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Dalai Lama South Africa

Nobel Peace Laureates To Boycott Annual Meeting In South Africa

AP | Posted 09.25.2014 | Religion

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Several Nobel Peace Prize winners will skip an annual meeting in Cape Town because the Dalai Lama has not received a visa to tra...

Dalai Lama Does Not Expect To Get A Visa, Cancels South Africa Trip

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 12.04.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu, an anti-apartheid hero often described as South Africa's conscience, slammed the ANC-led governm...

Staying Away from South Africa's World Cup

David Wallechinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Wallechinsky

I attended the last four World Cups. After South Africa barred the Dalai Lama from entering its country last week, I have decided to stay home from the next one.

South Africa: Dalai Lama Controversy Splits Government | Faatimah Hendricks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Cape Town -- South Africa's health minister, Barbara Hogan, has condemned her own government for denying the Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama,...

South Africa: Dalai Lama Not Welcome In Country Until After 2010 World Cup

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Organizers shelved a peace conference meant to show how sports can bring people and nations together because South Africa's gover...

Dalai Lama Denied South Africa Visa After China Pressure | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Outrage has greeted the government's ban on a visit to South Africa by the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, who was due to take part in a 201...