Tag Archives: Tibet

  • A fine line – An Irishman’s Diary on Sir Henry McMahon, China and India

    Henry McMahon convened a conference at Simla, the summer capital of British India, in 1914 with a view to determining once and for all India’s northern frontiers. Three countries were involved: British India, China, and Tibet. ...

  • Xi says China to step up efforts to fight ‘splittism’ in Tibet

    China must build an “impregnable fortress” to maintain stability in Tibet, protect national unity and educate the masses in the struggle against “splittism”, President Xi Jinping told senior leaders, state media said on Saturday. ...

  • China’s foreign minister makes rare visit to Tibet

    China''s Foreign Minister Wang Yi has made a rare visit to Tibet and the border areas last week and emphasised that the security and stability of the region is important to the overall development of the country, the official media reports. ...

  • Chinese spying on Dalai Lama arrested in Delhi

    A Chinese national arrested for alleged money-laundering, was also bribing some Tibetan monks in Delhi, possibly to gather information on Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama and his associates, the Income Tax department has found. ...

  • Tibet will be free one day

    Every human being on this planet deserves equal treatment, freedom, and fundamental rights. Tibetans sleep every night with the hope of returning to their homeland one day, hoping for their freedom, and for meeting their parted families. ...

  • Former adviser says Trump has ‘war plan’ to take down China

    The Trump administration has put together a "war plan" to first "confront" and then "take down" the Chinese Communist Party, said Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon. ...

  • US Ambassador to India meets representatives of Dalai Lama

    US Ambassador to India, Ken Juster, on Saturday met with Representative of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in New Delhi, Ngodup la and Secretary Gyalpo, to further the ties between the American and Tibetan people. ...

  • His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and my late father

    After fifteen years, I understand why you had been so respectful and so faithful to a photograph of His Holiness that we also had not dared to take it for granted. ...

  • China to impose visa restrictions on US citizens over Tibet

    China said on Wednesday it will impose visa restrictions on US citizens who have engaged in what it called egregious behaviour over Tibet, in an apparent retaliation against US restrictions on some Chinese officials. ...

  • US will restrict visas for some Chinese officials over Tibet: Pompeo

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, citing what he called human rights abuses by the Chinese government in Tibetan areas, said the United States would restrict visas for some Chinese officials because Beijing obstructs travel to US citizens. ...