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China’s Panchen concludes three-month tour of ‘Tibet’

October 17, 2018 11:32 pm0 comments
China’s Panchen concludes three-month tour of ‘Tibet’

(TibetanReview.net, Oct17, 2018) – This has probably been the longest visit by far for the Chinese government-appointed 11th Panchen Lama Gyaltsen Norbu who otherwise lives in Beijing and there have been only few English-language media reports about it. China’s official Xinhua news agency said Oct 16 that the 11th Panchen […]

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China accused of enticing poor nations into debt trap

July 19, 2018 4:43 am0 comments
China accused of enticing poor nations into debt trap

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18, 2018) – By agreeing to accept Chinese investment for infrastructure projects that are too large and grandiose for their needs, fund-starved poor countries, which do not benefit from them all that much, are being lured into debt trap for Beijing to take undue advantage of later on. This […]

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Tibetan county bans exile educated monk-teachers unless they pass Beijing loyalty test

May 17, 2018 12:31 am0 comments
Tibetan county bans exile educated monk-teachers unless they pass Beijing loyalty test

(TibetanReview.net, May16, 2018) – Tibetan monks “wrongly educated” in monasteries in India are banned from teaching in Lithang County which is now part of China’s Sichuan Province unless they cleared an indoctrination course and test designed to ensure their absolute loyalty to Beijing, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn May 15. The […]

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Unofficial China contacts ongoing – exile Tibetan leader in an interview

April 5, 2018 12:36 am0 comments
Unofficial China contacts ongoing – exile Tibetan leader in an interview

(TibetanReview.net, Apr04, 2018) – Despite the absence of any official contacts after 2010 when eight years of talks broke down on an acrimonious note in its ninth round, backdoor communications have continued between China and the exile Tibetan establishment, reported news18.com Apr 3, citing an interview with President Lobsang Sangay […]

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China and the Vatican said to be close to historic deal

February 4, 2018 11:46 pm0 comments
China and the Vatican said to be close to historic deal

(TibetanReview.net, Feb04, 2018) – China and the Vatican are said to be about to sign a historic accord whereby the former will acknowledge the Pope as the head of the country’s Catholic Church in return for the latter recognizing the bishops appointed by Beijing. Seven Beijing-appointed bishops are due to […]

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China decries US sanctions on former Beijing top cop, but omission of bigger names disappoints rights groups

December 27, 2017 7:29 am0 comments
China decries US sanctions on former Beijing top cop, but omission of bigger names disappoints rights groups

(TibetanReview.net, Dec25, 2017) – China has expressed anger over the fact that the United States had on Dec 21 imposed sanctions on a former Beijing police chief, along with 51 other people and entities around the world for serious human rights violations and corruption. Human rights groups have welcomed the […]

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Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

November 11, 2017 11:13 pm2 comments
Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2017) – Nearly 200 people including scholars from Han Buddhist monasteries and scholars from religious research institutions as well as representatives from Buddhist institutes and monasteries in Tibet Autonomous Region and Tibetan-inhabited areas in Qinghai, Gansu, Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces took part in the seventh annual Tibetan Buddhist […]

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