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The exile Tibetan Parliament passed a budget of 2434.6 million Indian rupees for the programmes and activities of the Central Tibetan Administration for...
Chinese airlines on Sunday revved up flights to Tibet Autonomous Region ahead of the annual tourist high season of summer and autumn.
Tibet's independence flames burn still bright, in 2017 too, notwithstanding that the fires of unceasing Tibetan self-immolations in China Occupied Tibet escape ...
Lhasa, March 26 (Xinhua) -- The government of Tibet Autonomous Region and Chinese Academy of sciences have agreed to launch a large-scale survey of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, 40 years after the first was conducted. scientists will set out in June to ...
Tibetans gather to celebrate the beginning of spring plowing near the Yumbu-Lha Khang Palace on March 16, 2016. (Xinhua/Purbu Tashi).
Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will plant more forests in the next few years, the regional department of forestry said Friday.
"Tibetans often leave notes or shout slogans during their self-immolation protests, calling for Tibet to be free, for an end to China's repressive policies, for an end to the attacks on their culture and religion.
Left to right top - Tibetan monks, Sonam Gyatso, Lobsang Gyatso, Lobsang Tsering and Dorjee (bottom) continued Mandala Sand Painting on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the Michael C. Carlos Museum as Emory University observes Tibet Week. All week at ...
This video is reported to have been taken today (March 24, 2017) in Sertar Dzong, a town located in a Tibetan region of Sichuan Province.
More overseas scholars now seek to come to China to study Tibetan history and culture, a senior researcher said on Thursday.
"Hilton Linzhi Resort is a world-class destination resort that caters to the increasing demand in Tibet's leisure and MICE segments," said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton.
The New York and New Jersey regional chapter of the Tibetan National Congress (TNC) organized a three day exhibition titled, 'The Knowledge Treasury of Tibetan Independence' infront of the United Nations building in New York City to highlight Tibet's ...
Chinese scientists have found a new plant species belonging to the genus Sorbus in Zayu county, Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, and their findings have been published by the Nordic Journal of botany. Researchers Yin Zhijian and Zhao ...
The only Catholic Church In Tibet: built by a French missionary in 1865, covering an area of over 6,000 square meters.(credit: ExploreTibet).
The 30th anniversary benefit concert for the Tibet House US organization was the gemstone in a slew of events celebrating the 80th birthday of Philip Glass.
"We are constantly looking to be in the places that most matter to our guests, and Tibet - or as locals refer to it, 'The Throne of the sun' - is a remarkable, culturally vibrant area to debut our flagship brand," said Sean Wooden, vice president of ...
Hilton (nyse: HLT) today announced the opening of Hilton Linzhi Resort in China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Hilton Linzhi Resort is Hilton's first hotel in the ...
A Tibetan monk detained last week after launching a solo protest in Sichuan's Ngaba county is being held at an army camp in critical condition after suffering ...
The total volume of trade at the border port of Gyirong in China's Tibet Autonomous Region hit 3.4 billion yuan (490 million U.S.
This recent condemnation is but one of many similar incidents as - albeit unsuccessfully - China tries its best to prevent the Tibetan leader from raising awareness for his peoples' plight on the international stage. This notwithstanding, China ...
Emory's annual Tibet Week kicked off Monday with an opening ceremony in the Michael C. Carlos Museum's Ackerman Hall, led by Geshe Lobsang Tenzin and the monks of the Drepung Loseling Monastery in Atlanta.
That bending was an act of prostration to the Buddha, said Pema Chujen, a Tibetan woman who was leading a group of ethnic Han visitors around the monastery.
On Thursday, New Yorkers attended a sold-out benefit concert for Tibet at Carnegie Hall to celebrate two major milestones. Tibet House, a cultural institution that has helped to propel the Tibetan cause from relative obscurity into mainstream American ...
Free Tibet says more than 140 Tibetan protesters have set themselves on fire since 2009, when anti-China protesters -- most of them monks and nuns -- began self-immolating to protest what locals describe as Chinese interference in Tibetan customs and ...
This policy has a unique impact on Tibet, where urbanization has become a major burden. Ethnically Chinese migrants coming from China's densely populated coastal provinces have started moving to Tibet and the reformed hukou system has made it easier ...
The Dalai Lama has described himself as a "son of India" and praised the country for its secularism. The religious leader has been in India since 1959 and crossed the border after a 15-day journey on foot.
Every year, Carnegie Hall hosts The Tibet House Benefit Concert featuring a flurry of iconic musicians, however this year felt different (and not just because it was Philip Glass' 80th birthday).
