(TibetanReview.net, Jan22, 2017) – All the 535 or so townships in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) will be connected by road once an ongoing project to build roads to the last two of them in Medog (Tibetan: Metog) County is completed by 2017, reported China’s online Tibet news service eng.tibet.cn Jan […]
(TibetanReview.net, Jan19, 2017) – The onset of winter has brought a temporary relief to the monks and nuns still...
(TibetanReview.net, Jan17, 2017) – China has on Jan 15 appointed Qi Zhala, former party chief of Tibet’s capital...
Tibetan gather to pray, use internet and social media to defy China’s Dalai Lama Kalachakra teachings ban
(TibetanReview.net, Jan11, 2017) – Although urgently ordered back from India and Nepal with warnings of dire consequences...
(TibetanReview.net, Jan06, 2017) – A total of 99 new lakes had formed and there had been “extensive” lake expansions across the Tibetan Plateau over the last four decades due to climate change resulting from global warming, said a Xinhua news agency report posted on the china.org.cn website Jan 5. The […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Jan05, 2017) – A number of villagers in Chamdo Prefecture of Tibet Autonomous Region were on Dec 28 severely beaten by Chinese police, with some being detained and others requiring hospitalization, after they turned up late for a gathering to hear a public lecture on health called by their […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Dec27, 2016) – China said Dec 25 that it had concluded on Dec 25 a two-week course on “safeguarding national unity and opposing separatism” for a batch of 38 Tibetan Buddhist monks, including “Living Buddhas”, at the Central Institute of Socialism (CIS) in Beijing. The two-week courses, which began […]Read more ›
Chinese police beat, tortured family members of Tibetan self-immolator; 9 held, including 3 for taking pictures
(TibetanReview.net, Dec15, 2016) – Chinese police in Machu (Chinese: Maqu) County of Sichuan Province had detained eight Tibetans, including relatives and family members of Tashi Rabten, a 33-year-old father of three who had carried out a protest self-immolation and died on Dec 8, when they asked for the return of […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2016) – The Tibetan who carried out a protest self-immolation and burned to death in Machu (Chinese: Maqu) County of Gansu Province on Dec 8 evening has been described as a 33-year old father of three named Tashi Rabten. The Tibetan Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Dec […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Dec11, 2016) – A county court in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) Prefecture of Sichuan Province has on Nov 9 sentenced a Tibetan Buddhist monk to a six-year jail term for having allegedly sent out information, including images, about happenings in Tibet, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy […]Read more ›