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China’s expulsions, demolitions has halved Buddhist centre’s nuns’ quarter

September 3, 2019 12:01 am0 comments
China’s expulsions, demolitions has halved Buddhist centre’s nuns’ quarter

(TibetanReview.net, Aug30’19) – The nuns’ residential complex at the Yachen Gar Buddhist centre in Palyul County of what is now part of China’s Sichuan Province has become only about half of what it was a couple of months or so ago due to expulsions and demolitions carried out by the […]

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China detained Tibetan for online sharing of Dalai Lama photo

August 28, 2019 10:42 am0 comments
China detained Tibetan for online sharing of Dalai Lama photo

(TibetanReview.net, Aug27’19) – China detained a Tibetan man for 10 days in a Tibetan region of what is now part of its Sichuan Province in July for sharing a photo of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, over the popular Chinese social media platform WeChat, reported the Tibetan Service […]

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China trains Tibetan monks in the atheist government’s reincarnation regulation

August 27, 2019 1:51 am0 comments
China trains Tibetan monks in the atheist government’s reincarnation regulation

(TibetanReview.net, Aug26’19) – Contending that the reincarnation system was “never a religious-only issue or a living Buddha’s personal right”, China said Aug 25 that it carried out a training session on reincarnation for “living Buddhas” in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Some 100 Tibetan Buddhist monks attended the training session launched […]

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Top Chinese leaders for more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and fight against separatism in Tibet

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Top Chinese leaders for more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and fight against separatism in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22’19) – China’s top political advisor Wang Yang has on Aug 22 called for “more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and the fight against separatism”, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency. The report said Wang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist […]

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Three monks, including one jailed, reported disappeared in Chinese ruled Tibet

August 20, 2019 7:29 am0 comments
Three monks, including one jailed, reported disappeared in Chinese ruled Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Aug15’19) – One Tibetan Buddhist monk of Kirti Monastery in Ngaba (or Ngawa, Chinese: Aba) Prefecture in what is now part of China’s Sichuan Province has been jailed for four years recently while the fate of two others from the same monastery remain unknown following their arrests at different […]

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Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

August 15, 2019 6:45 am0 comments
Agreeing that differences should not become disputes, India and China sign four MoUs, to organize 100 activities

(TibetanReview.net, Aug13’19) – Despite China’s objections to India’s recent decision to bring the latter’s state of Jammu & Kashmir, especially the Ladakh region, under direct central rule, the two countries have on Aug 12 signed four Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and agreed to organise 100 activities in the coming months […]

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China has announced up to $44,000 rewards for info on fellow-Tibetans’ online ‘crimes’

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China has announced up to $44,000 rewards for info on fellow-Tibetans’ online ‘crimes’

(TibetanReview.net, Aug09’19) – Despite having a pervasive online censorship network in place, which has seen so many people arrested and jailed, Chinese authorities in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) still rely on public informants to punish those whose online activities it disapproves of. Cash prizes of up to 300,000 yuan (USD […]

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

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China resumes visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet ahead of preparations for Xi-Modi summit

(TibetanReview.net, Aug08’19) – China’s reported denial of visas for Indian pilgrims to Tibet over New Delhi’s Aug 5 move to change the status of Ladakh became only a delay as the latest batch of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims are now already on their way, according to Indian news reports Aug 8. […]

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China denies visas for Tibet pilgrimage to Indians after New Delhi reasserts claim over part of Ladakh under its rule

August 9, 2019 1:01 am0 comments
China denies visas for Tibet pilgrimage to Indians after New Delhi reasserts claim over part of Ladakh under its rule

(TibetanReview.net, Aug07’19) – China has refused visas to a group of Indians planning to undertake the Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage in western Tibet on the day it criticized New Delhi for separating Ladakh from Jammu and Kashmir state and putting it under direct federal administration. China’s bone of contention is that […]

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China completes pivotal tunnel in major new Tibet railway project

August 6, 2019 6:57 am0 comments
China completes pivotal tunnel in major new Tibet railway project

(TibetanReview.net, Aug04’19) – China said Aug 3 that it had made a huge progress on the mammoth Lhasa-Nyingchi railway project by completing on Aug 2 the construction of a pivotal tunnel on it. The Bukamu Tunnel, located in Milin (Tibetan: Miling or Manling) County of Nyingchi (Nyingtri) City, is 9,240 […]

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