Tibet

Tibetan youth arrested for solo protest in restive Ngaba county

Tibetan youth arrested for solo protest in restive Ngaba county

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 20: A Tibetan youth has been arrested by Chinese police in restive Ngaba county in the traditional Tibetan province of Amdo for carrying out a lone protest against China’s continued repressive rule in Tibet.

Aru Range before and after the avalanche.
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Tibetan glaciers melting due to climate change

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 14: Global warming has likely caused the twin massive ice avalanches in the western Tibet, researchers suggest and warn that the disaster could become more frequent in the region.

Tibetan man self-immolates in Machu, toll reaches 146

Tibetan man self-immolates in Machu, toll reaches 146

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 9: A Tibetan who self-immolated yesterday in Machu county in the traditional Tibetan province of Amdo has been identified as Tashi Rabten, Gu-Chu-Sum Movement of Tibet said in its report today.

Two Tibetan political prisoners released from eastern Tibet

Two Tibetan political prisoners released from eastern Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 8: Chinese authorities have released two Tibetan political prisoners, Akhu Gyatak and Kunme from traditional Tibetan province of Amdo.

Ten Tibetans from restive Ngaba county sentenced to up to 14 years

Ten Tibetans from restive Ngaba county sentenced to up to 14 years

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 7: As many as 10 Tibetans from the restive Ngaba region in traditional Amdo province have been sentenced to up to 14 years by the Intermediate Peoples’ Court in Barkham, Ngaba prefecture, Lobsang Yeshe and Kanyag Tsering, spokespersons of the exile seat of Kirti monastery in Dharamsala said on Dec 6.

Dolma Tso being offered traditional Tibetan ceremonial scarves by local Tibetans.

Tibetan political prisoner released in poor health

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 5: Dolma Tso, a Tibetan political prisoner sentenced to three years for her alleged involvement in a self-immolation, was released yesterday after completing her sentence.

Shallow 5.1 earthquake hits south-west Tibet

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA Dec 5: A shallow earthquake measuring 5.1 on Richter scale struck Nyainrong county in the traditional Tibetan province of Kham early Monday morning.

Two Tibetan women stage peaceful protest in Ngaba

Two Tibetan women stage peaceful protest in Ngaba

By Lobsang Tenchoe DHARAMSALA, Nov 17: Two Tibetan women have staged a peaceful protest on Tuesday against China’s repressive rule in Tibet in restive Ngaba county in the traditional Tibetan province of Amdo. A short video of the protest circulating on various social media apps shows the two women, draped in traditional Tibetan Chuba and each lifting a portrait of […]

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China lashes out at Nepal over commitment on ‘One China’ policy

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 9: Concerned by the ‘anti-China’ activities in Nepal in recent days, China has expressed its resentment to Nepal’s new government over its commitment on ‘One-China’ policy.

image- Twitter/Kwon Pyong.

Young Chinese activist detained for wearing anti-Xi Jinping T-shirt

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 3: A young Chinese activist vocal about China’s crackdown on lawyers, the Tiananmen massacre, Tibet, Hong Kong independence and human rights was secretly detained by authorities after he disclosed plans to wear a t-shirt with messages expressing sentiments against the Chinese President Xi Jinping.

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