China cancels Bon Jovi tour due to apparent Dalai Lama link

September 11, 2015 8:48 pm0 comments
China cancels Bon Jovi tour due to apparent Dalai Lama link

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2015) – China’s Ministry of Culture has cancelled a scheduled concert by the American rock star Jon Bon Jovi, with an incidental connection with Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, being seen as one possible reason for it. While China has given no official reason for the […]

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Prince Charles to meet Xi Jinping, departing from pro-Dalai Lama avoidance of past

August 18, 2015 11:15 pm0 comments
Prince Charles to meet Xi Jinping, departing from pro-Dalai Lama avoidance of past

(TibetanReview.net, Aug18, 2015) – Britain’s heir apparent Prince Charles, who has for decades kept away from visiting Chinese heads of state in protest against the latter’s atrocities in Tibet and human rights record, will meet with President Xi Jinping, his wife, Peng Liyuan, as well as officials during their upcoming […]

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China fails to ground Tibet hot air balloon from Europe’s air

August 6, 2015 11:21 pm0 comments
China fails to ground Tibet hot air balloon from Europe’s air

(TibetanReview.net, Aug06, 2015) – A hot air balloon that stands 100ft high is believed to have soared over both Spain and France and floated across these two countries in the past four weeks despite objections from China which was offended by its Tibetan flag design, reported theguardian.com Aug 4. The […]

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Dalai Lama saddened by death of India’s gentleman former President Kalam

July 29, 2015 11:44 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama saddened by death of India’s gentleman former President Kalam

(TibetanReview.net, Jul29, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Jul 28 expressed sadness over the passing away of India’s former President Dr APJ Adbul Kalam with whom he said he had interacted on many occasions. Calling him a great scientist, educationist and statesman, and, above all, a […]

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Eight Tibetans arrested in Sydney after they stormed Chinese consulate

July 24, 2015 10:48 am0 comments
Eight Tibetans arrested in Sydney after they stormed Chinese consulate

(TibetanReview.net, Jul23, 2015) – Eight Tibetans were arrested by the Australian police in Sydney after they stormed the Chinese consulate during a protest, reported Reuters Jul 22. One of them had scaled a flagpole to pull down the Chinese flag. The eight were part of a group of 50 students […]

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Long life offering made to Dalai Lama on auspicious day

July 21, 2015 4:14 pm0 comments
Long life offering made to Dalai Lama on auspicious day

(TibetanReview.net, Jul21, 2015) – An assortment of 11 Tibetan and other Buddhist groups and institutions came together to make a long-life offering to the Dalai Lama on Jul 20 at the Tsuglakhang, Dharamshala, India. Monks and nuns from Nepal’s Kopan Monastery, Shelkar Chöde, Chuwar Gaden Dropen Ling, Shri Chusang Gompa, […]

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Popular American band’s China concerts cancelled over a member’s Dalai Lama Tweet

July 19, 2015 1:06 am0 comments
Popular American band’s China concerts cancelled over a member’s Dalai Lama Tweet

(TibetanReview.net, Jul18, 2015) – China has blacklisted and forced the cancellation of Shanghai and Beijing concerts of the popular American pop-rock band Maroon 5 because one of its members, keyboardist Jesse Carmichael, had greeted Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on his 80th birthday in his Tweeter account. The […]

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China shifts cyber attack tactic on Tibetan groups

July 14, 2015 10:46 am0 comments
China shifts cyber attack tactic on Tibetan groups

(TibetanReview.net, Jul12, 2015) – Dharamsala, home of the Dalai Lama and the exile Tibetan administration is the “ground zero in China’s cyberwar” and the tactics of attack have changed in keeping with cyber-security drives in the Tibetan community, reported lionsroar.com Jul 10. A major study on targeted malware attacks against […]

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Tibetans to play with Chinese in int’l women’s football festival in Berlin

July 1, 2015 11:18 am1 comment
Tibetans to play with Chinese in int’l women’s football festival in Berlin

(TibetanReview.net, Jun29, 2015) – A group of seven Tibetan girls from India will participate in an international women’s football and cultural festival in Germany’s capital Berlin over Jun 27-Jul 6. Like the teams from other countries that include Brazil, Afghanistan, Cambodia, Tanzania, South Africa, and China, they will not play […]

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France: 65th French municipality adopts a village/town in Tibet

June 26, 2015 12:46 pm0 comments
France: 65th French municipality adopts a village/town in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26, 2015) – The Municipality of Coulaures in the south-west French Department of Dourdogne has on Jun 20 adopted a village or town in Tibet to become the 65th municipality in France to make such gesture over the past several years. The event was organised by the Mayor Mrs […]

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