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Exile Tibetans MPs conclude week-long lobbying at Indian parliament

December 26, 2017 5:26 am0 comments
Exile Tibetans MPs conclude week-long lobbying at Indian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2017) – A three-member delegation of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile concluded on Dec 22 a week-long lobbying meetings with Indian MPs during the latter’s ongoing winter session of Parliament. The delegation, led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, met with more than 40 Indian MPs, including party […]

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Exile MPs lobby for Indian lawmakers’ support for Tibet issue

December 23, 2017 12:00 am0 comments
Exile MPs lobby for Indian lawmakers’ support for Tibet issue

(TibetanReview.net, Dec22, 2017) – A delegation of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok has met with 35 members of the Indian parliament during this week to lobby for support for the issue of Tibet, said the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamshala on its Tibet.net […]

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India relaxes norms for Tibetans’ residence permit and overseas travels

December 21, 2017 10:23 pm1 comment
India relaxes norms for Tibetans’ residence permit and overseas travels

(TibetanReview.net, Dec21, 2017) – The government of India has announced on Dec 7 a certain relaxation of norms for the stay and overseas travel of Tibetans residing in the country. This was stated in a circular issued by the Foreigners Division of India’s Ministry of Home Affairs in the form […]

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China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

December 17, 2017 9:55 pm0 comments
China building up military capability near Doklam, including with winter dig-in

(TibetanReview.net, Dec17, 2017) – While suggesting that India treat its bilateral relations with it from long-term perspective with a global vision and asking it not to be bogged down by some specific bilateral issues, China has been busy building up its military forces near the Doklam plateau, the site of […]

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Satellite pictures said to show China busy polluting India’s Brahmaputra

December 15, 2017 10:48 pm0 comments
Satellite pictures said to show China busy polluting India’s Brahmaputra

(TibetanReview.net, Dec15, 2017) – Ongoing work on a Chinese project that includes a new dam in an advanced stage of completion covering the entire breadth of the Yarlung Tsangpo river and a tunnel through which the water is being diverted is what is polluting the Siang River in India’s northeastern […]

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China asks India not to allow bilateral issues to cloud global vision in bilateral ties

December 13, 2017 9:26 pm0 comments
China asks India not to allow bilateral issues to cloud global vision in bilateral ties

(TibetanReview.net, Dec13, 2017) – In its anxiety to rope in India for its Belt and Road Initiative, China on Dec 11 suggested that the two countries treat their bilateral relations from long-term perspective and global vision and that the two sides be not bogged down by some specific bilateral issues. […]

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China reported to have stationed up to 1,800 troops in freezing winter at Doklam

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China reported to have stationed up to 1,800 troops in freezing winter at Doklam

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – In an unprecedented move and a worrying development for India, China is reported to have permanently stationed up to 1,800 troops in Doklam, near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction. India recognizes Doklam, claimed by China as its territory, as part of Bhutan and of strategic concern to it. […]

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Tibet activists protested as Chinese foreign minister arrived in New Delhi for RIC meeting

December 12, 2017 11:40 pm0 comments
Tibet activists protested as Chinese foreign minister arrived in New Delhi for RIC meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Dec12, 2017) – Tibet activists greeted Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with a protest banner they hung over a flyover overlooking the road taken by his motorcade as he emerged from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport on Dec 10 for his meeting with Indian and Russian counterparts. A […]

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Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

December 11, 2017 3:30 am0 comments
Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

It was the state of strife, strain and harmony among the giant neighbours Russia, China and India through the vicissitudes of time in recent history which more than anything else had a determinative influence on Tibet’s political aspiration, mostly with unfortunate consequences, although its future is far from sealed inasmuch […]

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India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

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India to allow Tibetan passport holders to revert to their ‘refugee’ status

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2017) – A number of Tibetan “refugees” have applied to surrender their Indian passport in order not to lose their Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) privileges, according to a hindustantimes.com report Dec 9. The report cited government officials as saying around 30 requests had already been received for cancellation […]

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