The third session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile to be held from 14-25 March 2017 at the Parliamentary Secretariat, Dharamshala.
Tibetan Parliament Congratulates Nancy Pelosi for Re-election as House Democratic Leader

Tibetan Parliament Congratulates Nancy Pelosi for Re-election as House Democratic Leader

DHARAMSHALA: The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today congratulated former House Speaker Ms Nancy Pelosi for being re-elected as the Democratic Leader in the US House of Representatives. In a congratulatory note, Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok wrote: “The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile would like to congratulate you on being re-elected as the Leader of Democratic in the House of Representative.” “We are very grateful for your consistent support for the just cause of Tibet … Continued

The Tibetan Parlimentary Delegation with the Speaker of Lok Sabha

The Tibetan Parlimentary Delegation with the Speaker of Lok Sabha

The Tibetan parliamentary delegation led by Deputy Speaker, Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok met with Parliamentarians from both houses of Indian Parliament in New Delhi from 21st November to 30th November 2016. The Delegation along with Shri Shanta Kumar, Convener, APIPFT met with Smt. Sumitra Mahajan, Speaker, Lok Sabha on 30th November 2016 at 13:30. Shri Shanta Kumar, the convener of APIPFT presented a letter to the Speaker supporting the Tibet issue and … Continued

Indian MPs Reaffirm Support for Tibet Issue

Indian MPs Reaffirm Support for Tibet Issue

NEW DELHI: As part of the lobby campaign initiated by the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile from 21 November, the visiting parliamentary delegation from 25-28 November, held unprecedented meetings with over 40 representatives from 11 political parties across 18 states, and three union ministers, calling for continued support on the Tibet issue. During the meetings, the delegation explained the grave political and human rights situation prevailing inside Tibet including the wave of self-immolation … Continued

Speaker Launches Book by Tibetan Activist and Peace Marcher

Speaker Launches Book by Tibetan Activist and Peace Marcher

  DHARAMSHALA: Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Khenpo Sonam Tenphel released a book authored by Tibetan activist Lingtsa Tseten Dorjee. The book is published by the Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy at Norbu House, Mcloed Ganj on 28 November 2016. Speaking about the author at the book launch, Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel said, “after witnessing the tragic situation of Tibet in a documentary on China’s occupation of Tibet … Continued

Tibetan Parliamentary Delegation Urges Indian Ministers and Members of Parliament to Raise Tibet Issue

Tibetan Parliamentary Delegation Urges Indian Ministers and Members of Parliament to Raise Tibet Issue

NEW DELHI: As part of its lobbying campaign, a Tibetan parliamentary delegation led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok has met Union ministers of India and members of the Indian Parliament from both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha from 21 November. Other members of the delegation include Tibetan parliamentarians Lopon Thubten Gyaltsen and Mr Kunchok Yangphel, with Ms Tenzin Choedon, Joint Secretary at the Tibetan Parliamentary Secretariat. The delegation met … Continued

Tibetan Parliament Congratulates Nancy Pelosi for Re-election as House Democratic Leader

DHARAMSHALA: The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile today congratulated former House Speaker Ms Nancy Pelosi for being re-elected as the Democratic Leader in the US House of Representatives. In a congratulatory note, Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok wrote: “The Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile would like to congratulate you on being re-elected as the Leader of Democratic in the House of Representative.” “We are very grateful for your consistent support for the just cause of Tibet … Continued

The Tibetan Parlimentary Delegation with the Speaker of Lok Sabha

The Tibetan parliamentary delegation led by Deputy Speaker, Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok met with Parliamentarians from both houses of Indian Parliament in New Delhi from 21st November to 30th November 2016. The Delegation along with Shri Shanta Kumar, Convener, APIPFT met with Smt. Sumitra Mahajan, Speaker, Lok Sabha on 30th November 2016 at 13:30. Shri Shanta Kumar, the convener of APIPFT presented a letter to the Speaker supporting the Tibet issue and … Continued

