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Nepal deports US passport-holding Tibetan for allegedly being Dalai Lama agent

June 26, 2019 1:01 pm0 comments
Nepal deports US passport-holding Tibetan for allegedly being Dalai Lama agent

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25’19) – Immigration authorities at Nepal’s sole international airport have deported back to the USA on Jun 22 a prominent exile Tibetan “on suspicion of being an agent of the exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader the Dalai Lama,” reported thehimalayantimes.com Jun 25. The Deportee, Mr Penpa Tsering, 53, is a […]

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China’s Panchen made head of Tibet Buddhist gov’t body

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China’s Panchen made head of Tibet Buddhist gov’t body

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25’19) – China has decorated the replacement 11th Panchen Lama it appointed back in 1995 in place of the one recognized by the Dalai Lama with a third title: the president of the Tibet Autonomous Regional Branch of the Buddhist Association of China. Gyaltsen Norbu, 29, is already a […]

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Swiss gov’t questioned for lack of results in rights dialogue with China

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Swiss gov’t questioned for lack of results in rights dialogue with China

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’19) – Members of the Swiss Parliamentarian Group for Tibet have recently questioned the efficacy of their government’s years of rights dialogue with China, saying there was no result to show for it. The questions were raised by Maya Graf, Vice President of Swiss Parliamentarian Group for Tibet, as […]

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African swine outbreak reported in Qinghai

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African swine outbreak reported in Qinghai

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’19) – China said Jun 21 that there was a new case of African swine fever in a district in Qinghai Province that was the birthplace of the current Dalai Lama. The outbreak occurred in a village in Shihuiyao County of Pingan (Tibetan: Tsongkhakhar) District, Haidong (Tsoshar) City, reported […]

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US report condemns China for ‘intense persecution’ of religious faiths

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US report condemns China for ‘intense persecution’ of religious faiths

(TibetanReview.net, Jun22’19) – The United States has on Jun 21 condemned China for its “intense persecution” of religious faiths, releasing its 2018 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom with special focus on Xinjiang and referring to the conditions of Buddhists in Tibet as well as the followers of other faiths […]

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Trump Administration seen wanting on Tibet talks push

June 21, 2019 2:07 am0 comments
Trump Administration seen wanting on Tibet talks push

(TibetanReview.net, Jun20’19) – The Trump Administration remains the only one thus far which has not appointed a Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues as mandated by the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002 and it has made little efforts to encourage dialogue and establish conditions for the settlement of the Tibet issue […]

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China says so-called separatism in Tibet is gang crime

June 19, 2019 10:27 pm0 comments
China says so-called separatism in Tibet is gang crime

(TibetanReview.net, Jun19’19) – China said Jun 18 that had intensified its crackdown on gang crimes in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) as it entered a key year in its strictest national campaign. And it explained that in the case of Tibet, such crimes were usually related to what it called separatist […]

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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 said to have resumed expulsions, demolitions at sprawling Tibetan monastic centre

June 8, 2019 10:32 pm0 comments
China said to have resumed expulsions, demolitions at sprawling Tibetan monastic centre

(TibetanReview.net, Jun08’19) – Chinese authorities have been expelling monks and nuns from a sprawling monastic study complex in Palyul (Chinese: Baiyu) County of Karze (Ganzi) Prefecture in Sichuan Province over the past one month or so, with the move still underway, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jun 7. The […]

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Cyber Encounter with Tibet: An Open Moment?

June 5, 2019 9:25 am0 comments
Cyber Encounter with Tibet: An Open Moment?

Dr M N Rajesh, Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad. This article appeared in the Special Issue 2015 edition of the Tibetan Review, published in association with the JNU Tibet Forum. Excerpt from the 1st annual symposium in memory of Prof. Dawa Norbu organized on April 7, 2015. Prof Dawa […]

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