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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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New push against Dalai Lama pictures in Tibet ahead of his 84th birthday

May 31, 2019 12:43 am0 comments
New push against Dalai Lama pictures in Tibet ahead of his 84th birthday

(TibetanReview.net, May30’19) – Ahead of celebrations marking his 84th birthday, Chinese authorities have Launched a new push to enforce its ban on pictures of the Dalai Lama, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, even in remote nomadic locations with little or no routine Chinese presence in Karze (Chinese: Ganzi) Prefecture of Sichuan […]

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Top Chinese leader underlines separatism curb during Tibetan prefecture visit

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Top Chinese leader underlines separatism curb during Tibetan prefecture visit

(TibetanReview.net, May30’19) – As authorities launched a renewed push to strengthen a ban on pictures of the Dalai Lama in Karze (Chinese: Ganzi) Prefecture of Sichuan Province ahead of the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader’s 84th birthday, visiting top Chinese leader Wang Yang has “underlined efforts to curb separatists, maintain normal […]

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China claims US ambassador was positive about its Tibet development work

May 30, 2019 12:42 am0 comments
China claims US ambassador was positive about its Tibet development work

(TibetanReview.net, May29’19) – China has on May 28 sought to salvage a bit of its reputation from US Ambassador Terry Branstad’s visit to Tibet – when the latter called for religious freedom and talks to resolve the Tibet issue – by pointing out that he had made positive remarks on […]

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Multination state system best bet for resolving Sino-Tibetan issue

May 29, 2019 3:09 am0 comments
Multination state system best bet for resolving Sino-Tibetan issue

  Prof. SD Muni, Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Defence Studies & Analysis, New Delhi, suggests that China be pressured in whatever peaceful way it is possible to adopt a truly multi-ethnic concept of nationhood as against its existing totalitarian ideology to ensure the  country’s long term stability and that the […]

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Sichuan-Tibet Railway’s Chamdo work beginning next month

May 22, 2019 8:47 pm0 comments
Sichuan-Tibet Railway’s Chamdo work beginning next month

(TibetanReview.net, May22’19) – Work on the Tibet section of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, China’s second railway link to the region, is proceeding at a fast pace with work on the Chamdo section expected to begin next month, reported China’s official chinadaily.com.cn May 22. Described as the world’s most geographically challenging railway […]

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China makes clear it won’t accept negative Tibet report from visiting US ambassador

May 21, 2019 11:34 pm0 comments
China makes clear it won’t accept negative Tibet report from visiting US ambassador

(TibetanReview.net, May21’19) – China has made it clear May 20 that it expected the US ambassador to conform to its propaganda claim that all was well in Tibet under its rule as it permitted the latter to undertake a rare, week-long tour of Qinghai Province and Tibet Autonomous Region over […]

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US Ambassador on week-long Tibet visit on rare permit from China

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US Ambassador on week-long Tibet visit on rare permit from China

(TibetanReview.net, May20’19) – Such is the difficulty and rarity of a permit for a Western diplomat – or a UN human rights official too, for that matter – to visit Tibet that just allowing one makes international news headlines. In a first since 2015, China has permitted US Ambassador Terry […]

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Tibetan prefecture orders schools to switch to Chinese medium this fall

May 19, 2019 11:05 pm0 comments
Tibetan prefecture orders schools to switch to Chinese medium this fall

(TibetanReview.net, May18’19) – In a further tightening of China’s so-called bilingual teaching programme, authorities in Golog (Chinese: Guoluo) Prefecture of Qinghai Province have ordered schools to stop teaching all subjects in Tibetan except the Tibetan language in first grade classes, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org May 16, citing official […]

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Senate motion in Canada urges autonomy, rights support for Tibet

May 18, 2019 12:53 am0 comments
Senate motion in Canada urges autonomy, rights support for Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May17’19) – A Motion on Tibet was introduced in the Senate of the Canadian parliament on May 14, urging the government to support genuine autonomy for Tibet based on the Middle Way Approach of the exile Tibetan administration. Conservative Party Senator Thanh Hai Ngo who moved the motion has […]

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