Tibetan children in Qinghai being forced into Mandarin language boarding schools

September 13, 2020 11:19 pm0 comments
Tibetan children in Qinghai being forced into Mandarin language boarding schools

(TibetanReview.net, Sep13’20) – Chinese authorities in at least two counties of Qinghai Province have begun the new school year by implementing a harsh and compulsory Mandarin Chinese language policy in schools, relegating Tibetan to just a language subject for Tibetan students, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Sep 12, citing […]

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China’s Panchen concludes second leg of Tibet visit

September 11, 2020 10:13 pm0 comments
China’s Panchen concludes second leg of Tibet visit

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11’20) – After concluding a 15-day visit mainly to his home town of Lhari County in Nagchu Prefecture on Aug 25, the Chinese government-appointed 11th Panchen Lama Gyaltsen Norbu has undertaken a 13-day tour of Nyingtri Prefecture, according to China’s official Xinhua news agency Sep 11. He concluded the […]

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China throwing out thousands of Qinghai Tibetans from their ancestral land for national park

September 10, 2020 11:11 pm0 comments
China throwing out thousands of Qinghai Tibetans from their ancestral land for national park

(TibetanReview.net, Sep10’20) – Thousands of Tibetan farmers and nomads are being forced out by the Chinese government from their ancestral land in Themchen (Chinese: Tianjin) County of Tsonub (Haixi) Prefecture, Qinghai Province, under a plan to turn their hometown area into a 50,200 square kilometre Mount Qilian National Park. The […]

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China set for 1 trillion yuan spending to tighten Tibet’s integration

September 5, 2020 11:07 pm0 comments
China set for 1 trillion yuan spending to tighten Tibet’s integration

(TibetanReview.net, Sep05’20) – In a move to further assimilate Tibet and boost internal security and border strength amid increased border tension with India, China has embarked on a plan to spend more than 1 trillion yuan ($146 billion) to accelerate infrastructure investment in occupied Tibet, reported Reuters Sep 4, citing […]

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China says environmentally devastating illegal coal mining in Qinghai allowed to continue from 2006

September 2, 2020 10:09 pm0 comments
China says environmentally devastating illegal coal mining in Qinghai allowed to continue from 2006

(TibetanReview.net, Sep02’20) – Illegal coal mining has been going on in the Qilian Mountains in Muli town of Haixi Prefecture, Qinghai Province, since 2006, reported China’s official chinadaily.com.cn Sep 1, suggesting that there is nothing to stop such environmentally devastating exploitation of mineral resources in Chinese ruled Tibet until the […]

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All 2,050 administrative villages in Tibet Autonomous Region now have bus services

September 1, 2020 9:21 pm0 comments
All 2,050 administrative villages in Tibet Autonomous Region now have bus services

(TibetanReview.net, Sep01’20) – All the 74 counties in Tibet Autonomous Region have now been linked by asphalt roads and are accessible by buses, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency Sep 1. Besides, all the 476 townships and 2,050 administrative villages in it are accessible by buses, it said. The region […]

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