Tag Archives: Politics

  • Taiwan’s Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission coming to end

    Taiwan’s Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission is set to close its doors after bringing almost 90 years of dramatic changes in the political landscape of contemporary China. ...

  • India, China cannot defeat each other, says Dalai Lama

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said India and China cannot defeat each other and both the countries will have to live together as neighbours. ...

  • Thousands protest peacefully in Hamburg against G20

    On Saturday tens of thousands took part calmly in the demonstration against the world’s rich countries and the politics of certain leaders. ...

  • ‘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. ...