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Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region took a leading role with a GDP growth of 11.5 percent, followed by Chongqing Municipality at 10.7 percent and Guizhou Province, whose GDP grew 10.5 percent in the past year.
Jan 22, 2017- A glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF) in Tibet was responsible for the destructive Bhotekoshi river flood of July 2016, the Department of hydrology and meteorology (DHM) found out recently from the latest satellite images of the Himalayan ...
Up to 27 provinces in China have announced GDP growth for 2016 during their local two sessions, the annual conventions of their legislative and political consultative bodies to discuss the most pressing local concerns this year, according to domestic ...
The "president, of course, (is a) very important individual, but basically I (am) always telling (people), the world belongs to humanity," said the Dalai Lama during the Emory-Tibet symposium of Scholars and scientists held at the Drepung Monastic ...
As I now entered the premises of Bodh Gaya proper, we were invited by throngs of Tibetan pilgrims from all walks of life, multiple welcome gates felicitating the auspicious occasion, flanking billboards of HH the Dalai Lama with hands folded in prayer.
Ahead of the Davos World Economic Forum, the first state visit by China's President to Switzerland since 1999 was marked by an extremely worrying restriction of the freedom of expression.
Lhasa - The number of broadband users in Southwest China's Tibet increased by 50 percent in 2016 to reach 383,000 from 255,000 in 2015.
One of the most religious countries in the world in the last centuries of history has been Tibet. By the second half of the 700s, a Tibetan king made Buddhism the state religion. The form of Buddhism that came to Tibet had been refracted by Hinduism ...
Cyber Tibet looks at online posts from rural Tibetans urging people to not buy junk food and drinks during Losar, online praise of Tibetan villagers for voluntarily repairing roads for the sake of public safety, online images and posts showing the ...
Lhasa Fast Food was once just a counter at the back of a cellphone store in Jackson Heights, Queens, where pint tubs of Tibetan hot sauce were sold alongside iPads and Bollywood DVDs. There was no sign out front. Pilgrims came nevertheless, ardent ...
REVIEWAt a gathering of Nisargadatta Maharaj in Bombay, an American got up and said, "I want to save the world." Maharaj replied coolly, "Get out of the way ...
The number of broadband users in Tibet has increased by 50 per cent last year to reach 3.83 lakh from 2.55 lakh in 2015, officials in the remote Himalayan region said today.
Comparatively speaking, the countries are new neighbors. The vast Tibetan plateau, encompassing an area greater than Western Europe, separated the two civilizations throughout history, limiting their interaction to sporadic cultural and religious contact.
China has appointed a new governor of Tibet, one of the country's most politically sensitive regions, state news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday.
Around 100 members of Switzerland's Tibetan community held a protest in front of United Nations (UN) headquarters on Tuesday against the upcoming visit of ...
Higher concentrations of toxic minerals have recently been found in glacial meltwater in the Tibetan Plateau region and are raising health concerns.
pillsbury-Trump-advisor Dharamshala - The Hindu, a 131-year-old national newspaper, has come under heavy criticism after publishing a "fake News" story titled 'Is Trump preparing to change the script on Tibet?', that falsely claiming the U.S. ...
During a recent visit of Chinese representatives to Switzerland 10 agreements concerning bilateral cooperation in culture, innovations, international cooperation, ...
Tashi Wangchuk, a Tibetan entrepreneur and education advocate, at his home in Yushu, China, in 2015. Credit Gilles Sabrie for The New York Times.
On January 16, the Chinese government announced the appointment of Che Dalha (known as Qi Zhala in Chinese) as the new chair (equivalent to governor) of the Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR). Che Dalha, the former party secretary of Lhasa ...
Throwback Thursday is when we trawl through the That's archives for a work of dazzling genius written at some point in our past.
The Tibetan advocate, Tashi Wangchuk, was detained nearly one year ago after speaking to The New York Times for a documentary video and two articles on Tibetan education and culture. Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International have both issued ...
China-Qi-Zhala-Tibet-CCP-2017 Dharamshala - The Chinese Communist Party has announced the new appointment of Qi Zhala (Che Dhalha) as the new Chairman of Tibet Autonomous Region on Sunday, according to the state-controlled news agency ...
Lhasa - Tibet reported the fastest growth in electricity consumption across China last year as its economy continued to grow at a double-digit rate for a 24th consecutive year.
