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Tibetans fined for unauthorised protest


February 25th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 24 (IANS) A Himachal Pradesh court has fined office-bearers of Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC), the largest pro-independence group in exile, for holding a protest here against China without ... Read more...

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Tibet situation grim, needs global intervention, say exiles


February 24th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 24 (IANS) An 18-year-old monk immolated himself in front of a monastery in Tibet. While in flames, he was praying, "May His Holiness the Dalai Lama live ... Read more...

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Losar will be a muted in McLeodganj this year


February 18th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 18 (IANS) It will be a muted Tibetan New Year or Losar in Dharamsala's suburb of Mcleodganj this year as the community expresses solidarity with those suffering under ... Read more...

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‘Shun Tibetan New Year celebrations’


February 3rd, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 3 (IANS) Tibetan's living in exile were Friday urged to shun the Losar (Tibetan New Year) celebrations to express solidarity with those who had sacrificed their lives in ... Read more...

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Eighth Tibetan sets himself on fire in southwestern China


October 16th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by BNO News
BEIJING (BNO NEWS) -- An Eighth Tibetan man set himself on fire in protest against Chinese rule in the southwestern province of Sichuan on late Saturday morning, a rights group reported on ... Read more...

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Two Tibetans killed by Chinese officers during monastery raids


April 24th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 24 (ANI): Two Tibetans have been killed by Chinese paramilitary officers during a raid on a monastery in Sichuan Province to detain rebellious monks, a Tibet advocacy group based outside ... Read more...

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UN help sought over repression in Tibet


April 15th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 15 (IANS) The Tibetan parliament-in-exile based in this Himachal Pradesh town has sought the UN's intervention over the ongoing repression in northeastern Tibet, an official statement said here ... Read more...

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Guangdong Governor calls for fine tuning Asian Games security drill as India’s CWG lags behind


August 5th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 5 (ANI): Even as confusion reigns in India over the preparations for the Commonwealth Games to be held in New Delhi in October this year, Chinese security forces have ... Read more...

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Tibetan refugees dying ‘by a thousand cuts’ in Nepal


June 19th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 19 (IANS) Hunted down by armed Chinese security forces inside Nepal's territory and threatened with bullets by Nepal's police, thousands of Tibetan refugees in Nepal, including women and ... Read more...

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No information about 1,000 people arrested during Uighur riots in China


October 21st, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): China is facing calls to provide accurate information about the whereabouts of up to 1,000 people who were detained following the riots between the Uighur minority and the ... Read more...

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Terror ring busted in China’s Xijiang province


September 17th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Urumqi (Xijiang, China), Sep.17 (ANI): Chinese security forces said they have broken up a terrorist bomb-making operation in Xinjiang in Northwest China.A China Daily report quoted security officials as saying that six ... Read more...

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Indian and Chinese security forces hold flag meeting in Ladakh


January 27th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Chushul(J-K) Jan 27 (ANI): Keen to develop a long lasting friendship between border forces, Indian and Chinese security forces held a flag meeting at Chushul in Ladakh on Monday. Sino-Indian border personnel ... Read more...

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Chinese violence against Tibetans may erupt again after Olympics: Paper


August 22nd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.22 (ANI): A resigned anger and long-term hopelessness seems to have replaced the violence that was visible of a couple of months ago among Tibetans living on Chinas western border ... Read more...

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China determined to tame Tibet with help of Maoist-era policies


July 14th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Internal Communist party documents have revealed that China is planning a programme of harsh political repression in Tibet despite a public show of moderation to win over ... Read more...

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Chinese soldiers seal off rebel Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in Lhasa


July 14th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Chinese soldiers have reportedly placed over 1,000 Tibetan Buddhist monks under armed guard in monasteries around Lhasa, four months after anti-Chinese riots left the area in a ... Read more...

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Tibetans vow to keep up China march despite arrests


July 1st, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 1 (IANS) Though Nepal police Tuesday arrested a group of Tibetan monks and nuns who were leading a peace march to the Tibet border, a second group of ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama gets honorary citizenship of Polish city


June 25th, 2008 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Surender Bhutani Warsaw, June 25 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has been made an honorary citizen of Wroclaw, a big city in southwest Poland. This was announced Monday by the ... Read more...

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Australian Government rules out Chinese security for torch


April 15th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.15 (ANI): The Australian Government has made it quite clear that it will not allow Chinese security personnel to escort the Olympic torch during its relay in Australia at the ... Read more...

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China faces PR disaster over Olympic torch protests


April 8th, 2008 - 7:22 pm ICT by admin
By John Bagratuni Hamburg (Germany), April 8 (DPA) China appears heading towards a disaster of Olympian proportion in its public relations campaign in connection with the protests marring the torch relay for the ... Read more...

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Australia beefs up security for Olympic torch


April 8th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, April 8 (DPA) Security has been beefed up and the Canberra route of the Olympic torch relay changed in light of the protests by pro-Tibet activists during the London and Paris ... Read more...

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‘Dalai Lama’s portraits, speeches banned in Tibet’


March 27th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by admin
Dharamsala, March 27 (IANS) The Chinese security forces have seized portraits and recorded CDs of the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan government-in-exile here said Thursday. The Dalai Lama's speeches ... Read more...

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More protests outside Tibet


March 24th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, March 24 (DPA) Hundreds of Tibetans protested at the weekend in two north-western Chinese provinces despite deployments of security forces, exile groups said Monday, as the government announced charges against five ... Read more...

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Protests reported outside Tibet


March 24th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
DPA Beijing, March 24 (DPA) Hundreds of Tibetans protested during the weekend in two northwestern Chinese provinces despite deployments of security forces, exile groups said Monday. Saturday's and Sunday's demonstrations took place in ... Read more...

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China warns US, slams Dalai Lama for ‘lies’


March 21st, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup)New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) On a day Tibetan protesters slipped into the Chinese embassy premises and the Dalai Lama arrived for a week's stay, China urged India not to be misled ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama offers to quit if violence spins ‘out of control’


March 19th, 2008 - 12:08 am ICT by admin
(Roundup)New Delhi/Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 18 (IANS) Even as China continued its tirade against the Dalai Lama for masterminding the Lhasa riots, the Tibetan spiritual leader based in India Tuesday said he ... Read more...

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Nepal whitewashes China crackdown in Tibet


March 17th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 17 (IANS) As tales and images of a violent Chinese crackdown in annexed Tibet began pouring out, Beijing's southern neighbour and staunch ally Nepal began expressing public support ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama claims ‘genocide’ in Tibet, protests world over


March 16th, 2008 - 8:58 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 16 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Sunday accused China of committing "cultural genocide" in his homeland and demanded an international probe into the crackdown. "We want ... Read more...

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