DHARAMSHALA: Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi, today spoke to a group of 13 foreign college students and three group leaders who were in a town for a week. They visited the Tibetan parliament Secretariat today and met with the Deputy Speaker. During the meeting, the Deputy Speaker explained the procedures of the Tibetan Parliament and the roles performed by the parliamentary secretariat. He briefed the six World Parliamentarian Conventions on Tibet. … Continued
DHARAMSHALA:Mr konchok Yangphel and Mr Dorjee Tsetan, members of Tibetan parliament-in-Exile are leaving Dharamshala on 24 May to visit North Eastern Tibetan Settlements including Tenzingang,Derang,Bomdila, Itanagar and Shillong from 27 may to 7 June. They will return to Dharamshala on 10 June.
DHARAMSALA: Staffers of European Parliament Members were welcomed by the honorable Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile at Tibetan parliament Secretariat on 22 May. During the meeting, Deputy Speaker apprised them about the critical situation inside Tibet under the repressive policies of the Chinese Government and briefed the six International Parliament Conventions on Tibet. He also expounded them the constituency of TPiE and how resolutions are … Continued
DHARAMSHALA: The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile expressed solidarity with Chador Kyab who set himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government on 2 may 2017 and called on China to address the genuine grievances of the Tibetan people. Chagdor Kyap, aged 16, son of Zoepa and Dolma Tso, farmers from Dardo in Bora Township, set himself on fire near the Bora monastery in protest against Chinese rule in Tibet. He shouted … Continued
DHARAMSHALA: Mr. Ngawang Tharpa and Lobsang Dakpa, members of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile are visiting Tibetan settlements and Tibetan Schools in Dehradun, India from 18th to 27th May. They will address the settlement people and school children. They are leaving Dharamshala for Dickyiling Tibetan Settlement, Sahastradhara, Dehradun on 17th May.
DHARAMSHALA: Mr. Dawa Phunkyi and Gyarik Thar, members of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile are leaving Dharamshala tomorrow on 17th May to visit Phuntsokling Tibetan Settlement, Dalhousie from 18th to 19th May. They will be received by the settlement officer and address the Tibetan people at the Settlement. After coming back to Dharamshala on 19th May, they will visit Upper Tibetan Children’s Village School, Lower Tibetan Children’s Village School, Mewoen Tsuglag Petoen School, … Continued
DHARAMSALA: Janata Dal-United Political Party National Secretary Shri. Afaque Ahmad Khan and his family members were welcomed by the honorable Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile at Tibetan parliament Secretariat on 15th May. Deputy Speaker honored and presented books. He briefed them about Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and urged the further strengthening of supports for the cause of Tibet. Shri. Ahmad Khan, a firm supporter of Tibet was arrested … Continued
SHILLONG: As one entered the conference hall, where the workshop for the members of local Tibetan assembly is being held, a palpable sense of anxiety and excitement could be felt. All the participants could be seen preparing themselves as they took their respective seats for the mock session. In par with preparation the day before, the mock session started off with the session initiation by the Speaker of the assembly. … Continued
DHARAMSHALA: The high level US Congressional delegation led by Representative Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader in the US House of Representatives, Rep Jim Sensenbrenner, Representative Eliot Engel, Rep Jim McGovern, Rep Betty McCollum, Rep Judy Chu, Rep Joyce Beatty and Rep Pramila Jayapal visited the Tibetan Parliament Secretariat on 9th May 2017. Honorable Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Khenpo Sonam Tenphel and Standing committee members of Tibetan Parliament welcomed the … Continued
First of all, I, on behalf of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and all the Tibetans around the world, would like to extend a very warm welcome to the Democratic Leader and the former Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Mrs. Nancy Pelosi and all the Parliamentary dignitaries from the United States of America. Thank you all for joining us here today! You all have been staunch supporters of the … Continued