This week marks Xi Jinping’s fifth year in power. Head of the Communist Party and the nation’s armed forces, Xi has made the journey from unassuming CCP member to arguably the most powerful leader in China’s recent history.
“About 50% of Tibet’s glaciers have already disappeared and that two-thirds of the remaining 46000 glaciers could disappear by 2100. This is a grim situation and all nations should work in concert to find a lasting solution,” said President Dr Lobsang Sangay while addressing a press conference in Guwahati as part of the Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics Forum organised by the Balipara Foundation.
Dharamshala — Introducing Prof Samdhong Rinpoche and President Dr Lobsang Sangay as his trusted personal representatives or emissaries, His Holiness the Dalai Lama has urged the United States Institute of Peace to hold more effective meetings in the future, to pave the path for a peaceful, compassionate century.