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# dalai-lama - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

The Dalai Lama has been hospitalised in India
# Spiritual Leader
# Spiritual Leader

The Dalai Lama has been hospitalised in India

Apr 10th 2019, 7:38 AM 14,428 Views 34 Comments

Tibet’s spiritual leader is 83 years old.

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Dialogue is the only way to deal with the irreligious hatred of Islamic State, says the Dalai Lama
# Daesh
# Daesh

Dialogue is the only way to deal with the irreligious hatred of Islamic State, says the Dalai Lama

Sep 13th 2016, 8:09 PM 11,405 Views 71 Comments

The Buddhist spiritual leader also said Europe should educate for the children of hundreds of thousands of refugees, mainly from the war-torn Middle East, to help them go home rebuild their countries.

# dalai-lama - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Dalai Lama: 'My female successor needs to be attractive, otherwise they won't be much use'

Dalai Lama: 'My female successor needs to be attractive, otherwise they won't be much use'

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:32 PM 21,224 Views 41 Comments

Not what you usually hear from the Buddhist monk.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 28 June, 2015

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Jun 28th 2015, 8:30 PM 9,838 Views 12 Comments

The Tunisia attacks, the Greek debt crisis and a crash in Belgium had people talking today.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 23 February, 2014

This Daily Record headline about Obama is unstoppably good
# Top Work
From The Daily Edge
# Top Work

This Daily Record headline about Obama is unstoppably good

Feb 23rd 2014, 9:33 AM 2,205 Views 0 Comments

*applause*

# dalai-lama - Friday 21 February, 2014

Obama to meet the Dalai Lama today despite stern warning from China
# Nice To Meet You
# Nice To Meet You

Obama to meet the Dalai Lama today despite stern warning from China

Feb 21st 2014, 9:49 AM 11,270 Views 25 Comments

The meeting was only announced late last night and is being held behind closed doors.

# dalai-lama - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Dalai Lama crosses Derry Peace Bridge with Catholic and Protestant children
# Dalai Lama
# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama crosses Derry Peace Bridge with Catholic and Protestant children

Apr 18th 2013, 1:03 PM 6,494 Views 44 Comments

It’s his second visit to the city in six years.

# dalai-lama - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Dalai Lama sends letter offering 'good fortune' to Bradford ahead of League Cup final
# Dalai Lama
From The42
# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama sends letter offering 'good fortune' to Bradford ahead of League Cup final

Feb 20th 2013, 6:36 PM 1,098 Views 0 Comments

They wear the same colours, I suppose.

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Bill Clinton to give talk at University Limerick in November
# Scholarship Awards
# Scholarship Awards

Bill Clinton to give talk at University Limerick in November

Sep 25th 2012, 11:30 AM 6,147 Views 23 Comments

The former president is the latest high-profile figure to speak at the university.

# dalai-lama - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Aung San Suu Kyi awarded with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour
# Aung San Suu Kyi
# Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi awarded with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour

Sep 20th 2012, 8:53 AM 1,527 Views 2 Comments

Burmese democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi has been presented with the US Congress’ highest civilian honour – which she was awarded while under house arrest in 2008.

# dalai-lama - Thursday 21 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 21st 2012, 7:58 PM 8,457 Views 14 Comments

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Best mates: Prince Charles and the Dalai Lama (pics)
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From The Daily Edge
# Best Friends

Best mates: Prince Charles and the Dalai Lama (pics)

Jun 21st 2012, 4:23 PM 4,456 Views 18 Comments

But is it a case of ‘three’s a crowd’ when it comes to Camilla?

# dalai-lama - Monday 14 May, 2012

China denies Dalai Lama's accusations of poison plot
# China
# China

China denies Dalai Lama's accusations of poison plot

May 14th 2012, 11:22 AM 1,683 Views 31 Comments

The Dalai Lama says China tried to kill him by planting poison in the hair of women who then asked him to touch their heads.

# dalai-lama - Monday 26 March, 2012

Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest

Mar 26th 2012, 10:53 AM 994 Views 11 Comments

Demonstrators took to the streets of Delhi to protest an upcoming visit by the Chinese president.

# dalai-lama - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York
# Tibet
# Tibet

Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York

Mar 10th 2012, 4:35 PM 1,454 Views 10 Comments

Protests also took place in Edinburgh, Paris, Madrid, Brisbane and other cities across the globe.

# dalai-lama - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'
# Tibet
# Tibet

China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'

Mar 7th 2012, 9:37 AM 1,081 Views 25 Comments

Three Tibetans have set themselves on fire since Saturday in protest at China’s rule over their region.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest
# Tibet
# Tibet

Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest

Feb 12th 2012, 3:42 PM 4,580 Views 9 Comments

Activists say that a dozen Tibetan monks and nuns have died over the past year after setting themselves on fire in protest.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report
# Tibet
# Tibet

Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report

Feb 5th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,330 Views 14 Comments

One man has reportedly died while two others were seriously injured in the self-immolation.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 8 January, 2012

Two former Tibetan monks set themselves on fire
# Protest
# Protest

Two former Tibetan monks set themselves on fire

Jan 8th 2012, 5:40 PM 4,152 Views 13 Comments

One man has died and another has been hospitalised after setting themselves alight in protest against Chinese control over Tibetan life and culture.

