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Commentary: 14th Dalai Lama’s ebbing influence in Tibet
7 July 2019
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
10 June 2019 | Khalid Saleem
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
22 May 2019
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
19 May 2019 | Michael Safi and Lily Kuo
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
4 May 2019 | Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
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
16 April 2019 | Long Xingchun
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
27 March 2019
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
20 March 2019 | Liu Caiyu
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. ...
Will China declare Kashmir attack group leader a terrorist? Everyone else has
2 March 2019 | Martin Choi
Four out of five permanent members of UN Security Council back India’s call for head of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad to face sanctions. Beijing silent on whether it will continue to block ...
India does not recognise Ogyen Trinley Dorje as the 17th Karmapa Lama, say sources
27 December 2018 | Geeta Mohan
India is upset about the fact that Dorje did not bother to inform authorities about his newly-obtained passport. ...