World

Sikyong Lobsang Sangay and Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow during their meeting at the Parliament House, Nov 1 .
Image: tibet.net

China protests British Speaker’s meeting with Sikyong Sangay, warns of consequences

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Nov 5: Dismayed by the meeting between Sikyong Lobsang Sangay and John Bercow, Speaker of Britain’s House of Commons, China has warned Britain that it could hamper China-Britain relations.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Ai Weiwei calls on western governments to tackle China on human rights at any cost

Ai Weiwei calls on western governments to tackle China on human rights at any cost

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, NOV 3: Highlighting Chinese government’s grave repression against activists, Ai Weiwei, China’s prominent activist, has called on western governments to stand up for their principles and challenge China on human rights.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Freddy Lim (second right) speaking at a rally in Taipei to promote Tibetan rights, Photo: Chen Yu-fu, Taipei Times

Freddy Lim denied Hong Kong visa, Beijing link suspected

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 31: Beijing has denied Hong Kong visa to Taiwanese legislator Freddy Lim of New Power Party, Taiwan’s third largest political party, media reports say.

The closed-door plenum will be held at the military-run Jingxi Hotel in Beijing. 
Photo: SCMP

Xi pushes to become ‘core leader’ at 6th plenary meeting of CCP

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 25: The 6th plenary meeting of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) top leaders began yesterday with a reported drive to cement President Xi Jinping as the ‘core leader’ of the CCP.

US ambassador with Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Arunachal Chief Minister Pema Khandu. Image source - Richard verma twitter

New Delhi to Beijing: Arunachal Pradesh an integral part of India

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 25: India has resolutely dismissed China’s objection to US Ambassador’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh, declaring the state as an integral part of India.

Photo: Office of the Dalai Lama

China threatens to retaliate after Slovakian President meets Dalai Lama

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 17: Angered by Slovakian President’s meeting with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, China has threatened to retaliate.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Image: Reuters

China fumes and accuses UN rights chief of breaching UN charter

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 13: Beijing expressed its dismay and accused the United Nations human rights chief of breaching the aims and principles of the United Nations charter as the latter spoke at the 2016 Martin Ennals Award ceremony for imprisoned Uighur economics professor Ilham Tohti.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Photo: caravandaily.com

Imprisoned Uighur scholar wins 2016 Martin Ennals Award

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 11: Imprisoned Uighur economics professor Ilham Tohti who is serving a life sentence in China for advocating ‘separatism’ has been adjudged the winner of 2016 Martin Ennals Award for human rights defenders by a group of leading human rights organizations.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Village court in Bihar bans ‘Made in China’ products

Village court in Bihar bans ‘Made in China’ products

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 10: Declaring China an enemy for supporting Pakistan, a village court in Bihar has banned sale and purchase of ‘Made in China’ products.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·
Indians boycott ‘Made in China’ products for Diwali

Indians boycott ‘Made in China’ products for Diwali

By Lobsang Tenchoe

DHARAMSALA, Oct 7: Beijing’s unrelenting support for Pakistan and persistent drive to foil permanent UNSC membership has forced Indians to boycott ‘Made in China’ products as nationalist sentiments surge in India.

Tenzin Gaphel· · Comments are Disabled ·