His Holiness the Dalai Lama looks on as Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay signs the official book as part of the Sikyong Swearing-in Ceremony held at the Main Tibetan Temple courtyard in Dharamsala, HP, India on May 27, 2016. Photo/Tenzin Choejor

Sikyong Announces Five-Fifty Strategy for Second Term

DHARAMSHALA: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay today proposed a strategy of five-fifty in his inaugural speech at the swearing-in ceremony for his second term of office, at the Tsuglagkhang in Dharamshala. The five-fifty strategy calls for a renewed effort in the…

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Mr Ngawang Norbu Sherpa.

Shugden Protester Penalised for Assault on Senior Citizen in US

BOSTON, MA: According to the Tibetan Association of Boston and Mr Ngawang Norbu Sherpa, a US district court based in Boston, Massachusetts, has issued a restraining order and a monthly penalty against a Shugden protester for physically assaulting a senior…



Lobsang Sangay, the incumbent prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, speaks to media after being re-elected for second term in office in Dharmsala, India, Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

Re-election of Exiled PM Spurs Hope for Renewed Tibet Talks

by Shannon Van Sant, Voice of America, 16 May 2016 HONG KONG— The re-election of Lobsang Sangay as prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile has renewed hopes among some that dialogue between the Dalai Lama and China’s central government, which stopped in…