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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.
Jul 11, 2018
India, Nepal to expedite Raxaul-Kathmandu rail project, seal agreement during KP Oli's visitNepal and India have agreed to seal an agreement for preliminary engineering cum traffic survey for building a rail link that will connect Raxual in Bihar to the Nepalese capital
Jul 05, 2018
'Change Taiwan to Chinese Taipei,' Beijing tells Air India and the national carrier complies: Here's a look at whyIndia's national carrier Air India was forced to change 'Taiwan' to 'Chinese Taipei' after Chinese authorities demanded them to no longer refer to Taiwan as a separate region on their websites.
Jul 04, 2018
Commercial flights, Nepal Army chopper evacuate Kailash Manasarovar pilgrims as over 1,000 people remain to be rescuedFive commercial flights and one Nepal Army chopper operated on Wednesday, transporting 96 Indian stranded pilgrims from Simikot to Surkhet.
Jun 29, 2018
China's PLA holds high altitude drill in Tibet to test military-civilian integration; first such exercise in region since Doka La standoffChinese military stationed in Tibet has carried out a drill to test their logistics, armament support capabilities and military-civilian integration in the remote Himalayan region, official media reported in Bejing on Friday.
Jun 25, 2018
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli says China visit enhanced co-operation on rail, road connectivityA Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during Nepal PM Oli's five-day visit to China to build a strategic railway link connecting Tibet with Kathmandu through the arduous Himalayan terrain.