Archivio per dicembre, 2012

Tibetan writer Dolma Kyab awarded by Chinese writers’ group

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet A Tibetan writer serving a ten and half year term has been awarded the ‘Liu Xiaobo Courage to Write Award’ by the Independent Chinese PEN Centre, an official affiliate of PEN, the global association of writers dedicated to freedom of expression fonte phayul.com

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Kunchok Kyab passes away, Self-immolation death toll reaches 76

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet Adding to the growing death toll in Tibet’s self-immolation protests, another Tibetan self-immolator passed away in a Chinese hospital, days after he set himself on fire protesting China’s continued occupation of Tibet. fonte phayul.com

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Breaking: Self-immolations continue in Tibet, Monk burns self to death in latest protest

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet In confirmed reports coming out of Tibet, yet another Tibetan set himself on fire today in Golog region of eastern Tibet in an apparent protest against China’s continued occupation of Tibet. Lobsang Gendun, a 29-year-old Tibetan monk fonte phayul.com

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Breaking: Tibet continues to burn, Tibetan man self-immolates

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet The wave of fiery protests inside Tibet continues unabated with reports of another self-immolation protest today in Bora region of Sangchu region in eastern Tibet. A young Tibetan man, identified as Sungdue Kyab, set himself ablaze in Bora town of Sangchu, eastern Tibet. fonte phayul.com

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Tibetan self-immolator Sungdue Kyab kept in a fortified hospital

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet The condition of Tibetan self-immolator Sungdue Kyab remains unknown two days after he set himself on fire near a monastery in Bora, eastern Tibet protesting China’s continued occupation of Tibet. Although details were scanty following fonte phayul.com

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A month after his meeting PM Cameron barred ministers from meeting the Dalai Lama

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet Revelations by a senior British member of parliament has shed light on a “blanket prohibition” that 10 Downing Street had thrown on its ministers on meeting the Dalai Lama during his UK visit this June. fonte phayul.com

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Breaking: Tibet self-immolation toll reaches 90, Fears over major protests in Barkham

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet In reports just in, a Tibetan man today set himself on fire in Shagdom region on Ngaba, eastern Tibet in an apparent protest against China’s occupation of Tibet. The situation in the region is being described as ‘very tense’ with fears over eruption of major protests fonte phayul.com

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Top US official meets families of Tibetan self-immolators

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet Family members of three Tibetans who set themselves on fire in protest against China’s rule met with a top US official who expressed Washington’s grave concern over the critical situation in Tibet. The assistant secretary of state for democracy, human rights and labor, Michael Posner fonte phayul.com

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Participates in World Compassion Day in Mumbai to Promote Animal Welfare

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet Mumbai, India, 28 November 2012 – Early morning fog delayed His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s flight from Bangalore to Mumbai this morning, but on arrival in India’s bustling commercial capital the weather was clear and warm. A short drive brought him to his hotel, where he was welcomed by the proprietor Capt. Krishnan Nair […]

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Court says SA govt ‘unreasonable delayed’ visa to the Dalai Lama

dic 16, 2012 No Commenti da

Tweet A court in South Africa on Thursday ruled that government officials “unreasonably delayed” a decision whether to grant His Holiness the Dalai Lama a visa last year, largely out of fears of angering the Chinese government. fonte phayul.com

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