Two Tibetan monks in their early twenties have reportedly set themselves on fire in protest against China`s religious and political oppression.Feb 26, 2013, 11:59 AM IST
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China is doling out subsistence
allowances to the Buddhist clergy in the restive Tibetan
A Chinese state run daily
said any defence of suicide is distortion of doctrines of
The two plotted, instigated and assisted in the
self-immolation of 16-year-old Rigzin Phuntsog.
They are being charged for intentional homicide charges
stemming from another monk`s self-immolation.
The fate of over 300 Tibetan monks are unknown since they were allegedly arrested in April.Jun 08, 2011, 22:45 PM IST