Tag Archives: Tibet

  • Human rights situation in Tibet continues to be grave: Report

    he human rights situation in Tibet remains disturbing, marked by persistent and grave human rights violations, deprivation, and abuses, reports the exile Tibetan rights group Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy. ...

  • Will work to restart the Sino-Tibetan dialogue

    PENPA TSERING, the newly elected president of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) -- known earlier as the Tibetan government-in-exile -- has plans to approach the Chinese government to facilitate the visit of the Dalai Lama to China. ...

  • New US Bill to counter China includes policies for Tibet, Xinjiang

    The United States in its new Bill to counter China includes policies for Tibet, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Xinjiang, the problem areas of the People's Republic of China, where it aims to uphold democratic values against China's oppression. ...

  • Canada calls on China to stop persecution of Uyghurs, Tibetans

    Conservative party of Canada has called on China to stop the persecution of people who practice their religion or belief including Christians, Tibetans and Uyghurs, saying Canada must stand behind those who advocate for religious freedom. ...

  • US condemns China at UN rights forum for abuse of Uyghurs, Tibetans

    The United States on Friday condemned China’s abuse of ethnic and religious minorities, including what it called “crimes against humanity and genocide” in Xinjiang against Muslim Uyghurs and severe restrictions in Tibet. ...

  • China for decades waged campaign to destroy Tibet’s proud culture, history: Nancy Pelosi

    China for decades has waged a campaign to destroy Tibet's proud culture and history, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has alleged, asserting that the US will continue to stand with the Tibetan people. ...

  • Tibetans mark 62nd Uprising Day against China

    Tibetans around the world marked the 1959 Tibetan revolt against the Chinese invasion, renewing their pledge to fight until Tibet is free. Close to a thousand exile Tibetans with local Indian supporters gathered near the Dalai Lama temple. ...

  • Tibet infrastructure plan: China to invest nearly $30 billion in five years

    Beijing will pump in nearly $30 billion in expanding infrastructure projects across Tibet - the Chinese province with the longest section of the border with India - over the next five years, according to government announcement in Lhasa. ...

  • Taiwan urged to boycott Beijing Games

    Tibetan exile Khedroop Thondop yesterday urged Taiwanese to boycott the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics over the suppression of religious freedoms in Tibet. ...

  • Tibet official urges China to start construction on Brahmaputra dam within year

    China should aim to begin construction of a controversial hydropower project on the Brahmaputra river within the year, a senior Tibetan Communist Party official said in comments published on Monday. ...