Yearly Archives: 2018
Donald Trump thinks US will have a trade deal with China
17 November 2018
US President Donald Trump has said he thinks there will be a trade deal with China, reiterating that he wants a deal which is fair and on a reciprocal basis. ...
China protests Tibet and India in one booth at S Korea Students’ Festival
15 November 2018 | KJM Varma
The booth also displayed a flag which is a pro-independence symbol adopted by the "Tibetan government in exile" together with India's national flag. ...
Celebrating National Press Day in India
15 November 2018 | Nava Thakuria
As we celebrate National Press Day, we pay tribute to the Press Council of India, as it continues to symbolize a free and responsible press in the largest democracy of the world. ...
Deadliest wildfires in California’s history kill 50, 130,000 acres of land ravaged
14 November 2018 | Laurent Banguet
Thousands of firefighters battled blazes in California, where at least 50 people have died from the raging wildfires, making them the deadliest fire disaster in the history of the US state. ...
CNN sues Donald Trump and White House aides for suspending Jim Acosta
13 November 2018 | Maggy Donaldson
CNN sued Donald Trump's administration Tuesday, alleging the White House violated journalist Jim Acosta's constitutional rights by revoking his press credentials. ...
Amnesty International strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour
13 November 2018 | Dmitry Zaks
Amnesty International on Monday stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of its highest honour over the Myanmar leader's "indifference" to the atrocities committed by the military against Rohingya Muslims. ...
World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice in Paris
12 November 2018 | Katy Lee and Clare Byrne
World leaders gathered in Paris on Sunday to mark 100 years since the end of World War I, with French President and others warning that rising nationalism again poses a threat to peace. ...
US presses China to halt militarization of South China Sea
10 November 2018 | Idrees Ali and Matt Spetalnick
Top US officials urged their Chinese counterparts on Friday to halt militarization of the disputed South China Sea, drawing a rebuke from the Chinese for sending US warships. ...
India still hasn’t issued visa to Karmapa to attend conference
9 November 2018 | Lobsang Wangyal
India has not yet issued a visa to the Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje to attend a Tibetan religious leaders' conference at the end of this month in McLeod Ganj, India. ...
Tibetan youth dies in self-immolation protest in Amdo Ngawa
9 November 2018 | Tibet Sun Newsroom
Exile Tibetans Losang Yeshe and Kanyag Tsering from Kirti monastery in McLeod Ganj, who have contacts in Ngawa, said that Dopo, a 23-year-old, youth died in the fiery protest on 4 November. ...