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Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

July 26, 2019 2:53 am0 comments
Bill asks UK parliament to ban Chinese officials impeding free access to Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul25’19) – A bill was submitted in the UK’s House of Commons on Jul 23, calling for the passage of a reciprocal access to Tibet Act which would bar entry to the UK for Chinese officials responsible for blocking freedom of travel to Tibet by British citizens. A similar […]

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Exile Tibetan MPs conclude week-long visit to UK

March 13, 2019 11:37 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan MPs conclude week-long visit to UK

(TibetanReview.net, Mar13’19) – A delegation of four members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok has concluded on Mar 11 a week-long visit to the UK which included visits to the British Parliament in Westminster and the Scottish Parliament. A meeting with members of […]

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Wreath-laying and flag-raising events held in UK for 60th Tibet uprising day

March 8, 2019 3:28 am0 comments
Wreath-laying and flag-raising events held in UK for 60th Tibet uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar07’19) –In more news about early marking of the 60th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day, falling on Mar10, a wreath-laying ceremony was held at the Innocent Victim’s Memorial in the Westminster Abbey in London and the Tibetan national flag raised in front of the Guildhall in Northampton […]

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United Kingdom drops charges against Chinese reporter who had gone berserk at a Conservative Party conference fringe event

November 24, 2018 4:14 am0 comments
United Kingdom drops charges against Chinese reporter who had gone berserk at a Conservative Party conference fringe event

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23, 2018) – The United Kingdom has succumbed to pressure from Beijing to drop assault charges against a China Central Television (CCTV) reporter who had repeatedly slapped a volunteer for asking her to leave when she shouted to disrupt a fringe event of the ruling Conservative Party conference on […]

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China demands apology from UK after one of it reporters went berserk at a conference and was removed

October 4, 2018 12:03 am0 comments
China demands apology from UK after one of it reporters went berserk at a conference and was removed

(TibetanReview.net, Oct03, 2018) – China is demanding an apology from the UK after one of its state TV journalists hackled a fringe event organized by the ruling Conservative party’s Human Rights Committee and then repeatedly slapped a party activist who asked her to leave for shouting at one of the […]

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Britain’s Royal Court shown to have dropped Tibet play on China-warning from British Council

April 5, 2018 11:50 pm0 comments
Britain’s Royal Court shown to have dropped Tibet play on China-warning from British Council

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05, 2018) –Official correspondence obtained under the Freedom of Information Act show that the Royal Court theatre had pulled a play about Tibet from being staged in London after the British Council, UK’s cultural diplomacy arm, had privately advised that not doing so would jeopardise the theatre’s ability to […]

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Dalai Lama addresses Chinese students on third day in UK

September 17, 2015 10:33 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama addresses Chinese students on third day in UK

(TibetanReview.net, Sep17, 2015) – Continuing his 9-day tour of the United Kingdom on Sep 15, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, visited the Magdalene and St Anne’s Colleges of Oxford University. At St Anne’s College, the Dalai Lama addressed a gathering of more than 50 Chinese students. He outlined […]

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Dalai Lama inaugurates Centre for Compassion on 9-day visit to UK

September 16, 2015 8:19 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama inaugurates Centre for Compassion on 9-day visit to UK

(TibetanReview.net, Sep16, 2015) – On a second visit to the UK this year, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Sep 14 inaugurated a Dalai Lama Centre for Compassion at the Oxford University. The aim of the centre, inspired by the Dalai Lama’s vision of compassion as a foundation […]

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