Dalai Lama representative office inaugurated in Brazil

November 12, 2015 4:16 am0 comments
Dalai Lama representative office inaugurated in Brazil

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2015) – The exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala, India, on Nov 8 formally opened a de facto mission in Brazil with the inauguration in Sao Paulo of its Tibet House Brazil. Dr Daniel Goleman, a renowned author, psychologist, and science journalist gave an inaugural talk. A close friend […]

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Dalai Lama presents inaugural awards in memory of former Indian President

November 11, 2015 8:32 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama presents inaugural awards in memory of former Indian President

(TibetanReview.net, Nov11, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Nov 9 presented the inaugural awards instituted in memory of former Indian President and top rocket scientist Dr APJ Abdul Kalam in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The guests for the award ceremony, which was held in the city’s Music […]

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Chinese demonstrators for Xi’s London visit had no rights answers to British lawyer

October 27, 2015 10:07 pm0 comments
Chinese demonstrators for Xi’s London visit had no rights answers to British lawyer

(TibetanReview.net, Oct27, 2015) – A Facebook video showing an exchange about freedom and rights between Chinese protesters cheering their visiting President Mr Xi Jinping to the United Kingdom on Oct 23 and a British lawyer returning from work on his bicycle has gone viral on the internet, viewed more than […]

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Tibet protesters’ ‘heavy handed’ arrest during Xi’s UK visit decried

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Tibet protesters’ ‘heavy handed’ arrest during Xi’s UK visit decried

(TibetanReview.net, Oct25, 2015) – Apart from arresting them on Oct 20 for protesting against the visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping with waving of Tibetan flags, the Met Police of UK’s capital London have raided the homes of Tibetan women Sonam Choden (31) and Jamphel Lhamo (33) and charged them with […]

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Despite a parliamentary summon, British gov’t continues to ignore rights concerns during China’s Xi’s visit

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Despite a parliamentary summon, British gov’t continues to ignore rights concerns during China’s Xi’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct24, 2015) – The Speaker of the British House of Commons on Oct 22 ordered a Foreign Office minister to respond to cross-party concerns about the government’s ignoring of human rights complaints during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ongoing state visit to the country but has only received evasive responses. […]

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China refuses to call Prince Charles’s snub rude, but its official media differs

October 23, 2015 8:24 pm0 comments
China refuses to call Prince Charles’s snub rude, but its official media differs

(TibetanReview.net, Oct23, 2015) – China’s Foreign Ministry has, on Oct 21, said Prince Charles’s skipping of the royal banquet with Chinese President Xi Jinping was “not rude”. However, its official media has hit out at him, saying “Charles chatter” will not affect the burgeoning Sino-UK ties, reported India’s PTI news […]

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Three, including two Tibetan women, held as China’s Xi addressed Business leaders in London

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Three, including two Tibetan women, held as China’s Xi addressed Business leaders in London

(TibetanReview.net, Oct23, 2015) – In an anxiety to ensure that the visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping saw or heard no protests against him, British police arrested Two Tibetan women on Oct 21 outside of London’s Mansion House where Xi was speaking to business leaders, reported qz.com Oct 22, citing the […]

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China’s Xi hears British Labour leader’s rights concerns in private meeting

October 22, 2015 9:05 pm0 comments
China’s Xi hears British Labour leader’s rights concerns in private meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22, 2015) – Britain’s Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn won a 30-minute private meeting with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping after he threatened to otherwise criticize China’s human rights record during the Oct 20 state banquet in the Buckingham Palace. Labour party has described the meeting as “cordial and constructive”. […]

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Many British MPs unhappy with gov’t kowtowing to China

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Many British MPs unhappy with gov’t kowtowing to China

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22, 2015) – Many MPs in the United Kingdom were reported to be upset by Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision to deal with awkward issues such as Tibet and democracy behind closed doors. Paul Flynn, a veteran Labour MP remarked that Britain was behaving “like a supplicant fawning spaniel […]

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Protesters clash as rights-shy Britain welcomes Chinese President

October 21, 2015 11:59 am0 comments
Protesters clash as rights-shy Britain welcomes Chinese President

(TibetanReview.net, Oct21, 2015) – While Great Britain greeted Chinese President Xi Jining with pomp and circumstance as he arrived for a four-day state visit on Oct 20, salivating at the prospect of signing more than 30 billion pound business deals, activists turned up in strength to express outrage over government’s […]

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