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Tibet remains 2nd least free place in the world: report

Tibet remains the second least free place in the world according to an annual survey by Freedom House, the American human rights and democracy organization, The report assesses political freedom in countries and territories across the world and gave an assessment of the dismal state of political rights and civil liberties in occupied Tibet.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 March 2017 15:07
 
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Severe repression of Tibet’s religious, cultural, linguistic heritage: US

Washington, DC — The Government of the United States of America released its annual report on human rights around the world on Friday, raised a wide range of human rights violations in Tibet.

Last Updated on Saturday, 04 March 2017 16:22
 

U.N. rapporteurs question China on Larung Gar and Yarchen Gar in Tibet

Geneva — UN Special Rapporteurs who investigate human rights abuses have taken the rare step of banding together to condemn China for expulsions of monks and nuns from major religious enclaves in a Tibetan region.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 March 2017 09:39
 
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World peace through compassionate leadership: Dalai Lama to women

Dharamshala —The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that Tibetan women have the emotional and intellectual capacity to contribute to world peace through compassionate leadership.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 February 2017 08:48
 
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Niece of late Tenzin Delek Rinpoche among “UN Human Rights Heroes”

Geneva, Switzerland — A week before the UN Human Rights Council opens its 2017 session, with China starting a new three-year term, Human Rights Defender, escaped Activist and niece of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, Nyima Lhamo addressed the 9th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy's session on "the Fight For Freedom and Democracy."

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 February 2017 16:12
 
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Tibet is a litmus test for the world: Sikyong in Japan

Osaka, Japan — 'As no one prevented China from invading Tibet has made it feel that it can do the same thing with other countries,' the political leader of Tibetan people said, adding: 'So Tibet is a litmus test for the world.'

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 February 2017 16:13
 

Man who led mining protests in Amchok County of eastern Tibet dies

Man who led mining protests in Amchok County of eastern Tibet dies

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man who was lead...

Woman freed after four years in prison over a self-immolation in Tibet

Woman freed after four years in prison over a self-immolation in Tibet

Dharamshala — Chinese authorities have r...

Five reportedly detained in Tibet after two separate burning protests

Five reportedly detained in Tibet after two separate burning protests

Dharamshala — Chinese authorities in Kar...

Man who set himself on fire in Karze County of eastern Tibet dies

Man who set himself on fire in Karze County of eastern Tibet dies

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man reportedly d...

Yet another layman sets himself on fire in Tibet to protest China's rule

Yet another layman sets himself on fire in Tibet to protest China's rule

Dharamshala — In reports coming out of T...

250 final nuns removed from Tibet's Larung Gar, ending expulsions

250 final nuns removed from Tibet's Larung Gar, ending expulsions

Dharamshala — According to local so...

Self-immolation survivor who called for freedom in Tibet released

Self-immolation survivor who called for freedom in Tibet released

Dharamshala – A young Tibetan monk who s...

Senior monk jailed for nine years over 2008 Tibet uprising released

Senior monk jailed for nine years over 2008 Tibet uprising released

Dharamshala — A senior Tibetan Buddhist ...