s day on Capitol Hill began with his being invited to offer prayers at the opening of proceedings in the Senate. He was first welcomed and introduced by Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid who described him as an inspiration to others across the […]

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Meets with President Barack Obama

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Meets with President Barack Obama

  tibet.net February 21, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC. FEBRUARY 21, 2014: His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with President Obama this morning at the White House. This was the third meeting between the Tibetan spiritual leader and the sitting American President. The earlier two meetings, also in the White House, took place on February 18th 2010 […]

Governor and Chief Minister of Meghalaya Honour Sikyong as State Guest

Governor and Chief Minister of Meghalaya Honour Sikyong as State Guest

tibet.net February 5, 2014 4:59 am DHARAMSHALA: After attending the opening day of the festival of Tibet in Guwahati in Assam on 2 February, Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay travelled by road in a convoy with police escorts to Shillong, known as the Scotland of East, arranged by government of Meghalaya as the State Guest. Along […]

Sikyong successfully concludes visits to Miao and Tezu Tibetan settlements

Sikyong successfully concludes visits to Miao and Tezu Tibetan settlements

tibet.net February 2, 2014 GUWAHATI: Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay successfully concluded his successful tour of Arunachal Pradesh, visiting Tibetan settlements in Miao and Tezu on 30 and 31 January. Sikyong addressed the general public, and interacted with students and teachers on how to improve the education standard of Tibetans during his visit to the Central […]

Sikyong vists Remote Tuting settlement

Sikyong vists Remote Tuting settlement

  tibet.net February 1, 2014 GUWAHATI: Flying in a helicopter over hills and valleys dotted with Siang river which joins the Brahmaputra flowing from Tibet, Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay arrived on his first ever visit to the remote settlement in Tuting on 30 January, after successfully concluding his tour of Tawang, Derang, Bomdila and Tenzingang […]

US Ambassador-designated to Beijing to call for dialogue between China and His Holiness the Dalai Lama

US Ambassador-designated to Beijing to call for dialogue between China and His Holiness the Dalai Lama

  January 30, 2014 DHARAMSHALA: US senator Max Baucus, nominated as Washington’s next ambassador to China, said he would counsel the Chinese leadership to restart dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama without any preconditions to reduce the growing instability in Tibet. In his testimony before the senate foreign relations committee on 28 January 2014, […]

Tibet’s world outreach to counter China’s growing influence: An interview with Chidril Kalon

Tibet’s world outreach to counter China’s growing influence: An interview with Chidril Kalon

  The Tibetan-government-in-exile is reaching out to the Chinese diaspora, as part of its campaign to keep the Tibet issue on the international agenda. Dicki Chhoyang, Minister of the Department of Information and International Relations, Central Tibetan Administration is in Australia for the annual Festival of Tibet in Brisbane.. but she’s also embarked on a […]

Tibet Film screened at European Parliament

Tibet Film screened at European Parliament

  Brussels; Lithuanian MEP Mr. Leonidas  Donskis organized an event in the European Parliament to screen Dhondup Wangchen’s documentary film ‘Leaving  Fear Behind’ on 21 January. The screening was attended by MEPs, assistants to MEPs, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Brussels, representatives from NGOs, representatives of ICT and executive members of the […]