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The Dalai Lama has been hospitalised in India
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The Dalai Lama has been hospitalised in India

Apr 10th 2019, 7:38 AM 14,419 Views 34 Comments

Tibet’s spiritual leader is 83 years old.

Tourists banned from Mount Everest base camp in bid to reduce rubbish piling up
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Tourists banned from Mount Everest base camp in bid to reduce rubbish piling up

Feb 15th 2019, 4:32 PM 18,626 Views 26 Comments

The growing popularity of the mountain has lead to mounting levels of trash – and corpses.

An earthquake of 6.4 magnitude has hit Tibet
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An earthquake of 6.4 magnitude has hit Tibet

Oct 17th 2016, 10:09 AM 10,547 Views 3 Comments

The US Geological Survey said the quake hit at a depth of 25km (16 miles) about 300km (186 miles) northwest of the city of Qamdo.

Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas
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Bodies of two men found 16 years after avalanche in the Himalayas

May 2nd 2016, 2:12 PM 35,410 Views 19 Comments

Alex Lowe was regarded as the greatest climber of his generation when he died in 1999, alongside cinematographer David Bridges.

Men who killed influential British monk over 'money dispute' to be executed
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Men who killed influential British monk over 'money dispute' to be executed

Feb 1st 2016, 2:26 PM 18,610 Views 12 Comments

Akong Tulku Rinpoche was found dead with multiple stab wounds at his home in 2013.

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Dalai Lama: 'My female successor needs to be attractive, otherwise they won't be much use'

Sep 23rd 2015, 9:32 PM 21,206 Views 41 Comments

Not what you usually hear from the Buddhist monk.

Everest on speed: Summit expert will take you to the top of the world in six weeks
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Everest on speed: Summit expert will take you to the top of the world in six weeks

Aug 31st 2014, 6:30 PM 11,655 Views 15 Comments

The best way to climb Everest is to do it fast,” says Adrian Ballinger.

Obama to meet the Dalai Lama today despite stern warning from China
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Obama to meet the Dalai Lama today despite stern warning from China

Feb 21st 2014, 9:49 AM 11,264 Views 25 Comments

The meeting was only announced late last night and is being held behind closed doors.

Fire destroys 1,000-year-old Tibetan town
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Fire destroys 1,000-year-old Tibetan town

Jan 11th 2014, 10:21 AM 11,933 Views 27 Comments

Most of the houses were made of wood so the fire spread easily.

Chance of survivors "slim" in Tibet landslide search
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Chance of survivors "slim" in Tibet landslide search

Mar 30th 2013, 9:36 AM 3,867 Views 3 Comments

Rescuers have not been able to find any survivors so far following a giant landslide in Tibet, which buried 83 mine workers under two million cubic metres of earth.

Irish Tibetan community plans protest march to Chinese Embassy
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Irish Tibetan community plans protest march to Chinese Embassy

Dec 5th 2012, 7:00 PM 2,176 Views 7 Comments

The march and vigil are part of a global day of protest for Tibet on 10 December in Dublin.

Four more Tibetans set themselves alight in China
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Four more Tibetans set themselves alight in China

Nov 27th 2012, 10:58 AM 4,949 Views 18 Comments

More than 20 people in Tibet have set themselves on fire this month in protest at China’s rule.

Best mates: Prince Charles and the Dalai Lama (pics)
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Best mates: Prince Charles and the Dalai Lama (pics)

Jun 21st 2012, 4:23 PM 4,445 Views 18 Comments

But is it a case of ‘three’s a crowd’ when it comes to Camilla?

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai
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One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai

May 22nd 2012, 10:02 AM 1,342 Views 0 Comments

Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.

China denies Dalai Lama's accusations of poison plot
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China denies Dalai Lama's accusations of poison plot

May 14th 2012, 11:22 AM 1,676 Views 31 Comments

The Dalai Lama says China tried to kill him by planting poison in the hair of women who then asked him to touch their heads.

Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest
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Tibetan exile sets himself on fire at China protest

Mar 26th 2012, 10:53 AM 983 Views 11 Comments

Demonstrators took to the streets of Delhi to protest an upcoming visit by the Chinese president.

Kenny pressed on human rights issues ahead of China trip
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Kenny pressed on human rights issues ahead of China trip

Mar 23rd 2012, 6:50 AM 1,360 Views 16 Comments

It has been billed by the Government as a trade mission but should human rights issues be ignored?

Tibetan teenage monk dies after self-immolation
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Tibetan teenage monk dies after self-immolation

Mar 13th 2012, 2:58 PM 4,337 Views 15 Comments

The 18-year-old set himself alight during Saturday’s anniversary of the 1959 Tibetan uprising against Chinese rule.

Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York
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Global rallies for Tibet take place in Dublin, London and New York

Mar 10th 2012, 4:35 PM 1,450 Views 10 Comments

Protests also took place in Edinburgh, Paris, Madrid, Brisbane and other cities across the globe.

China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'
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China calls Tibetan immolators 'criminals and outcasts'

Mar 7th 2012, 9:37 AM 1,076 Views 25 Comments

Three Tibetans have set themselves on fire since Saturday in protest at China’s rule over their region.

Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest
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Teenage Tibetan nun self-immolates in latest anti-Chinese rule protest

Feb 12th 2012, 3:42 PM 4,575 Views 9 Comments

Activists say that a dozen Tibetan monks and nuns have died over the past year after setting themselves on fire in protest.

Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report
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Three Tibetan monks set themselves on fire in protest - report

Feb 5th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,325 Views 14 Comments

One man has reportedly died while two others were seriously injured in the self-immolation.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jan 22nd 2012, 7:48 PM 5,149 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: State assets, assassinations, apologies, and a glamour model turns to economics…

Explainer: Why are Tibetan monks setting themselves on fire?
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Explainer: Why are Tibetan monks setting themselves on fire?

Jan 22nd 2012, 10:00 AM 4,845 Views 19 Comments

In the past year, sixteen former Tibetan monks or nuns have died by suicide after setting themselves on fire. But why?

Two former Tibetan monks set themselves on fire
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Two former Tibetan monks set themselves on fire

Jan 8th 2012, 5:40 PM 4,147 Views 13 Comments

One man has died and another has been hospitalised after setting themselves alight in protest against Chinese control over Tibetan life and culture.

Shocking video of Tibetan nun's self-immolation 'smuggled out of China'
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Shocking video of Tibetan nun's self-immolation 'smuggled out of China'

Nov 22nd 2011, 9:06 AM 3,825 Views 8 Comments

Tibetan rights groups say the footage shows the death of Palden Choetso, who set herself on fire earlier this month.

Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China
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Eighth Tibetan man sets himself on fire in protest in China

Oct 16th 2011, 3:41 PM 426 Views 3 Comments

The 19 year old reportedly called out “Tibet needs freedom” as he set himself alight.

Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
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Tibetan monks injured in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Sep 26th 2011, 12:51 PM 435 Views 2 Comments

China’s official news agency reports that the two men suffered slight burns and are in stable condition.

50 killed in quake in India, Nepal and Tibet
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50 killed in quake in India, Nepal and Tibet

Sep 20th 2011, 10:17 AM 592 Views 0 Comments

Officials fear that the death toll will rise as landslides and communications difficulties prevent rescue workers from reaching potential survivors.

Tibetan monks jailed over immolation death
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Tibetan monks jailed over immolation death

Aug 31st 2011, 3:54 PM 465 Views 4 Comments

Three men have been convicted of intentional homicide and sentenced to between ten and 13 years in prison.

Tibetan monk dies in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule
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Tibetan monk dies in self-immolation protest over Chinese rule

Aug 15th 2011, 7:24 PM 250 Views 5 Comments

Today’s incident is the second reported self-immolation protest by a monk in Tibet this year.

New Tibetan leader sworn in as prime minister
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New Tibetan leader sworn in as prime minister

Aug 8th 2011, 2:49 PM 206 Views 0 Comments

The new head of the Tibetan government-in-exile has been sworn in, relieving the Dalai Lama of his political role.

Obama-Lama summit goes ahead but China ain't pleased
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Obama-Lama summit goes ahead but China ain't pleased

Jul 17th 2011, 1:10 PM 306 Views 2 Comments

It was an informal affair at a meeting of Tibet’s spiritual leader and the US president.

Obama-Lama meeting to go ahead despite Chinese appeals
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Obama-Lama meeting to go ahead despite Chinese appeals

Jul 16th 2011, 11:11 AM 178 Views 2 Comments

China calls on the US to withdraw the Dalai Lama’s invitation to the White House, but the meeting will go ahead.

The week in photos
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The week in photos

Jul 8th 2011, 6:51 PM 1,326 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

Dalai Lama formally gives up his political role
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Dalai Lama formally gives up his political role

May 31st 2011, 10:22 AM 205 Views 0 Comments

The 73-year-old has ceded his political and administrative powers over the exiled Tibetan community to the newly elected Prime Minister but will stay on as the Tibetan spiritual leader.

Tibetan community get new political leader
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Tibetan community get new political leader

Apr 27th 2011, 8:23 PM 403 Views 0 Comments

A Harvard legal scholar has been elected as the next prime minister of Tibet’s government-in-exile, following the relinquishing of political power by the Dalai Lama.

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

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What not to say to the Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama in his own words and pictures
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The Dalai Lama in his own words and pictures

Mar 10th 2011, 12:48 PM 875 Views 0 Comments

As the Tibetan spiritual leader talks about stepping down we select some of his best quotes.

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