Tag Archives: Protest

  • Hundreds march in Taipei to mark 1959 Tibetan uprising

    Hundreds of activists and pro-Tibet groups in Taiwan marched in downtown Taipei Sunday to mark the 54th anniversary of the 1959 Tibetan uprising against China's invasion of Tibet. ...

  • Thousands gather in McLeod Ganj for Tibetan Uprising Day

    Thousands of exile Tibetans and supporters gathered at Tsuglakhang Temple in McLeod Ganj to mark the 54th Tibetan National Uprising Day. ...

  • Nepal police arrest Tibetans on anniversary of uprising

    Nepalese police arrested 11 people in Kathmandu on suspicion of "anti-China activities" on Sunday morning, the anniversary of the 1959 rebellion against China's rule in Tibet. ...

  • Tibetan attempts self-immolation in Dharamshala

    A Tibetan man was stopped from immolating himself Sunday in this Himachal Pradesh town where the Dalai Lama has its government-in-exile, police said. ...

  • My desperate appeal

    The best way to serve His Holiness the Dalai Lama is through staying alive rather than offering one's soul to him through self-immolation. ...

  • Tsetan Dorjee plans India-Tibet march again

    Langtsa Tsetan Dorjee will march from McLeod Ganj to Tibet starting on 10 March to send a message to the Chinese government that China and Tibet need to have a conversation. ...

  • Students’ group calls on Nepal to return self-immolator’s body

    Activists of a pro-Tibet students' group held a signature campaign on Wednesday demanding the Nepalese government return a Tibetan self-immolator's body to his family members for cremation. ...

  • Tibetan ‘exile-govt’ called two-faced

    A senior official of the Tibet autonomous region said the "Tibetan government-in-exile" in Dharamshala, India, is two-faced because it claims to discourage self-immolation but actually fans extremism in China. ...

  • Exile Tibetans gear up for uprising day anniversary

    Exile Tibetans are gearing up for their national uprising anniversary which falls on 10 March. Social media site Facebook is abuzz with entries calling for people to join protests in various parts of the world. ...

  • Tibetans want release of protester’s body in Nepal

    Nepalese officials say the body of a Tibetan man who set himself on fire to protest China's rule over Tibet can only be released to the man's family. ...