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Resume talks, Tibetan exiles urge China


April 30th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 30 (IANS) Expressing concern over violations of human rights in Tibet, the Central Tibetan Administration, the democratically elected body of the Tibetan exiles, has called upon Beijing to ... Read more...

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Free political prisoners in Tibet: Italian MPs


March 11th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, March 11 (IANS) Resume dialogue, suspend religious control regulations and free political prisoners in Tibet, a visiting parliamentary delegation from Italy said here Sunday."We call on the Chinese government ... Read more...

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US to discuss Tibet situation with China


February 11th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 11 (IANS) The issue of increased tensions and violations of human rights in Tibet will come up for discussion during Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping's visit to ... Read more...

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There is no Tibet issue, says China


January 4th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 4 (IANS) There is nothing like a "Tibet issue", a Chinese official told EU representatives.Zhu Weiqun, Executive Vice Minister of the United Front Work Department of the Chinese ... Read more...

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‘Britain supports middle path policy of Tibetan exiles’


October 7th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 7 (IANS) The British government supports the middle path policy advocated by Tibetans and has expressed its concern over the suppression of human rights in Tibet, a British ... Read more...

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Tibetans in exile demonstrate against China in New Delhi


March 9th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 9(ANI): Scores of Tibetans in exile on Wednesday staged a demonstration in front of the Chinese embassy in New Delhi against China.The protestors accused China of violating human rights. ... Read more...

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British MPs found guilty of accepting free foreign jaunts


March 23rd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) More than 20 British MPs have been found in breach of hospitality rules after accepting free overseas trips and raising issues about those countries in parliament but failing ... Read more...

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‘300 arrested in Tibet in 2009; still in detention’


January 22nd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Jan 22 (IANS) Around 300 people, "arbitrarily" arrested in Tibet last year, are still under detention, the Tibetan government-in-exile said here in its report Friday. "In 2009, some 300 Tibetans were arbitrarily ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama congratulates Obama on Nobel prize


October 10th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (DPA) The Dalai Lama congratulated US President Barack Obama on his award of the Nobel Peace Prize, ignoring criticism over Obama's refusal to meet with him before he ... Read more...

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‘Not alienating Chinese more important than White House visit’


October 9th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) The Dalai Lama has said that an opportunity for President Barack Obama to raise the Tibet issue with Chinese leader Hu Jintao without alienating Beijing ... Read more...

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‘Free Tibet’ protesters jolt Chinese team in Nepal


September 2nd, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 2 (IANS) In a major embarrassment for the Nepal government that reiterated its commitment not to allow anti-China activities, a visiting delegation from China's ruling communist party Wednesday faced protests ... Read more...

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Tibetan exiles protest against Panchen Lama’s detention


May 17th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): The Regional Tibetan Women Association (RTWA) organised a peaceful protest march here on Sunday for the detention of eleventh Panchen Lama, who they allege has been held ... Read more...

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China targets Dalai Lama with slavery charges


January 30th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Jan 30 (IANS) Stepping up its tirade against the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama, China has accused him of promoting slavery and asked him to come clear on the state ... Read more...

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Three Taiwan groups plan to invite Dalai Lama


December 9th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Dec 9 (DPA) Three Taiwan groups, who are angry over President Ma Ying-jeou's statement that it was not right time for the Dalai Lama to visit the country, plan to invite ... Read more...

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Nepal seeks China’s help to fix border dispute with India


November 20th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 20 (IANS) Nepal is seeking the help of its giant northern neighbour China to resolve border disputes with its other giant neighbour in the south, India.on Thursday, Nepal's Defence Minister ... Read more...

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Tibet campaigners pin hope on Obama


November 6th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 6 (IANS) Campaigners for greater rights and religious freedom for Tibetans under Chinese rule have hailed the victory in US presidential polls of Barack Obama, saying that they hoped for ... Read more...