Indian MPs Reaffirm Support for Tibet Issue

NEW DELHI: As part of the lobby campaign initiated by the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile from 21 November, the visiting parliamentary delegation from 25-28 November, held unprecedented meetings with over 40 representatives from 11 political parties across 18 states, and three union ministers, calling for continued support on the Tibet issue. During the meetings, the delegation explained the grave political and human rights situation prevailing inside Tibet including the wave of self-immolation … Continued

Speaker Launches Book by Tibetan Activist and Peace Marcher

  DHARAMSHALA: Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Khenpo Sonam Tenphel released a book authored by Tibetan activist Lingtsa Tseten Dorjee. The book is published by the Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy at Norbu House, Mcloed Ganj on 28 November 2016. Speaking about the author at the book launch, Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel said, “after witnessing the tragic situation of Tibet in a documentary on China’s occupation of Tibet … Continued

Tibetan Parliamentary Delegation Urges Indian Ministers and Members of Parliament to Raise Tibet Issue

NEW DELHI: As part of its lobbying campaign, a Tibetan parliamentary delegation led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok has met Union ministers of India and members of the Indian Parliament from both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha from 21 November. Other members of the delegation include Tibetan parliamentarians Lopon Thubten Gyaltsen and Mr Kunchok Yangphel, with Ms Tenzin Choedon, Joint Secretary at the Tibetan Parliamentary Secretariat. The delegation met … Continued

Tibetan Parliamentarians Meet Indian MPs, Appeal to Discuss Tibet’s Issue

DHARAMSHALA: Members of Indian Parliament from across the Indian political spectrum consented to raise the issue of Tibet at the ongoing winter session of the parliament. The Indian parliamentarians’ assurance to raise the Tibet issue was a result of a lobbying campaign currently being undertaken by a delegation of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile in New Delhi. The Tibetan delegation is led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok along with Lopon Thubten … Continued

Deputy Speaker Attends 24th Kundiya Gayatri Mahayagya Prayer Service

DHARAMSHALA: Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, on 18 November 2016 at 3:00 pm, participated at the Kundiya Gayatri Mahayagya Prayer Service at the Kacheri Police Station organised by the Akhil Vishva Gayatri Parivar. Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok addressed the gathering on the essence of co-existence of religious diversity in creating a unity and harmony in one’s country. He also added that “Tibetan Buddhism came from India and under the … Continued

MP Lobsang Choejor Attends Founding Anniversary of Tong-Len School

DHARAMSHALA: MP Mr. Lobsang Choejor, a member of the Standing Committee of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, attended the 12th Founding Anniversary of Tong-Len School at Gaggal, Dharamshala. The day-long celebration involved various activities including Hindi cultural dances and painting competition. Ven. Lobsang Jamyang, founder of Tong-Len Charitable Trust narrated a brief introduction of the Tong-Len School and mentioned that the school which started in 2002 with a small number of students … Continued

Tibetan Parliamentary Delegation to Meet Indian Parliamentarians during Winter Session

DHARAMSHALA: A Tibetan Parliamentary delegation led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok and members of the Standing Committee of Tibetan Parliament will be leaving for New Delhi tomorrow to visit Indian Parliamentarians during the ongoing Winter Session. The delegation will appeal the Indian Parliament to garner support for an immediate resolution of the Tibet issue. The members will also be attending a meeting with the Conveners and Co-Conveners of All … Continued

Tibetan Parliament Hosts Panel Discussion on ‘How important is Tibet Issue to India’ at India International Centre

NEW DELHI: Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile hosted a panel discussion titled ‘How important is Tibet Issue to India’ at India International Centre, New Delhi on 11 November 2016. The panelists included Prof. Shrikanth Kondapali, Professor in Chinese Studies, Centre for East Asian Studies, JNU; Mr. Prem Das, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha, Sikkim; Mr. J. M. Mukhi, Former Legal Advisor, Ministry of External Affairs and Advocate of Indian Supreme Court; Mr. Rajiv … Continued

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