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The Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama Hails Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov For Winning Nobel Peace Prize

Oct 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Dalai Lama said he was happy to learn that this year's prize had been given to the two journalists for their efforts to defend freedom of expression.

Chinese Troops Enter Ladakh's Demchok, Object To Dalai Lama’s Birthday Celebrations

Jul 13, 2021 Tarun Upadhyay

Chinese troops carrying banners came along the LAC at Dalocamgo, Demchok, on July 6 and objected to Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations.

Dalai Lama Turns 86, Says Committed To Reviving Ancient Indian Knowledge

Dalai Lama said he will remain committed to non-violence and compassion until his death.

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Feb 17, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

The Dalai Lama has been in self-isolation and strictly following Covid-19 protocols ever since the outbreak of the pandemic

On The Roof Of The World, The Shadow Of The Celestial Snow Lion

The shadow warriors of the Special Frontier Force now deployed in Ladakh gives India a distinct edge on the border.

06 July, 2019

Prayers Mark The Dalai Lama's 84th Birthday In Dharamsala

Outlook Web Bureau

The Dalai Lama, revered by the Tibetans as a 'living god', attended the prayers and blessed the gathering, which also included Lobsang Sangay, Prime Minister of the Tibetan-government-in-exile.

02 March, 2018

'Very Sensitive Time': Centre Asks Officials To Refrain From Attending Dalai Lama Events

Outlook Web Bureau

Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale had sent a letter dated February 22 to cabinet secretary PK Sinha regarding this, and four days later, Sinha issued the directive to all government functionaries.

11 February, 2017

World Will Be Safer And More Peaceful If More Number Of Countries Are Led By Women: Dalai Lama

Outlook Web Bureau

The Tibetan spiritual leader batted for women leadership at the first National Women’s Parliament in Amaravati

07 June, 2009

The Dragon Sees Red

B. Raman

The Dalai Lama's visit to Denmark, Iceland, Holland and France at the invitation of his supporters and admirers in these countries, coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, leaves China frothing at the mouth

10 March, 2009

'A Legitimate And Meaningful Autonomy'

Dalai Lama

' arrangement that would enable Tibetans to live within the framework of the People's Republic of China. Fulfilling the aspirations of the Tibetan people will enable China to achieve stability and unity'

24 February, 2009

'The Path Of Non-Violence Is Our Irrevocable Commitment'

Dalai Lama

It is difficult to achieve a meaningful outcome by sacrificing lives, says the Dalai Lama, in his message to the Tibetan People on the occasion of the Earth-Ox Tibetan New Year, even as he expresses admiration 'for the enthusiasm, determination, and

24 November, 2008

Can China Be Trusted?

B. Raman

Are the Tibetan people condemned to extinction, with neither India nor the West prepared to support their cause for autonomy? What after the Dalai Lama? Will his death also mean the death of the Tibetan cause?

12 May, 2008

The Chinese Anger

B. Raman

The Dalai Lama is the most distrusted and disliked figure in China. He is seen as a double-dealer, as a man who says one thing, but does another, who keeps changing his position frequently depending on the prevailing circumstances.

25 October, 2007

On The Dalai Lama

Shi Shan

Xinhua was authorized on Tuesday to release a signed article by Shi Shan on the relationship between the 14th Dalai Lama, Aum Shinrikyo cult and Falun Gong. The full text of the article.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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