Tibetan families urge UN to intervene over alleged rights violations by China
[ANI] Geneva, Switzerland, Sept 14: Five Tibetan families living in Switzerland have urged the United Nations, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) more...
Chinese military equips all ground forces with new attack helicopters
PTI | September 8, 2016 China’s military has equipped all of its ground forces with advanced WZ-10 combat helicopters which will be used to target battle tanks and air-to-air combat missions, a strategic move which could have implications for India. more...
Niece of Tibetan priest flees China, says he died of torture
[AP] DHARMSALA, India, July 28, 2016 — The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what her family says is the truth about the man’s death in a Chinese prison. Nyima Lhamo told The Associated Press late Wednesday that her family believes Tenzin […] more...
His Holiness arrives in Ladakh
[dalailama.com] Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India, 25 July 2016 – His Holiness left Dharamsala early this morning before sunrise for Jammu. He made a brief stop near Pathankot where a group of Ladakhi schoolchildren studying in a nearby boarding school greeted His Holiness with flowers and smiles. more...
Top Chinese General Receives Life Sentence for Corruption
Nash Jenkins, TIME | July 26, 2016 Guo's conviction is the latest in a sweeping anti-corruption campaign in China spearheaded by President Xi Jinping more...
Larung Gar: China ‘destroys buildings’ at Tibetan Buddhist academy
BBC | July 22, 2016 Campaign groups say China has started demolishing buildings at Larung Gar, one of the largest centres of Buddhist learning in Tibet. more...
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