Uyghur

After Uyghur activist Dolkun Isa, India cancels visa of Tiananmen activist Lu Jinghua

After Uyghur activist Dolkun Isa, India cancels visa of Tiananmen activist Lu Jinghua

Lu Jinghua, a well-known Tiananmen Square activist, was scheduled to attend the meeting of dissidents and exiles in Himachal Pradesh.

Apr 28, 2016, 13:55 PM IST

Is China provoking India to aim at its soft belly?

Vijay Kranti/IANS

Apr 28, 2016, 10:34 AM IST

'Cancellation of dissident's visa will help Indo-China ties'

The Chinese Foreign Ministry is yet to comment on India's decision to revoke visa to Isa, a leader of World Uyghur Congress (WUC).

Apr 26, 2016, 07:59 AM IST
India denied me visa to maintain bilateral ties with China: Dolkun Isa

India denied me visa to maintain bilateral ties with China: Dolkun Isa

China considers WUC leaders as supporters of terrorism in its volatile Muslim-dominated Xinjiang province.

Apr 25, 2016, 12:41 PM IST

Uyghur hand in blasts in China and Thailand

The August 12 blast in Tianjin, China, which killed 114 people, and the blast in Bangkok, Thailand, recently, was the handiwork of Chinese separatist Uyghur groups, and which the Chinese Government has been trying to hide, suggests a revealing story published in the Brussels-based European Parliament (EP).

Aug 28, 2015, 09:37 AM IST

Thai consulate attacked in Turkey

The Thai consulate in Turkey`s Istanbul city was closed on Thursday after being attacked overnight by a group protesting Thailand`s handling of ethnic Uyghurs who fled China.

Jul 09, 2015, 17:09 PM IST

China`s jailing of man who grew beard `absurd`: Group

A six-year prison sentence reportedly given to a man in China`s mainly Muslim Xinjiang region for growing a beard was "absurd", an overseas group said Monday as accounts of the penalty disappeared online.

Mar 30, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

Uyghur acamedician denied food in jail by Chinese authorities

Chinese authorities denied food for 10 days to Uyghur intellectual Ilham Tohti who is awaiting trial after the government slapped separatism charges against him, his lawyer Wang Yu said on Friday.

Jun 27, 2014, 16:24 PM IST

Two policemen, 9 militants killed in Xinjiang attack

Two policemen and nine suspected Islamist militants were killed in a clash when rebels attacked a police station in the Uyghur-majority Xinjiang province of northwest China on Saturday.

Nov 17, 2013, 01:08 AM IST

Uyghurs urge China to disclose condition of Yasin

Amid speculations of the death of noted Uyghur writer Nurmemet Yasin, the Uyghur community living in the US asked China to release the details of his condition.

Jan 03, 2013, 10:01 AM IST