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Another Tibetan monk immolates self in China

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 12:42

Lobsang Gyatso, a 19-year-old monk from the Kirti monastery in Sichuan province`s Aba prefecture, set himself ablaze on Aba`s main street.

Tibetan rights group says monk set himself on fire

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 04, 2011, 10:02

A Tibetan activist group says another monk has set himself on fire to protest against China`s tight grip over Buddhist practices.

Chinese forces detain 300 Tibetan monks for a month: Report

Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2011, 13:45

The monks from Kirti monastery were taken into custody on April 21 on trucks.

Two die in Tibetan monastery crackdown: Rights group

Last Updated: Saturday, April 23, 2011, 13:00

Tibetans accuse the Chinese government of trying to dilute their culture.

China security puts Tibetan monastery on lockdown

Last Updated: Thursday, April 14, 2011, 11:15

Kirti monastery has seen recurring unrest against China rule for last 3 yrs.