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Nearly 4000, including from China, Taiwan, sought private Dalai Lama audience in 2018

February 15, 2019 7:30 am0 comments
Nearly 4000, including from China, Taiwan, sought private Dalai Lama audience in 2018

(TibetanReview.net, Feb14’19) – Nearly 4000 people from 75 countries, including China and Taiwan, visit the Dalai Lama at his Dharamsala residence, seeking private audiences, during the year 2018, reported timesofindia.com Feb 12. The report said the visitors included 250 Chinese and 330 Taiwanese who traveled on their respective countries’ passports. […]

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President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

January 4, 2019 1:12 am0 comments
President Xi says Taiwan reunification inevitable for China’s rejuvenation

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – President Xi Jinping has made it clear Jan 2 that China must and will be reunified with the incorporation of what Beijing considers the breakaway province of Taiwan. Although Taiwan was not an issue of immediate interest and concern to Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping, China’s phenomenal […]

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Parliamentary panel calls for masculine reciprocity in India’s China policy

December 20, 2018 1:03 am0 comments
Parliamentary panel calls for masculine reciprocity in India’s China policy

(TibetanReview.net, Dec19, 2018) – An Indian parliamentary panel has described as “overly cautious” India’s policy on China’s sensitivities on Taiwan and Tibet issues while Beijing does not show the same deference to New Delhi’s sovereignty concerns, reported India’s PTI news agency Dec 18. Calling for a more robust and equitable […]

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Dalai Lama open to visiting Taiwan to confer with scientists

November 7, 2018 11:10 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama open to visiting Taiwan to confer with scientists

(TibetanReview.net, Nov07, 2018) – Although having all but ended any possible visit to distant lands, citing his age, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has made it clear that he is still able and willing to travel to Taiwan should the government there grant him a visa. The purpose, […]

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Thousands demonstrate to demand referendum on Taiwan independence

October 22, 2018 1:37 am0 comments
Thousands demonstrate to demand referendum on Taiwan independence

(TibetanReview.net, Oct21, 2018) – Several thousand people demonstrated in Taiwan’s capital Taipei on Oct 20, calling on the island nation whose territory is claimed by China to hold a referendum on whether it should formally declare independence, reported usnews.com Oct 20. China has long made it clear that any such […]

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China again warns US against allowing transit stopover for Taiwan’s President

August 3, 2018 12:05 am0 comments
China again warns US against allowing transit stopover for Taiwan’s President

(TibetanReview.net, Aug02, 2018) – China has on Jul 31 urged the United States against allowing Taiwan President Dr Tsai Ing-wen to transit its territory during her visits to Belize and Paraguay next month, reported Reuters Jul 31. Beijing considers democratic Taiwan a renegade province of its version of “one China”, […]

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Dalai Lama hears delegates on their dialogue on Buddhist canons

July 4, 2018 4:54 am0 comments
Dalai Lama hears delegates on their dialogue on Buddhist canons

(TibetanReview.net, Jul03, 2018) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Jul 1 morning met with delegates who had participated in a Second Dialogue on Vinaya, the Buddhist rules of discipline, in New Delhi. He had taken part in the first dialogue held in Mar 2015, also in New […]

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China angry as US inaugurates new de factor embassy in Taipei

June 14, 2018 1:41 am0 comments
China angry as US inaugurates new de factor embassy in Taipei

(TibetanReview.net, Jun13, 2018) – The United States has on Jun 12 unveiled a new US$256 million representative office in Taiwan’s capital, a de facto embassy that underline’s the strategic importance to it of the democratic, self-ruled island that faces threats of invasion from China which considers it a renegade province. […]

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China expresses anger as Trump signs bill calling for US-Taiwan contacts at all levels

March 19, 2018 10:38 pm0 comments
China expresses anger as Trump signs bill calling for US-Taiwan contacts at all levels

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19, 2018) – China has on Mar 17 expressed “resolute opposition” after US President Donald Trump signed a legislation that encouraged the United States to send senior officials to Taiwan to meet Taiwanese counterparts and vice versa. Like Tibet, China considers Taiwan its internal affair and opposes any kind […]

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Hundred rallied in Taipei to commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

March 12, 2018 2:45 am0 comments
Hundred rallied in Taipei to commemorate 59th Tibet uprising anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Mar11, 2018) – Several hundred people took part in a rally in Taiwan’s capital Taipei to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising on Mar 10, reported newbloommag.net Mar 10. The rally was reported to have taken off from outside the Zhongxiao Fuxing Sogo and continued southeast […]

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