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The Tibet Factor in India-China Relations

December 11, 2017 3:07 am0 comments
The Tibet Factor in India-China Relations

BY T.G. JACOB  The Tibetan Saga for National Liberation by Pranjali Bandhu Odyssey, 2007 [Distributed by Studera Press, Delhi] pp. 263 (inclusive of maps, chronology, index) ISBN 81-900615-2-6 Price: RS. 495 Tibetans, presently numbering over 130,000, are one among the many refugee populations in India. Though they have already been […]

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Ahead of world rights day, EU asks China to spare rights defenders

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Ahead of world rights day, EU asks China to spare rights defenders

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2017) – Ahead of the anniversary on Dec 10 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which is also marked as World Human Rights Day, the European Union called on China to stop arresting human rights defenders and allow local and foreign NGOs to operate freely within the […]

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China protests after India lost ground contact with a drone which strayed, crashed in Tibet

December 9, 2017 2:01 pm0 comments
China protests after India lost ground contact with a drone which strayed, crashed in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Dec09, 2017) – China said Dec 7 that it had voiced dissatisfaction and lodged representations to India after an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) intruded into Tibet from across Sikkim. India said it had alerted China, notifying that it had lost contact with the drone it was otherwise flying on […]

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Did the Dalai Lama’s envoy visit China in November?

December 7, 2017 2:01 pm1 comment
Did the Dalai Lama’s envoy visit China in November?

(TibetanReview.net, Dec07, 2017) – Did the Dalai Lama send his envoy Professor Samdhong Rinpoche on a clandestine visit to China in November? A Tibet expert has said Dec 4 that he appeared to have done so and then proceeds to examine as if he actually may have. Writing in a […]

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Tibet dispute behind as China speaks of increased mutual trust with Mongolia

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Tibet dispute behind as China speaks of increased mutual trust with Mongolia

(TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2017) – China said Dec 4 that Mongolia’s reiteration that it will firmly adhere to the one-China policy and respect China’s core interests and major concerns on issues related to Tibet, Xinjiang and Taiwan was ‘very important’ and had ‘increased the two sides’ mutual trust’, reported the country’s […]

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Flag-waving Free Tibet supporters suppressed as Chinese Premier arrived in Budapest

December 4, 2017 1:42 am0 comments
Flag-waving Free Tibet supporters suppressed as Chinese Premier arrived in Budapest

(TibetanReview.net, Dec03, 2017) – Amid groups of Red Flag-waving Chinese supporters, a small but determined band of Tibet advocates on Nov 26 displayed Tibetan flags and shouted ‘Free Tibet’ slogans as Chinese premier Li Keqiang arrived in Budapest, capital of Hungary, for a regional summit. Heavy handed police action to […]

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Tibet groups join call on Canadian PM to discuss human rights during China visit

December 3, 2017 2:33 am0 comments
Tibet groups join call on Canadian PM to discuss human rights during China visit

(TibetanReview.net, Dec01, 2017) – Tibet campaign groups have joined a coalition of 15 human rights groups to urge Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to put human rights at the “top of his agenda” during his Dec 3-7 visit to China, according to ipolitics.ca Nov 30. The report said the Canadian […]

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Monks and nuns being trained to integrate Tibetan Buddhism with ethos of Chinese rule

December 1, 2017 10:25 pm0 comments
Monks and nuns being trained to integrate Tibetan Buddhism with ethos of Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – China has begun training Tibetan monks and nuns to integrate Buddhism with Chinese culture in keeping with the requirements outlined by the 19th five-yearly national congress of the Communist Party of China held in Beijing Oct 18-24, reported timesofindia.com Nov 29, citing China’s state media which […]

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Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

November 30, 2017 2:22 pm0 comments
Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – An elderly Tibetan Buddhist monk has died on Nov 26 in yet another protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet, with the incident having occurred in Karze (Chinese: Ganzi) County of Sichuan Province. The self-immolator has been named as Tenga, a 63-year-old monk originally from the county’s […]

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

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China demands ‘respect’ for resuming soccer ties with Germany

(TibetanReview.net, Nov29, 2017) – Following its under-20 team’s departure after cancelling a series of friendly matches with fourth division clubs, protesting against displays of Tibetan flags, China has said Nov 27 that it was still open to soccer cooperation with Germany if the latter handled such incidents properly. On Nov […]

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