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Dalai Lama to step down (Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 10 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Thursday announced his decision to retire and devolve his "formal authority" to an elected leader.The message from the ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama likely to announce retirement


March 10th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 10 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is likely to announce his retirement from active life March 14 through a message to be read out ... Read more...

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Nobel to Liu could bring change in China: Dalai Lama


October 12th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 12 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said the Nobel Peace Prize to jailed dissident Liu Xiaobo could bring change in China."Change in China depends on many ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama asks China to free Nobel winner Liu


October 8th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 8 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama Friday urged the Chinese leadership to release jailed dissident leader and writer Liu Xiaobo, who has been named for this year's Nobel Peace ... Read more...

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Tweeting Dalai Lama says voices for Tibetan independence growing stronger


August 15th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 15 (IANS) With over 600,000 people, including hundreds of Chinese, following him on networking site Twitter, the Dalai Lama has said the non-resolution of the Tibet ... Read more...

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Golden seal honour for Dalai Lama for leading Tibetan democracy


August 9th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 9 (IANS) Tibetans living in exile in India will honour the Dalai Lama with a golden seal next month for leading the Tibetan democratic system in exile. "It would ... Read more...

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World’s most celebrated monk turns 75 Tuesday


July 4th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), July 4 (IANS) 'His Holiness', 'Guruji' and the 'Dalai Lama' are the more famous terms by which he is known. But as Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th ... Read more...

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Defiant Tibetans hail Dalai Lama’s Nobel award in Nepal


December 10th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 10 (IANS) Ignoring pressure by the Chinese government on its tiny neighbour Nepal to suppress activities related to exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama still a `wolf’ to China, 50 years after flight


March 10th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
By Bill Smith Hongya (China), March 10 (DPA) "Get out of here! They will arrest anyone who looks in there," cried a middle-aged woman standing near the closed red doors of a small ... Read more...

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Tibet turns 50, in India


March 9th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Mcleodganj (Himachal Pradesh), March 9 (IANS) Tibetans have come of age - 50 years to be precise - not in their homeland, the 'Roof of the World' Tibet, but in ... Read more...

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The little democratic world of the Dalai Lama


March 8th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 8 (IANS) The aura around him mesmerizes you. He mingles with the high and mighty and the world's most populous nation China sees him as an ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama rules out retirement ’till death’ (Lead)


November 23rd, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 23 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, Sunday categorically said he was not thinking of retirement and was committed to the cause of Tibet "till death"."There is no point ... Read more...

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Tibetan resolutions tilt towards Dalai Lama’s middle path


November 21st, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 21 (IANS) At a special meeting of nearly 600 top Tibetan leaders here, voices supporting the Dalai Lama's middle path approach on the struggle for Tibet seem to ... Read more...

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Independence or autonomy: Tibetan dilemma continues


November 21st, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 21 (IANS) The dilemma amongst the Tibetan leadership in exile over which way to go - seek independence or genuine autonomy from China - continues even as they ponder over ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama justifies staying away from Tibetan meet


November 20th, 2008 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 20 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, Thursday said that he was deliberately keeping away from the biggest meeting of Tibetan leaders here as he did not ... Read more...

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China warns Australia on Dalai Lama issue


June 12th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 12 (ANI): China has warned Australia to not allow the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to carry out separatist activities on its territory.We request Australia to pay ... Read more...

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Beijing Olympics should be held on time: Dalai Lama


March 23rd, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Tibetan religious leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday said that he does not have any intention to oppose the Beijing Olympics and that it should be ... Read more...

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