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President of Tibetan government-in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, visits White House for the first time in six decades
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President of Tibetan government-in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, visits White House for the first time in six decades

In a historic feat, Dr. Lobsang Sangay, President of Tibetan government-in-exile, visited the White House on November 21. This is the first time in the last 6 decades the head of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has been invited into the White House, reports Tibet.net. Dr. Sangay was formally invited to the US State Department […]

Barack Obama memoir sells record copies in its first 24 hours
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Barack Obama memoir sells record copies in its first 24 hours

Barack Obama’s “A Promised Land” is on track to become the best selling presidential memoir in modern history. AP reports that the Former Presidents memoir sold nearly 890,000 copies in the U.S. and Canada in its first 24 hours, a record for a memoir by former Presidents of the US. The first-day sales includes pre-orders, […]