Human Rights

Dalai Lama speaks on ‘developing the heart’ at Princeton

by Phayul Latest News on October 31, 2014

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Wednesday said that he resisted negative feelings towards the Chinese authorities during 2008 uprising by imagining taking away their hatred and givin
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Mexico betrayed

by Diego Zavala on October 30, 2014

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Printouts of missing College students, missing in Iguala. (Reuters)

It has been a month since the disappearance of 43 ‘normalistas’, students that train to become teachers from Raúl Isidro Burgos Rural Teacher Training College  in the town of Ayotzinapa, Guerrero state, some 300km south of Mexico City.

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Spain: Abandon Abusive Migration Plan

by Human Rights Watch on October 30, 2014

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Nepal to deny refugee papers to Tibetans: sources

by Phayul Latest News on October 30, 2014

Nepal, a transit for Tibetan refugees feeling Tibet for India and a home for some 20000 Tibetan refugees, has decided to deny documents to Tibetan refugees arriving in the country, AsiaNews
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Toronto District School Board ends ties with Confucius Institute

by Phayul Latest News on October 30, 2014

The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) yesterday decided to terminate all its deal with Chinese Government funded Confucius Institutes following a series of protests by Tibetans in Toron
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China: Obama Should Publicly Call for Individuals’ Releases

by Human Rights Watch on October 29, 2014

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Singapore: Court Ruling a Major Setback for Gay Rights

by Human Rights Watch on October 29, 2014

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Chinese authorities in Jomda County in Chamdo prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region have ordered Tibetans to withdraw their family members enrolled in monasteries and nunneries, reported
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3rd Dharamshala International Film Festival opens

by Phayul Latest News on October 29, 2014

The 3rd Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) kicked off today at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts with the screening of ‘Ankhon Dekhi’, a film by Rajat Kapoor, who was present at the scr
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Tanzania: Child Marriage Harms Girls

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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India: No Justice for 1984 Anti-Sikh Bloodshed

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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Kazakhstan: Draconian Ruling in Lawsuit

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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Thailand: Prosecute Troops for Child’s Killing

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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Kazakhstan: UN Review to Highlight Abuses

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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Iran: Stop Targeting Rights Lawyer

by Human Rights Watch on October 28, 2014

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Pro – shugden protesters have right to protest, Dalai Lama says

by Phayul Latest News on October 27, 2014

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama, currently on visit to the US, said the pro-shugden protesters demonstrating outside the venues of his talks have the right to freedom of speech. However, the Tibetan leader also thanked those who had come to express their
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Tibetan PM commends Tibetan charitable organization

by Phayul Latest News on October 26, 2014

At a modest gathering held at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts, Sangay said, “His Holiness the Dalai Lama preaches us to practice compassion, not just in words but also in action. One ma
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Tibetan monk sentenced to 12 years in Sog

by Phayul Latest News on October 26, 2014

A Tibetan monk of Drilda Monastery in Tibet’s Sog County arrested in March this year has been sentenced to twelve years’ imprisonment by a Chinese court, Ngawang Tharpa, a Tibetan
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Nigeria: Victims of Abductions Tell Their Stories

by Human Rights Watch on October 26, 2014

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Egypt: 23 Sentenced Over Anti-Protest Law

by Human Rights Watch on October 26, 2014

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