President ‘Xi Jinping thought’ being sought to be inculcated in people across Tibet

November 14, 2017 11:04 pm0 comments
President ‘Xi Jinping thought’ being sought to be inculcated in people across Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov14, 2017) – Like in urban neighbourhoods, rural villages and other centres across China, lectures to explain and publicize the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held in Beijing over 18-24 Oct had most recently been organized by Party and government officials […]

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China revokes religious festival permit at famed Tibetan Buddhist academy

November 4, 2017 12:33 am0 comments
China revokes religious festival permit at famed Tibetan Buddhist academy

(TibetanReview.net, Nov03, 2017) – Chinese authorities in Sichuan province have revoked permission and shut down preparations for a major annual prayer gathering at the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Karze (Ganzi) Prefecture, reported the Tibetan Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Nov 1. The […]

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China to double the size of its Tibet propaganda museum

November 3, 2017 12:02 am0 comments
China to double the size of its Tibet propaganda museum

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2017) – China said Oct 28 that it was spending 660 million yuan (about US$100 million) to more than double the size of Tibet Museum, one of its major propaganda showpieces on Tibet, located in the regional capital Lhasa. The 23,000-square-metre building will be expanded to 58,000 square […]

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At least 7 Tibetans reported held for making, circulating protest self-immolation videos

October 25, 2017 9:37 pm0 comments
At least 7 Tibetans reported held for making, circulating protest self-immolation videos

(TibetanReview.net, Oct25, 2017) – Chinese police in Yulshul (Chinese: Yushu) prefecture of Qinghai Province have picked up at least seven Tibetans over the past ten days, accusing them of having produced and distributed video materials on protest self-immolations that had taken place several years ago, reported the Tibetan Service of […]

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Paramilitary police spreading party congress message among Tibetans

October 23, 2017 10:15 pm0 comments
Paramilitary police spreading party congress message among Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Oct23, 2017) – China said Oct 22 that its paramilitary People’s Armed Police Force, which is notorious for having massacred Tibetans during successive peaceful mass protests, including in 2008, had been promoting the policies and ideas of the ongoing 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) […]

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Nearly half of ‘Tibet’ counties under deep-seated poverty: delegate at 19th party congress

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Nearly half of ‘Tibet’ counties under deep-seated poverty: delegate at 19th party congress

(TibetanReview.net, Oct21, 2017) – Poverty still remains deep-seated in at least nearly half the number of counties in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), according to a delegate from the region to China’s ongoing 19th national congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing which began on Oct 18. “Poverty remains […]

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