Daily Archive: Sunday, April 9, 2017

Dalai Lama begins teachings at Tawang monastery in India

Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, begins spiritual teachings in India’s northeastern hill town of Tawang, despite repeated objections from China to his visit to the contested stretch of land on the border. Rough cut (no reporter narration). ▲ Hide Transcript ▶ View Transcript Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Saturday (April 08) began

Hot air balloon accident in Turkey kills Frenchman; 7 hurt

ISTANBUL (AP) — A hot air balloon hit a high-voltage transmission line in central Turkey and crashed Sunday near a popular tourist destination, killing a French tourist and injuring at least seven people, the transport ministry said. Turkey’s Ministry of Transport said the balloon was carrying 20 passengers, including six foreigners, when it hit the