Tag Archives: Tibet

  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets Dalai Lama’s representative in Delhi

    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday held a meeting with a senior representative of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, in a clear signal to China about the Biden administration's continued support to the Tibetan cause. ...

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping visiting Tibet is a threat to India: US Congressman

    Chinese President Xi Jinping visiting Tibet last week is a threat to India, an influential US lawmaker has said, accusing the Joe Biden-led administration of not doing enough to stop the Chinese "march". ...

  • US red cards China over Xinjiang, Tibet and repression in Hong Kong

    US Deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman and Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi talked past each other with US raising all the red flag issues with China. Sherman raised the issue of genocide in Xinjiang, human right abuse in Tibet. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Xi visited Tibet with fear in his heart

    How liberated Tibet really is, is apparent from the way a Chinese president came to Tibet -- President Xi came to Tibet with fear in his heart. ...

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping makes rare visit to Tibet

    President Xi Jinping is on a rare trip to China's politically sensitive region of Tibet, state media reported Friday, the first such visit by the country's top leader in more than three decades. ...

  • Lal Bahadur Shastri was to recognise ‘Tibetan Government-in-Exile’

    There are many theories about the mysterious death of former Prime Minister of India, Lal Bhadur Shastri. The recent biography of HH the Dalai Lama indicates that there may be a Chinese angle to the Shastri Ji's death. ...

  • Dalai Lama wants to meet PM Modi soon, says Penpa Tsering

    President of Tibetan government-in-exile Penpa Tsering on Wednesday said that religious leader Dalai Lama wants to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi if the COVID-19 situation becomes better. ...

  • Chinese Army recruiting Tibetan youth for operations along LAC

    The Chinese army is recruiting Tibetan youth in its territory and training them for operations along the Line of Actual Control with India. The Tibetan youth are being inducted into the Chinese forces after going through a number of tests. ...

  • China launches first bullet train in Tibet, close to Indian border

    China on Friday operationalised its first fully electrified bullet train in the remote Himalayan region of Tibet, connecting the provincial capital Lhasa and Nyingchi, a strategically located Tibetan border town close to Arunachal Pradesh. ...

  • Tibetan traditions threatened by politics, growth

    The name Tibet conjures up images of snowy peaks, vermillion temples and prayer flags snapping in the Himalayan wind. Those features remain, but the religious and cultural foundations underpinning them appear to be coming unstuck. ...