Dharamshala

  • Shimla witnesses heavy snowfall; foggy morning in Delhi 16-02-2014 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: No respite from weather woes in North India. Shimla on Saturday witnessed heavy snowfall while Delhi woke up to substantial fog on Sunday. The minimum temperature was recorded at minus one degrees Celsius in Shimla. The Met officials have said that the snowfall is likely to continue. The...
  • Dharamshala film fest starts on a high note with 'The Lunchbox' 25-10-2013 10:48 AM

    Dharamsala: The second edition of Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) Thursday began with the screening of 'The Lunchbox', which proved to be an inspiring choice to open the event. This unusual yet mesmerising love story starring Irrfan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nimrat Kaur opened to a packed house in Tibetan Institute...
  • 'The Lunchbox' to open Dharamshala International Film Festival 23-10-2013 02:32 PM

    Dharamsala: With some of the best indie films from Poland, Sri Lanka, Australia and Laos participating, the second edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF), starting Thursday in McLeod Ganj, promises to enrich viewers' exoerience about different societies and cultures. Being organised in the scenic locales of Dharamsala, Himachal...
  • Dharamsala: Tibet museum celebrates 53rd anniversary of government-in-exile 03-09-2013 10:56 AM

    The Tibetan government-in-exile, which came into existence formally in Dharamshala 53 years ago, on Monday asserted again its demand of equal rights for the people of Tibet in China, as enjoyed by other ethnic minorities there. To mark the 53rd anniversary of its democracy day in-exile, the Tibet museum in...
  • New Tibet PM expects Dalai Lama return to Tibet 28-04-2011 08:26 AM

    Washington: The newly elected Prime Minister of Tibet's government-in-exile predicted that the 76-year-old Dalai Lama will return during his lifetime to the homeland he fled five decades ago. In Dharmsala, India, the Tibetan spiritual leader's exile headquarters, Harvard legal scholar Lobsang Sangay was declared on Wednesday as the winner of...
  • Lobsang Sangay to be new Tibetan PM-in-exile 27-04-2011 11:25 AM

    Chandigarh: Lobsang Sangay, senior fellow of Harvard Law School, will be the next "Kalon Tripa" or the Prime Minister of the Tibetan Government in Exile. The election results of Tibetan Parliament-in-exile and Prime Minister were announced in Dharamshala on Wednesday in which Sangay was declared the winner. The results were...
  • Have greater transparency: Dalai Lama to China 10-03-2011 03:51 PM

    Dharamsala: After having dissuaded exiled Tibetans from taking any harsh stand or action against China, Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Thursday took Beijing and its leadership head-on - telling them to ensure greater transparency and freedom in their functioning. Delivering his annual speech to mark the 52nd anniversary...
  • 11 dead in Himachal bus accident 21-06-2007 08:36 AM

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  • Miss Tibet puts politics on the ramp 16-10-2006 03:17 PM

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  • Exiled Tibetians hold beauty contest 14-10-2006 09:50 PM

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  • Satyagraha buried in its birthplace 19-08-2006 08:28 AM

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