Tag Archives: Politics

  • ‘Only logical’ for Trump to meet Dalai Lama – Tibetan leader

    "Trump ... has been to all three major sacred places of three major traditions. So what is left is Buddhism, and His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the most prominent Buddhist leader." ...

  • Macron takes power as French president

    Emmanuel Macron became France's youngest ever president on Sunday, promising at his inauguration to restore the country's lost confidence and relaunch the flagging European Union. ...

  • Pelosi hyping Tibet issue when China-US ties getting better: Chinese media

    A Chinese state-run newspaper today attacked US House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi for meeting the Dalai Lama in India and accused her of “hyping the Tibet question”. ...

  • S Korea’s Moon sworn in, says willing to go to North

    South Korea's new president was sworn in on Wednesday, just a day after a landslide election victory, and immediately declared his willingness to visit Pyongyang amid high tensions. ...

  • China warns US legislators on meetings with Dalai

    China asked a US congressional delegation to discreetly deal with Tibet-related issues and avoid contact with the Dalai Lama, after the delegation reportedly visited the Dalai Lama in India ...

  • China objects to US Congress delegation meeting Dalai Lama

    China has lodged a protest with the US government against the recent meeting of members of the US Congress with the Dalai Lama at Dharamshala. ...

  • Hu Chunhua: China’s likely next-in-line

    With the Chinese Communist Party’s 19th National Congress roughly half a year away, in which one or more “heirs apparent” are expected to start their ascent to the pinnacle. ...

  • Macron elected French president: estimates

    Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France's landmark presidential election, first estimates showed, heading off a fierce challenge from the far-right in a pivotal vote. ...

  • North Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate Kim Jong-Un

    The statement came hours after the US House of Representatives in Washington voted to broaden US sanctions against the North, and re-designate it as a state sponsor of terrorism. ...

  • Some CPC members funding Dalai Lama: official

    A senior discipline inspection official has lambasted some Party officials for allegedly donating money to the 14th Dalai Lama, saying such behaviour severely undermines the Party's fight. ...