SHOUTING INTO THE WIND

In China’s “other Tibet,” Xi Jinping is using human rights rhetoric to oppress an entire people

QZ.com
Haroon Moghul
October 1, 2015

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Six killed as 15 letter bombs explode at 13 locations in China

Times of India​
AFP |
Sep​tember​ 30, 2015

BEIJING: Six people were killed on Wednesday when 15 suspected letter bombs exploded in southern China, state media said, with blasts reported in more than (more…)

The Tibetan Argument for Autonomy

Fifty years after the creation of the Tibet Autonomous Region, it is time for Tibet to have true autonomy.

The Diplomat
Tenzin Norgay
September 30, 2015

Earlier this month, Beijing marked the (more…)

Forgotten Tibet

The Washington Times
Maura Moynihan
September 30, 2015

China ensured Washington heard nothing from the muzzled vassal state

Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s state dinner at the White House last week (more…)

China micromanages Tibet, floods it with money to woo locals

KENTUCKY.COM
Associated Press
ARITZ PARRA
September 30, 2015

LHASA, CHINA — Ji Yunpeng misses hotpot dinners with his wife and daughter back in Beijing and fights insomnia caused by the high altitude (more…)

Chinese Activists Who Made Lawyer T-Shirts Released on ‘Bail’

Radio Free Asia
September 30, 2015

Activist and businessman Huang Yongxiang in undated photo. Photo courtesy of Chen Keyun.

Activist and businessman Huang Yongxiang in undated photo.
Photo courtesy of Chen Keyun.

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China launches 20th Beidou navigation satellite

Xinhua,
September 30, 2015

China launched a new-generation satellite into orbit that will support its global navigation and positioning network at 7:13 a.m. Beijing Time Wednesday.

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Tibet bids for more flights to boost tourism

Xinhua
September 30, 2015

Tibet will encourage airlines to launch more domestic and international flights serving the southwest Chinese region to boost its pillar tourism industry, the chairman of (more…)

“We are willing to die for Tibet” says hunger striker Hrichoe

Tibet Post International
Yangchen Dolma
September 29, 2015

Indefinite Hunger Strike for Tibet in New Delhi crossed in its day 19, on <a href=(more…)

Zhou Qiang makes inspection tour in Tibet

en.chinacourt.org
September 29, 2015

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President of the Supreme People’s Court Zhou Qiang made an inspection tour in Tibet Autonomous Region from September 20 to 22. He said people’s courts of the (more…)

Tibet starts construction on prehistoric ruins park

Xinhua
September 28, 2015

Construction has started on a park at the site of ancient humans ruins in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, local authorities said Friday.

The Karub Ruins Park, (more…)

Decorated Chinese author opens up about censorship

​The Chronicle​
Claire Ballentine
September 28​, 2015​

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Chinese author Yan Lianke gave a talk (more…)

Tibet welcomes 14.3 million tourists

ETN Global Travel Industry News
September 27, 2015

BEIJING, China – Tibet in southwest China welcomed 14.3 million tourists in the first eight months of this year.

They generated 19 billion yuan (more…)