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  1. Dalai Lama attacked over stand on fiery protests

    Posted Nov 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... on Tibetans to refrain from self-immolation and instead joining a fast last month in solidarity with people who protested by setting themselves alight. 'The Dalai Lama, who has always preached ... as a tit-for-tat move after the Dalai Lama and a senior monk recently blamed hardline Chinese policies for the Tibetans' deadly protests. At least 11 monks, nuns and laymen have set themselves on fire ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Li Yuanchao slams Occupy Central as ‘illegal movement that impedes universal suffrage’

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 04:49pm by Adrian Wan and Tanna Chong

    ... to stability: Beijing Top Beijing officials yesterday slammed Occupy Central as an "illegal" movement that "damages the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong". During a high-level ... of the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, said Beijing strongly opposed the movement. The comments came during a meeting between news executives and Beijing officials to mark ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Civil disobedience movement to launch next month after 'disappointing' reform report

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:29am by Ada Lee, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Ada Lee and Shirley Zhao Organisations intend to launch a civil disobedience movement next month after NPC makes its final decision on electoral reform Groups plan action as reports ... a civil disobedience movement next month. The action will take place after the National People's Congress makes a decision on electoral reform, they said, adding that they would organise ...

  4. Cadres learn to become spin doctors to handle foreign media in Tibet

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fifty cadres from ethnic Tibetan areas are being trained as foreign propaganda specialists in an unprecedented three-month programme that is part of China's international public ... officials taking part handle the foreign press relations in Tibet and areas with large Tibetan populations in Sichuan, Yunnan, Gansu and Qinghai . The Southern Metropolis News said: ...

  5. Opposition groups ask tourists to boycott new link

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Tomorrow's opening of the Qinghai-Tibet railway has stirred a new wave of demonstrations among pro-independence Tibetan groups that fear the link will increase migration ... materials about the current situation'. Despite criticism from pro-independence groups, the Dalai Lama's Tibetan government-in-exile based in Dharamsala, India, is not totally opposed ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's DPP delays decision over freezing independence stance

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 05:30am by Lawrence Chung

    ... delays hard choice over independence Taiwan's main opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has put off a decision on a controversial proposal to "freeze" its long-held call for nationhood. The party is preparing for local elections and any change to its platform risks alienating hard-core supporters of independence. At a national congress held at the Taipei International ...

  7. First steps on a long journey

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the mainland. For that reason and because of the controversy surrounding him as well as the recent events in Tibetan areas, the South China Morning Post asked for an exclusive interview with the person ... and the self-immolation of protesters in Tibetan areas. The 22-year-old man I was to meet, Gyaincain Norbu, was an ordinary Tibetan boy before being anointed by Beijing in 1995 as the reincarnation of, ...

  8. Wen calls on Dalai Lama to preach calm

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... on March 14, the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC), a 'hardline organisation openly supporting Tibetan independence', decided to 'set up guerillas to infiltrate Tibet and start armed ... Choi Chi-yuk in Vientiane and Raymond Li Talks could follow Tibetan spiritual leader's use of influence on rioters, premier says Premier Wen Jiabao has urged the Dalai Lama to use his ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Declaration of independence for M+- but museum won't open until 2018

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Arts hub's first museum to be run as a 'separate legal entity'- when it finally arrives in 2018 Declaration of independence for M+ The West Kowloon arts hub's first museum will have its own board to ensure its independence and efficiency, it was revealed yesterday. But filibustering by lawmakers means the M+ museum ...

  10. Officials keep silent on reports of dead protesters in Gansu

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... On Tuesday, Premier Wen Jiabao said Beijing would talk to the Dalai Lama- whom he labelled a hypocrite- but he must first renounce all forms of Tibetan independence. The Gansu reports indirectly ... and contained. Yesterday, Canadian television network CTV broadcast footage of Tibetans- some on horseback- protesting in an unidentified town in Gansu, demanding independence for Tibet. They galloped ...




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