Sino-EU ties hijacked by Tibet issue

  • Thu, 03/26/2009 - 12:00

This month, the European Union (EU) parliament passed a resolution on the Tibet issue, urging the Chinese government to resume dialogue with the Tibetan spiritual leader in exile, the Dalai Lama, for "real autonomy for Tibet".

China may block Dalai's world travel

  • Wed, 03/25/2009 - 12:00

China indicated on Wednesday it is going to build on its first major success in creating hurdles against Dalai Lama’s foreign visits.

China, Tibet and the dialogue of the deaf

  • Wed, 03/25/2009 - 12:00

Is it possible to be 'neutral' over the issue of Tibet? Probably not, but if for sake of argument, it were possible then a 'neutral' person might wonder why it is this issue which causes so much friction between China and the outside world.

Large protests by Tibetans in western China

  • Mon, 03/23/2009 - 12:00

The protests near the Rabgya Monastery in a Tibetan enclave of Qinghai province are triggered by reports of a monk's suicide in police custody.

China's New Offensive on Tibet

  • Mon, 03/23/2009 - 12:00

China's new offensive on Tibet may demand a different strategy in reply, writes Tibet scholar Warren Smith.

Bomb thrown at China government office: report

  • Mon, 03/16/2009 - 12:00

A government office in an ethnic Tibetan part of China's southwestern province of Sichuan was hit by a bomb early on Monday but no casualties were reported, the official Xinhua news agency said.

Tibet Cabinet Says Talks With China Are Welcome

  • Mon, 03/16/2009 - 12:00

The Tibetan government in exile in India said over the weekend that it welcomed further talks with China over policies in Tibet, but reiterated that it was still seeking autonomy for Tibetans as outlined in the Chinese Constitution.

Tibet Atrocities Dot Official China History

  • Fri, 03/13/2009 - 12:00

Gone from Tibet are the shackled slaves, the thumbscrews and the scorpion pits that awaited serfs who defied their masters. Gone, too, is the Dalai Lama, that “jackal clad in Buddhist monk’s robes,” who fled to India 50 years ago this week during an uprising that China claims was aimed at preserving his feudalistic rule.

China's West Bank

  • Wed, 03/11/2009 - 12:00

Even as it tightens control over the fraught Tibetan region, China is losing its grip.

Canada concerned about human rights in China, Tibet

  • Tue, 03/10/2009 - 12:00

On Tuesday's 50th anniversary of the Tibetan uprising, the Dalai Lama called the Chinese control of his former homeland "hell on earth."