China's high altitude unmanned helicopter drone for Tibet makes maiden test flight: Report

The AR500C unmanned helicopter, which has the ability to relay communication from a high altitude, could help safeguard China's southwestern borders with India in Tibet, the state-run Global Times reported.

May 25, 2020, 20:20 PM IST

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Jul 16, 2019, 08:46 AM IST

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Jul 14, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

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Jul 14, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

Any misadventure by Pakistan will be repelled with punitive response: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat

General Bipin Rawat made these remarks while addressing a seminar in New Delhi to mark the 20th year of the Kargil conflict

Jul 13, 2019, 13:57 PM IST

Dalai Lama admitted to Delhi hospital due to chest infection

Tenzin Taklha, private secretary of Dalai Lama, has said the spiritual leader is stable and would remain in hospital for the next two to three days.

Apr 09, 2019, 22:11 PM IST

In snub to China, Dalai Lama says his successor may be from India

"In future, in case you see two Dalai Lamas come, one from here, in free country, one chosen by Chinese, then nobody will trust, nobody will respect (the one chosen by China)."

Mar 19, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

China builds airports, upgrades defence in Tibet near LAC with India

China's People Liberation Army (PLA) is upgrading one of the civil airports in Gongga of Tibet. 

Feb 14, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

US President Donald Trump signs bill on Tibet into law despite China protest

The situation is worst of all for Tibetan-Americans, who are almost and always denied the right to make a pilgrimage to their ancestral land and to meet their family members there, community members said.

Dec 21, 2018, 07:52 AM IST

US to oppose China's effort to impose its own Dalai Lama on Tibetans

According to Tibetan Buddhist tradition, when the current Dalai Lama passes away, he will reincarnate as another person.

Dec 06, 2018, 18:11 PM IST

Premier Li makes unannounced visit to Tibet, claims it as 'inalienable part' of China

Li Keqiang said China is committed to supporting education of skilled workers and train more talented workers in the disputed region the country claims as its own.

Jul 29, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

China sets up unmanned weather station in Tibet for help in 'live-fire conflict' with India

This unmanned automatic weather observation station has been set up in Yumai township, in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region near the Indian border. 

Jul 18, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

China's PLA holds high altitude drill in Tibet to test military-civilian integration

An important component of the drill was the military-civilian integration strategy, a key component in Tibet where the Dalai Lama's legacy still lingers on.

Jun 29, 2018, 21:35 PM IST

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli begins 6-day China tour

China and Nepal will reach an understanding to undertake a survey and prepare a detailed project report of a Trans-Himalayan economic corridor.

Jun 19, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

China remains 'very' troubling country on religious freedom: US

Observing that Tibetan Buddhists continue to be in a very difficult situation, a top American diplomat today said that China remains a "very troubling" country on religious freedom.

May 30, 2018, 07:57 AM IST

China jails Tibetan language activist for five years, human rights bodies cry foul

Tashi Wangchuk, according to Chinese authorities, is guilty of inciting separatism. All that Wangchuk wants, however, is to preserve the Tibetan language.

May 22, 2018, 13:23 PM IST

Tibet can be in China if Beijing recognises our culture, says Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sunday said that Tibet can remain in China, only if Beijing recognised and respected the region`s distinct culture and autonomy.

Apr 23, 2018, 06:26 AM IST

To battle water shortage, China building gigantic rain-making network

The rain-making systems being placed high on Tibetan mountains could bring rainfall to an area roughly three times the size of Spain.

Mar 28, 2018, 10:07 AM IST

China's fighter jets in Tibet overcome high-altitude engine problems: Report

China's third generation fighter jets seem to have overcome their engine problems plaguing them while flying over high-altitude regions in Tibet bordering India.

Mar 16, 2018, 00:47 AM IST

Sacred Tibetan monastery catches fire, no reports of casualties

One of the most sacred locations in Tibetan Buddhism, the Jokhang Monastery in Lhasa, caught fire on Saturday but there were no reports of any casualties and the extent of the damage was unclear.

Feb 18, 2018, 07:27 AM IST