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China declares end of poverty in ‘Tibet’

(TibetanReview.net, Dec23'19) – China has declared that poverty has been eliminated in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), the western half of ethnographic Tibet, a year...

Chinese repression leads to Ngaba monk’s self-immolation

(TibetanReview.net, Mar 03, 2009) — The paramilitary People’s Armed Police (PAP) shot three times at a monk in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) County of Sichuan...

Track-laying completed for start of service in Jun of Lhasa-Nyingtri railway

(TibetanReview.net, Jan01’21) – China began the year 2021 with an announcement that it had completed the day before the track-laying work for the building...

Hu reaffirms Han cadres’ vital role in Tibet

www.TibetanReview.net, Mar 31'08 (webbed Mar 7) Chinese President Hu Jintao told top Chinese and Tibetan cadres attending the first session of the 11th Chinese National...

Lhasa claimed to be free of poverty

(TibetanReview.net, Jan08’19) – Given China’s national goal – set in 2015 and reaffirmed last year – of eliminating poverty by 2020 to create a...

Tibetan prefecture orders schools to switch to Chinese medium this fall

(TibetanReview.net, May18'19) – In a further tightening of China’s so-called bilingual teaching programme, authorities in Golog (Chinese: Guoluo) Prefecture of Qinghai Province have ordered...

China to try former Tibet official for graft

(TibetanReview.net, Oct31, 2015) – In a rare instance of an official in Chinese ruled Tibet being punished for abuse of power for personal gains,...

Rapid development doubles Tibet’s environment threats

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2014) –Apart from global warming, pollution from ever increasing human and industrial waste as a result of rapid development are contributing to...

China expelling monks and nuns from famed Tibetan Buddhist study centre under demolition

(TibetanReview.net, Aug13, 2016) – As official demolition of student residences at the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan...

China staged military drill, strengthened security ahead of Mar 10 Tibet uprising day

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10'20) – Ahead of the 61st Tibetan national uprising day on Mar 10, 2020, the Chinese leadership in Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) called...