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  1. News - China - TIBET

    China warns Tibet party members not to harbour separatist 'fantasies' about Dalai Lama

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 12:13pm by Reuters

    ... that he had discussions with Chinese officials about a possible trip, according to media reports. The Dalai Lama, who fled to India after a failed uprising against Chinese rule in 1959, says he ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Tibet's long road to peace with China has an end if suspicions are put aside

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 04:03am by TENZIN NORGAY

    ... 27, 1914, British India, China and Tibet signed a tripartite accord at Simla. And thus was born the concept of inner and outer Tibet and the infamous McMahon line that divides India and China. Today, India, China and the Tibetans live in the peculiar legacy of that failed secret conference- a byproduct of the Great Game. The fact is that the origin for Tibet's division ...

  3. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Beijing pressure puts squeeze on Tibetan exiles in Nepal

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 10:33pm by AFP

    ... is not a signatory to the 1951 UN refugee convention, it operates a "gentleman's agreement" with the UN under which it guarantees Tibetans in transit safe passage to India, where they can ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time for West to admit its campaign to 'free Tibet' has failed

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 06:01pm by JAMES RINALDI, KUNSANG DOLMA

    ... We blew it. The only country that can effectively advocate for Tibet is India. Having given safe harbour to Tibetans since the time of Nehru, India sees Gandhian parallels in the Tibetan ... action to save Tibet. It must give back the stewardship of the movement to the Tibetans themselves, and give way to a more focused, ground-based, regional effort with India as a supporting ...

  5. News - World

    Dalai Lama says he has no problem with gay marriage

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 10:58am by AFP

    ... for India in 1959 and later won the Nobel Peace Prize, has prided himself on progressive positions and described himself as a feminist. But his past comments on gay rights have occasionally bothered ...

  6. News - China - ETHNIC MINORITIES

    China says it will try to silence the Dalai Lama in Tibetan homeland

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 02:18pm by Reuters, Staff Reporter

    ... seeks to use violent methods to establish an independent Tibet. The Dalai Lama, who fled to India after a failed uprising in 1959, says he simply wants genuine autonomy for Tibet and denies ...

  7. News - Asia - OBITUARY

    Robert Ford, independent Tibet's first radio operator, dies at 90

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... on 27 March 1923, in Staffordshire, Britain, Ford served in the Royal Air Force as a radio technician during the second world war in England and India. In 1945 he joined the British Mission ... In 1992, his lecture tour of India was cut short after he and wife were detained in Dharamsala by the Indian authorities because their visit coincided with an official visit by then Chinese premier ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    China news round-up: Tibetan activist freed, India border stand-off continues

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 07:08am by Patrick Boehler

    ... trade for one day. India-China border dispute Times of India China refuses to confirm a visit by the Indian foreign minister to Beijing. Indian Express China declines to give a timeline ...

  9. News - China - TIBET

    Tibetans in India launch drive against China

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 11:49pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi The Tibetan government-in-exile in India on Tuesday announced plans for a four-day campaign to bring global pressure on China in a bid to end a string ... China’s occupation for the last 50 years,” the Harvard-educated scholar said. Sangay said India, home to tens of thousands of Tibetan exiles “ought to speak out forcefully on Tibet”. The four-day ...

  10. News - China - TIBET PROTESTS

    Tibetan monk sets himself on fire, report says

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... are a response to tight controls on religion in the region. The Dalai Lama, who has lived in India since 1959 after a failed uprising, has described the protests as acts of desperation that he ...




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