Yearly Archives: 2018
US could ‘take down’ man-made islands in South China Sea: Pentagon official
1 June 2018 | David Brennan
A Pentagon official fired the latest salvo in a war of words between China and the US regarding the South China Sea, which has become one of the most pressing strategic challenges. ...
Wild-card entry team Tibet is talk of the town
30 May 2018 | Ganzey Tshering
As the much-awaited 2018 CONIFA World Football Cup is all set to start on Thursday in London, the wild-card entry team, Tibet, is the talk of the town and ready to play. ...
Tibetan Football to debut in CONIFA 2018 World Cup
30 May 2018 | Dalha Tsering
The Tibetan national football team is all set to play in the CONIFA 2018 World Cup in London. Team Tibet will play against Abkhazia in 31 May at 12 noon, at Queen Elizabeth II Stadium. ...
Tibetan National Football Team at the Tibetan Peace Garden
29 May 2018 | Mipham Samten
London welcomed the Tibetan National Football Team to the UK for the 2018 CONIFA World Cup, in which Team Tibet will play matches at an international level. ...
China’s navy ‘warned off’ US warships that sailed through disputed South China Sea
28 May 2018 | Rosie Perper
China took "immediate action" on Sunday as the Chinese navy intervened when two US warships entered waters around the Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, waters claimed by Beijing. ...
Fifth International Rangzen Conference held in Dharamshala
26 May 2018 | Tibet Sun Online News
Exile Tibetans supporting an independent Tibet held the Fifth International Rangzen Conference in Dharamshala, India, the capital of the Tibetan Diaspora. ...
China dismisses EU criticism against Tibetan activist sentence
24 May 2018
China dismissed criticism from foreign countries over the five-year sentence to Tibetan language activist Tashi Wangchuk, saying other countries should not interfere in its internal affairs. ...
Trump cancels summit with Kim, warns NKorea against ‘foolish acts’
24 May 2018
US President Donald Trump on Thursday called off his planned June summit with Kim Jong Un, blaming "tremendous anger" and "hostility" from the North Korean regime. ...
China jails Tibetan-language advocate for 5 years
23 May 2018
A Tibetan who has campaigned to preserve his region's ancestral language was jailed for five years in China on Tuesday for "inciting separatism". ...
Ten dead in Texas school shooting, student arrested
19 May 2018
Ten people, mostly students, were killed when a teenage classmate armed with a shotgun and a revolver opened fire in a Texas high school Friday, latest deadly school shooting to hit the US. ...