Tag Archives: Tibetan Cause

  • Does China’s next leader have a soft spot for Tibet?

    Tibet's exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama once had a special relationship with the father of Xi Jinping, the man in line to become China's next president. ...

  • Timeline: 51 self-immolations in Tibet since 2009

    Fifty-one Tibetans in Tibet have set themselves on fire since 2009; thirty since 6 January 2012, protesting against the Chinese rule in Tibet. ...

  • South Africa: Press Statement By Kalon Dicki Chhoyang

    Kalon Dicki Chhoyang has met with different groups for briefings on the current human rights situation in Tibet and the cycle of self-immolation which now numbers 49. ...

  • Chime Tenzing Tibetans deserve compassion, in action

    It is a pity that the continuing self-immolations by the Tibetans inside Tibet are not able to get practical international support. ...

  • Tenzin Nyinjey Censorship and the struggle for Tibetan freedom

    The Chinese never invited the Dalai Lama to visit Wutaishan, nor did they negotiate for Tibetan autonomy; they never intended to, right from the beginning. ...

  • German media accuse Dalai Lama of hyprocrisy

    The German media cast increasing doubts and queries over the so-called "neutral atitude" by the Dalai Lama towards the frenetic self-immolation by fire. ...

  • Claude Arpi China’s top two obsessions — loyalty and Party

    China has had two obsessions: stability and loyalty to the Party. When Beijing's State machinery starts hammering a certain issue on the masses, it usually means that the leadership has a serious predicament. ...

  • Thousands welcome “Flame of Truth” Torch Relay in Bylakuppe

    The "Flame of Truth" Torch Relay, launched in the Kochi city in Kerala on 6 of July, reached the biggest exile Tibetan settlement of Bylakuppe on the morning of the 20th to a grand reception. ...

  • Dalai Lama’s way out requires compassion

    Describing self-immolation as "very, very delicate political issue," the 14th Dalai Lama has said he will "remain neutral" on the topic in order to avoid offending the relatives of the self-immolators. ...

  • Drapchi: A Tibetan opera singer’s odyssey

    Indie filmmaker Arvind Iyer's new venture "Drapchi" traces the journey of a Tibetan opera singer. ...