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Tibetan Govt-in-exile denies publishing self-immolation guide

Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 22:24

The Tibetan government-in-exile on Thursday refuted the allegation by China`s official media that the Dalai Lama encouraged self-immolations in Tibet through a blog postings by one of its officials.

Man attempts self-immolation in anti-Sri Lanka protests

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 19:55

Forty-one-year-old Mani of Cuddalore district Monday suffered serious burn injuries after he attempted self-immolation, demanding action against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for war crimes, police said.

Man sets himself ablaze; pro-Tamil groups stage protests

Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 17:37

UNHRC is to take up the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka, man in Tamil Nadu attempted self immolation and various pro-Tamil groups protested demanding action against Sri Lankan war crimes.

US urges Tibetans to end self-immolation

Last Updated: Saturday, March 02, 2013, 08:45

The US has asked Tibetans to end the voluntary sacrifice and called on the Chinese Government to permit them to express grievances freely, publicly, peacefully and without fear of retribution.

Man sets himself on fire outside court

Last Updated: Friday, March 01, 2013, 23:02

A 22-year-old man on Friday tried to immolate himself outside a local court here claiming that his wife`s parents were not allowing her to return back to him.

China accuses Tibetan govt of publishing `Self-immolation Guide`

Last Updated: Friday, March 01, 2013, 22:19

China accused the Tibetan government-in-exile of publishing an online "Self-immolation Guide" to instigate people to join protests against its rule in Tibet.

Tibetan monks self immolate in protest against Chinese rule

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 11:59

Two Tibetan monks in their early twenties have reportedly set themselves on fire in protest against China`s religious and political oppression.

Dalit woman attempts self-immolation in MP CM`s presence

Last Updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 00:28

A Dalit woman today made an unsuccessful attempt to immolate herself at a function where Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan was present.

Tibetans to celebrate New Year amid self-immolation tensions

Last Updated: Sunday, February 10, 2013, 18:07

Tibetans braced to celebrate their traditional New Year called "Losar" on Monday amid intensified crackdown by Chinese authorities against the self immolation protests which shook the Himalayan region in recent months.

Seventy held in crackdown against self-immolation protests in Tibet

Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 18:15

Stepping up its crackdown against self-immolation protests in Tibet, China has detained 70 suspects for a string of suicides in November last year.

China finds 2 Tibetans guilty of ‘inciting people to self-immolate`

Last Updated: Friday, February 01, 2013, 11:00

A Tibetan monk has been given a suspended death sentence and his nephew 10 years in jail for inciting eight people to self-immolate.

China`s court convicts 2 Tibetans for inciting immolations

Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 13:03

A Tibetan monk was given a suspended death sentence and his nephew sent to 10 years in prison for inciting self-immolation protests against Chinese rule.