TIBETAN REFUGEES

  • Satyarthi has fought for 30 years: President Bachpan Bachao Andolan December 11, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday, sharing it with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • US human rights official to visit India, meet Satyarthi November 8, 2014

    Washington: A top American diplomat on human rights will travel to India next week to meet Indian Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi and announce a USD 3.2 million grant for health services to Tibetan refugees. On a week-long South Asia travel, Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights...
  • Dream lives on for Tibet refugees November 20, 2006

    New Delhi: There are approximately one lakh Tibetan exiles living in India. What conditions do they live in and have they been able to find opportunities in this country? Tashi Lithong lives in a Tibetan refugee colony in the heart of the Capital. As India welcomes the Chinese President Hu...
  • Tibetan hawkers face heat in Mumbai November 7, 2006

    Mumbai: November's here, which means some of Mumbai's lanes and bylanes to be bustling with Tibetan hawkers selling winter clothing. However, to wait for customers is waiting game for the Tibetan refugees, who make a trip from the mountains in the north to the pavements of Mumbai, to sell winter...