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  1. News - China

    Total of 54 Tibet landslide bodies recovered

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 08:19pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Chinese rescue crews have recovered a total of 54 bodies in the aftermath of a huge landslide in Tibet that buried more than 80 mine workers, state ... state media has reported. Experts from the ministry of land and resources were investigating the cause of the landslide. Mountainous regions of Tibet are prone to disasters, which can ...

  2. News - China - DEVELOPMENT

    Tibet mine disaster 'shows failure of resources policy to benefit minorities'

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Ethnic minorities are not sharing in the benefits of a boom in the mining sector, analysts say Tibet disaster 'shows resources policy flaws' ... Manchus, Mongols, Koreans and Kazakhs as well as Tibetans. Areas with significant minority populations such as Xinjiang, Tibet, and Inner Mongolia hold resources including oil, gas, copper, iron ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Man who set up Tibet radio gets £65 in back-pay 63 years later

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

    ... Peter Simpson in London Former civil servant Robert Ford received back-pay of £65 on his 90th birthday Man who set up Tibet radio paid63 years late Patience is a virtue that has finally paid off for Robert Ford. The 90-year-old British national has finally received back-pay for his job setting up a radio network in Tibet - but only after waiting for more than half a century. ...

  4. News - China - DISASTER

    83 buried under rubble after landslide in Tibet

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... the rescue work. Copper, some gold and silver are mined at the facility, the largest investment project of the Tibet Huatailong Mining Development Company, a subsidiary of the China National Gold ... in Tibet feared dead after huge landslide ...

  5. News - China - MINE DISASTER

    China Gold shares may suffer after fatal landslide in Tibet

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... of the disaster-hit copper-and-gold mine in Tibet , where as many as 83 workers may have been killed by a landslide. An analyst said China Gold's share price would be tested as mainland mining firms ... are adding to the difficulties faced by the emergency workers. The mine, operated by China Gold's wholly owned Tibet Huatailong Mining Development, is 68 kilometres from the regional capital, ...

  6. News - China - TIBET

    More Tibet landslide bodies recovered

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 08:05pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Recovery personnel have found 36 bodies at the site of a huge landslide in Tibet, Chinese state-run media said on Monday, three days after more than 80 mine ... Mountainous regions of Tibet are prone to such occurrences, which can be exacerbated by heavy mining activity, and the risk of additional landslides has heightened concerns about safety. In recent ...

  7. News - China

    Nepal police arrest Tibet activists on anniversary of anti-China uprising

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kathmandu Police arrest Tibet activists Nepalese police arrested 18 people in Kathmandu on suspicion of "anti-China activities" yesterday, the 54th anniversary of the 1959 rebellion against Chinese sovereignty over Tibet. All but three were released from custody within hours, police said. Nepal, home to around 20,000 Tibetans, is under intense ...

  8. Beijing helping Tibetans catch up with the west, says author

    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Ray Cheung meets Ma Lihua, an authority on Tibet, who dismisses claims that Chinese rule is destroying its native culture Critics of Chinese rule in Tibet may view author Ma Lihua's work as propaganda, but for many people it is inspirational. Ma, one of the country's leading authorities on Tibet and author of 16 books, offers a curt dismissal of accusations by human ...

  9. News - China

    Tibet deputy party chief urges crackdown on self-immolations

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 09:04pm by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu in Beijing verna.yu@scmp.com Crackdown on self-immolations urged Tibet autonomous region officials yesterday called for a crackdown on the wave of self-immolations by ethnic ... of the annual session of the National People's Congress, Tibet deputy party secretary Padma Choling said that they were inhumane acts that went against Tibetan Buddhist doctrine. He also hinted ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Racist ideas will set back Chinese diplomacy

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 03:55am by Philip Bowring

    ... as it claims to seek good relations with Southeast Asia, and the resolution of the problems of Tibet and Xinjiang. Is China to be, like the Ottoman empire at its peak, an empire where ethnic ...




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