German President to Chinese students: Dictatorship in the name of Marxism had created havoc

December 10, 2018 1:40 pm0 comments
German President to Chinese students: Dictatorship in the name of Marxism had created havoc

(TibetanReview.net, Dec09, 2018) – Visiting German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said both good and bad things about communism and the ideology’s propounder Karl Marx, with neither of them being favourable to Beijing, while speaking to Chinese students on Dec 7. He said “havoc” was wrought in the name of Karl […]

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Prominent scientists dismiss China’s costly artificial Tibet rainfall project as delusional

November 30, 2018 12:25 am0 comments
Prominent scientists dismiss China’s costly artificial Tibet rainfall project as delusional

  (TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2018) – Prominent Chinese scientists have dismissed as unfeasible and “delusional” their government’s ambitious project to artificially increase rainfall on the Tibetan Plateau to boost water supply for China, reported caixinglobal.com Nov 27. The plateau region is home to the headwaters of major Asian rivers that include […]

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Tibetan medicinal bathing set for UNESCO listing on China’s application

November 29, 2018 12:01 am0 comments
Tibetan medicinal bathing set for UNESCO listing on China’s application

(TibetanReview.net, Nov28, 2018) – With all things Tibetan having been rendered Chinese following the 1959 territorial takeover, Beijing expects that the 13th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage, which opened in Port Louis, capital of Mauritius, on Nov 26, will recognize Tibetan medicinal […]

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China has moved a million ‘guests’ into Uyghur homes to report on extremist, unpatriotic beliefs

November 26, 2018 6:34 am0 comments
China has moved a million ‘guests’ into Uyghur homes to report on extremist, unpatriotic beliefs

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2018) – In a most invasive surveillance yet, more than a million Chinese people have been moved into Uyghur Muslim family homes in East Turkestan (Xinjiang) for a series of week-long stays in 2017, with instructions to report on whether they display Islamic or unpatriotic beliefs, reported The […]

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United Kingdom drops charges against Chinese reporter who had gone berserk at a Conservative Party conference fringe event

November 24, 2018 4:14 am0 comments
United Kingdom drops charges against Chinese reporter who had gone berserk at a Conservative Party conference fringe event

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23, 2018) – The United Kingdom has succumbed to pressure from Beijing to drop assault charges against a China Central Television (CCTV) reporter who had repeatedly slapped a volunteer for asking her to leave when she shouted to disrupt a fringe event of the ruling Conservative Party conference on […]

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China doubles reward for those who inform on ‘illegal’ media content

November 20, 2018 4:25 pm0 comments
China doubles reward for those who inform on ‘illegal’ media content

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2018) – No police state is complete especially without having its subjects informing on fellow-subjects seen as posing potential or real threats to the ruling dictatorial order and this has been particularly true in the case of the People’s Republic of China. Starting from Dec1, Chinese citizens can […]

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Asked to account for its rights record at UN review, China cries politics

November 7, 2018 10:32 pm0 comments
Asked to account for its rights record at UN review, China cries politics

(TibetanReview.net, Nov07, 2018) – Rather than answering the questions raised over its treatment of Tibetans, Uyghurs and human rights advocates and lawyers at the third universal periodic review of its human rights record which commenced at the UN headquarters in Geneva on Nov 6, China has resorted to rhetorical flourishes […]

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China’s World Buddhist Forum vows to promote flagging BRI

November 1, 2018 11:18 pm0 comments
China’s World Buddhist Forum vows to promote flagging BRI

(TibetanReview.net, Nov01, 2018) – China has on Oct 31 vowed to make its World Buddhist Forum the most influential mechanism for Buddhist exchanges and to use it to promote the country’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) for extending its infrastructure-based dominion across the globe. A remark to this effect was […]

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China adopts ‘middle way’ theme for its World Buddhist Forum

October 30, 2018 11:10 pm0 comments
China adopts ‘middle way’ theme for its World Buddhist Forum

(TibetanReview.net, Oct30, 2018) – China has adopted a ‘middle way’ approach, even if only rhetorically, to stake its claim to be a protector of Buddhism irrespective of the fact that its record and recent policy measures under the ‘Sinicization of religion’ campaign respects citizens’ belief systems only with ever more […]

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Thousands demonstrate to demand referendum on Taiwan independence

October 22, 2018 1:37 am0 comments
Thousands demonstrate to demand referendum on Taiwan independence

(TibetanReview.net, Oct21, 2018) – Several thousand people demonstrated in Taiwan’s capital Taipei on Oct 20, calling on the island nation whose territory is claimed by China to hold a referendum on whether it should formally declare independence, reported usnews.com Oct 20. China has long made it clear that any such […]

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