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Obama pushes for China to hold dialogue with Dalai Lama’s representatives

November 17th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged China to resume talks with representatives of Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at the earliest.Addressing a joint press conference ... Read more...

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Obama gets a taste of China’s slavery taunt on Tibet

November 16th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai, Nov. 16 (ANI): Even before Barack Obama touched down in Shanghai, he got a taste of Chinese taunts on Tibet, asserting that the black President should respect Chinese opposition to ... Read more...

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Two Tibetan women arrested after protests

March 7th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 7 (DPA) Two Tibetan women were arrested for staging separate protests that were critical of China in the Chinese province of Sichuan, an advocacy group for Tibet said Saturday. A nun ... Read more...

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Tibet under siege ahead of anniversary, activists say

March 6th, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 6 (DPA) China has placed Tibet under "de facto martial law" ahead of the 50th anniversary of the uprising against Chinese rule March 10, 1959, activists said Friday. The troop presence ... Read more...

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Chinese Govt. dismisses claims of shooting of Tibetan youth

March 3rd, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 3 (ANI): The Chinese Government has dismissed a claim by "Tibet independence" groups that the Chengdu police has shot a young Tibetan who attempted to set himself on ... Read more...

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Oasis debut concerts in China cancelled over ”Free Tibet” campaign link

March 3rd, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 3 (ANI): English rock band Oasis have been banned from performing in China owing to their link with the ''Free Tibet'' campaign. The Chinese Government is said to have ... Read more...

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Exiled Tibetans observe candlelight vigil in Dharamsala

March 1st, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, Mar 1 (ANI): Hundreds of exiled Tibetans in Dharamsala participated in a candlelight march on Saturday to pay homage to a martyr of the Tibetan freedom struggle who had self-immolated ... Read more...

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Chinese police shoot protesting Tibetan monk

February 28th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.28 (ANI): A Tibetan monk was shot by Chinese police after he set himself on fire Pro-Tibet activists in London and Hong Kong reported that the monk, called Tabe and ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists ‘arrest’ five Tibetans for ‘anti-China’ activities

February 23rd, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Feb 23 (IANS) Cadres of Nepal's ruling Maoist party have caught five Tibetans and handed them over to local police for allegedly crossing into Nepal illegally in a bid to take ... Read more...

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China jails eight Tibetan monks for bombing: Rights group

October 14th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 14 (DPA) A court in Tibet has sentenced eight Tibetan monks to between five years and life in prison after convicting them in a case of bombing a local government ... Read more...

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Row with Chinese police leaves 50 Tibetan monks injured

September 27th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept.27 (ANI): Fifty monks have been injured and at least four were taken to hospital after clashes between police and Tibetan monks near an ancient monastery that has been under ... Read more...

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Five protesters stage pro-Tibet ‘die-in’ in Tiananmen Square

August 9th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 9 (DPA) Chinese police Saturday detained five activists supporting independence for Tibet after they staged a "die-in" in Tiananmen Square, the London-based Free Tibet Campaign said in a statement. Four ... Read more...

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Athletes urged to use T signs to show concern for Tibet during Beijing Olympics

July 11th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): After China prohibited political banners and flags showing solidarity towards the Tibet issue during the Beijing Olympics beginning August 8, human rights activists and those running the ... Read more...

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China parades Olympic torch in tense Tibet (Lead)

June 22nd, 2008 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, June 21 (DPA) The Olympic torch was paraded through Lhasa, the capital of China's Tibet region, under tight security and surveillance Saturday. At the beginning of the torch-lighting ceremony, hundreds of ... Read more...

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Mia Farrow allowed into Hong Kong ahead of torch relay

May 1st, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hong Kong, May 1 (DPA) - Actress Mia Farrow on Thursday was allowed into Hong Kong, where she planned to give a speech criticizing China on the day of the Olympic torch ... Read more...

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Britain urges China restraint in Tibet

March 17th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, March 17 (DPA) Britain Monday expressed "concern" at the unrest in Tibet and said it had urged the Chinese government to exercise restraint in dealing with the protests, a spokesman for ... Read more...

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Prince Charles not to attend Beijing Olympics

January 28th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan.28 (ANI): Prince Charles has announced that he will not attend the Olympic Games in Beijing this summer. The Prince made his decision known to campaigners for a free Tibet, who ... Read more...

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Miss Tibet 2007 vows to take forward ‘Free Tibet’ campaign

November 14th, 2007 - 2:16 am ICT by admin

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Tibetan beauties display their talent at Miss Tibet 2007 contest

November 14th, 2007 - 2:13 am ICT by admin

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