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Censorship in China is morally wrong: Dalai Lama


June 24th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 24 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has criticised the Chinese government's censorship policy as morally wrong and said 1.3 billion people of China have a right ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama meets fellow Nobel icon Suu Kyi


June 20th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 20 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama met fellow Nobel laureate and Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi in London, an aide of the spiritual leader ... Read more...

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Historic opportunity for Hu Jintao to engage Dalai Lama (Comment)


March 27th, 2012 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
History beckons China's President Hu Jintao during his India visit if he sheds entrenched antipathies and chooses to directly engage the Dalai Lama with a specific intention of initiating the ... Read more...

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Attempted self-immolation by Tibetan against Hu Jintao’s visit (Lead)


March 26th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Two days ahead of Chinese President Hu Jintao's visit to India, a Tibetan protester set himself ablaze at Jantar Mantar Monday during a demonstration ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama in Delhi for eye check-up (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Thursday arrived here for an examination of his eyes, an aide said."It is routine (examination). His health is fine," ... Read more...

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India, China to begin boundary talks Monday


January 15th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) China's influential state councillor Dai Bingguo Sunday touched down here for two-day talks on the festering boundary issue and is expected to seal a landmark ... Read more...

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India, China to hold boundary talks Monday (Lead)


January 14th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) Looking to keep their sensitive ties on course despite differences over a host of issues, India and China will hold two-day boundary talks in New ... Read more...

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Despite irritants, India, China to hold boundary talks


January 9th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) In an effort to keep their sensitive ties on an even keel, India and China will next week hold the 15th round of boundary talks ... Read more...

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McLeodganj deserted as residents leave en masse for Bodh Gaya


December 31st, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Dec 31 (IANS) Even as people from India's northern plains throng to the hill stations to ring in the New Year, one hill settlement is wearing a deserted ... Read more...

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India, China to resume boundary talks next month


December 20th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) India and China are set to hold the 15th round of boundary talks here mid-January after these were deferred following the Chinese objection to ... Read more...

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Some Chinese officials consider me as a demon: Dalai Lama


December 1st, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) Amid reported objections raised by the Chinese consulate to top government officials attending his speech, the Dalai Lama Thursday said some Chinese officials considered him ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama skirts India-China boundary row; new Buddhist body formed


November 30th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Wednesday spoke at the Global Buddhist Conference, but scrupulously avoided commenting on the postponement of the India-China boundary talks ... Read more...

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India-China defence dialogue next month: Krishna


November 29th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Days after the postponement of the India-China boundary talks, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said Tuesday that the high-level defence dialogue with Beijing that is ... Read more...

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China warns India against giving ‘platform’ to Dalai Lama


November 28th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) China Monday said it is opposed to any country providing "a platform" to the Dalai Lama for his "anti-China activities" even as the Tibetan leader's ... Read more...

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Talk to resolve Kashmir issue: Dalai Lama


November 16th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 16 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Wednesday said here that talks were "the best way out" to resolve the dispute over Jammu and Kashmir.The Dalai Lama ... Read more...

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Nepal’s apex court comes to Tibetan refugees’ aid


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 23 (IANS) Nepal's apex court has come to the aid of nearly two dozen Tibetan refugees who were arrested after fleeing Tibet to go to India, asking the ... Read more...

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Nepal frees Dalai Lama’s envoy but threat deepens


August 6th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 6 (IANS) Though Nepal police have released the envoy of exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama after detaining him for eight hours, the threat hanging over the Tibetan diaspora ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s envoy arrested in Nepal (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (IANS) Minutes after he held his maiden press conference in Kathmandu, exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama's envoy in Nepal Thiley Lama was arrested by police Friday along ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s envoy arrested in Nepal (Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (IANS) Minutes after he held his maiden press conference in Kathmandu, Thiley Lama, exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama's envoy in Nepal, was arrested by police Friday along ... Read more...

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Tibetan refugees ask Nepal to address rights in new constitution


August 5th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 5 (IANS) Hounded by security forces and deprived of most of their rights as refugees, Nepal's vulnerable Tibetan diaspora Friday urged the government to address the rights of ... Read more...

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Don’t hold Obama-Dalai Lama meeting: China


July 16th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 16 (IANS) China Saturday urged the US to immediately withdraw a decision to arrange US President Barack Obama's meeting with the exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama. "The ... Read more...

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After Dalai Lama, Nepal celebrates last king’s birthday


July 7th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 7 (IANS) Close on the heels of Nepal's government banning any public celebration of exiled Tibetan leader Dalai Lama's 76th birthday, a small but loyal group of royalists ... Read more...

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Four Tibetans held during sombre Dalai Lama birthday in Nepal


July 6th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 6 (IANS) Four people were arrested from the gates of a Tibetan school in Kathmandu Wednesday for trying to celebrate the 76th birthday of exiled Tibetan leader Dalai ... Read more...

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Ready to negotiate with China, says new Tibetan leader


June 18th, 2011 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 18 (IANS) "We are ready to negotiate with the Chinese government any time, anywhere," said Lobsang Sangay, the prime minister-elect of the Tibetan government-in-exile.The new Kalon ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama asks Irish to work hard to strengthen economy


April 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has asked the people of Ireland to work harder if they are to overcome the financial crisis gripping their country.The ... Read more...

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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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Karmapa begins annual spring teachings at Sarnath


March 10th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 10 (IANS) The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje has begun his annual spring teachings at Sarnath, the birthplace of Buddhism, in Uttar Pradesh, a monastery official said ... 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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Didn’t discuss Karmapa issue with US envoy: Dalai Lama’s Office


February 28th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 28 (IANS) The controversy over the 17th Karmapa did not figure in a meeting between US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer and Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, the latter's office ... Read more...

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US envoy meets Dalai Lama, discusses dialogue with China (Lead)


February 24th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 24 (IANS) US Ambassador Timothy J. Roemer Thursday met Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama and discussed various issues including the dialogue process between Tibetans and China and global issues, ... Read more...

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Karmapa asked to apprise monastery officials of Indian laws


February 17th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 17 (IANS) Top officials of the 17th Karmapa say the central government, while signalling a clean chit to the Tibetan leader in the controversy over unaccounted foreign currency, wants him ... Read more...

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‘We are trying to seek general autonomy for Tibet’, says Dalai Lama


February 13th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Feb 13 (ANI): Denying the accusations of the Chinese Government, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said that an attempt is being made to seek general autonomy for entire Tibet.Addressing ... Read more...

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21st century should be century of dialogue: Dalai Lama


February 7th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 7 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Monday said that the 21st century should be known as the century of dialogue. Speaking here in a Goa government sponsored lecture ... Read more...

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Marxist Jyoti Basu had a bourgeois lifestyle: Dalai Lama


February 7th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 7 (IANS) Buddhist spiritual leader the Dalai Lama stole a march on Indian Marxists Monday when he said that veteran Marxist leader Jyoti Basu himself led a bourgeois lifestyle. ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand Police maintain strict vigil over Tibetan refugees post Karmapa Lama controversy


February 6th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Dehradun, Feb 6 (ANI): Post the money laundering case featuring Tibetan leader Karmapa Lama, the police authorities in Uttarakhand's Dehradun city are maintaining strict vigil on the credentials of the Tibetans-in-exile in ... Read more...

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