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No Chinese pressure: Omar


July 1st, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 1 (IANS) Denying there was Chinese pressure on developmental activities along the border in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that development activities cannot be held ... Read more...

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Nepal’s king traded Tibetan refugees for US support: WikiLeaks


January 15th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 15 (IANS) After ordering the closure of the Dalai Lama's envoy's office in Kathmandu and taking over absolute power with a military-backed bloodless coup in 2005, Nepal's King ... Read more...

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Tibetans end protests as Wen leaves


December 17th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Scores of Tibetans Friday ended their protest at Jantar Mantar here as Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao wound up his three-day visit to India. However, they said ... Read more...

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China launches its own peace prize


December 8th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London/Beijing, Dec.8 (ANI): China will hand out its own, very first peace prize, one day before the imprisoned activist Liu Xiaobo is honoured in Oslo with the Nobel Prize. The first recipient ... Read more...

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Nepal to skip Nobel ceremony under Chinese pressure


December 8th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 8 (IANS) Under growing pressure by its giant neighbour China that continues to denounce the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to jailed dissident Liu Xiabo, the Himalayan republic of ... Read more...

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China jails Tibetan fugitives deported by Nepal


July 28th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 28 (IANS) Seven years after triggering international condemnation by violating a "gentlemen's agreement" and handing over a group of fleeing Tibetan refugees to China, Nepal has again deported ... Read more...

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Nepal arrests Dalai Lama’s envoy ahead of revolt anniversary


March 7th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 7 (IANS) Ahead of the 51st anniversary of a failed uprising by Tibetans against the invasion and annexation of their country by China, Nepal police Sunday arrested the ... Read more...

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No succumbing to Chinese pressure on Arunachal projects: India


March 7th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The Indian government Saturday denied making any commitment to anyone, including the World Bank, that it will not present projects in Arunachal Pradesh for funding by ... Read more...

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India has not buckled under Chinese pressure on Arunachal projects: Krishna


March 6th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorBangalore, Mar 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Saturday rebuffed the media reports that referred to a World Bank document quoting him as saying that India will not ... Read more...

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USA Won’t Entertain Chinese Pressure To Cancel Dalai Lama And President Obama Meeting


February 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Washington, Feb 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a move that might escalate the tension between USA and China, the White House has decided not to cancel the meeting between President Barack ... Read more...

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Nepali police arrest 10 Tibetans near China border


January 17th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 17 (DPA) Nepali police arrested 10 Tibetans close to the border with China for entering Nepal illegally, officials said Sunday. The Tibetans were arrested Saturday at Lamabagar in Dolakha district, about ... Read more...

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Tibetans slam China for making Dalai Lama’s Arunachal visit controversial


November 8th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamshala, Nov. 8 (ANI): Tibetans living-in-exile in Dharamshala have slammed China for trying to create a controversy over the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh."People of that land (Tibet) and that ... Read more...

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Ahead of PM’s visit, India, US discuss global issues


November 5th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The build-up to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Washington later this month moved into top gear as India and the US Thursday discussed a host ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama has “no regrets” over handling China


April 1st, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 1 (ANI): Tibet's spiritual leader-in-exile Dalai Lama has said he has "no regrets" over the way he has dealt with Beijing, even after five decade-long fruitless negotiations with China. ... Read more...

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South African peace conference called off over Dalai Lama ban (Lead)


March 24th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 24 (DPA) The organisers of a peace conference in South Africa Tuesday postponed the event indefinitely after the government refused to issue the Dalai Lama a visa to attend, causing ... Read more...

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South Africa’s ban on Dalai Lama triggers furore


March 24th, 2009 - 3:54 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 24 (DPA) The furore over South Africa's refusal to grant the Dalai Lama a visa to attend a peace conference in Johannesburg later this week grew with former president and ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama denied visa to South Africa: Report


March 22nd, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, March 22 (DPA) South Africa's popular archbishop emeritus Desmond Tutu has threatened to boycott a peace conference planned for next week in Johannesburg after the South African government reportedly denied the ... Read more...

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Nepalese police arrest 150 anti-China protesters


August 1st, 2008 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kathmandu, Aug 1 (DPA) Nepali police Friday broke up an anti-China protest here and arrested over 150 Tibetan exiles. The Tibetans, including Buddhist monks and nuns, were arrested near the Chinese embassy ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama not indulging in political activities: Dalai envoy


April 6th, 2008 - 10:50 am ICT by admin
By Manish Chand New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) In a veiled criticism of India's perceived soft approach towards China, Tempa Tsering, the Dalai Lama's official representative, has urged New Delhi to take a ... Read more...

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‘India buckling under Chinese pressure’


April 5th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) India's Tibet policy came in for sharp criticism Saturday, with former diplomats and experts pulling up the government for compromising on principles in a bid to placate ... Read more...

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India rapped by Tibetan official over axed Ansari-Dalai Lama meet


March 25th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile is upset over the last minute cancellation of a scheduled meeting between their leader the Dalai Lama and Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari and ... Read more...

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Police scuffle with anti-China protestors in Nepal


March 15th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, March 15 (IANS) The Nepal police clashed with hundreds of Tibetan refugees during an anti-China protest rally here Saturday. The protesters tried to make their way to the Chinese embassy in ... Read more...

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