Dalai Lama hails good start between Modi govt, China

Hailing the "good start" between the Narendra Modi government and the Chinese leadership, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Saturday said that despite difficult situations, efforts should be made through mutual understand to reach agreeable solutions.

Hindu outfits bask in BJP win, raise pitch on Sanskrit issue
Hindu outfits bask in BJP win, raise pitch on Sanskrit issue

With an aim to unite Hindus across the globe, the World Hindu Congress 2014 (WHC) began in New Delhi on Friday.

Dalai Lama to attend Rome summit of Nobel laureates

 Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will visit Italy next month to attend the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace laureates, which was earlier scheduled in South Africa but cancelled in protest over denial of visa to him, his aide said Monday.

Tibetans to get US help to fight tuberculosis

 The Tibetans in exile will now get funds to fight with one of the biggest health problems, tuberculosis (TB).

China warns Tibet party members not to harbour separatist "fantasies" about Dalai Lama

A top Chinese official has vowed to severely punish members of the ruling Communist Party in Tibet who "harbour fantasies" about the troubled region`s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, state media said on Wednesday.

Gisele Bundchen meets Dalai Lama
Gisele Bundchen meets Dalai Lama

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen and her family met spiritual leader Dalai Lama.

Nepal told to curb "anti-China" activities from its soil

China has asked Nepal to take strong measures to ensure that its soil is not used for "anti-China" activities, apparently by the supporters of the Dalai Lama.

Nobel Peace Prize to Indian, Pakistani will help resolve border conflict: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has said that the joint conferring of this year`s Nobel Peace Prize on Indian Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani teen Malala Yousafzai can help resolve the border conflict between the two neighbours.

Dalai Lama's Dharamsala: Cricket tourists' vantage point
Dalai Lama's Dharamsala: Cricket tourists' vantage point

The quaint town of Dharamsala was best known for being the home of Dalai Lama until top-flight cricket arrived here with the construction of a world class stadium.

4th ODI: India, West Indies players to meet Dalai Lama
4th ODI: India, West Indies players to meet Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama will bless the India and West Indies cricketers ahead of the fourth One-day International at the scenic HPCA stadium here on October 17.

Dalai Lama congratulates Malala, Satyarthi for wining Nobel Peace Prize

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Saturday congratulated Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, saying the award would serve as a reminder of the fundamental importance of education.

China upgrades status of Tibet's police force to military body

China has upgraded the status of Tibet's top police force to that of a military body, recognising its key role in maintaining peace in the troubled Himalayan region which has witnessed anti-Beijing protests by Dalai Lama's supporters.

South Africa government criticised over Dalai Lama

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has sharply criticised the South African government after the Dalai Lama did not receive a visa to travel to South Africa.

Cape Town Nobel summit 'suspended' over Dalai Lama visa row

Cape Town's mayor on Thursday "suspended" a planned summit of Nobel peace laureates, blaming the South African government's "intransigence" in refusing to grant a visa to the Dalai Lama.

Tibetan party suggests Rome as new venue for peace summit

A day after the World Peace summit was cancelled and shifted out of Cape Town in South Africa, a Tibetan political party here has suggested Rome as the alternative venue for the peace laureates' congregation.

Dalai Lama in `informal` talks to return to Tibet

The Dalai Lama indicated Thursday he was in informal talks with China to make a historic pilgrimage to Tibet after more than half a century in exile.

Indian girls should learn martial arts for self defence: Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama, the 79-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, convened an inter-faith meeting in September, 2014, in New Delhi. The purpose of the meeting was to address some of the most important issues ailing the society, particularly in India.

Nobel summit cancelled after S Africa denies visa to Dalai Lama

The World Summit of Nobel Peace laureates, scheduled for this month in South Africa, has been cancelled and shifted?out of the country, owing to the denial of a travel visa to Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.

Things are changing in China: Dalai Lama

 Chinese President Xi Jinping`s open admission of Tibet playing a key role in China`s culture is reflective of the change in the country`s attitude, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said here Monday.

Dalai Lama 25th Nobel Prize anniv: 5 Laureates to gather in HP

Five Nobel laureates from around the world will assemble here on the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi to mark 25 years of awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.