Category Archives: News

  • China seen facing wave of unrest in 2009

    China faces surging protests and riots in 2009 as rising unemployment stokes discontent, a state-run magazine said in a blunt warning of the hazards to Communist Party control from a sharp economic downturn. ...

  • India’s restraint against Pak commendable: Dalai Lama

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama lauded India's restrained yet assertive manner in dealing with Pakistan after terrorists backed by ISI killed nearly 200 persons in Mumbai. ...

  • Rights groups push China on press freedom for local media

    Rights groups and media experts on Saturday gave a cautious welcome to China's decision to allow foreign reporters greater freedom and urged Beijing to extend the same rights to domestic journalists. ...

  • China says India border solution an “arduous” task

    China said on Tuesday that negotiating a settlement of its border disputes with India was an "arduous and complex" task, but added it was willing to work for a wider regional cooperation to achieve peace in South Asia. ...

  • TibetSun.com launched on a historic day and time

    The team members of Tibet Sun are happy and proud that the site was launched on 8.8.08, coinciding with the opening of the Beijing Olympics. ...

  • A lama in sheep’s clothing?

    Not long after calling him a “devil” with a human face and the heart of a beast, Chinese officials are talking again to representatives of the Dalai Lama. ...

  • Tibetan hunger strikers hoping to spur UN intervention

    Tibetan hunger strikers hoping to spur UN intervention in their dispute with China say they are asking very little, and ready to give up everything. ...

  • Richard Gere meets with Tibetans

    Richard Gere met Monday with six Tibetans on a hunger strike to demand a UN investigation of human rights violations in their country. ...

  • Tibetans in Switzerland

    There are now six Tibetan communities in eastern Switzerland at villages in those valleys off the beaten track of tourism. ...

  • Pachmarhi’s “Little Tibet” – Tibet exile schools

    Madhya Pradesh's "Little Tibet" throbs with life from the first sounds of the morning gong summoning the 250 children to the small parade ground for drill. ...