A special interview with Honourable Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Administration in India. Dr Sangay was re-elected during the recent election and he is currently serving his second five-year term in the office. During his six-day official visit to the UK from 29th October to 3rd November 2016, the Londonney Tibetan… Continue reading Special Interview with the President of Tibet’s government-in-exile
(By Tsering Passang, London) In May 2011, I told Honourable Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay in Dharamsala that I did not cast my vote to him during the 2011 Kalon Tripa election. He simply returned a smile. And then I said, ‘Majority of the Tibetan people elected you to lead the Tibet Movement as the Executive… Continue reading Who will get my 2016 Sikyong Vote?
The Washington-based Radio Free Asia (Tibetan Language) interviewed the incumbent Sikyong, Dr Lobsang Sangay, the leading candidate in the forthcoming Sikyong (Political Leader) election, and posed some direct questions related to his Administration over the past four and half years. The incumbent Sikyong's strong contender is the incumbent Tibetan Parliament Speaker, Mr Penpa Tsering, who recently… Continue reading Tibetan Political Leadership Election Campaign Underway
10th March 2016 – Calling for Justice in Tibet 57th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day Join the protest in London 1.30pm: Protest outside the Chinese Embassy 5.00pm to 8.00pm: Programme at Westminster Cathedral Hall, London On March 10th, 1959, thousands of Tibetans rose up to protect their leader, His Holiness the 14th Dalai… Continue reading Calling for Justice in Tibet – 57th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day
The immigration debate has fixated on hotspots such as Eastern Europe. So how do new arrivals from Tibet, Tristan da Cunha and other countries feel when they land on these shores? Simon Hemelryk Saturday 2 May 2015 20:00 Tsering Passang, Tibetan Charity sponsorship co-ordinator, 39. Now in Bexley, Passang has lived in Britain since 1996… Continue reading General Election 2015: How do immigrants from Britain’s smallest minorities feel about one of the hottest issues affecting the polls?
The Tibetan Refugee Charitable Trust was founded by a small dedicated members and supporters of Tibetan community in Britain in 1986. Ever since its founding, the Tibetan Refugee Charitable Trust has been focussing its work primarily in the field of education for Tibetan refugees. The Trust is being managed by successive elected members of Tibetan… Continue reading ‘Tibetans Helping Tibetans’ Initiative Launched at London Imperial Hotel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bTi8dVgaoNI Lodi Gyaltsen Gyari, Former Special Envoy of His Holiness the Dalai Lama (Source: ICT) Lodi Gyaltsen Gyari is a seasoned and skilled diplomat who is an impassioned advocate for the Tibetan people, universal human rights and global democratic reform. Mr. Gyari has successfully worked at the highest levels of the international arena. He… Continue reading A Man’s Mission for Tibet – An Interview with Lodi Gyaltsen Gyari, Former Special Envoy of Dalai Lama
Thubten Samdup, the Outgoing Dalai Lama’s Representative for Northern Europe based at The Office of Tibet, London speaks about his lifelong commitment for Tibet and the Tibetan people’s non-violent freedom struggle and their challenges. He is a recipient of the 2005 ‘Unsung Heroes of Compassion’ award. Early Years Thubten Samdup (also known as ‘Sam’ among… Continue reading An Unsung Hero’s Mission for Tibet: An Interview with Thubten Samdup
Briton Radio Broadcaster Remembered for Service in Tibet (28 September 2013, London) Sir Robert Ford, who was serving the Tibetan Government when Communist Chinese forces began their invasion, died in London on 20th September 2013 at the age of 90. The Englishman was working as a radio officer in Kham for the government of Tibet… Continue reading Briton Radio Broadcaster Remembered for Service in Tibet
OBITUARY: ROBERT FORD (1923-2013) By Tenzin Zega (UK) The only Inji to serve as an employee of an independent Tibetan government, we Tibetans owe an immense sense of gratitude to Robert Ford (or “Phodo” as he was called in Tibet) who died on Friday morning, the 20th of September, at the age of 90. He was… Continue reading OBITUARY: ROBERT FORD (1923-2013)