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Chinese Army men in 'civilian clothes' show banner supporting Tibet to villagers in Ladakh

The incident happened when the people of Fuchke in Ladakh were busy in celebrations to mark the birthday of Tibetan spiritual guru Dalai Lama, South Block sources said.

Jul 12, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Dalai Lama discharged from Delhi hospital, reaches Dharamshala

He returned to Dharamshala on Friday after he was released from the Delhi hospital.

Apr 27, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Dalai Lama recovers from chest infection in Delhi hospital

The 83-year-old Nobel peace laureate, who fled to India in early 1959 after a failed uprising against Chinese rule, lives in exile in the northern hill town of Dharamshala.

Apr 10, 2019, 15:07 PM IST

Dalai Lama admitted to Delhi hospital due to chest infection

Tenzin Taklha, private secretary of Dalai Lama, has said the spiritual leader is stable and would remain in hospital for the next two to three days.

Apr 09, 2019, 22:11 PM IST

Mahatma Gandhi's private health records published, had high blood pressure

Mahatma Gandhi suffered from Malaria thrice and his blood pressure reading were as high as 194/130 and 220/110 (on October 26, 1937 and Feb 19, 1940).

Mar 26, 2019, 08:28 AM IST

In snub to China, Dalai Lama says his successor may be from India

"In future, in case you see two Dalai Lamas come, one from here, in free country, one chosen by Chinese, then nobody will trust, nobody will respect (the one chosen by China)."

Mar 19, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

US President Donald Trump signs bill on Tibet into law despite China protest

The situation is worst of all for Tibetan-Americans, who are almost and always denied the right to make a pilgrimage to their ancestral land and to meet their family members there, community members said.

Dec 21, 2018, 07:52 AM IST

US to oppose China's effort to impose its own Dalai Lama on Tibetans

According to Tibetan Buddhist tradition, when the current Dalai Lama passes away, he will reincarnate as another person.

Dec 06, 2018, 18:11 PM IST

Dalai Lama sorry for 'Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah as PM' remark

The Dalai Lama had recently said that Mahatma Gandhi wanted MA Jinnah and not Nehru to become the PM of India.

Aug 10, 2018, 13:21 PM IST

India, Pakistan would have remained united if Muhammad Ali Jinnah was made PM: Dalai Lama

Addressing an event at the Goa Institute of Management, the 14th Dalai Lama said that Gandhi was 'very much willing' to give the leadership to Jinnah but Nehru's self-centred attitude resulted in the mistake. 

Aug 08, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Premier Li makes unannounced visit to Tibet, claims it as 'inalienable part' of China

Li Keqiang said China is committed to supporting education of skilled workers and train more talented workers in the disputed region the country claims as its own.

Jul 29, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

Tibet can be in China if Beijing recognises our culture, says Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday said that Tibet can remain in China, only if Beijing recognised and respected the region`s distinct culture and autonomy.

Apr 23, 2018, 06:26 AM IST

PM Modi eight in survey on world's most admired men, Dalai Lama and Amitabh Bachchan in top-10 too

The survey, conducted by a London-based market research firm - found Bill Gates to be the most admired man while Angelina Jolie was the most admired woman in the world.

Apr 12, 2018, 18:50 PM IST

India's position on Dalai Lama unchanged, he's free to carry out religious activities: MEA

MEA said on Friday that Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama was free to carry out his religious activities in India.

Mar 02, 2018, 22:40 PM IST

Two crude bombs found near Mahaboddhi temple in Bodh Gaya amid Dalai Lama visit

Two crude bombs were found near the Mahaboddhi temple in Bodh Gaya in Bihar, where Tibetian spiritual leader Dalai Lama is camping, prompting authorities to heighten security.

Jan 20, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Dalai Lama wants Tibetans to imbibe ancient Indian wisdom

Born in Taktser hamlet in north-eastern Tibet, the Dalai Lama was recognised at the age of two as the reincarnation of the 13th Dalai Lama, Thubten Gyatso. He fled to India from Tibet after a failed uprising against the Chinese in 1959.

Dec 25, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Dalai Lama wants Tibetans to imbibe ancient Indian wisdom

The Dalai Lama on Sunday advised Tibetans to imbibe ancient Indian wisdom as well as environmental protection.

Dec 25, 2017, 00:03 AM IST

Pay attention to ancient Indian knowledge: Dalai Lama's message for youngsters

Tibetan spiritual leader The Dalai Lama today said the younger generation needs to focus and learn more about the ancient knowledge of the country in order to move forward.

Dec 08, 2017, 12:21 PM IST

Reunion of old, trusted friends: Dalai Lama on meeting Barack Obama

Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama met former United States President Barack Obama in New Delhi and called their meeting "a reunion of old, trusted friends".

Dec 02, 2017, 08:05 AM IST

Tibet wants development, not independence from China: Dalai Lama

Pointing out how China has become more open to the outside world, the Dalai Lama said the country has to put the development of Tibetan plateau on the high priority list.

Nov 23, 2017, 17:05 PM IST