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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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WEEKLY CARTOON

May 3, 2018 11:33 am0 comments
WEEKLY CARTOON

Weekly Cartoon from Jamyang Phuntsok

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China says its Tibetan-language search engine meant to check unapproved information

April 26, 2018 11:31 pm0 comments
China says its Tibetan-language search engine meant to check unapproved information

(TibetanReview.net, Apr26, 2018) – The world’s first Tibetan-language search engine set up by China and having a staff of 100 is meant to counter “inaccurate” information that do not support Beijing’s version of the issue of Tibet, reported globaltimes.cn Apr 24. The search engine, yongzin.com, launched in Aug 2016 at […]

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US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

April 23, 2018 4:52 am0 comments
US State Department’s annual rights report highlights pervasive abuses in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Apr22, 2018) – The US State Department has, in its latest Human Rights Report, released on Apr 20, referred to the pervasiveness of the repression in Tibet under Chinese rule, including with high levels of deployments of the paramilitary People’s Armed Police. The report highlights a number of other […]

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