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  • Can McMahon Line dispute be resolved?

    More than a century after the McMahon Line was drawn at the tripartite Simla Convention of 1913-1914 between British India, Tibet and China, uncertainty over the Indo-China boundary in the Northeast remains a festering sore. ...

  • China’s Tibet enjoys development, religious freedom: Chinese ambassador to India

    Tibet has been part of China since ancient times and it enjoys development and religious freedom, Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong wrote in an article published in the Hindustan Times ...

  • Commentary: 14th Dalai Lama’s ebbing influence in Tibet

    Sixty years after the 14th Dalai Lama, who fled China in the wake of a failed coup to resist the slave abolition reform, his following among people in Tibet is waning. ...

  • Enigma of the Dalai Lama

    It is something of a pity that, despite having won the Nobel Prize for Peace, the Dalai Lama has hardly been seen as an agitator on the side of peace. ...

  • China hopes US ambassador will better understand Tibet through visit

    China hopes the US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad will have a deeper understanding of Tibet Autonomous Region through his visit, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang said Monday. ...

  • Dalai Lama lets slip how India vetoed his meeting with China’s leader in 2014

    China’s President Xi Jinping agreed to meet the Dalai Lama during a state visit to India in 2014, but the plan was quashed by Delhi, the Buddhist spiritual leader has said. ...

  • BRI’s impact on Tibet require far wider scrutiny

    The second edition of Belt and Road Initiative or BRI Summit is over but the mega project deserves far greater scrutiny than it is currently receiving, including the impact that it may have. ...

  • Vote result won’t hurt Modi’s bid to boost ties

    The development of China-India relations should be partly attributed to the Modi administration's efforts and India's awareness of China's significance and the fact that Beijing can bring ...

  • US Tibet Act interferes with China’s internal affairs

    China's Foreign Ministry slammed the US Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act (RATA), saying it "has severely violated the basic codes of international relations and is a violent interference. ...

  • Dalai fears losing influence in Tibet: experts

    The reincarnation of living Buddhas, including the Dalai Lama, should abide by the laws and regulations of the state, as well as religious rituals and historical conventions. ...