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  • China-US military: agree to disagree

    Chinese President Xi Jinping has met with visiting US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel in Beijing. Xi expressed his hopes that the new model of military to military relations will continue to develop. ...

  • Gala celebrates Tibet’s 1959 liberation from slavery

    A festive gala honouring the abolition of slavery in Tibet was held at the Zongjiaolukang area of Lhasa in Northwest China. ...

  • Xi calls on US to respect China’s sovereignty, territorial integrity

    Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed here Monday that the United States should honour its commitment to respect China's sovereignty and territorial integrity on the Taiwan and Tibet issues. ...

  • Dalai Lama’s word game

    US President Barack Obama met with the Dalai Lama on Friday and expressed his support for the monk's "middle way" approach. What on earth is this "middle way"? ...

  • China Focus: What is this “middle way” the Dalai Lama preaches?

    A bylined opinion article was published on Saturday to expose the true nature of the "middle way" approach preached by the Dalai Lama. ...

  • China voice: Obama-Dalai Lama meeting a lose-lose deal

    The planned meeting between US President Barack Obama and the 14th Dalai Lama Friday is doomed to be a lose-lose deal. ...

  • Tourists to Tibet surge in 2013

    The Tibet Autonomous Region witnessed booming tourist numbers in 2013 as a record 12.91 million tourists visited the plateau land, tourism authorities said Sunday. ...

  • Mao Zedong made “mistakes”, says Chinese president

    In a rare move, Chinese President Xi Jinping acknowledged that chairman Mao Zedong made "mistakes" but asked people to adopt a "correct" historical view. ...

  • No end in sight for Japan-China row: analysts

    East Asia is trapped in a vicious cycle of escalating tensions, with China's rising power giving Japanese hawks legitimacy in their bid to bolster the military — exactly what Beijing says it fears. ...

  • Beijing releases White Paper on Tibet as PM arrives

    Beijing released a White Paper on Tibet that accuses "the 14th Dalai Lama and his clique in exile" in India of conducting separatist activities against China. ...