The emotional high point of Thursday's Tibet House Benefit Concert at Carnegie Hall came early in the night. Laurie Anderson was delivering her new composition "Don't Go Back to sea," a gentle spoken-word piece she performed with the aid of a keyboard ...
China's refusal to acknowledge Indian national security concerns is now leading to a gradual but significant change in India's Tibet policy. The Modi government seems more open than its predecessors in re-evaluating the utility of the Tibet card in ...
To the editor: On March 10, supporters of the Tibet Committee of Fairbanks, and Tibetans everywhere, commemorated the loss of Tibet to Chinese occupation in 1959. It is known as Tibetan National uprising Day. In March of 1978 in Dharamsala, India, ...
Tonight, the Tibet House hosted its 30th annual benefit concert. This year's extravaganza celebrated Philip Glass' 80th birthday, and featured Glass on the bill of performers alongside Patti Smith, Laurie Anderson, Iggy Pop, Sufjan Stevens, New Order ...
"Tibetan culture in the 21st Century" is the theme of this year's Tibet Week, which begins Monday, March 20, and wraps up on Saturday, March 25, with daily events including discussions, meditation and the traditional mandala sand painting.
The deal: The Classic China & Tibet Highland tour includes round-trip airfare from Los Angeles, flights within China and ground transportation, most meals, sightseeing tours and more.
Supporters of Tibet marched across the country and in cities around the world Friday to mark the 58th anniversary of a Tibetan rebellion against Chinese occupying forces. From Tokyo to Toronto, London to New York City, thousands hit the streets in more ...
The story of women in Tibet begins with a story about the evolution of mankind. A rock ogress, the myth goes, forced the pious monkey to father six children on ...
Tibetan monks will spread their message of peace and harmony and construct an elaborate mandala with millions of grains of colored sand during a weeklong stay at Salisbury University.
Geshe Chopel, a professor of Buddhist philosophy and spiritual master and native Tibetan, came from Southern India to present a 16th century painting of a Thankga of "Great King Deities" on display for the first time on Thursday at the Fred Jones Jr ...
Over the past week at Frostburg, students, professors, administration, and the community have been given the chance to experience Tibetan monks living on campus. Over the course of the past five days, Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi, the monks' spiritual ...
Dozens of people marched from Centennial Square to the legislature as part of the Tibetan National uprising Day.
On the occasion of the 34th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, UN High Commissioner for human rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein addressed Beijing's continued discrimination against citizens in Tibet on cultural and ...
Tibet has taken a "clear-cut" stance against separatism and has resolutely cracked down on secession and sabotage activities by the Dalai Lama clique in 2016, a regional government official said Friday.
Beijing: China has operationalised its first stealth aircraft and tested it in the rugged Tibet region for its endurance in high altitude, a development that will have major implications for India.
"We will drive from Kathmandu overland to Tibet to base camp at 5,200m. We will establish four camps above base camp, with the highest camp at 8,300m.
They were from Tibet and had come into India on forced exile, in waves and participated in the ground battles and the combing operations that followed with minimal knowledge of South Asian languages and the people they encountered.
Hundreds of people gathered at City Hall today for two different protests, and a third is expected to follow this evening. According to twitter user Steve Rhodes (@tigerbeat), today's demonstrations kicked off with a ceremony to honor the 58th Annual ...
Arno-Kompatscher-President-South-Tryrol-Sikyong-Tibet-Lobsang- Dharamshala - The political leader of Tibetan people Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay met with the President of South Tyroll, an autonomous region of northern Italy Dr Arno Kompatscher, ...
Mar 11, 2017- Lhasa-based Tibet airlines has sought permission from the Ministry of Tourism to operate flights between Kathmandu and Chengdu, the capital of southwestern China's Sichuan Province.
Beijing/SYDNEY/TAIPEI (Reuters) - China said it would "resolutely strike" against the "Dalai Lama clique's separatist activities" as protesters planned demonstrations in major world cities on Friday to mark the anniversary of a Tibetan uprising against ...
Reacting to media reports, China's stealth fighter J-20 spotted at the Daocheng Yading Airport in Tibet an article on the PLA website in September last year said the plane will be put into service soon but the 'China-India border is apparently not the ...
UNHCR zeid Geneva - During the current 34th session of the UN Human Rights Council, UN High Commissioner for human rights, Prince Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein, expressed concern over "restrictions on cultural and religious rights" in Tibet, and committed ...


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