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China executes more people than the whole world combined: Amnesty

Dharamshala — “China wants to be a leader on the world stage, but when it comes to the death penalty it is leading in the worst possible way - executing more people annually than any other country in the world,” said Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International in their recent report that called China the ‘world’s biggest executioner.’

Last Updated on Friday, 14 April 2017 17:37
 
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First Tibet, Hong Kong and Taiwan conference on democracy convened

Taipei, Taiwan — For the first time, a roundtable conference brought together 30 prominent Tibetan, Hong Konger and Taiwanese leaders and activists to ally themselves in a movement for freedom, democracy and self-determination.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 April 2017 13:53
 
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Int'l Campaign for Tibet: Closely monitoring US interaction with China

Washington DC — The first meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping ended without the release of any joint statement summarizing the outcome. But, Trump declares "tremendous progress" while Xi said it was "positive and fruitful."

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 April 2017 11:34
 
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China’s bid to Dalai Lama's successor is illogical: Tibet's leader

Tawang, Arunachal, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that it's up to people of Tibet to decide whether the institution of Dalai Lama exists in the future even as he described China's bid to name his successor as "illogical" and "nonsense".

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 April 2017 20:14
 
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'Open door' policy shift regarding Tibetan leader: Sikyong on NDTV

Dharamshala — “These are clear signs where things that happened behind closed doors before is now done in open, in that sense the government is just letting the fact be seen by public,” the democratically elected Tibetan Prime Minister said in an exclusive interview with NDTV this week.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 April 2017 14:16
 
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US democratic leader Pelosi demands Trump raise Tibet during Xi's visit

Dharamshala — Just days before the first meeting of United States President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to President Trump, urging him to raise the issue of human rights in China to President Xi in support of those persecuted for their religious and political beliefs.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 April 2017 15:54
 

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

Man who lead 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 ...