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Sep 22, 2014
Tibetan student immolates self: Rights groupAn overseas rights group says a Tibetan student has died after setting himself on fire in the first such protest in five months.
Aug 25, 2014
Man booked for attempting self-immolation in front of UP CM's houseAs soon as he tried to pour the oil on himself, the alert police deployed there prevented him in taking the extreme step, following which they arrested him, and registered a case against him, the police said.
Apr 17, 2014
Man sets himself ablaze at polling station in BareillyThe 25-year-old deceased identified as Hari Singh immolated himself in an inebriated state at the polling centre at Ram Bharose Lal Inter College in Devchara.
Mar 09, 2014
No locals committed self-immolations in Tibet: Chinese officialA senior Chinese official from Tibet today refuted reports that 120 self-immolations opposing the Chinese rule happened in the Himalayan region in recent times.
May 18, 2013
The real tragedy of self-immolation: Nobody caresWhether in Syria or Palestine, Greece, Italy or Vietnam, or China individuals continue to go up in flames as a gesture of protest but crowds just look on. Is self-immolation worth the price anymore?
Apr 25, 2013
3 Tibetans, including 2 monks, self-immolate against Chinese ruleThree Tibetans have died after setting themselves on fire to protest Chinese rule in a western region where authorities have imposed a heavy security presence.
Feb 21, 2013
Tibet's tragedy: 102 self-immolations and we don't careThe world had India have been largely apathetic to Tibetans killing themselves through self-immolation. How long can this continue?
Dec 10, 2012
China tightens grip as self-immolations rise in TibetAs the number of self-immolations in restive Tibetan regions rises sharply, Beijing appears to be tightening rules against the anti-China protests despite hopes the new leadership may take a softer line against Tibet.
Dec 06, 2012
Concerned over self-immolations, US asks China to address Tibet issueThe US also asked China to engage in a dialogue with Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama or his representatives without preconditions.
Nov 27, 2012
Three more Tibetans self immolate, taking toll to 22 in NovemberThe Central Tibetan Administration said despite its appeals not to take drastic action, 85 Tibetans had immolated themselves in Tibet since 2009.