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Wednesday, June 16, 2021



China offers glimpse of Tibetan life without the Dalai Lama

June 16, 2021 3:29 pm

Tibet rights groups continue to report frequent detentions, economic marginalization, a suffocating security presence and heavy pressure to assimilate with China’s Han majority while pledging loyalty to the Communist Party.

Dalai Lama's successor has to be approved by China: Beijing white paper on Tibet

May 21, 2021 12:57 pm

The Dalai Lama is 85 years old now and the issue of his successor has gained prominence in the last couple of years due to his advanced age.

Reading the new US policy on Tibet: Snubs to China on Dalai Lama, rivers

December 31, 2020 1:00 pm

What is The Tibet Policy and Support Act, recently passed by the US Senate? How has China reacted? What does it mean for US-China relations?

China says its close ties with Nepal will not affect 'any third party'

December 02, 2020 10:11 pm

Under the "one-China" policy, Beijing emphasises other countries to recognise Taiwan and Tibet as part of China.

Explained: How Tibetans across the world will elect their parliament-in-exile

November 22, 2020 8:26 am

The 2021 elections will be held to elect the president and 45 members of the TPiE. Nearly 80,000 Tibetans living outside Tibet have registered for voting so far, including roughly 56,000 living in India and 24,000 in other countries.

Xi Jinping says China to step up efforts to fight 'splittism' in Tibet

August 30, 2020 10:48 am

Pledging to build a "united, prosperous, civilised, harmonious and beautiful new, modern, socialist Tibet", Xi said China needed to strengthen the role of the Communist Party in the territory and better integrate its ethnic groups.

From south China to Tibet, man cycles 2,500 miles in 71 days with four-year-old daughter

July 24, 2020 9:43 pm

From south China to Tibet, Tou Haobei and his four-year-old daughter Doudou rode 2,500 miles riding past forest, lakes and mountains.

Majnu Ka Tila residents, with relatives in Tibet, feel pinch of app ban

July 02, 2020 3:19 am

For decades, Majnu ka Tila has been synonymous with the Tibetan settlement near the gurdwara. Since the early 1960s, it has been home to over 365 Tibetan families who have settled here.

In a first for Dalai Lama, only virtual audience, no crowds

May 15, 2020 11:10 am

In February-end, all his public and private audiences were canceled due to the pandemic.

Tibetan language learning eroded under China's 'bilingual education': Rights group

March 05, 2020 4:24 pm

In practice, the policy means Chinese is the main medium of instruction, with only one class dedicated to Tibetan, the rights group said, adding that the next generations' fluency in Tibetan was at risk.


Attractive Tibetan couple's photos takes Chinese social media by a storm

April 21, 2015 10:13 am

A juxtaposition of the urban and modern, this photo shoot went viral in China.