# dalai-lama - Monday 26 September, 2011

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
# Protest
# Protest

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Sep 26th 2011, 12:51 PM 447 Views 2 Comments

China’s official news agency reports that the two men suffered slight burns and are in stable condition.

# dalai-lama - Monday 15 August, 2011

Tibetan monk dies in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan monk dies in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Aug 15th 2011, 7:24 PM 256 Views 5 Comments

Today’s incident is the second reported self-immolation protest by a monk in Tibet this year.

# dalai-lama - Monday 8 August, 2011

New Tibetan leader sworn in as prime minister
# Tibet
# Tibet

New Tibetan leader sworn in as prime minister

Aug 8th 2011, 2:49 PM 212 Views 0 Comments

The new head of the Tibetan government-in-exile has been sworn in, relieving the Dalai Lama of his political role.

# dalai-lama - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Obama-Lama summit goes ahead but China ain't pleased
# Tibet
# Tibet

Obama-Lama summit goes ahead but China ain't pleased

Jul 17th 2011, 1:10 PM 316 Views 2 Comments

It was an informal affair at a meeting of Tibet’s spiritual leader and the US president.

# dalai-lama - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Obama-Lama meeting to go ahead despite Chinese appeals
# Tibet
# Tibet

Obama-Lama meeting to go ahead despite Chinese appeals

Jul 16th 2011, 11:11 AM 186 Views 2 Comments

China calls on the US to withdraw the Dalai Lama’s invitation to the White House, but the meeting will go ahead.

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Watch: Did you hear the one about the Dalai Lama...? Tibetan leader enjoys TV host's failed joke
# Joke Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Joke Fail

Watch: Did you hear the one about the Dalai Lama...? Tibetan leader enjoys TV host's failed joke

Jun 14th 2011, 12:18 PM 1,158 Views 1 Comment

Dalai Lama joke about the Dalai Lama and pizza failed to win a smile, but he seemed to enjoy the joke’s failure a whole lot more.

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Dalai Lama formally gives up his political role
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# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama formally gives up his political role

May 31st 2011, 10:22 AM 209 Views 0 Comments

The 73-year-old has ceded his political and administrative powers over the exiled Tibetan community to the newly elected Prime Minister but will stay on as the Tibetan spiritual leader.

# dalai-lama - Monday 9 May, 2011

Catholic priest encourages parishioners to forgive Osama bin Laden
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Catholic priest encourages parishioners to forgive Osama bin Laden

May 9th 2011, 2:12 PM 991 Views 0 Comments

The comments of the Australian priest come as others such as the Dalai Lama say that even bin Laden “deserves our compassion and forgiveness”.

# dalai-lama - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Tibetan community get new political leader
# Tibet
# Tibet

Tibetan community get new political leader

Apr 27th 2011, 8:23 PM 406 Views 0 Comments

A Harvard legal scholar has been elected as the next prime minister of Tibet’s government-in-exile, following the relinquishing of political power by the Dalai Lama.

# dalai-lama - Friday 15 April, 2011

The week in photos
Live Apr 15th 2011, 6:17 PM

The week in photos

# dalai-lama - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
Live Apr 13th 2011, 8:06 PM

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

What not to say to the Dalai Lama
Live Apr 13th 2011, 10:46 AM

What not to say to the Dalai Lama

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Apr 5th 2011, 7:58 PM 3,714 Views 0 Comments

Our daily guide to the top stories of the evening – and a few other bits and pieces you may have missed.

Dalai Lama goes live in Ireland
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# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama goes live in Ireland

Apr 5th 2011, 6:10 PM 1,957 Views 0 Comments

Tickets to see the spiritual leader of Tibet in Dublin, Kildare and Limerick have sold out – but charity organisers will stream Dublin visit live on 13 April.

# dalai-lama - Thursday 10 March, 2011

The Dalai Lama in his own words and pictures
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# Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama in his own words and pictures

Mar 10th 2011, 12:48 PM 893 Views 0 Comments

As the Tibetan spiritual leader talks about stepping down we select some of his best quotes.

Dalai Lama says he will give up his political role in Tibet
# Dalai Lama
# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama says he will give up his political role in Tibet

Mar 10th 2011, 8:37 AM 269 Views 0 Comments

The country’s spiritual leader denies that he feels disheartened by the continuing undermining of his influence by China.

# dalai-lama - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Dalai Lama's nephew killed during Florida walk for Tibet
# Dalai Lama
# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama's nephew killed during Florida walk for Tibet

Feb 15th 2011, 10:36 AM 946 Views 0 Comments

Jigme Norbu was struck by a car while taking part in the march to mark the 50th anniversary of the failed Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule.

# dalai-lama - Friday 22 October, 2010

Dalai Lama to come to Ireland next year
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# Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama to come to Ireland next year

Oct 22nd 2010, 10:42 AM 262 Views 0 Comments

The Tibetan leader has announced plans to visit next April.