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New Tibetan PM Vows to Continue Pressing China on Autonomy

The new Tibetan Prime Minister will assume office on Monday and Lobsang Sangay has given more indication on his position versus the Chinese government.
August 7, 2011 6:24 PM

China Hopes to Bolster the Credentials of a Handpicked Lama

In 1995, the Dalai Lama selected a young boy as the reincarnation of the Panchen Lama, the second highest monk in Tibetan Buddhism. The same year,
August 6, 2011 7:01 PM

China’s Panchen Lama Visits Earthquake Zone: State Media

The man selected by Beijing to be the Panchen Lama has visited the Qinghai earthquake zone to lead prayer services for residents. From AFP: The visit
May 14, 2010 11:13 AM