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Italy honours top Tibetan scholar with highest-level recognition

September 12, 2018 11:30 pm0 comments
Italy honours top Tibetan scholar with highest-level recognition

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2018) – The government of Italy has on Sep 10 honoured renowned Tibetan scholar with its highest recognition, the Commander of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic (Commendatore Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italianam or OMRI), the highest ranking honour and most senior order of the […]

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China vandalizing churches in ongoing sinicization move

September 11, 2018 4:59 pm0 comments
China vandalizing churches in ongoing sinicization move

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2018) – China is persecuting not just Muslims in Xinjiang and Buddhists in Tibet with an emergency-like urgency but also Christians on the mainland who do not subscribe to the government-approved church body. Ratcheting up a crackdown on Christian congregations in Beijing and several provinces, the government of […]

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UN committee disappointed with China’s unhelpful responses to minority rights queries

August 21, 2018 5:20 am0 comments
UN committee disappointed with China’s unhelpful responses to minority rights queries

(TibetanReview.net, Aug18, 2018) – Rather than answering the questions, China has on Aug 13 questioned the questions, those who asked them and the authors of the reports on which some of those questions were based during the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)’s hearing in Geneva on […]

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CTA President Sangay discusses Tibetan residents’ problems with Ladakh authorities

July 10, 2018 5:39 pm0 comments
CTA President Sangay discusses Tibetan residents’ problems with Ladakh authorities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul10, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on Jul 7 met with Deputy Commissioner/ Chief Executive Officer Ms Anvy Lavasa of Leh, capital of Ladakh region of Jammu & Kashmir state of India, to discuss a range of issues faced by Tibetans living […]

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Exile Tibetan leaders lobby for Canadian support for their cause

June 15, 2018 12:03 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan leaders lobby for Canadian support for their cause

(TibetanReview.net, Jun14, 2018) – The President of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and a delegation of exile Tibetan parliament members have on Jun 12 testified before the Canadian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development in capital Ottawa. The Tibetans were visiting Canada in tandem with a series […]

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China severely punishes long-escaped former Tibetan political prisoner’s family, relatives

June 14, 2018 1:59 am0 comments
China severely punishes long-escaped former Tibetan political prisoner’s family, relatives

(TibetanReview.net, Jun13, 2018) – Chinese police in Pema (Chinese: Baima) County of Golog (Guoluo) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, have detained and roughed up in May this year the elderly mother of a former Tibetan political prisoner who had long escaped to India, demanding that she hand him over to the authorities. […]

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China to lessen dependence on imports thanks to new discovery of rare gas in Tibet’s thermal spring

May 13, 2018 2:31 am0 comments
China to lessen dependence on imports thanks to new discovery of rare gas in Tibet’s thermal spring

(TibetanReview.net, May12, 2018) – China indicated May 10 that it will no longer have to rely only on imports of helium, which has applications in, among other things, aerospace, low temperature superconductivity, the nuclear industry, thanks to a new discovery it has made in western Tibet. A thermal spring rich […]

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European Parliament praised for passing most number of resolutions on Tibet

May 10, 2018 12:48 am0 comments
European Parliament praised for passing most number of resolutions on Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, May09, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has on May 7 praised the European Parliament for having passed the most number of resolutions on Tibet. He made the remark in his welcome address at a felicitation in honour of a three-member delegation from the […]

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All but one prefecture in ‘Tibet’ are now cities

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All but one prefecture in ‘Tibet’ are now cities

(TibetanReview.net, May09, 2018) – In a policy of rapid urbanization of Tibet, China on May 7 declared Nagqu (Tibetan: Nagchu) Prefecture of Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) a city. Urbanization in Tibet is associated with rapid development and massive influx of Chinese immigrants. With this, Nagqu officially became the city with […]

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Indian leaders speak of special connections with Tibet, Dalai Lama

May 8, 2018 11:12 pm0 comments
Indian leaders speak of special connections with Tibet, Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, May08, 2018) – Chief Minister Mr Jai Ram Thakur of Himachal Pradesh has on May 6 expressed delight at the fact that Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, had chosen the state of Himachal Pradesh as his second abode and referred to the latter’s special love for the […]

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