Join our Mailing List

"I believe that to meet the challenges of our times, human beings will have to develop a greater sense of universal responsibility. It is the foundation for world peace."
<-Back to WTN Archives

WTN Archives: February, 2006

Published by the Canada Tibet committee

Saturday, February 4

1. His Holiness to Meet Founding Member of the Tibetan Chamber of Commerce (TibetNet)
2. His Holiness to Inaugurate Science and Spirituality Conference in New Delhi (TibetNet)
3. His Holiness' Extended Visit to Sarnath, Nalanda and Bodhgaya (TibetNet)
4. China's ambassador sticks to the menu his country's economy:
5. Tibetans and Supporters at Chinese National Skiing final in Switzerland (TYAE)
6. Film festival links with Dalai Lama’s visit

Sunday, February 5

1. Global warming threatens Tibet rail link (Reuters)
2. Tibetan protesters target Turin Games (Reuters)
3. Poacher Sansar Chand revealed Tibet, Nepal links: CBI
4. Tibet: unaided by all

Sunday, February 6

1. A New Inter-Parliamentary Group for Tibet Formed in South Africa (TibetNet)
2. Protestors force Olympic torch diversion (Reuters)
3. A quest for the heart of Tibet (HT)

Tuesday, February 7

1. China jails Tibetans for railing at Olympics -group (Reuters)
2. Buddhist clergy sentenced to prison in China--report For demanding Tibetan independence (AP)
3. 3 Tibetan nuns, 2 monks get prison terms for China protest (Kyodo)
4. Magic mysteries of Tibet never to be unveiled (Pravda)

Wednesday, February 8

1. Tibet: Peaceful Protests Planned During Olympics (ITSN)
2. Dalai lays stress on scientific progress (HT)

Friday, February 10

1. Dalai Lama keen on talks with China
2. 'Talks with China in the right direction' (TOT)
3. Chinese pilgrims attend prayer meeting by Dalai Lama (Reuters)

Saturday, February 11

1. Dalai Lama keen on talks with China

Sunday, February 12

1. Yadav writes letters to Prez, PM with his blood (UNI)
2. Dalai Lama calls for world peace, the Buddha way (IANS)
3. While science gets us physical comforts, spirituality brings us mental calm, says the Dalai Lama (TOI)
4. Reviews of recent books on faith and values

Monday, February 13

1. Tibetans set furs ablaze to protest endangered animal trade (Kyodo)
2. Students and Tibetan Youth Hold Leadership Training
3. Drawing down the gods in the Buddhas of suburbia

Tuesday, February 14

1. Buddhists, Muslims break ice
2. Dalai's mantra for Bihar: Hard work
3. Arundhati Roy, Dalai Lama likely to attend World Social Forum in Karachi
4. Israeli aid group greats Dalai Lama in Israel tomorrow
5. Tibet says no tiger skin ritual robes
6. Tibetans burning animal skins: Experts
7. Filmmaker Rick Ray to Present "10 Questions for the Dalai Lama"

Wednesday, February 15

1. Press Statement from the Office of the Dalai Lama
2. Tibet envoys 'in China for talks'
3. Tibet gov't-in-exile representatives negotiate with Beijing
4. Dalai Lama envoys land in China for secretive talks
5. Dalai's envoys in China for 5th round of secret talks on Tibet
6. Chinese consul protests Dalai Lama visit to Israel
7. *His Holiness Appeals for Peace in Ladakh *
8. His Holiness Appreciates Initiative of the South African Parliamentarians
9. Big cats under threat: Tiger, tiger, burning bright

Thursday, February 16

1. Tibet talks start in Beijing
2. Dalai Lama: Politics, religion equal violence
3. China condemns Dalai Lama's Israel trip as 'ploy'
4. China chides Dalai Lama for 'internationalising' Tibet issue
5. Dalai Lama: Hamas must be more 'realistic' and reject violence
6. Dalai Lama says happy to meet Hamas
7. Dalai Lama asks Hamas to renounce violence, won't take side on cartoon controversy
8. Kalmykia expecting Dalai Lama in summer - Ilyumzhinov
9. "No Olympics in China Until Tibet is Free" - TYC led Indefinite Hunger Strike: Day 1

Friday, February 17

1. A figure to be followed - Haaretz Editorial
2. Dalai Lama calls for nuclear-free world
3. Dalai Lama seeks unofficial contacts with Hamas
4. Burning the animal skin revolution sparked in Tibet
5. China braces itself to counter Dalai move
6. Monk says peace found in science
7. ICT to Hold Sixth Tibetan Youth Leadership Program in Washington, D.C.
8. Google Stuck At The Firewall
9. Cargo service to be available on world's highest railway

