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WHAT’S LEFT BEHIND

December 1, 2017 12:29 pm0 comments
WHAT’S LEFT BEHIND

By Mark Austin* Two More Years by Tendar Tsering Paperback (2017) Price: $6.99 Leave your occupied country, and your family, for an outside chance at a better life. Know that in doing so you will see neither again for many years—if ever. Or stay, and see your whole life stretch ahead […]

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Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

November 30, 2017 2:22 pm0 comments
Monk dead in 150th protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2017) – An elderly Tibetan Buddhist monk has died on Nov 26 in yet another protest self-immolation in Chinese ruled Tibet, with the incident having occurred in Karze (Chinese: Ganzi) County of Sichuan Province. The self-immolator has been named as Tenga, a 63-year-old monk originally from the county’s […]

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Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

November 28, 2017 8:01 am0 comments
Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

The growing trend over the last several years among a section of Tibetan youngsters to legally assert their Indian citizenship has given rise to both difficulties and issues within the community for its supposed effect of diluting the freedom struggle. Prof Richa Kumar* carried out a field study of the […]

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Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

November 11, 2017 11:13 pm2 comments
Seventh annual seminar held in Beijing to discuss adapting Tibetan Buddhism to Chinese rule

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2017) – Nearly 200 people including scholars from Han Buddhist monasteries and scholars from religious research institutions as well as representatives from Buddhist institutes and monasteries in Tibet Autonomous Region and Tibetan-inhabited areas in Qinghai, Gansu, Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces took part in the seventh annual Tibetan Buddhist […]

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Small number of Dharamshala Tibetans voting first time for state election

November 9, 2017 1:48 pm0 comments
Small number of Dharamshala Tibetans voting first time for state election

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2017) – Around 1,000 Tibetans in Dharamshala have registered to vote in the five-yearly Himachal Pradesh state Assembly and Government election this year, with the voting taking place on Nov 9,according to media reports. However, it was not clear how many will, or will be able, to vote, […]

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Canada welcomes last of 1000 stateless Tibetans from India accepted for resettlement

November 6, 2017 1:03 am0 comments
Canada welcomes last of 1000 stateless Tibetans from India accepted for resettlement

(TibetanReview.net, Nov05, 2017) – The last of the one thousand Tibetans living in refugees settlements in India’s northeastern border state of Arunachal Pradesh accepted for resettlement in Canada landed on the Ottawa International Airport on Nov 2 evening, winding up a project that took off in 2012, reported ottawacommunitynews.com Nov […]

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Tibetans protested with national flag as China celebrated 50th autonomous anniversary

September 14, 2015 11:03 pm0 comments
Tibetans protested with national flag as China celebrated 50th autonomous anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2015) – As China prepared to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the found of Tibet Autonomous Region on Sep 8, a Tibetan national flag was seen planted on a metallic frame in Pema (Chinese: Baima) county Golog (Guoluo) prefecture, Qinghai Province, on Sep 6, reported Radio Free Asia […]

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Two more Tibetan monks held in lone protests against Chinese rule in Ngaba

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Two more Tibetan monks held in lone protests against Chinese rule in Ngaba

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2015) – Two more Tibetan Buddhist monks have carried out separate lone street protests in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan Province, this time on Sep 10, bringing to seven the number of such actions in the area directed against Chinese rule and policies since Jul 15. Both […]

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New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

September 12, 2015 9:05 pm0 comments
New Chinese residents to supplant Tibetan inhabitants of border town near Nepal

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12, 2015) – China is to rebuild the earthquake-ravaged Tibetan border town near Nepal of Dram (Chinese: Zhangmu, Nepali: Khasa) and repopulate it entirely with settlers from mainland China, reported the official Nepali news service Kantipur Sep 8. As regards the area’s original Tibetan inhabitants, they will be moved […]

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Tibetan man seriously injured after brutal assault by Chinese police

May 14, 2015 4:24 pm0 comments
Tibetan man seriously injured after brutal assault by Chinese police

(TibetanReview.net, May14, 2015) – A Tibetan man and his mentally challenged son were severely beaten by Chinese police in plainclothes while walking on the street of Driru (Chinese: Biru) County of Nagchu (Naqu) Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) late in the night on May 7, reported Radio Free Asia (Washington) […]

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