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  • Self-immolation goes against Tibetan Buddhist doctrine

    How do Chinese experts see these cases? What do they believe are the motivations involved? Global Times reporter Shu Meng interviewed three scholars from the Beijing-based China Tibetology Research Centre. ...

  • “Dalai group” implicated in immolations

    A monk and his nephew in Sichuan Province have confessed to police their role in inciting a series of self-immolations at the behest of the "Dalai Lama clique", Chinese police said Sunday. ...

  • Tibet receives record number of tourists

    Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region has received a record 10 million domestic and foreign tourists so far this year, tourism authorities said Friday. ...

  • Xi Jinping calls for global cooperation

    General Secretary of the Communist Party of China's Central Committee, Xi Jinping, has called for greater international cooperation on global issues, during a meeting with foreign experts in Beijing. ...

  • China criticises SCA judgment on Dalai Lama South Africa visa

    Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei criticized South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeals' ruling declaring S.A.'s government acted unlawfully in failing to give the Dalai Lama an entry visa last year. ...

  • Who is behind Tibetan militants?

    In the recent months, more than 50 ethnic Tibetans died through self-immolation in China, which included many Buddhist monks and nuns, calling for Tibetan freedom and the return of their spiritual leader, Dalai Lama. ...

  • China lodges representation to Japan over Dalai Lama’s separatist activities

    A Foreign Ministry spokesman said Tuesday that China has lodged solemn representations to Japan over anti-China separatist activities recently conducted by the Dalai Lama in Japan. ...

  • Tibetan official says inciting self-immolation is “crime of murder”

    Inciting people to kill themselves is a criminal behaviour and constitutes the "crime of murder," a high-ranking Tibetan official said Friday. ...

  • Tibetan separatists ‘inciting murders’

    Officials in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region Friday slammed overseas Tibetan separatists for instigating the self-immolation of Tibetans in China in order to achieve their political goals. ...

  • How selection of China’s new leadership works

    China's communist elite are meeting to install a new generation of leaders in a process that is part public show and part backroom politicking. ...