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  • Border standoff: India talks tough, cancels media dialogue with China

    Zee Media Bureau New Delhi: Amidst the standoff in Chumar area of Ladakh, India on Monday decided to withdraw clearances for Chinese editors who were scheduled to arrive here this week for a media exchange with Indian journalists. The tough decision taken by the government led by Narendra Modi comes a day after Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) pitched seven tents well within […]

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  • Tibetan PM speaks to Times Now over Xi’s Visit

    [TIMES NOW] DHARAMSHALA: Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinpings visit to India, members of the Tibetan community protest in the national capital. The head of the Tibetan government in exile, Lobsang Sangay spoke to TIMES NOW and said that Tibet have been victims for 50 years. Sangay also added that the Tibetan narrative and experience […]

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  • India ‘illustrious example’ of religious harmony: Dalai Lama

    [PTI] A group photo of the delegates to ‘A Meeting of Diverse Spiritual Traditions in India’ convened by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in New Delhi, India on September 20, 2014. Photo/Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL NEW DELHI: The Dalai Lama on Saturday offered India as a model of religious harmony and asked the heads of all the faiths […]

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  • Modi can expect no quarter from Xi Jinping; China respects only power

    [First Post] by R Jagannathan  Narendra Modi‘s spirited efforts to bring up the Ladakh border incursions with Chinese President Xi Jinping is unlikely to make much of a difference to what the Chinese have been doing so far – and will continue to do in future. When Modi said we need an understanding to maintain peace […]

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  • Taiwan Community University Introduces Course on Tibet

    Course on Tibet at Taiwan Community college. Taipei, Taiwan: In what is unprecendented in Taiwan, Yungho Community University based in New Taipei City has in its new semester introduced a course on Tibetan history, religion and culture. The course entailing a weekly three-hour-long class for the next 18 weeks has attracted the largest number of […]

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  • Will Modi talk Tibet?

    By Jagdish N. Singh, Asian Age Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his historic meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday afternoon in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. As per schedule, Mr Modi took Mr Xi on a tour of Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati ashram. While Mr Xi was visiting the site from where the Mahatma started his famous […]

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