BEIJING, China, 24 May 2016
Beijing is taking an increasingly assertive stance in the area, building up artificial islands with facilities capable of military use, and claims almost the whole of the sea.
TEHRAN, Iran, 24 May 2016
India agreed Monday to finance the development of an Iranian port as a trading hub, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought to revive economic ties with Tehran after the lifting of sanctions.
ON THE WEB, 20 May 2016
Taiwan's new president Tsai Ing-wen called for "positive dialogue" with China in her much-anticipated inauguration speech Friday, striking a conciliatory tone in the face of an increasingly hostile Beijing.
The future Sikyong candidates of 2021
By Doring Tenzin Phuntsok
The wait for our return to Tibet is going to make more elections at five year intervals in exile, and we must give some thought to it while choosing candidates.
From Sonam Tashi, Portland, Oregon, US:TYC was formed to act as a backbone for His Holiness the Dalai lama and fulfil the wish of the Tibetan people, but now is working more like a political party, saying just one thing: Rangzen, Rangzen. Read more ...