The Dalai Lama said he felt “almost normal” as he left the New Delhi hospital where he had been treated for a chest infection. The 83-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader spoke to The Associated Press as he was leaving Friday. (April 12)
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The Dalai Lama has been admitted to hospital in New Delhi for treatment but is “doing much better” and should be released soon, his close aide told AFP on Wednesday.
The Dalai Lama has undergone a check-up at a New Delhi hospital following chest pains, according to an aide who said the Tibetan spiritual leader was in stable condition. IMAGES exterior of hospital
“If (China) earnestly believes that co-operation can bring more peace, it should renew dialogue with the envoys of His Holiness Dalai Lama,” Lobsang Sangay, President of the Tibetan government-in-exile says at a rally in India to commemorate 60 years since the failed Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule.
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