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Xi Jinping’s China now into the Reincarnation business ?

Claude Arpi, NitiCentral | July 27, 2015

The Communist leadership has recently developed a great knowledge about ‘soul’ reincarnation! Poor Karl Marx!

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam with Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)

Dr A P J Abdul Kalam no more, His Holiness and Sikyong Sangay condole his demise

DHARAMSALA, July 28: Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today expressed deep sadness at the sudden demise of former Indian President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam and offered condolences and prayers to his family and the people of India.

In this photo taken June 1999 and released by Tsering Woeser on July 13, 2015, Tibetan lama Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, center in red robes, poses for photo with orphans at a school in Nyagqu County, also known as Yajiang County in the Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in southwestern China's Sichuan province.  (Tsering Woeser via AP)

Undefeated in Death: Tenzin Delek Rinpoche

Tenzin Dorjee, The Huffington Post | July 28, 2015

Two weeks ago, Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, a renowned 65-year-old Buddhist teacher, became the latest in a long line of Tibetans to die in Chinese prison, sparking international outrage and protests against China.

46th working committee meeting of TYC commences in Delhi

46th working committee meeting of TYC commences in Delhi

DHARAMSALA, Jul 27: The 46th working committee meeting of Tibetan Youth Congress, the largest pro-independence organization commenced on July 24 at Majnukatilla, Delhi.

The Chinese stock markets will remain volatile as long as retail investors continue to dominate the market as they bet with their savings. Photo: AFP

Tough times in mainland stock market following precedent in Taiwan

Tsering Namgyal, South China Morning Post | July 26, 2015

Tsering Namgyal says efforts by the Taiwanese authorities that drew more long-term, institutional investors into play – a ‘gradualist’ approach to liberalisation – in the end helped to stabilise the market

Tibetan PM wants China to hand over prisoner’s ashes to family

[IANS] DHARAMSALA, Jul 22: Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay on Wednesday urged China to hand over the ashes of Tibetan political prisoner Tulku Tenzin Delek Rinpoche to his family.

Tibetans enter the Chinese consulate in Sydney in this still frame taken from video July 22, 2015. REUTERS/Sydney Tibetan Community/Handout via Reuters TV

Australian police arrest Tibetan protesters at Chinese consulate

[Reuters] SYDNEY, Jul 22: Australian police arrested eight Tibetan protesters who stormed the Chinese consulate in Sydney on Wednesday, including one person who scaled a flagpole to pull down the Chinese flag.

Undated photo of Lobsang Yeshi.

Tibetan village leader dies while serving two-year prison term

DHARAMSALA, Jul 23: In yet another case of prison death, a Tibetan village leader from Tsawa Zogang County in traditional Kham province in eastern Tibet has died due to severe torture while serving a two year prison term in Chushul prison.

Tibetan political prisoner released after serving three-year prison term

DHARAMSALA, JUL 23: A Tibetan political prisoner sentenced to three years in prison in connection with a self-immolation protest in eastern Tibet’s Amdo province has been released on Jul 27.

An undated photo of Wangmo.

Tibetan woman arrested in Ngaba for lone protest

Chinese police have arrested a young Tibetan mother of two for staging lone protest in restive Ngaba county.