Latest and updated photo of Lodoe Gyatso: Photo: TPI

Dharamshala, India — A Tibetan man released from prison five years ago after serving a 21-year sentence for 'attempting to split the country' in 2000, has reportedly disappeared again, as of January 28, 2018. This will be his second detention in the past three years, as he was previously detained by authorities in 2016.

Undated picture of Larung Gar prior to destruction. Photo: file

Dharamshala — “This administrative takeover of Larung Gar by Party officials shows that the government’s aim was not merely to reduce numbers at the settlement. Chinese authorities are also imposing pervasive control and surveillance over every level of activity within religious communities,” said Sophie Richardson, China director at Human Rights Watch, in a new report by Human Rights Watch.

Dharamshala, India — Tibetan nomads who have resided in their own homes for centuries around the Yulung Zangter Mountain in Kham Lhathog County of eastern Tibet, are now suffering after being forced to abandon their traditional grazing lands, with minimal compensation, in the name of development by the Chinese Government.

Konpe, aged around 30 years who set himself on fire in Ngaba in northeastern Tibet on December 23, 2017 has succumbed to his injuries the next day. Photo: TPI

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man set himself on fire Saturday evening in Ngaba County of northeastern Tibet and died on Sunday morning, becoming the 151st Tibetan in protest of the repressive policies of the Chinese government in Tibet.

Tibetan devotees attending His Holiness the Dalai Lama's teaching in Bodhgaya, India. Photo: OHHDL

Dharamshala — Chinese authorities have reportedly ordered Tibetan pilgrims to return home immediately after attending a teaching by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in northeastern India.

Tashi Wangchuk, a Tibetan-language advocate detained for two years in eastern Tibet pleaded not guilty in court to inciting separatism, a charge that could lead to 15 years in jail, according to his lawyers. Photo: File

Dharamshala, India — China is under renewed criticism as a Tibetan man who has campaigned for the preservation of Tibetan language and culture, entered a not guilty plea during a four-hour hearing in the Intermediate People's Court in Yulshul County of eastern Tibet. 

Dharamshala — An elderly Tibetan monk reportedly died after setting himself ablaze in Karze County of eastern Tibet in protest against China's heavy-handed controls on people of Tibet.

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