However ludicrous the claim that the Karmapa is a Chinese agent may be, the doubts expressed at the highest levels of Indian society are a matter of concern with serious repercussions for the Tibetan community in India
Sections of the media have gone to town with allegations of the Karmapa being a Chinese spy. This is a sensitive issue which needs to be handled firmly but with care
Post the earthquake in the Qinghai Province, the birthplace of the Dalai Lama, Tibetan monks appeal that he be allowed to visit to "offer salvation for our dead and prayers for the victims."
A Case for Policy Review: written by a former president of Tibetan Youth Congress, this was written in March 2000 but remains ever so relevant even today
No, we won't ask, who — for we know—or Hu, will we? Does the government of India intend to ask for his release or wonder aloud why the CCP is spending so much time and energy to make the Tibetans accept its nominee as the genuine Panchen Lama?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being greeted by Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath during inauguration of a fertilizers factory, AIIMS and other projects, in Gorakhpur.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a public meeting during dedication of a fertilisers factory to the nation and launch of various development projects, in Gorakhpur.PIB/PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah at Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) President Jayant Chaudhary during 'Parivartan Sandesh' rally ahead of the UP Assembly elections 2022, in Meerut.PTI Photo
Shiv Sena MPs Sanjay Raut and Priyanka Chaturvedi, and Congress MP KC Venugopal during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.