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Nepal set to implement China deal to handover people for illegal border crossing

January 24, 2020 2:36 am0 comments
Nepal set to implement China deal to handover people for illegal border crossing

(TibetanReview.net, Jan23’20) – Nepal and China are discussing the modalities for bringing into force an agreement signed during President Xi Jinping’s visit to Kathmandu in Oct 2019 for handing back to each other their citizens who had illegally crossed into the other side’s territory within seven days of being detained, […]

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China jails 12 Tibetans on ‘criminal gang’ charges for apparent religious activities

January 17, 2020 11:27 am0 comments
China jails 12 Tibetans on ‘criminal gang’ charges for apparent religious activities

(TibetanReview.net, Jan16’20) – In an apparent strengthening of crackdown on religion, China has jailed for up to nearly two years 12 villagers in Sog (Chinese: Suo) County of Nagchu Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region, for allegedly running “a criminal gang”, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Jan 15, citing the regional […]

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China requires Party members, gov’t workers as surety for overseas Tibetan visa applicants’ good behaviour

November 1, 2019 12:25 am0 comments
China requires Party members, gov’t workers as surety for overseas Tibetan visa applicants’ good behaviour

(TibetanReview.net, Oct31’19) – China has impose further, highly onerous restrictions on oversea Tibetans intending to visit Tibet or any other part of the People’s Republic of China, requiring them to be hosted by Party members or at least state workers, reported the Tibetan Service of rga.org Oct 30. The existing […]

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Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

October 23, 2019 11:34 pm0 comments
Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22’19) – While the police in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu were professional in their detention of Tibetan poet and independence activist Mr Tenzin Tsundue ahead of the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping for his informal Oct 11-12 summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he […]

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Failed Nepal extradition deal prompted Xi’s ‘crushed bodies, shattered bones’ outburst?

October 16, 2019 5:53 am0 comments
Failed Nepal extradition deal prompted Xi’s ‘crushed bodies, shattered bones’ outburst?

(TibetanReview.net, Oct15’19) – Chinese President Xi Jinping’s grim warnings of “crushed bodies and shattered bones” referring to the ongoing, months-long weekend protests in Hong Kong was said to have been partly prompted by his anger at failing to get an extradition deal from Nepal. The deal, if signed, would have […]

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Nepal to charge Xi-visit arrested Tibetans for ‘indecent behaviour’

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Nepal to charge Xi-visit arrested Tibetans for ‘indecent behaviour’

(TibetanReview.net, Oct14’19) – As Chinese President Xi Jinping left after concluding his Oct 12-13 state visit, Nepal is to charge 24 Tibet activists, most of them Nepali Citizens of Tibetan descend, for indecent behaviour, reported english.onlinekhabar.com Oct 13. It is not clear what actions on their part earned them this […]

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‘China pressing Nepal to sign extradition deal during Xi’s Oct 12 visit’

October 11, 2019 4:23 pm0 comments
‘China pressing Nepal to sign extradition deal during Xi’s Oct 12 visit’

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09’19) – Under pressure from China mainly with Tibetans in mind, Nepal is preparing to sign an extradition treaty during the Oct 12 visit of President Xi Jinping, reported english.khabarhub.com Oct 4.  Nepal has so far not signed such an agreement with India, the reported noted. The report cited […]

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Ungentlemanly Nepal has deported six Tibetan asylum seekers

September 11, 2019 1:54 am0 comments
Ungentlemanly Nepal has deported six Tibetan asylum seekers

(TibetanReview.net, Sep10’19) – Brushing aside pleas from local bystanders and, in fact, warning them against speaking about it, police in Nepal’s northwestern corner district of Humla have on Sep 5 evening dragged away and handed over to Chinese border forces six Tibetans who had just crossed over to seek asylum, […]

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Britain to look to help Tibetan cultural preservation after parliamentary query

May 3, 2019 4:44 pm0 comments
Britain to look to help Tibetan cultural preservation after parliamentary query

(TibetanReview.net, May03’19) – Britain’s Secretary of State for International Development has on May 1 undertaken to seek ways to support the culture and heritage of the Tibetan people after the issue was raised in the House of Commons by Rt Hon Tim Loughton, who is Co-Chair of All Party Parliamentary […]

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Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

May 1, 2019 11:58 pm0 comments
Fines on Tibetans failing to renew their Indian residence permit rationalized

(TibetanReview.net, May01’19) – Fines on Tibetans who fail to renew their permit to reside in India in a timely manner have been rationalized and it is also no longer cited in United States dollars. The government of India requires all Tibetans living in the country to register themselves as foreigners […]

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