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China kicks out Tibetan villagers to make way for new airport with little compensation, no alterative livelihood

April 20, 2018 7:23 am0 comments
China kicks out Tibetan villagers to make way for new airport with little compensation, no alterative livelihood

(TibetanReview.net, Apr19, 2018) – “We will never allow one inch of land in Tibet to be separated from China; we will not see one poor person to be left behind; and we will never develop the economy at the expense of the environment,” Wu Yingjie, Party chief of the Tibet […]

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China detains two Tibetan monks for ‘illegal’ WeChat postings

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China detains two Tibetan monks for ‘illegal’ WeChat postings

(TibetanReview.net, Apr19, 2018) – Chinese authorities have taken away two monks in Tsolho (Chinese: Hainan) Prefecture of Qinghai Province during a Legal Education programme for having posted “sensitive pictures and articles” on the popular Chinese messaging App WeChat, said Dharamshala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights Democracy Apr 18. It did […]

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Loyalty to communist party a requirement to donate sperm in China

April 19, 2018 6:05 am0 comments
Loyalty to communist party a requirement to donate sperm in China

(TibetanReview.net, Apr18, 2018) – China appears to believe that sperms from politically correct donors will yield loyal communist party subjects. A major sperm bank in Beijing has told prospective donors that they, while fulfilling the usual conditions about the quality of their sperm, must be loyal to the Communist Party, […]

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WILL DALAI LAMA RETURN TO CHINA?

April 16, 2018 2:49 am1 comment
WILL DALAI LAMA RETURN TO CHINA?

Dr. Sangay’s statement has only further confirmed fears among many observers that an influential section among the Tibetan exile leadership is desperate about cobbling up a deal with China on whatever terms. The very first negotiation point in this deal, as already declared by Dr. Sangay, is bound to be […]

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Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

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Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

(TibetanReview.net, Apr15, 2018) – A 60-year-old Tibetan woman has remained disappeared in Qinghai Province of Chinese ruled Tibet ever since police took her away for questioning while on a pilgrimage in the first week of this month, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Apr 14. The unschooled woman with no […]

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China’s Foreign Policy and India

April 15, 2018 4:41 am1 comment
China’s Foreign Policy and India

This article appeared in the Special Issue 2015 edition of the Tibetan Review.    Prof. Srikanth Kondapalli, Centre for East Asian Studies, Chinese Division, JNU   My presentation is on Chinese foreign policy vis-à-vis India. I will take a few minutes to broadly operate the major policy options that China has […]

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Swedish court to try Chinese spy who targeted Tibetan refugees

April 12, 2018 10:17 pm0 comments
Swedish court to try Chinese spy who targeted Tibetan refugees

(TibetanReview.net, Apr12, 2018) – Swedish prosecutors have on Apr 11 charged a 49-year-old man from Chinese ruled Tibet with espionage for allegedly gathering intelligence on Tibetan refugees in Sweden and Norway for China, reported the AFP Apr 11.The man, Mr Dorjee Gyantsan, is accused of infiltrating the Tibetan community to […]

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Scotland’s First Minister called ‘wildly irresponsible’ for promoting reviled Confucius Institutes

April 11, 2018 11:57 pm0 comments
Scotland’s First Minister called ‘wildly irresponsible’ for promoting reviled Confucius Institutes

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11, 2018) – While Confucius Institutes, run and funded by the Chinese government in universities across the free world, face severe criticism and have even been forced to close down for infringing academic freedom and promoting propaganda, Scotland’s First minister Ms Nicolas Sturgeon is spending her own government’s money […]

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China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

April 10, 2018 10:00 pm0 comments
China boasts of developing array of new border security equipment

(TibetanReview.net, Apr10, 2018) – The main reason why so few Tibetans have been able to make it out of their occupied homeland in recent years has been because China had greatly strengthened border security system both on the Tibetan side and in arrangements with Nepal. China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA), […]

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China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

April 9, 2018 9:38 pm0 comments
China says 330K Tibetans still steeped in dire poverty

(TibetanReview.net, Apr09, 2018) – A total of 330,000 residents constituting the population of 2,440 villages still live in dire poverty in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), some six decades after China claimed to have liberated the territory and made its people masters of their own fate. This was after a total […]

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