Saturday, February 18

1. Fur flies over tiger plight
2. Tibetans burn rare animal pelts, skins
3. Tibet activists target Google censorship
4. Tibetan Sister City plan hits obstacle
5. Why religious chasm
6. Scholars Series event focuses on the emotional brain

Sunday, February 19

1. Chief Rabbis Meeting the Dalai Lama
2. Burning of animal skins by Tibetans irks Beijing
3. Buddhist nun to visit Troy
4. Paradise preserved
5. Tear down China's `Great Firewall'

Monday, February 20

1. From Tibet to Jerusalem
2. Compassionate visitor
3. Dalai Lama visit to Bethlehem canceled to avoid China clash
4. Dalai Lama meets chief rabbis, Muslim leaders
5. The Dalai Lama Returns to Mount Scopus
6. Dalai Lama: It's OK to want money
7. Tibetans clash with Chinese over fur bonfires
8. Tibetans set ablaze animal skin in HP

Wednesday, February 22

1. "Dissident" Charles snubbed Chinese banquet: court (reuters)
2. U.K.'s Prince Charles Took Stand Against Chinese, Court Told (Bloomberg)
3. "No Olympics in China Until Tibet is Free" - TYC led Indefinite Hunger Strike: Day 6 and 7
4. Chinese FM spokesman on Dalai Lama's Middle East visit (Xinhua)
5. Palestinians kowtow to oppressor (Middle East Times)
6. "Dissident" Charles snubbed Chinese banquet: court (reuters)
7. U.K.'s Prince Charles Took Stand Against Chinese, Court Told (Bloomberg)
8. "No Olympics in China Until Tibet is Free" - TYC led Indefinite Hunger Strike: Day 6 and 7
9. Chinese FM spokesman on Dalai Lama's Middle East visit (Xinhua)
10. Palestinians kowtow to oppressor (Middle East Times)

Thursday, February 23

1. Tibetan Youths Detained Over Anti-Fur Campaign (RFA)
2. Britain's answer to the Dalai Lama: how Prince Charles styles himself as a dissident (The Independent)
3. Tibetans storm Chinese Embassy in Italy
4. EU welcomes the arrival of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's envoy in China

Friday, February 24

1. Two suns in the Asian sky (The Pioneer)
2. In Search of Religious Rationality, Dalai Lama Visits ... the Mideast
3. The exile files
4. TYC led Indefinite Hunger Strike: Day 8 – 10 (TYC)

Sunday, February 26

1. Special Envoy=92s Statement (Tibet.net)
2. Dalai Lama envoys report block in talks with China (Reuters)
3. Dalai Lama's India-based representatives report progress after visit=20= to China (AP)
4. Tibetan Hunger Strikers Put IOC in a Jam (AP)
5. Tibetans protest China hosting 2008 games (CBS)
6. ICT commends the IOC for meeting with hunger strikers (ICT)
7. Tibetans detained after wave of burning of animal skins throughout=20 Tibet (ICT)
8. Tibet railway offers luxury travel to "Roof of the World" (Xinhua)
9. In praise of ... the Dalai Lama (The Guardian)
10. Special Envoy=92s Statement (Tibet.net)
11. Dalai Lama envoys report block in talks with China (Reuters)
12. Dalai Lama's India-based representatives report progress after visit to China (AP)
13. Tibetan Hunger Strikers Put IOC in a Jam (AP)
14. Tibetans protest China hosting 2008 games (CBS)
15. ICT commends the IOC for meeting with hunger strikers (ICT)
16. Tibetans detained after wave of burning of animal skins throughout Tibet (ICT)
17. Tibet railway offers luxury travel to "Roof of the World" (Xinhua)
18. In praise of ... the Dalai Lama (The Guardian)

Tuesday, February 28

1. WTN wishes all it=92s readers a very happy Tibetan New Year 2133 = Losar
2. Couplets in mother tongue foil festivity of Tibetan New Year (Xinhua)
3. EPTI team arrives in India (The Tribune)
4. Double standards at Yahoo! and Google; (MG)
5. WTN wishes all it=92s readers a very happy Tibetan New Year 2133 = Losar
6. Couplets in mother tongue foil festivity of Tibetan New Year (Xinhua)
7. EPTI team arrives in India (The Tribune)
8. Double standards at Yahoo! and Google; (MG)
CTC National Office 1425 René-Lévesque Blvd West, 3rd Floor, Montréal, Québec, Canada, H3G 1T7
T: (514) 487-0665   ctcoffice@tibet.ca
Developed by plank