Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

October 11, 2019 4:43 pm0 comments
Tibetans coerced as China vows Pak-support on Kashmir ahead of President Xi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct10’19) – Ahead of President Xi Jinping’s visit to India for a return informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Oct 11-12 at Mamallapuram in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu state, China has made it clear that it has always seen Pakistan as a priority in its neighborhood […]

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India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

October 8, 2019 10:13 pm0 comments
India concerned at Bhutan-China move to strike Doklam deal

(TibetanReview.net, Oct08’19) – India was reported to be concerned that China and Bhutan were close to striking a deal on the Doklam boundary dispute with the involvement of a third country, given the fact that it could have implications for its own territorial security. In 2017 India intervened to stop […]

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Indian and Chinese soldiers broke up after day-long Ladakh border faceoff

September 15, 2019 1:23 am0 comments
Indian and Chinese soldiers broke up after day-long Ladakh border faceoff

(TibetanReview.net, Sep13’19) – A scuffle broke out at dawn on Sep 11 between Indian and Chinese soldiers on the bank of the 134-kilometre-long Pangong Lake in eastern Ladakh over territorial claims but the matter was resolved later in the evening through delegation-level talks between the two sides, said Indian media […]

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India and China refuse to let political differences stymie economic cooperation

September 13, 2019 4:35 am0 comments
India and China refuse to let political differences stymie economic cooperation

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11’19) – China and India have pledged to step up cooperation in areas such as economy, technology and drug development despite ongoing tensions over issues such as Kashmir and the former’s highly provocative support for the latter’s arch-enemy Pakistan. They concluded in New Delhi on Sep 9 their sixth […]

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Miffed India ‘reschedules’ Chinese foreign minister’s visit

September 5, 2019 1:37 am0 comments
Miffed India ‘reschedules’ Chinese foreign minister’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Sep04’19) – All is not all that well in Sino-India relations as Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councillor Wang Yi was asked to drop the India-leg of his upcoming international tour which will now take him only to Pakistan’s capital Islamabad and Nepal’s capital Kathmandu beginning Sep 8. India […]

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China brought up rights situation in J&K at closed-door UNSC session!

August 21, 2019 1:24 am0 comments
China brought up rights situation in J&K at closed-door UNSC session!

(TibetanReview.net, Aug20’19) – China, a one-party monolith which does not recognize the idea of civil and political rights as enshrined in the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights, has on Aug 16 criticized democratic India’s human rights record in the state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) at a closed-door, informal […]

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China’s UNSC help for Pakistan against India comes a cropper

August 20, 2019 8:04 am0 comments
China’s UNSC help for Pakistan against India comes a cropper

(TibetanReview.net, Aug17’19) – Pakistan got its Kashmir day at the UN Security Council (UNSC) on Aug 16 thanks to its all-weather friend China’s help in dragging the issue there; but it concluded with Beijing having nothing to write Islamabad about it. No member, except China, reportedly felt the need to […]

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China objects to India’s assumption of direct rule over Ladakh, partly ruled by it

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China objects to India’s assumption of direct rule over Ladakh, partly ruled by it

(TibetanReview.net, Aug06’19) – China has on Aug 6 strongly objected to India’s decision to reorganize the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir as a territory to be separately ruled directly by New Delhi. China’s grouse is that Ladakh includes Aksai Chin which is controlled by Beijing but claimed by India. […]

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Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

August 15, 2019 6:45 am0 comments
Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

(TibetanReview.net, Aug13’19) – Despite China’s objections to India’s recent decision to bring the latter’s state of Jammu & Kashmir, especially the Ladakh region, under direct central rule, the two countries have on Aug 12 signed four Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and agreed to organise 100 activities in the coming months […]

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

(TibetanReview.net, Aug08’19) – China’s reported denial of visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet over New Delhi’s Aug 5 move to change the status of Ladakh became only a delay as the latest batch of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims are now already on their way, according to Indian news reports Aug 8. […]

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