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African swine outbreak reported in Qinghai

June 26, 2019 11:27 am0 comments
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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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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