Burning monks in Tibet: Self-immolations continue unabated in China - Breaking News Allvoices

News Stories Related To: Burning monks in Tibet: Self-immolations continue unabated in China

Beijing : China | over 1 year ago  
The wave of self-immolation continues in Tibet amid the Chinese government’s reluctance to address the grievances of Tibetans. According to reports, more than 90 citizens...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
  • Read full report
   Reach     Credibility Credibility of 5
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Related news stories

  • Prayers, peaceful marches Monday for Tibet

      NewKerala | over 1 year ago
    From prayers to peaceful marches to appeals to the United Nations (UN), a number of events have been lined up by the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) Monday to express solidarity with the self-immolators in Tibet, an official said here Saturday...
  • Breaking: Tibetan monk passes away in latest self-immolation protest

      Phayul | over 1 year ago
    The alarming escalation in self-immolation protests continues in Tibet with another Tibetan setting himself on fire protesting China's continued occupation of Tibet. In fresh reports coming out of Tibet, Kunchok Phelgye, a 24-year-old-monk from the...
  • China calls US Tibet remarks 'disgusting'

      The Guardian | over 1 year ago
    Reuters in Beijing Tibetan Buddhist monks and members of the Tibetan Youth Congress at a protest last month against China's policies in Tibet. Photograph: Diptendu Dutta/AFP/Getty Images China 's foreign ministry has lambasted the US in exceptionally...
  • China blasts US accusation on Tibet

      Fox News | over 1 year ago
    China has blasted a statement by a U.S. undersecretary of state accusing Beijing of responding to self-immolations by Tibetans with tightened controls on their freedom of religion, expression and assembly. Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues Maria...
  • Tibet receives record number of tourists

      Chinadaily | over 1 year ago
    Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region has received a record 10 million domestic and foreign tourists so far this year, tourism authorities said Friday. As of Nov 30, the total number of tourists visiting the region had surged 22.6 percent year on...
  • Taiwanese lawmakers pass resolution to invite the Dalai Lama

      Phayul | over 1 year ago
    Following Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affair's recent decision to refuse a visa to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the country's Internal Administration Committee on Thursday passed a resolution to invite the Tibetan spiritual leader to visit Taiwan.
  • China to charge those ‘inciting' Tibet self-immolations with murder

      Phayul | over 1 year ago
    In a further hardening of stance on the ongoing wave of self-immolations in Tibet, China will now charge anyone caught aiding or inciting Tibetan self-immolations with murder. The state run Gannan Daily on Wednesday cited a joint legal opinion issued...
  • US asks China to initiate unconditional talks with Dalai Lama

      Zee News | over 1 year ago
    29 Washington: Expressing deep concern over the increasing number of self-immolations by Tibetans, the US on Thursday asked China to initiate unconditional talks with the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama. "We call on the Chinese government to...
  • Portraits of the plateau

      Chinadaily | over 1 year ago
    Nearly every print, watercolor and sketch Wu has created since 1980 has been completed in a Tibetan herder's tent, in the middle of a local market or on the sidelines of horse races. "In my eyes, the Tibetan herders are the most beautiful humans on...
  • Tibetan PM in exile launches new video on self-immolation

      NewKerala | over 1 year ago
    Dr Sangay said this while addressing a press conference here today after launching a new video on self-immolation, a microsite, and Facebook page to mobilise the international community which must not remain an idle bystander. He said his call for...
  • Tips from the Dalai Lama's doctor

      CNN | over 1 year ago
    Tibetan doctors think we get sick when our physical, psychological and spiritual well-being are out of balance. Atlanta (CNN) -- A young girl bravely stood to ask the Dalai Lama's doctor a question, and he gave her an unusual answer. Dr. Tsewang...
  • ‘Don't remain idle bystanders, support Tibet,” Sikyong Sangay appeals at ...

      Phayul | over 1 year ago
    The Dharamshala based Central Tibetan Administration today launched a barrage of new initiatives as a precursor to the 2013 Solidarity with Tibet Campaign' year as earlier announced. Addressing a press conference here, Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay, the...
  • Tibetan writer Dolma Kyab awarded by Chinese writers' group

      Phayul | over 1 year ago
    A Tibetan writer serving a ten and half year term has been awarded the Liu Xiaobo Courage to Write Award 2012' by the Independent Chinese PEN Centre, an official affiliate of International PEN, the global association of writers dedicated to freedom...
  • IHT Rendezvous: Tibet's Desperate Toll Keeps Climbing

      The New York Times | over 1 year ago
    Strdel/Agence France-Presse Getty Images Jamphel Yeshi, 27, a Tibetan exile, burned himself to death in March. What pushes them to do it, these desperate Tibetans, more than 90 of them, dozens in recent days and another one on Monday, the ones...
  • World Briefing | Asia: China: Tibetan Monk Kills Himself in Fiery Protest

      International Herald Tribune | over 1 year ago
    Tibetan Monk Kills Himself in Fiery Protest Published: December 4, 2012 A monk in a Tibetan region of western China killed himself by setting himself on fire Monday evening to protest Chinese rule, Free Tibet, an advocacy group based in London, said...
  • Last words of Sangay Dolma, Tibetan nun who set fire to herself in protest: ...

      Mail Online UK | over 1 year ago
    Since March 2011, around 90 people are known to have set themselves on fire in protest against the Chinese occupation of Tibet...This wave of self-immolations reveal the desperation among Tibet's youth after 60 years under Beijing's thumb and...

Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.