Post Tagged with: "Nepal"

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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Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

March 31, 2018 3:48 am0 comments
Nepal detained man for posing with Tibetan flag on Facebook

(TibetanReview.net, Mar30, 2018) – Police in Nepal’s capital kathmandu detained and threatened to deport earlier this month a Tibetan man for having posted on Facebook a photo of himself with a Tibetan national flag and writing to embassies in Kathmandu about human rights concerns in Tibet, said Washington-based International Campaign […]

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Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

March 11, 2018 6:57 am0 comments
Nepal bars Tibetans from marking their 59th national uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2018) – Nepal has made it clear Mar 7 that it will not tolerate any “protests” or “public gathering” by Tibetans living in the country to mark the 59th anniversary on Mar 10 of their national Uprising in keeping with its vows to rein in their ‘anti-China’ activities. […]

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Tough journey for Nepal’s new communist PM playing China against India

February 21, 2018 11:38 pm0 comments
Tough journey for Nepal’s new communist PM playing China against India

(TibetanReview.net, Feb21, 2018) – True to his reputation of being more pro-China than India, Nepal’s new communist Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli has said he will restart a Chinese-led US$2.5 billion hydropower project that was pulled by the previous government and wants to increase infrastructure connectivity with Beijing to […]

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

November 20, 2017 1:11 am0 comments
China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – China is conducting a feasibility study for building a railway link to Nepal at an estimated cost of more than US$4 billion, with the line expected to reach Lumbini through Kathmandu and Pokhara by 2022, reported the hindustantimes.com Nov 18, citing China’s envoy to Kathmandu Yu […]

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Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

November 14, 2017 5:47 am0 comments
Preliminary survey for an underground Tibet-Nepal OBOR railway line concluded

(TibetanReview.net, Nov13, 2017) – A railway line linking Chinese ruled Tibet with Nepal has begun taking concrete shape with the two sides having concluded a preliminary study. The cross-border 100-km railway will connect Kathmandu and Tibet’s border town of Kerung (Tibetan: Kyirong or Kyidrong), reported Nepal’s myrepublica.com Nov 11. A […]

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New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

September 12, 2015 9:05 pm0 comments
New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2015) – China is to rebuild the earthquake-ravaged Tibetan border town near Nepal of Dram (Chinese: Zhangmu, Nepali: Khasa) and repopulate it entirely with settlers from mainland China, reported the official Nepali news service Kantipur Sep 8. As regards the area’s original Tibetan inhabitants, they will be moved […]

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Latest Nepal earthquake kills one, injures 2 in Tibet

May 14, 2015 3:46 pm0 comments
Latest Nepal earthquake kills one, injures 2 in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May14, 2015) – A Tibetan woman died and her two co-passengers were injured after the car in which they were travelling were hit by falling rocks in Kyirong County-town in Tibet Autonomous Region as a result of a 7.3-magnitude earthquake which jolted neighbouring Nepal on May 12 afternoon. China’s […]

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