You are here:
Tibet
#

Tibet

Get Alerts

Articles

I will be the last, no need for a successor, says Dalai Lama

Sep 08, 2014

I will be the last, no need for a successor, says Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama has told a German newspaper that he should be the last Tibetan spiritual leader, ending a centuries-old religious tradition from his Himalayan homeland. #World #India #NewsTracker #TheySaidIt #Tibet #Dalai Lama
South Africa denies Dalai Lama's visa again

Sep 04, 2014

South Africa denies Dalai Lama's visa again

This is the third time in five years the Dalai Lama has been refused a South African visa. #China #NewsTracker #South Africa #Tibet #Dalai Lama #Nobel Prize #Desmond Tutu #World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates
'Ajanta of the Himalayas', Tabo, to have international learning centre

Sep 03, 2014

'Ajanta of the Himalayas', Tabo, to have international learning centre

Tabo, an ancient seat of Buddhist religion and culture in picturesque Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh in northern India, will now have an international learning centre. #India #Tibet #Himachal Pradesh #Buddhism #Shimla #Buddhist #Spiti Valley #Tabo #study centre #Ajanta
Tibet Rights group says 3 more dead after police shooting

Aug 21, 2014

Tibet Rights group says 3 more dead after police shooting

An overseas rights group says three more Tibetan protesters shot and detained by Chinese authorities have died in jail. #China #NewsTracker #Tibet #Free Tibet #Human Rights group #Tibet protestors #Free Tibet group
China Tibetan groups say two dead after police shooting

Aug 19, 2014

China Tibetan groups say two dead after police shooting

Two people have died in a Tibetan region of southwestern China after they were injured by police gunfire while protesting the detention of a local leader, overseas Tibetan rights groups said. #World #China #NewsTracker #Tibet #International Campaign for Tibet #Ganzi #Garze
Nurse allegedly gang-raped by two in a five-star hotel in New Delhi

Aug 19, 2014

Nurse allegedly gang-raped by two in a five-star hotel in New Delhi

A 28-year-old nurse, who hailed from Tibet was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in New Delhi. #ThatsJustWrong #India #New Delhi #Tibet #Crime #Rape #Women #Nurse #Crimes against women #gang rape #hotel #Hazrat Nizamuddin area
Tibet's glaciers at their warmest in 2,000 years, shrunk 15%

Aug 14, 2014

Tibet's glaciers at their warmest in 2,000 years, shrunk 15%

The scientists urged the government to work to reduce human impact on the region's fragile environment. #China #NewsTracker #Tibet #Global warming #Glaciers #Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research
China: Prominent pro-Tibetan rights writers placed under house arrest as Kerry visits

Jul 10, 2014

China: Prominent pro-Tibetan rights writers placed under house arrest as Kerry visits

Woeser said she was detained after a US Embassy staffer telephoned to invite her to meet a US official for dinner. #World #China #US #NewsTracker #Freedom of Speech #Tibet #Tsering Woeser #John Kerry #US-China Talks #Tibetan Rights
Gene from extinct humans helped Tibetans live in high altitudes: study

Jul 03, 2014

Gene from extinct humans helped Tibetans live in high altitudes: study

Tibetans are able to live at high altitudes thanks to a gene picked up when their ancestors mated with a species of humans that went extinct, according to a new study. #Tibet #ScienceBuzz #Tibetans #Super Athlete gene #EPAS1 gene