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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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China to destroy over 300,000 more world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

April 4, 2019 11:25 pm0 comments
China to destroy over 300,000 more world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

(TibetanReview.net, Apr04’19) – China has ordered the destruction of 300,000 more maps for not mentioning the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh and the independent nation of Taiwan as parts of its territory and has moved to file a lawsuit against four persons for trying to export them to the Netherlands, […]

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Jobless growth in India: Implication for Tibetans in exile

March 29, 2019 4:16 am0 comments
Jobless growth in India: Implication for Tibetans in exile

Tashi Phuntsok* questions the lack of discussion of the serious problem of unemployment in the exiled Tibetan community in South Asia and discusses the issue in the context of India’s ongoing new attempts to overcome the problem of poverty. (TibetanReview.net, Mar28’19) – A great debate has once again begun about […]

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China destroyed 30,000 world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

March 28, 2019 5:23 am0 comments
China destroyed 30,000 world maps for not showing Taiwan, Arunachal as its territory

(TibetanReview.net, Mar27’19) – Customs authorities in Qingdao, a port city in East China’s Shandong Province, had destroyed nearly 30,000 “incorrect” world maps, with problems including “rendering Taiwan as a country and wrong depiction of the Sino-Indian border”, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn Mar 25. In other words, the maps showed Taiwan […]

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Indian traders to boycott Chinese goods

March 19, 2019 4:47 am0 comments
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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India disappointed as China again blocks UN sanction on Pak-based terror chief

March 16, 2019 12:38 am0 comments
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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Indian MP rejected China’s demand to avoid 60th Tibet uprising day function

March 15, 2019 1:13 am0 comments
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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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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All Tibetan children in India to be registered as foreigners, for residence permit

February 19, 2019 1:07 pm0 comments
All Tibetan children in India to be registered as foreigners, for residence permit

(TibetanReview.net, Feb18’19) – A new directive issued by the government of India and circulated by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) requires all Tibetan children born or living in the country to register themselves as foreigners irrespective of age. This is a change from the previous practice under which such registration […]

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China to continue to protect leader of latest Kashmir attack terror group at UN

February 17, 2019 12:20 am0 comments
China to continue to protect leader of latest Kashmir attack terror group at UN

(TibetanReview.net, Feb16’19) – China has on Feb 15 joined other world leaders in condemning a terrorist attack in Pulwama District of the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir but again refused to back New Delhi’s long-standing call on it to list the leader of the Pakistan-based group that claimed responsibility […]

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