A leopard has been caught on camera in snow leopard territory, high on the Tibetan plateau, for the first time in a discovery that has alarmed conservationists trying to save the latter.
Swiss police have arrested 32 pro-Tibet activists who were protesting against a visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping. The group, made up of Tibetans and Swiss nationals, were detained on Sunday for flouting restrictions set up by police in the capital ...
Therefore, it was but natural, given the long history of association between Tibet, the British Indian government and China, that Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru thought it fit to consult the Attlee government in London.
The Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) will organise a public gathering in Karachi on January 29, announced its chief, Mustafa Kamal, at a press conference on Thursday.
A "toilet revolution" will begin this year with heavy investment in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region to improve sanitary conditions and boost tourism.
Tibet demo in Bern precedes first Chinese state visit for 18 years. Xi Jinping. Photo: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP. The Local. news@thelocal.
Beijing: China has started construction of the world's highest altitude gravitational wave telescopes in a Tibet prefecture close to Line of Actual Control with India to detect faintest echoes resonating from Universe, which may reveal more about the ...
Stevens will now appear along Glass himself, Laurie Anderson, Iggy Pop, Bernard Sumner, Patti Smith, Phil Cunnningham and Tom Chapman, among many others.
When the Sikyong (Prime Minister) of the Central Tibet Administration, Lobsang Sangay, was invited to attend the inaugural ceremony of incoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014, many thought that New Delhi planned to re-charge its Tibet card.
China will set up the world's highest altitude gravitational wave telescopes in a Tibet prefecture close to Line of Actual Control with India, a plan that was proposed almost 100 years ago by Albert Einstein, based on his theory of general relativity ...
We drove uphill and deeper into the Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, an area of southwestern China's Sichuan Province, adjacent to Tibet, where more than half the residents are Tibetan. There were five of us foreign journalists, packed into ...
Eight stone inscriptions found in Mangkam County in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region have been confirmed as dating back to the Tibetan Tubo Kingdom more than 1,000 years ago, the county cultural relics bureau said Sunday. The bureau along ...
Eight stone inscriptions found in Mangkam County in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region have been confirmed as dating back to the Tibetan Tubo ...
The Chinese Academy of sciences Qinghai salt lakes research institute began sampling several salt lakes in the reserve in November 2016.
China plans to set up telescopes in Tibet to study gravitational waves that may help to learn more about the Big Bang. Hubble Discovers Megamaser.
GAYA: Prime Minister of the Tibetan government in exile Lobsang Sangay on Sunday favoured negotiated settlement of the vexed Tibet issue. Exhorting the Chinese government to enter into dialogue with Tibetans, Sangay said negotiation and not ...
Beijing: China is setting up the world's highest altitude gravitational wave telescopes in a Tibet prefecture close to Line of Actual Control with India with a budget of $18.8 million to detect faintest echoes resonating from universe which may reveal ...
In the light of Tibetans from Tibet attending the 34th Kalachakra in Bodh Gaya being called back, His Holiness the Dalai Lama has maintained through out his audience with them that they should not to be dejected but pray on the day of actual initiations.
While some have suggested that a human presence on the Tibetan Plateau at those early dates was only a result of short-term, seasonal movement from low-elevation base camps, the new research shows that it is much more likely that the handprints and ...
Today, Tibet remains at the center of the China-India divide, fueling territorial disputes, diplomatic tensions and feuds over river-water flows.
Almost 7,000 Tibetan devotees were hindered to take part in the Buddhist ritual of Kalachakra led by the Dalai Lama and attended by over 100,000 disciples, from 11 to 13 January 2017 at Bodh Gaya in northern India.
While some scientists have suggested that a human presence on the Tibetan Plateau at those early dates was only a result of short-term, seasonal movement from low-elevation base camps, this work shows that it is much more likely that the hand- and ...
A new analysis puts the estimated date of permanent occupation of Chusang, Tibet, back by thousands of years.
Lhasa - Tibet continued to top the country in mobile payments as a proportion of total online payments for the fifth year in China, Alibaba's financial branch Ant Financial said Wednesday.
Serta-Tibet-Larung-Gar-2016 Dharamshala - As official demolition of Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta County in eastern Tibet continues, Chinese authorities have unlawfully expelled hundreds more monks and nuns from the Larung Gar Buddhist ...
Lots of us dream of going to exotic places someday, but we don't let ourselves go. We come up with all kinds of reasons and excuses for why we can't do something, or go somewhere, so we don't do it.


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