Hundreds of Tibetans living in northeast India assembled in Guwahati on the international human rights day to raise their voices against the rampant violation of rights in Tibet by Chinese authority.
11:58 Dec 12, 2012
Officials Warn Tibetans Not to Gather At Cremations. It is sending the wrong message.
12:07 Nov 20, 2012
Harrowing images emerged yesterday (October 23) of the self-immolation of Dorje Rinchen in the main street in Labrang (Chinese: Xiahe), a day after the self-immolation at Labrang monastery of Dhondup.
12:16 Oct 25, 2012
Labrang Tashikyil monastery is one of the great monasteries in the Gelugpa tradition and one of the most important centers of Tibetan religious culture in Tibet.
10:13 Oct 23, 2012
A young mother of two called Dolkar Kyi set fire to herself and died today near Tsoe Gaden Choeling monastery in Kanlho (Chinese: Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture) in Gansu Province (the Tibetan area of Amdo).
12:32 Aug 8, 2012
Two young Tibetan men set fire to themselves outside one of Tibet's holiest shrines, the Jokhang Temple, in the first self-immolation in Lhasa.
20:34 May 29, 2012
Annette Lantos, wife of the late Congressman Tom Lantos, has written a letter to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) defending Voice of America China broadcasts in Tibetan and Cantonese.
15:36 Apr 16, 2012
Hollywood star John Savage of the film 'The Deer Hunter' launches here yet another powerful performance concerning social justice- this time, in South Africa with his new film titled 'A Small Town Called Descent.'
08:06 Mar 24, 2012
In March 1959, the revolt against the Chinese presence in Tibet that had begun in eastern Tibet and reached to Lhasa, Tibet's capital, erupted in a popular uprising.
13:07 Mar 11, 2012
What is the UN doing? In 2008, Louise Harbour, UN High Commissioner for Human rights voiced concerns about tensions in Tibet but what is happening now? Can we not do anything to protect a population against torture, repression and violence?
19:24 Feb 11, 2012
Tibetan student killed, several injured, after police open fire in Ngaba; news of two more prayer vigils for New Year
13:09 Jan 28, 2012
Tibetans before trade: Harper must convey Canada's deep concern over escalating violence
16:51 Jan 26, 2012
There has been an escalation of tensions in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) today after the violent actions of police towards a Tibetan who set himself on fire led to armed police shooting into a crowd.
18:00 Jan 15, 2012
In a separate incident not linked to events in Achok over the past few days, a Tibetan man called Chonjor from Achok was beaten to death by police after he was stopped for driving a motorbike in Labrang.
05:57 Jan 13, 2012
According to one source, the treatment of the Tibetan, who has been named as Chonjor, was particularly severe because police suspected him of being someone else, although further details are not known.
14:51 Dec 16, 2011
Tibet is virtually an island in the sky, so vast that it impacts global wind circulation, draws the Asian monsoons deep inland, and is even affecting storm tracks of the north Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
17:29 Dec 9, 2011
Reports are reaching ICT from exile Tibetans in India about the self-immolation of a former monk in his forties in Chamdo (Chinese: Changdu or Qamdo) prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region today (December 1).
17:00 Dec 2, 2011
A Tibetan nun called Palden Choetso set fire to herself yesterday (November 3) in Kardze (Chinese: Ganzi) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Sichuan, the Tibetan area of Kham.
05:10 Nov 6, 2011
The United States also urged the Chinese leaders to address counterproductive policies in Tibetan areas that have created tensions; and to protect Tibet's unique religious, cultural, and linguistic identity.
19:18 Oct 20, 2011
The Chinese state media reported the self-immolation in a Xinhua report on October 8, saying that two Tibetans were 'slightly injured' after a 'self-immolation attempt' in Ngaba (Chinese: Aba) Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan (th
14:53 Oct 12, 2011