PM Oli calls China-Tibet-Nepal railway deal historic

June 27, 2018 3:38 am0 comments
PM Oli calls China-Tibet-Nepal railway deal historic

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26, 2018) – Although the broad contour of a timeline for building the proposed Tibet-Nepal Railway line has been worked out during the just concluded six-day visit to China and Tibet by Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the exact schedule and funding still appear to have remained to […]

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Timetable set for building Tibet-Nepal Railway link

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Timetable set for building Tibet-Nepal Railway link

(TibetanReview.net, Jun23, 2018) – China’s railway network will reach Tibet’s border town of Kerung (Kyirong) in 2022 and from there Nepal’s capital Kathmandu over the next few years, according to the IANS news service Jun 22. This was started to be part of 14 agreements signed Jun 21 during the […]

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Pope praises China amid ongoing talks, brushes aside criticisms

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Pope praises China amid ongoing talks, brushes aside criticisms

  (TibetanReview.net, Jun22, 2018) – The Vatican and China are in advanced talks to resolve a long-standing dispute over the appointment of bishops in China, one of the biggest obstacles to resuming diplomatic ties that were cut almost 70 years ago, reported Reuters Jun 20. The talks are strongly opposed […]

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UN rights chief reproaches lack of cooperation from China

June 21, 2018 5:51 am0 comments
UN rights chief reproaches lack of cooperation from China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun20, 2018) – China which claims to have excellent human rights record, especially in Tibet and Xinjiang, came under strong criticism from the UN’s top rights officer on Jun 18 for lack of cooperation in the investigation of that record. Delivering his address at the UN Human Rights Council’s […]

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Nepal prime minister to sign Tibet railway link agreement with China

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Nepal prime minister to sign Tibet railway link agreement with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19, 2018) – After making constant calls for it over the past several years, Nepal is to take its first concrete step towards bringing the railway line in Chinese ruled Tibet to its capital Kathmandu during Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s Jun 19-24 visit to China. Several agreements will […]

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China uses student spies to keep the academia on toe

June 18, 2018 12:47 am0 comments
China uses student spies to keep the academia on toe

(TibetanReview.net, Jun17, 2018) – China is using “student information officers” at colleges and universities across the country to punish students and teachers who make the mistake of finding fault with the communist Party of China and its governance, reported the Cantonese Service of rfa.org Jun 14. Their reports on opinions […]

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