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Tibet receives record number of tourists
7 December 2012
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
6 December 2012
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
3 December 2012 | Mario GR Oriani-Ambrosini
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?
15 November 2012 | Sajjad Shaukat
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
14 November 2012
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”
11 November 2012
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’
10 November 2012 | Wu Gang
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
8 November 2012 | The Associated Press
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. ...
Top advisor calls for lasting stability in Tibetan regions
19 October 2012
Top political advisor Jia Qinglin on Friday called for greater development in China's ethnic Tibetan regions, in order to ensure the regions' lasting stability. ...
Tibet is the inseparable land from China
15 October 2012 | Dirgha Raj Prasai
The Chinese government ignores the issue of its alleged violations of Tibetan human rights, and prefers to argue that the invasion was about territorial integrity and unity of the State. ...