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Jan 08, 2019
Chinese military equips PLA in Tibet with mobile howitzers to boost high-altitude combat capability, claims reportAfter the recent induction of lightweight battle tank in Tibet bordering India, the Chinese military has equipped its troops stationed at the Himalayan plateau with new vehicle-mounted howitzers to improve their combat capability
Dec 13, 2018
US Senate passage of Reciprocal Access To Tibet Act was long due, step towards addressing injustice: American senatorWelcoming the Congressional passage of the Reciprocal Access To Tibet Act, a top American Senator on Wednesday said the legislation represented a strong, bipartisan step toward addressing that decades-long injustice.
Dec 06, 2018
US will oppose Chinese effort to impose its own Dalai Lama, says it should be as per Tibet's religious traditionsThe United States believes that the decision on picking the next Dalai Lama should be as per Tibet's religious traditions and that it is not a role of the state, a top Trump administration official told lawmakers.
Oct 22, 2018
Water levels have receded, no current flood threat in Arunachal Pradesh: China foreign ministry on Tibet landslideThe Indian authorities sounded a high alert in Arunachal Pradesh last week after a landslide occurred in Yarlung Tsangpo River in Tibet that enters as Siang in Arunachal Pradesh and is known as the Brahmaputra in Assam.
Oct 21, 2018
Arunachal Pradesh put on high alert fearing flash floods as Siang river overflows; 32 NDRF teams deployedArunachal Pradesh is on high alert following rising levels of the Siang river caused due to water overflowing from an artificial lake in Tibet formed after a landslide.
Sep 26, 2018
US Congress unanimously passes bill to impose visa ban on Chinese officials who deny Americans access to TibetThe US Congress passed the 'Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act', which seeks to ensure that Americans are given the same access to Tibet that Chinese citizens have to the United States.
Sep 16, 2018
Dalai Lama says he knew of sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers since 1990s, 'nothing new' in such allegationsThe Dalai Lama said Saturday that he has known about sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers since the 1990s and that such allegations are "nothing new".
Aug 10, 2018
'I apologise if I said something wrong,' says Dalai Lama after calling Jawaharlal Nehru self-centredOn Wednesday, Dalai Lama had said Nehru had a "self-centred attitude" to become India's first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad Ali Jinnah taking the top post at that time
Aug 08, 2018
Dalai Lama says 'institution of Dalai Lama' no longer politically relevant, Tibetans to decide if tradition should continueAbout the future Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader said leaders of different Buddhist traditions will discuss the matter in their annual meeting in November.
Jul 27, 2018
US Congressional panel passes crucial bill on Tibet, seeks 'unhindered access' for US officials, journalists, citizensA key Congressional committee has unanimously passed a crucial bill on Tibet under which Chinese officials responsible for discriminating against Americans who try to enter Tibet would be banned from entering the US.