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Trump calls India ‘true friend’, invites Indian Prime Minister to visit US

Trump calls India ‘true friend’, invites Indian Prime Minister to visit US

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 25: The US considers India a true friend and a partner in addressing challenges around the world, President Donald Trump told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a phone conversation between the two leaders late Tuesday night.

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President Trump vows tougher stance against China on South China Sea and trade under his administration

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Jan 24: After questioning Washington’s longstanding ‘One-China’ policy over Taiwan, the Trump administration has now vowed to adopt a tougher stance against China on South China sea and trade under his administration.

Trump’s possible candidate for director of national intelligence calls China most important adversary

Trump’s possible candidate for director of national intelligence calls China most important adversary

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 13: Carly Fiorina, the likely candidate of President-elect Donald Trump’s director of national intelligence, calls China America’s most important adversary after the duo’s meeting.

Trump says US not necessarily bound by ‘One China’ policy

Trump says US not necessarily bound by ‘One China’ policy

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 12: President-elect Donald Trump has said he sees no reason why the US should continue to abide by ‘One China’ policy unless a bargain is reached with Beijing involving trade.

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Donald Trump’s historic call with Taiwan’s president likely to ire China

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Dec 03: US President-elect Donald Trump creates history by holding a phone conversation with Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen in a move likely to ire China.

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China warns Taiwan to stay out of Hong Kong debate

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 30: China has refuted Taiwan for meddling into Hong Kong’s affairs and warned not to damage Hong Kong’s stability, media report says.

New UN Chief calls for human rights to be respected during China visit

New UN Chief calls for human rights to be respected during China visit

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 29: The new UN Chief called for human rights to be respected unambiguously as he spoke to reporters with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi during his visit to China on Monday.

Rights lawyers have urged Australia to apply pressure on China to do away with organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience.

Rights lawyers urge Australian lawmakers to pressure China to end organ harvesting from prisoners

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 21: Rights lawyers have urged Australia to apply pressure on China to do away with organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience.

Hong Kong’s High Court has disqualified two elected pro-independence lawmakers from the city’s legislature.

Hong Kong High Court disqualifies two pro-independence lawmakers from taking office

By Lobsang Tenchoe DHARAMSALA, Nov 16: Hong Kong’s High Court has disqualified two elected pro-independence lawmakers from the city’s legislature, a decision in tune with the standing committee of China’s National People’s Congress (NPC). The High Court on Tuesday reiterated the same decision taken by the NPC a week earlier and declared Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung Chung –hang disqualified […]

Donald Trump has defeated Hillary Clinton in the race to the White House and became the 45th US President.

Donald Trump wins election, becomes 45th US President

By Lobsang Tenchoe DHARAMSALA, Nov 9: Donald Trump has defeated Hillary Clinton in the race to the White House and became the 45th US President. Defying all odds, Trump, a celebrated business icon, former reality TV star and a newbie politician managed to put up a stunning upset. The 70-yr-old Republican nominee became the oldest and the first person elected […]