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Indian Police Charge a Tibetan Spiritual Leader Karmapa with Financial Conspiracy

Indian Police Charge a Tibetan Spiritual Leader Karmapa with Financial Conspiracy | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
The waiting room in the Tibetan Buddhist monastery in northern India is unremarkable, save for the small signs pasted on the wall: “Kindly do not make any offerings in foreign currency.
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Tibet nun burns herself to death

Tibet nun burns herself to death | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Tibetan Buddhist nun dies after setting herself on fire in the latest in a series of similar incidents in south-west China.
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Tibetan protesters arrested in Nepal

Tibetan protesters arrested in Nepal | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Dozens of Tibetan protesters have been arrested in Nepal as they held a prayer meeting.
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China’s Latest Bid To Flex Its Regional Muscle And Intimidate Tibet

China’s Latest Bid To Flex Its Regional Muscle And Intimidate Tibet | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it

Kathmandu—After four prime ministers in four years, Nepal might finally be entering a period of stability. On November 1, Nepalese politicians reached a deal on demobilizing nearly 20,000 Maoist fighters who have been in limbo since a 2006 peace agreement ended the ten year insurgency. A second priority, drafting a constitution, may now also be within reach thanks to a compromise on power sharing among the major political parties.

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Tibetans press US on immolations

Tibetans press US on immolations | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Tibetan exile leader Lobsang Sangay urges US politicians to ask China for access to areas where monks have been setting alight to themselves.
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