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Two more self-immolations in Chinese ruled Tibet takes this year’s total to five

December 15, 2018 5:13 pm0 comments
Two more self-immolations in Chinese ruled Tibet takes this year’s total to five

(TibetanReview.net, Dec15, 2018) – Two Tibetan teenagers, both said by one source to be monks, have reportedly carried out protest self-immolations in Chinese ruled Ngaba (or Ngawa, Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan Province on Dec 9, a Sunday. Both the boys, Gedun Gyatso and Choekyi Gyatso, were stated to be […]

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China has moved a million ‘guests’ into Uyghur homes to report on extremist, unpatriotic beliefs

November 26, 2018 6:34 am0 comments
China has moved a million ‘guests’ into Uyghur homes to report on extremist, unpatriotic beliefs

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2018) – In a most invasive surveillance yet, more than a million Chinese people have been moved into Uyghur Muslim family homes in East Turkestan (Xinjiang) for a series of week-long stays in 2017, with instructions to report on whether they display Islamic or unpatriotic beliefs, reported The […]

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Tibet Supporters welcome Dalai Lama to Japan’s Diet

November 24, 2018 3:44 am0 comments
Tibet Supporters welcome Dalai Lama to Japan’s Diet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22, 2018) – The Dalai Lama was on Nov 20 welcomed to Japan’s parliament, the Diet, by the All Party Japanese Parliamentary Group for Tibet (APJPGT) in the course of his 10-day tour of the country which began on Nov 12. He has spoken to the group members about […]

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China criticizes Japan for allowing Dalai Lama visit

November 22, 2018 1:05 am0 comments
China criticizes Japan for allowing Dalai Lama visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2018) – China on Nov 20 criticized Japan for allowing the ongoing visit by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, saying countries should not facilitate his “separatist activities”, reported the PTI news agency Nov 20. The Dalai Lama is on a 10-day visit to Japan, beginning Nov […]

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Landslide-lake in Tibet, discharged through man-made channel, topple at least 8000 houses in Yunnan Province

November 18, 2018 1:55 am0 comments
Landslide-lake in Tibet, discharged through man-made channel, topple at least 8000 houses in Yunnan Province

(TibetanReview.net, Nov16, 2018) – A bridge in Garze (Tibetan: Karze, or Kande) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, a vital link to Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), was washed away on Nov 14 after water was discharged from a landslide-formed lake on the Jinsha River (Tibetan: Drichu) through a man-made channel, reported China’s official […]

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Landslide-lake inundated monastery in Tibet’s Jomda Town

November 15, 2018 12:15 am0 comments
Landslide-lake inundated monastery in Tibet’s Jomda Town

(TibetanReview.net, Nov14, 2018) – The barrier lake formed as a result of landslides over the Drichu (Chinese: Jinsha River) on Oct 11 and again on Nov 3 had submerged a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery in Jomda (Jiangda) County of Chamdo City, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org […]

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China to publish 370-volume Tibetan epic in 2019

October 17, 2018 11:36 pm0 comments
China to publish 370-volume Tibetan epic in 2019

(TibetanReview.net, Oct17, 2018) – China says it will publish the most complete collection yet of the Tibetan epic King Gesar of Ling next year. The Chinese and English versions of the story are also underway, said China’s official Xinhua news agency Oct 16. Compared to other epics, the Tibetan one […]

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Tibet group in the Czech Republic, largest in Europe, launched

October 12, 2018 12:58 am0 comments
Tibet group in the Czech Republic, largest in Europe, launched

(TibetanReview.net, Oct11, 2018) – A cross-party Tibet group established in the parliament of the Czech Republic in September was formally inaugurated on Oct 9. It is the largest Tibet support group in Europe. The launch of the group was made on the occasion of the holding of this year’s Forum […]

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Pope to get no allegiance from China Bishops he presumes say on appointment

October 1, 2018 4:55 am0 comments
Pope to get no allegiance from China Bishops he presumes say on appointment

(TibetanReview.net, Sep30, 2018) – The Pope may have won a say in the appointment of Bishops in China following the signing of a historic “provisional agreement” in Beijing on Sep 22; however, the church there has made it clear that it will owe its allegiance to the atheist government while […]

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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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