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‘Tom and Jerry’ now in Tibetan language


January 14th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) American cartoon series "Tom and Jerry" is among 1,500 hours of English and Chinese TV programmes translated into Tibetan language and on show daily through a ... Read more...

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All Tibet news media to be bilingual in five years: Officials


November 13th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lhasa, Nov 13 (IANS) Officials in southwest China's autonomous region of Tibet Sunday said they planned to have all local media releases published or broadcast in both Chinese Mandarin and ... Read more...

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Respect rights of Tibetans: European Parliament


October 28th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 28 (IANS) Expressing concern over self-immolation protests in Tibet, the European Parliament has adopted a resolution asking the Chinese authorities to respect the rights of Tibetans."The resolution urged ... Read more...

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‘China should address Tibet issue’


October 25th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 25 (IANS) China has to address the discontent prevailing in Tibet, a minister in the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) has said."The Chinese government has to address the problem ... Read more...

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Tibetan encyclopedia shows ‘brain surgery was practiced 2900 years ago’


April 24th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 24 (ANI): A specialist on Tibetan culture and literature has claimed that doctors started practicing brain surgery at least 2,900 years ago.Karma Trinley made the claim after four decades ... Read more...

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Devotees march in Karmapa’s support


February 2nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 2 (IANS) Thousands of devotees and monks Wednesday took out a peaceful march here to express solidarity with their religious leader, the 17th Karmapa, who was questioned by police last ... Read more...

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Human rights situation worsening in Tibet, says NGO


January 13th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Jan 13 (IANS) The human rights situation has worsened in Tibet, with the Chinese government cracking down on singers, writers and environmentalists, an NGO of Tibetan exiles said here Thursday."The Chinese ... Read more...

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China upgrades its Tibet-related website


December 31st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 31 (IANS) China's leading multilingual website dedicated to Tibet-related topics, China Tibet Online (CTO), has upgraded its Tibetan language version with more contents of news, religion, culture, health and folk ... Read more...

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Cultural genocide taking place in Tibet, says Dalai Lama


November 19th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 19 (IANS) For the past 20 years, intentionally or unintentionally, some kind of cultural genocide is taking place in Tibet, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said Friday."I have heard ... Read more...

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Restrictions on our language triggered Tibet protests: Dalai Lama


November 6th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 6 (IANS) China has imposed Mandarin as a medium of instruction in schools in Tibet, triggering demonstrations there, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said Saturday."Tibetan language is a very ... Read more...

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Exiles protest Chinese curbs on use of Tibetan language


October 27th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Oct 27 (IANS) The Tibetan government-in-exile based in this Himachal Pradesh hill town Wednesday protested China's proposal to curb or eliminate the use of Tibetan language in Tibet."The new regulation is ... Read more...

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Tibetans in Western China protest against proposed language curbs


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct. 23 (ANI): Thousands of Tibetan students in western China have been staging protests since Tuesday against proposals to curb or eliminate the use of the Tibetan language in local schools.According ... Read more...

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Did Christ come to India to study Buddhism, Vedas?


December 25th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) The spotlight is back on Jesus Christ and his India connection as the world celebrates Christmas Friday. Some historians believe he spent 17 years of ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama welcomes Obama’s China appeal


November 17th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bolzano (Italy), Nov 17 (DPA) The Dalai Lama, speaking Tuesday during a visit to Italy, said he appreciated US President Barack Obama's appeal to Chinese leaders to hold talks with him ... Read more...

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Obama urges China to discuss Tibet with the Dalai Lama (Lead)


November 17th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 17 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Tuesday urged his Chinese counterpart to hold talks with the Dalai Lama, the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader who is denounced as a separatist ... Read more...

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China sentences one to death for Tibet riots


April 21st, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lhasa, April 21 (Xinhua) A Chinese court has sentenced one man to death with a two-year reprieve and two to long jail terms for starting fires that killed six people in riots ... Read more...

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Hope for quick resolution of Tibetan issue: Dalai Lama (Lead)


March 10th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala, March 10 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said Tuesday there were reasons to hope for a quick resolution of the Tibetan issue and that he had "full ... Read more...

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China shuts off Tibet for 50th anniversary of uprising


March 10th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 10 (DPA) Tibetan areas of China were sealed off to foreigners Tuesday amid tension surrounding the anniversaries of a 1959 uprising against Chinese rule and violent protests last year. Foreign journalists ... Read more...

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Chinese leaders feel threatened by Tibetan Buddhism: Dalai Lama


March 8th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), March 8 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Sunday accused the Communist leaders in China of being afraid of Tibetan Buddhism and intimidating Tibetans trying to ... Read more...

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Exiled Tibetan students take out protest march against Chinese atrocities


April 9th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 9 (ANI): Exiled Tibetan students staged protest march here today against alleged Chinese repression in Tibet.About 90 Tibetan students of Tibetan schools in Mysore and Dharamsala took to ... Read more...

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Schools in China’s ethnic Tibetan area resume classes


March 24th, 2008 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua ABA (China), March 24 (Xinhua) Most schools in Tibetan populated Aba county in southwest China's Sichuan province resumed classes Monday as life returned to normal after riots earlier in the month. More ... Read more...

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