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CCP now compelling polygraph test to unite 'anti-separatist work'

Dharamshala — Officials in eastern Tibet are reportedly being forced to undergo a polygraph test as part of an evaluation of their political loyalty to the CCP. The news, published in the state media, is just one new factor indicating a stepping-up of surveillance and intrusion into the private lives and thoughts of Tibetans, in attempts to stamp out those loyal to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 May 2017 15:52

Tibetan self-immolation survivor freed after 5 years in prison

Dharamshala — A Tibetan who survived a self-immolation attempt has reportedly been released after serving out his five-year term in prison following his protest against the Chinese rule in Tibet’s Ngaba County in the traditional Amdo region of Northeastern Tibet.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 May 2017 16:13
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Another Tibetan teenager reportedly self immolates in eastern Tibet

Dharamshala — Radio Free Asia (RFA) has reported that a 16-year old student from Gansu in eastern Tibet set himself on fire in protest of Chinese rule on May 2nd.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 May 2017 15:58
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Tibetan Calligraphy Day created in Tibet celebrated for first time

Dharamshala — A new holiday, Tibetan Calligraphy Day, was started this year by students and teachers at Qinghai Minority College in Qinghai Privince, Northeastern Tibet and celebrated for the first time on April 30th.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 May 2017 14:21

Tibetan doctor in custody again over alleged self-immolation links

Dharamshala — A Tibetan doctor has allegedly been taken into custody again after he was released in January by police in China's Gansu province, according to sources in the region.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 May 2017 12:21

China threatens with further crackdowns on Serta Larung Gar in Tibet

Dharamshala — In a new rare video footage, depicting Serta Larung Gar Monks confronting local Chinese authorities and calling upon them to discontinue the destruction of Larung Gar, in eastern Tibet. An official threatens monks' call against the ongoing government demolition of the Buddhist university.

Last Updated on Monday, 01 May 2017 12:56