Risk of deadly traffic jams on the slopes of Mount Everest grows along with number of climbers

Huang Jingjing 
May 18, 2017

The number of climbers trying to scale the world’s tallest mountain will be higher than ever this year
○ Deadly traffic jams will likely (more…)

Ethnic Official Dedicated to Poverty Alleviation

Liu Shangjun
May 18, 2017
 

Ethnic Official Dedicated to Poverty Alleviation
Ciwang Zhuoma [Youth.cn]

An ethnic minority official from Naqu County in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous (more…)

Teenaged Tibetan Self-Immolator’s Parents Again Detained

May 18, 2017
Bora monastery in Gansu province is shown in an undated photo.

Bora monastery in Gansu province is shown in an undated photo.
Authorities in northwestern China’s Gansu province have detained the parents of a Tibetan self-immolation (more…)

Lie detector test used to evaluate government officials in Tibetan area of China

Hindustan Times
May 17, 2017

Local government officials of a Tibetan region in China’s Sichuan province were made to take a lie detector test to prove their loyalty to the (more…)

Another Tibetan teenager reportedly self immolates in eastern Tibet

Molly Lortie

May 15, 2017

Dharamshala — Radio Free Asia (RFA) has reported that a 16-year old student from Gansu in eastern Tibet set himself on fire in protest of Chinese rule on May 2nd.

According (more…)

4 tons of garbage collected in China’s Everest cleanup

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  • THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
  • MAY 11, 2017
 
The Associated Press
In this Monday, May 8, 2017 photo released by Xinhua News Agency, people collect garbage at the north (more…)

China tests lunar-like environment as it eyes moon mission

May 11, 2017
PanARMENIAN.Net – Chinese students will live in a laboratory simulating a lunar-like environment for up to 200 days as Beijing prepares (more…)

C​hina says it will elect the next Dalai Lama​ by draw of lots from Lhasa Temple’s sacred urn

​April 11, 2017
Beijing: China on Wednesday said it will select the next highest monk of Tibetan Buddhism through the traditional way of drawing lots from (more…)

Tibetan Self-Immolator’s Family Harassed, Visitors Restricted

rfa,org
May10, 2017
Bora monastery in Gansu province is shown in an undated photo.

Bora monastery in Gansu province is shown in an undated photo.
Authorities in northwestern China’s Gansu province have imposed restrictions on the family of a Tibetan self-immolation (more…)

China releases 2 prominent rights lawyers after 22 months

China has released two prominent human rights lawyers detained nearly two years ago, after they allegedly confessed (more…)