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Tibetan exiles in Dharamsala pin their ”freedom hopes” on Obama


November 6th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamshala, Nov 6 (ANI): The Tibetan exiles in Dharamsala, the seat of the Tibetan government-in-exile, are hoping that Barack Obama the US President-elect would help them restore human rights in Tibet.The exiles ... Read more...

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Taiwanese, Tibetans urge China to hold ‘human rights Olympics’


August 8th, 2008 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
DPA Taipei, Aug 7 (DPA) More than 200 Taiwanese, Tibetans and Chinese dissidents held a rally here on the eve of the opening of the Beijing Olympics to demand China hold a "human ... Read more...

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Tibetan exiles march in New Delhi


August 7th, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 7 (ANI): Scores of Tibetan exiles marched in here today against Chinese occupation of their homeland.Protesters holding banners with messages like ''Save Tibet'' and ''Our Struggle is for ... Read more...

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Nearly 2,000 Tibetans protest in Nepal


August 7th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kathmandu, Aug 7 (DPA) An estimated 2,000 Tibetan exiles demonstrated in the Nepali capital Kathmandu Thursday, a day ahead of the official start of the Olympic Games in Beijing. The demonstration was ... Read more...

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Japanese MP meets Dalai Lama, supports Tibetan cause


August 6th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 6 (IANS) A Japanese MP Wednesday met the Dalai Lama and called for improving human rights in Tibet. Jin Matsubara said any form of suppression of freedom and ... Read more...

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China expresses concern over McCain, Dalai meeting


July 29th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Chinas Foreign Ministry has expressed its concern over a meeting between US Republican presidential candidate John McCain and the Dalai Lama, and warned that it could ... Read more...

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Nepal police arrest 10 secret Tibetan marchers


July 10th, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 10 (IANS) Police have arrested 10 Tibetans who were on a secret march to Lhasa from a village in north Nepal regarded as the gateway to Mt Everest. ... 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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China wants curbs on open India-Nepal border: report


June 29th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 29 (IANS) Nepal's giant northern neighbour China is concerned about India's policy regarding the Himalayan nation and wants the open India-Nepal border to be controlled, a report ... Read more...

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Defiant Tibetans start freedom march to China from Nepal


June 26th, 2008 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 26 (IANS) Defying the possibility of imprisonment or even death, over three dozen Tibetan monks and nuns have begun a secret "freedom march" to Tibet from Nepal to ... Read more...

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Tibetans demonstrate against Olympic torch relay in Lhasa


June 17th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, June 17(ANI): Tibetans today held demonstrations in Dharamsala to protest against Olympic torch relay in Lhasa. The protest organised by the Regional Tibetan Youth Congress (RTYC) and Regional Tibetan Women Association ... Read more...

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Famine in Nepal after China closes Tibet border


June 14th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 14 (IANS) The northern tip of Nepal adjoining Tibet is facing a famine after China closed its border in a bid to crush protests by pro-Tibet activists. Nepal's ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama asks China to accept reality in Tibet


March 27th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 27 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today asked China to accept the reality in Tibet, and said that pretensions and lies couldn't work in present times.The ... Read more...

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Exiled Tibetans in India to boycott Chinese goods


March 26th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Dharamsala, Mar 26 (ANI): Exiled Tibetans in Dharamshala have decided to boycott the use of Chinese goods as a part of their 'freedom' struggle against the Chinese suppression. Protestors took to the ... Read more...

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‘Singing nuns’ pray for peace in Tibet


March 19th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by admin
Dharamsala, Mar 19 (ANI): Two former Tibetan political prisoners, who were earlier a part of a group known as the 'singing nuns' and had taken refuge in Dharamshala, are praying for ... Read more...

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Parliament expresses concern over `cultural genocide’ in Tibetan capital


March 17th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar.17 (ANI): Several political parties barring the Left today expressed concern in Parliament over the "cultural genocide" being perpetrated by China in Tibetan capital Lhasa. Bharatiya Janata Party, Biju ... Read more...

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