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India reiterates rejection of Xi Jinping’s BRI at China-led int’l summit

June 19, 2019 12:01 am0 comments
India reiterates rejection of Xi Jinping’s BRI at China-led int’l summit

(TibetanReview.net, Jun17’19) – India has again refused to endorse Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), China’s ambitious global interconnectivity plan at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit’s Bishkek declaration on Jun 14. In fact India reiterated its strong objection to Beijing’s ambitious global programme during the summit which was held in the […]

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Indian Tibet support groups meet to discuss campaign strategy

June 17, 2019 3:51 am0 comments
Indian Tibet support groups meet to discuss campaign strategy

(TibetanReview.net, Jun16’19) – The 6th All India Tibet Support Groups Conference was opened at the secretariat of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), Dharamsala, with the participation of 216 representatives from 21 states. The speakers at the inaugural event included Mr Rinchen Khando Khrimey, National Convener of the Core Group for […]

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China finally relents as UN designates Pak-based Masood Azhar a global terrorist

May 3, 2019 4:19 pm0 comments
China finally relents as UN designates Pak-based Masood Azhar a global terrorist

(TibetanReview.net, May03’19) – The United Nations has on May 1 finally been able to add Masood Azhar, the leader of a Pakistan-based Islamist group, to its list of global terrorists after China, which had kept blocking the move for the last 10 years, finally relented to pressure from others led […]

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Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

May 1, 2019 11:58 pm0 comments
Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – Fines on Tibetans who fail to renew their permit to reside in India in a timely manner have been rationalized and it is also no longer cited in United States dollars. The government of India requires all Tibetans living in the country to register themselves as foreigners […]

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China’s BRI’s South Asia projects hobbled by India’s boycott

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China’s BRI’s South Asia projects hobbled by India’s boycott

(TibetanReview.net, Apr30’19) – China has concluded its 2nd Belt and Road Forum (BRF) in Beijing on Apr 27 with signing of deals worth USD 64 billion but minus the Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar Economic Corridor (BCIMEC) it had originally listed in its multi-billion dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) projects […]

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China teased India with possibility for J&K, Arunachal concessions?

April 30, 2019 1:40 am0 comments
China teased India with possibility for J&K, Arunachal concessions?

(TibetanReview.net, Apr29’19) – China appeared to have sought to indicate that it will accept Jammu & Kashmir as well as Arunachal Pradesh as parts of India if it joined its globally ambitious geostrategic Belt and Road Initiative projects. Ahead of the second edition of its BRI Summit, China produced a […]

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Tibetan Spiritual Leader and The Highest Indian Civilian Medal: Why India refrains from conferring the Bharat Ratna on the Dalai Lama

April 27, 2019 12:52 am0 comments
Tibetan Spiritual Leader and The Highest Indian Civilian Medal: Why India refrains from conferring the Bharat Ratna on the Dalai Lama

Kunsang Thokmay* argues that though the Dalai Lama fully deserves the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, New Delhi may be disinclined to respond positively to the ongoing clamour in favour of it in order to avoid a controversy on several grounds. (TibetanReview.net, Apr26’19) – On 15 April 2019, the […]

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China expects India’s support on Dalai Lama reincarnation issue

April 23, 2019 9:24 pm0 comments
China expects India’s support on Dalai Lama reincarnation issue

(TibetanReview.net, Apr23’19) – A Chinese government scholar has expressed confidence that India will side with China, not USA or Tibetan Buddhists, on the issue of the Dalai Lama reincarnation question. Beijing has already made it clear that the religious belief system on which the reincarnation system is fundamentally based is […]

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200 MPs, Bihar Chief Minister join calls for India’s highest civilian honour for Dalai Lama

April 18, 2019 5:14 am0 comments
200 MPs, Bihar Chief Minister join calls for India’s highest civilian honour for Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Apr16’19) – More prominent Indian leaders, including 200 MPs, have called on New Delhi to confer the nation’s highest civilian honour on His Holiness the Dalai Lama while the country’s heath minister has called on the exile spiritual leader of Tibet on Apr 14 following his recent hospital treatment […]

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China mulling direct flight airport for Indian pilgrims to Mt Kailash

April 6, 2019 5:28 am0 comments
China mulling direct flight airport for Indian pilgrims to Mt Kailash

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05’19) – In order to boost tourism in remoted western Tibet’s Ngari (Chinese: Ali) Prefectures, home to the sacred Mt Kailash (Tibetan: Ghang Rinpoche or Ghang Tise), China is looking to upgrade its fairly recently built Gunsa Airport there to an international one. The airport, located 40 km from […]

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