Category Archives: News

  • Chinese protest against media censorship in Guangzhou

    Hundreds of people demonstrated in support of media freedom in China on Monday outside the offices of a newspaper at the centre of a censorship row, in a rare public display of anger on the issue. ...

  • China labour camp reform revealed — then deleted

    China will stop using its long-criticised "re-education" labour camps this year, state media quoted a senior official saying Monday — only for reports of the news to disappear within hours. ...

  • China does not want India to progress: RSS chief

    China does not want India to progress and take a leading position in Asia, while Pakistan is known for its ill-will and enmity (towards India) for no reason, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said. ...

  • Dalai Lama hails secularism practised in India

    The Dalai Lama praised secularism practised in India and emphasised that the message of peaceful existence of different religions in the country should be taken all over the world. ...

  • Dalai Lama arrives in Patna for Buddhist meet

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived in Patna on Thursday to take part in a three-day International Buddhist Conference starting in Patna from 5 January. ...

  • Tibetan Task Force discusses Tibet, new Chinese leaders

    The members of the Tibetan Task Force on Negotiations held a two-day meeting in Dharamshala from 31 December 2012 to 1 January 2013. ...

  • Chinese daily blasts Indian system over rapes

    India's "inefficient and unequal democracy" cannot provide answers to social evils and that is why angry citizens are taking to the streets, an influential Chinese newspaper has said. ...

  • Former Tibetan PM Sonam Topgyal passes away

    Former Prime Minister Sonam Topgyal, who had a life-long stint in the service of the Central Tibetan Administration, died on Sunday morning after a prolonged illness. ...

  • Third Preliminary North America Rangzen conference held in NYC

    The Third Preliminary North America Rangzen conference was concluded in New York City with more than 45 people from across the United States, Canada, and Europe participating. ...

  • Body of gang rape victim cremated in Delhi; protests continue

    The body of the 23-year old woman, whose gang rape provoked protests and rare national debate about violence against women in India, arrived back in New Delhi and was cremated. ...