Dharamshala, India — His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has expressed his condolences at the death of John Hume, a leading Northern Ireland politician regarded as one of the architects of the Northern Ireland peace process.
Dharamshala, India — 'In 1951, Tibet had to sign the 17-point agreement with China under duress,' the Tibetan President said, but he added that "the Tibetan delegates of Lhasa went to Beijing with the intention that the agreement would be signed as equal partners which did not happen. Instead, China imposed its expansionist policy which turned into treachery and tension.
Dharamshala, India — To bring worldwide attention and support for the current critical situation in Tibet under the Chinese totalitarian communist oppressive regime, India based five leading Tibetan non-government organizations (NGOs) call upon international communities, governments, organizations and leaders of the world to support Tibetans' struggle for freedom.
Dharamshala, India — To honor His Holiness the Dalai Lama on his 85th birthday, the India based Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile highly praised the extraordinary achievements of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, saying His Holiness became "the crown ornament of all the learned masters of the Snowland of Tibet."