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Tibetans defy China's new regime

16th November 2012
Protests continue as restrictions in Tibet tighten A 23-year-old woman, Tingzin Dolma, set fire to...Read more

Intercontinental backs occupied hotel on Twitter

15th November 2012
Defending the indefensible in 140 characters The UK company planning to operate a 2,000 room luxury...Read more

Emotional tribute by protester's father

13th November 2012
Ban on Dalai Lama’s picture triggered protest The father of...Read more

Escalation of Tibetan protests continues

12th November 2012
Young Tibetan sets fire to himself during prayer ceremony A Tibetan man in his mid-20s set fire to...Read more

Military gather in Tibetan capital

9th November 2012
Propaganda broadcast of soliders in Lhasa New video reveals an intimidating show of force by China in...Read more

Massive gathering of Tibetan students

9th November 2012
Thousands gathered in a protest earlier today. Between 4 and 5,000 young people marched through the...Read more

China mobilises paramilitary to suppress Tibetan protest

8th November 2012
Armed police have been mobilised to suppress protestersRead more

15-year-old boy dies in first triple self-immolation

7th November 2012
Youngest ever self-immolation protester Three teenaged monks, have set themselves on fire outside a...Read more

Tibetan mother sets fire to herself

7th November 2012
Young mother is latest to protest A 23-year-old Tibetan woman, Tamdin Tso, set fire to herself today...Read more

Drango monks sentenced

6th November 2012
News emerges of court ruling The five monks from Drango who were disappeared earlier this year have...Read more

Monk disappeared for political activities

5th November 2012
Jampa had previously been interrogated by police many times The wellbeing and whereabouts of a Machu...Read more

Latest protest brings thousands to the streets

4th November 2012
Father of two is latest to set himself on fire Thousands of Tibetans gathered today to honour the...Read more

UN boss gets tough on China

2nd November 2012
Human Rights Commissioner calls for change in Tibet The United Nations High Commissioner for Human...Read more

Cousins call for freedom as they set themselves on fire

27th October 2012
There have been seven self-immolations across a wide area of Tibet this week.Read more

Cash rewards for informants

26th October 2012
Latest attempt to divide Tibetans The Chinese Police has issued notices offering large sums of money...Read more

Fourth Tibetan this week sets himself on fire

26th October 2012
Protests in Sangchu County are escalating A 24-year-old man has become the fourth Tibetan to set...Read more

I'll be there for you

24th October 2012
Chinese friends... the new approach to control A friend who calls on you offering support, asking...Read more

Tensions rise in Labrang

23rd October 2012
Second self-immolation protest in as many days A second Tibetan man has set himself on fire in...Read more

Tibetan sets fire to himself at Labrang

22nd October 2012
Latest protest at monastery renowned for resistance A Tibetan in his 50s called Dhondup set fire to...Read more

Another Tibetan sets himself on fire

20th October 2012
27-year-old father of two dies in latest protest A Tibetan man set himself on fire and died today in...Read more