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Family fails to get Tibetan lama's body after prison death

Chinese authorities have refused to release the body of a Tibetan lama who died in a Chinese prison, prompting a sit-in outside the prison by more than 100 Tibetans, a pro-Tibet rights group has said.

High-profile Tibetan monk dies in prison in China

A Tibetan monk who was one of China`s most prominent political prisoners has died in prison, a relative and human rights activists said on Monday, raising the prospect of an increase in resentment of the government in Tibetan regions.

Nepal denies Chinese pressure over Tibetan monk`s cremation

Nepal on Tuesday denied that it had caved in to diplomatic pressure from China by denying permission for a senior Tibetan Buddhist monk to be cremated in Kathmandu in accordance with his wishes.

Tibetan monk sets self on fire in China: Reports

The monk, 43, "committed self-immolation," in Gansu province, which has a heavy ethnic Tibetan population, state-run news service Xinhua said on a social media account.

Top Tibetan monk killed in China

A well-known Tibetan monk, who founded the first Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Europe, has been killed in southwest China`s Chengdu city.

Tibetan monk burns himself to death in Nepal

A Tibetan monk died on Tuesday after setting himself on fire at one of the holiest Buddhist shrines in Nepal, in an apparent protest against Chinese rule in Tibet.

Tibetan monk held for fabricating self-immolation

A Buddhist monk has been arrested in China for allegedly "fabricating" the suicide of a Tibetan herdsman into a case of self-immolation protesting against Chinese rule in Tibet.

Monks from India promised me iPhone, claims arrest

A Tibetan monk, who was recently arrested for abetting self-immolations, has said that he was instigated by two India-based monks who promised him an iPhone, Chinese official media claimed.

Tibetan monk under ED lens

Enforcement Directorate has seized properties worth Rs 1.68 crore acquired by a Tibetan monk here allegedly in contravention of money laundering laws, and launched a probe against him.

Tibetan monk self-immolates at French monastery

A 38-year-old British man has become the first Western Tibetan Buddhist monk to die by self-immolation at a monastery in southwestern France.

Tibetan monk self-immolates in anti-China protest

A 20-year-old Tibetan monk in western China has become the latest to set himself on fire in protest
against Chinese rule, Tibetan exiles said.

Another Tibetan monk immolates self in China

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.

Monk who self-immolated called for Dalai Lama return

Lama Sobha, also known as Sonam Wangyal, was the most
senior of 16 Tibetan clerics and former monks to have set
themselves alight in the past year.

Tibetan monk commits self-immolation in China

So far 15 monks have set themselves on fire during the last few months seeking the return of the Dalai Lama to Tibet.

Another Tibetan sets himself on fire in protest

A former Buddhist monk in Tibet has
been hospitalised after setting himself on fire.

Another Tibetan monk sets himself alight in China

A Tibetan Buddhist monk set himself
on fire on Tuesday in protest at China`s rule of the Himalayan

Tibetan monk sets himself on fire in China

Free Tibet said the man was the eighth Tibetan protester to set himself on fire this year.

US `concerned` about Tibetan monk sentence

The United States Wednesday voiced
concern about China`s 11-year sentence to a Tibetan lama over a young monk`s self-immolation and urged Beijing to address grievances in the region.

Tibetan monk who set himself on fire is cremated

Tsewang Norbu died on Monday after dousing himself with gasoline and setting himself on fire.

Tibetan monk who set himself on fire in China dies

The account shows simmering tensions in Tibet and Tibetan-inhabited regions.