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  1. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Twelve Nepali guides killed by avalanche in worst-ever Everest accident

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:24pm by Reuters

    ... of Tibet and can be climbed from both sides. Nepal’s Tourism Ministry has issued permits to 334 foreign climbers to scale Mount Everest this season, up from 328 the whole of last year. Nepal plans ...

  2. Teenagers become authors after family's Tibetan journey of a lifetime

    Posted Jul 21st 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow A summer trip to Tibet turned into the journey of a lifetime for three teenagers- and took them all the way to the Hong Kong Book Fair, which starts today. For the siblings- ... their life-changing experiences in Tibet, and also raise money for the region's poor children. The authors of Bridge to Tibet- 15-year-old Matthew Lee, his brother, Mark, who is 14 at the end ...

  3. News - China - CONGRESS BRIEFING

    National People's Congress Briefs, March 10, 2014

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 03:26am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters 'Tibet is not Kunming' A Tibet standing committee member said the Kunming railway attack would not affect the autonomous region and sought to emphasise stability there- despite a track record of unrest and self-immolations against Chinese rule. Baima Chilin said Tibet had a unique geography and culture, so incidents like the March 1 attack by Xinjiang ...

  4. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Spanish judge orders arrest of China's former president Jiang Zemin

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 09:39am by Agence France-Presse in Madrid

    ... Agence France-Presse in Madrid Judge seeks arrest of Jiang and four others for alleged genocide in Tibet under 'universal jurisdiction' doctrine that allows prosecution of human ... of a probe into alleged genocide in Tibet. High Court Judge Ismael Moreno ordered Interpol to issue the arrest warrants for the five for genocide, torture and crimes against humanity as part ...

  5. Tibet clouds Olympic torch's relay route

    Posted Jun 17th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... the relay would head directly to Xinjiang - not Tibet and Qinghai as originally scheduled. China News Service reported that the flame would not pass through Tibet and Qinghai as planned. Bocog gave no explanation for the changes, but there were signs that the move was grounded in Beijing's concerns about security, especially in Tibet, where unrest erupted in March, and Qinghai. But according ...

  6. An obsession with all things Tibetan - except the politics

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Just over a generation ago, the mainland public's understanding of Tibet was largely limited to official propaganda, epitomised by a song called On the Golden Mountain ... summarised most mainland people's perception of Tibet - a primitive and distant land emancipated by the Communist Party from its old, slave-like conditions. Slowly and gradually, things have ...

  7. New Delhi is urged to block Dalai Lama's 'political activities'

    Posted Mar 28th 2009, 12:00am

    ... the arrival of Chinese troops in Tibet 50 years ago. The envoy also said Beijing was keen to schedule a meeting between President Hu Jintao and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in London next ... governments playing host to the Dalai Lama,' said an Indian foreign ministry official. Mr Zhang reiterated that the Dalai Lama would be allowed to return to Tibet only on China's terms. ...

  8. Monastery out of bounds before riot, Tibetans say

    Posted Mar 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... to the Berlin-based Tibet Heritage Fund and the Golog tourism bureau. Founded in 1769, it was once a temporary home for the Panchen Lama. More than 1,500 monks lived there in its golden era, but now it has ... campaigns provoked an outcry at the monastery and an increasing number of monks had joined the Free Tibet movement. ...

  9. Tight rein kept on Tibet, rights protesters

    Posted Aug 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... lion' flag - which they had hidden underneath a Canadian flag. As they were trying to uncover the Tibet flag, several security guards who had been monitoring them pounced and covered them ... I can't really comment.' Just before the end of last night's events, two US members of the Students for A Free Tibet group, Matt Browner-Hamlin and Brianna Cotter, also tried to display ...

  10. A new dawn?

    Posted Jul 01st 2008, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Laurence Brahm There is a popular saying in Lhasa these days: 'China's stability depends on Tibet. Tibet's stability depends on Lhasa. Lhasa's stability depends ... further pointed out that the Dalai Lama does not seek to return to Tibet if Beijing has concerns about it, but would offer to send his representatives to Tibetan areas to clarify to people ...




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