Dharamsala gears up for film fest

The three-day Free Spirit Film Festival will be held in this Himachal Pradesh hill station beginning Monday, organisers said Sunday.

Suspected Chinese spy arrested from Dharamsala

Police claimed to have arrested a suspected Chinese spy from McLeodganj.

Ahead of festival, eerie silence in Dalai Lama`s abode

An eerie silence prevails at McLeodganj near Dharamsala, where thousands of Tibetans and their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, have been living for over half a century, ahead of the sacred Losar festival, beginning Monday.

Nirupama Rao holds talks with Dalai Lama

A week after National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon visited Beijing, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao held closed-door talks with the Dalai Lama here Saturday, with a Tibetan official saying "issues of common interest" were discussed.