China Colonel asked Gen. Singh about Arunachal, Tibet
[The Asian Age] NEW DELHI, July 29: Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh faced an awkward moment recently during his visit to China earlier this month when a Chinese PLA lady-officer of the rank of Colonel asked him some searching questions on the Indian stand on Arunachal Pradesh and the Tibetan cause. more...
New bridge in Tibet set to boost China-Nepal trade
[PTI] BEIJING, July 29: China plans to scale up its trade ties with Nepal as a new bridge to improve the connectivity between the two countries through Tibet will open in October this year. more...
Nepal backtracks, allows entry of Tibetan leader’s body for last rites
Utpal Parashar, Hindustan Times|July 29, 2014 Backtracking from its earlier stance, Nepal government on Tuesday allowed entry of a prominent Tibetan spiritual leader’s body for conducting his last rites. more...
Islamist militants kidnap wife of Cameroonian official
By Robyn Dixon, Los Angeles Times|July 27, 2014 Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terror group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders. more...
Dalai Lama describes ongoing Gaza crisis as “unthinkable”
ANI|July 22, 2014 Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, has said that the ongoing Gaza crisis was "unthinkable". more...
Free Tibet exposes fake Twitter accounts by China propagandists
Jonathan Kaiman, The Guardian|July 22, 2014 Images of Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett and actor Erica Durance among those used in accounts to promote Beijing's line more...
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