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Amid Sinicization of religion drive, Vatican seeks to reassure Beijing, seeks a Xi meeting

March 19, 2019 11:43 pm0 comments
Amid Sinicization of religion drive, Vatican seeks to reassure Beijing, seeks a Xi meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19’19) – As Christians in China fear for their faith and their right to practice it as it is meant to be, given the current highly intrusive Sinicization drive, the Vatican has sought to reassure Beijing that it should not fear “distrust or hostility” from the Roman Catholic Church. […]

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Qinghai officials being probed for profiting illegally from rare local resources

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Qinghai officials being probed for profiting illegally from rare local resources

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19’19) – The nexus between mining companies and local officials in Chinese ruled Tibet is all too well known and has continued for decades, leading to many affected Tibetan villagers and herdsmen who protested against illegal mining activities being beaten, jailed and even killed. But now, in at least […]

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Indian traders to boycott Chinese goods

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Indian traders to boycott Chinese goods

(TibetanReview.net, Mar18’19) – Traders across India belonging to an organization called Indian traders association (CAIT) will launch a campaign to boycott Chinese goods with burning Chinese imports on Mar 19 during the festival of Holika, before Holi, reported businesstoday.in Mar 16. It said CAIT had a membership of 70 million […]

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Poverty eradication in Tibet conditional on beneficiaries’ allegiance to communist party leadership

March 16, 2019 1:18 am0 comments
Poverty eradication in Tibet conditional on beneficiaries’ allegiance to communist party leadership

(TibetanReview.net, Mar15’19) – China said during the ongoing session of its parliament, the National People’s Congress, in Beijing that Tibetans love its communist government more, and had no love for their exile spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama. What it did not say, however, was that this is a government policy […]

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India disappointed as China again blocks UN sanction on Pak-based terror chief

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India disappointed as China again blocks UN sanction on Pak-based terror chief

(TibetanReview.net, Mar15’19) – For the fourth time in the last 10 years, China has on Mar 13 blocked the UN Security Council from declaring Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed’s chief Masood Azhar as a “global terrorist”. India has expressed disappointment, but refused to name China whose concern was to protect its […]

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Opinion: In Poor Taste: Chinese Students Politicizing the International Food Festival at JNU

March 15, 2019 1:35 am0 comments
Opinion: In Poor Taste:  Chinese Students Politicizing the International Food Festival at JNU

– By Apa Lhamo & Tashi Yangzom* (TibetanReview.net, Mar12’19) – Many of the international students studying at Jawaharlal Nehru University celebrate the Republic Day of India through preparing and sharing examples of their cuisine – serving delicacies from their respective countries to the JNU faculty and students every year. This […]

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Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

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Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

(TibetanReview.net, Mar14’19) – Member of Indian parliament Mr Shanta Kumar has revealed that he had rejected pressure from China, telling him not to attend the 60th Tibet uprising anniversary function of the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamsala, on Mar 10. The BJP MP represents Kangra district, of which Dharamsala is […]

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China insists Tibetans love Beijing, not Dalai Lama

March 9, 2019 1:48 am0 comments
China insists Tibetans love Beijing, not Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Mar08’19) – China has on Mar 6 expressed as real what it only wishes for, namely that the Tibetan people feel more affection towards Beijing than for the region’s traditional Buddhist leader, the Dalai Lama, on the sideline of a meeting of China’s ceremonial legislature. But of course it […]

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Sixty Years of Oppression and Exploitation: Tibet Under China

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Sixty Years of Oppression and Exploitation: Tibet Under China

As China continues to argue how it has peacefully liberated Tibet and claims that Tibetans have nothing but gratitude to it, Tsewang Rigzin* cites vital statistical figures to point out that China remains the colonial exploiter that Tibetans contend Beijing continues to be in their homeland. As Tibetans around the […]

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Pakistan’s appeal to China for help to ease tension with India a non-starter?

March 2, 2019 2:05 am0 comments
Pakistan’s appeal to China for help to ease tension with India a non-starter?

(TibetanReview.net, Mar01’19) – Pakistan has approached China to mediate in its latest conflict with India arising from a terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir on Feb 14, but the later could only ask both sides to exercise restraint to prevent tensions from escalating, according to a scmp.com report Feb 28. […]

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