Popular Tibetan singer out after completing 4-yr Chinese jail sentence

July 13, 2017 10:41 pm0 comments
Popular Tibetan singer out after completing 4-yr Chinese jail sentence

(TibetanReview.net, Jul13, 2017) – A popular Tibetan singer jailed by China for organizing concerts on themes exhorting Tibetans to preserve their ethnic identity has returned home in what is now part of Gansu Province on Jul 10 after completing his four-year sentence in neighbouring Sichuan Province, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre […]

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China jails Tibet monk over a year after custodial disappearance

July 8, 2017 11:42 pm0 comments
China jails Tibet monk over a year after custodial disappearance

(TibetanReview.net, Jul07, 2017) – In yet another instance of an all too frequently recurring incident, a Tibetan Buddhist monk who disappeared into Chinese police custody in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) Prefecture of Sichuan Province in May last year has just been suddenly given a brief semblance of a trial and jailed […]

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China’s building of world’s third tallest dam ignores Tibetan concerns, serious geological and other risks

June 28, 2017 12:12 am0 comments
China’s building of world’s third tallest dam ignores Tibetan concerns, serious geological and other risks

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27, 2017) – As China proceeds with the construction of the 295-metre, world’s third-tallest dam begun in 2014 in Nyagchu (Chinese: Yajiang) County of Sichuan Province, Tibetan communities as far as 100 kilometres (60 miles) upstream will be severely affected, losing most of everything they value, including in terms […]

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Free Tibet protester cut own throat in Lhasa, feared dead

June 26, 2017 3:37 am0 comments
Free Tibet protester cut own throat in Lhasa, feared dead

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25, 2017) – Desperate last ditch protests in Chinese ruled Tibet appear to have taken yet another turn with a man having reportedly shouted what turned out to be his last call for freedom for Tibet before he slit his own throat in a lone protest staged outside the […]

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China’s destruction at major Tibet Buddhist centre greater than previously reported

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China’s destruction at major Tibet Buddhist centre greater than previously reported

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24, 2017) – At 4,725, the number of dwellings of monks and nuns destroyed by Chinese authorities at the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan Province last year was more than previously reported, said the Tibetan Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Jun […]

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Two Tibetan monks jailed for 4-5 years in summary trial after disappearance in Chinese police since Aug’16

June 24, 2017 2:02 am0 comments
Two Tibetan monks jailed for 4-5 years in summary trial after disappearance in Chinese police since Aug’16

(TibetanReview.net, Jun23, 2017) – After being taken away by Chinese police on Aug 24 last year and remaining disappeared ever since, two Tibetan monks in Dzoege (Chinese: Ruo’ergai) County of Ngaba (Aba) Prefecture, Sichuan Province, have suddenly been brought to a court and jailed for up to five years for […]

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