also said some 60 Tibetans living in different parts of Tibet, including Lhasa, capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, have been on a hunger strike since Monday.
Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile
Samdhong Rinpoche said the Dalai Lama wants to completely retire from politics as he feels that "political leadership should not be confined to one person and individual".
Seven months prior to the killing, a threatening letter, the full text of which can be viewed on the official web site of the Tibetan government-in-exile
, allegedly was sent under the seal of the Dorje Shugden Charitable and Religious Society to ".
The Dalai's Government-in-Exile
recently reported that one individual, after observing the vicious treatment of some monks who had refused to accept the PRC's designated Panchen, simply died of heart failure because "he could not bear to see such atrocities inflicted upon the monks.
was stillborn because it was made by a single group that does not represent the whole of the opposition," the rebel Free Syrian Army's (FSA) spokesperson said.
Dalai Lama was forced to flee Tibet following a failed uprising against Chinese rule in 1959 and has been leading the Tibetan government-in-exile
in Dharamsala, northern India, since then.
China's Public Security Ministry said Tuesday it has captured a figure linked to the Tibetan government-in-exile
who was involved in last month's violence in Tibet, calling it proof that the Dalai Lama masterminded the riots.
Dharamsala, Apr 11 (ANI): Tibetan activists organized an awareness campaign to increase the number of young voters for the upcoming elections of the Tibetan government-in-exile
Tibet's India-based government-in-exile
has suggested at least 80 people were killed during Friday's violence in Lhasa.
Talking to reporters here on Thursday, Choephel said: "The Dalai Lama has said that the Tibetan government-in-exile
will be wound up, closed down and we will all move to Tibet and work as equal Tibetans in Tibet.
The Dalai Lama himself resides in India, in the northern Himalayan town of Dharmasala, where a Tibetan government-in-exile
Dharamshala, March 4 (ANI): Tibetan government-in-exile
held its first ever 'Tibetan Women Empowerment Symposium' in Dharamsala town of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday (March 04).
led by the Dalai Lama is ready to become an autonomous entity within China if the government in Beijing can agree to the idea, the Tibetan spiritual leader said in an interview with Taiwan's United Daily News published Wednesday.
So this is a form of commemoration of that important event," said Thubten Samphel, spokesperson of Tibetan government-in-exile
Dharamsala, Sep 2 (ANI): Tibetans-in-exile living in India celebrated the 49th Democracy Day, the anniversary of their government-in-exile