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Primary school teacher in Tibet remains disappeared four years after arrest for Facebook postings

July 1, 2020 9:37 pm0 comments
Primary school teacher in Tibet remains disappeared four years after arrest for Facebook postings

(TibetanReview.net, Jul01’20) – A primary school teacher in Tibet Autonomous Region has remained disappeared ever since authorities took her away in 2016 for making Facebook postings of overseas media reports about the situation in her occupied homeland. Her case has been tracked by Chinese activists, reported dailymail.co.uk Jun 30. Ms […]

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WeChat, popular with Tibetans, among 59 apps banned by India on national security grounds

June 30, 2020 9:45 pm0 comments
WeChat, popular with Tibetans, among 59 apps banned by India on national security grounds

(TibetanReview.net, Jun30’20) – Tibetan activists and groups have long campaigned to get fellow-Tibetans to boycott the popular Chinese social media app WeChat because it is monitored and censored by the Chinese government, resulting in many in Tibet being persecuted. But its popularity continued among exile Tibetans because there was little […]

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China faces collective rebuke from nearly 50 UN experts for its rights record

June 27, 2020 11:33 pm0 comments
China faces collective rebuke from nearly 50 UN experts for its rights record

(TibetanReview.net, Jun27’20) – An unusually large number of UN independent experts, numbering nearly 50, have on Jun 26 expressed alarm at the level of repression of “fundamental freedoms” by the Chinese Government and urged it to “abide by its international legal obligations” while also calling for renewed attention to the […]

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Tibet’s freedom is India’s best security: The Empirical Evidence

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Tibet’s freedom is India’s best security: The Empirical Evidence

by Tsewang Rigzin* (TibetanReview.net, Jun26’20) – Apart from Tibetans, the greatest beneficiary of a Free Tibet will be India. The recent Chinese incursion and brutal murder of twenty Indian soldiers in Galwan Valley in the Ladakh region of Northern India is yet another reminder of a prophetic letter by Sardar […]

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China tries to pacify families of its Jun 15 night Galwan Valley clash dead

June 26, 2020 11:02 pm0 comments
China tries to pacify families of its Jun 15 night Galwan Valley clash dead

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26’20) – China has sought to pacify families of its soldiers killed in the Jun 15 night clash with India troops in the Galwan Valley of eastern Ladakh border over the lack of state recognition for their sacrifices. “The dead have been treated with the highest respect in the […]

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Amid steep daily rises, active Covid-19 cases in India keep declining

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Amid steep daily rises, active Covid-19 cases in India keep declining

(TibetanReview.net, Jun26’20) – India has registered over 14,000 Covid-19 cases for the seventh day in a row and witnessed a surge of 299,866 infections from Jun 1 till 26. However, the number of active cases has been declining steadily in the last two weeks, raising hopes that the fight against […]

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Nepal’s opposition asks China-beholden Prime Minister to recover lost territory

June 25, 2020 10:30 pm0 comments
Nepal’s opposition asks China-beholden Prime Minister to recover lost territory

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25’20) – Three members of Nepal’s main opposition party, the Nepali Congress, have tabled a resolution in Parliament, demanding that the government of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli bring back China-encroached territory by holding dialogue with Beijing, reported oneindia.com Jun 25. China’s ambassador had only recently helped Oli to […]

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India’s Covid-19 cases seen likely to flatten between Jul-end and Aug-beginning

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India’s Covid-19 cases seen likely to flatten between Jul-end and Aug-beginning

(TibetanReview.net, Jun25’20) – The growth in Covid-19 cases in India appears to be likely to flatten in the end of July or beginning of August but dropping guard after that could lead to a second wave, Director Randeep Guleria of IIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) has said in […]

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Human rights, including Tibet, raised in contentious 22nd EU-China summit

June 24, 2020 10:45 pm0 comments
Human rights, including Tibet, raised in contentious 22nd EU-China summit

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’20) – The European Union and China held their 22nd bilateral Summit via videoconference on Jun 22 amid suggestions that it concluded with more differences than consensus and the issue of human rights, including the situation in Tibet, being also taken up with Beijing. The EU said it raised […]

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India to now test all symptomatic cases for Covid-19 infection

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India to now test all symptomatic cases for Covid-19 infection

(TibetanReview.net, Jun24’20) – The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has on Jun 23 revised its Covid-19 testing strategy to include “The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has on Jun 23 revised its Covid-19 testing strategy to include “all symptomatic individuals in every part of the country”. The existing […]

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