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China handpicks new governor for Tibetan Autonomous Region

30th August 2016
The reins on the Tibetan Autonomous Region have been passed from one Chinese politician to another A...Read more

Injustice and brutality: a death in Tibet

26th August 2016
Community punished for seeking the truth A major article has appeared in the Washington Post...Read more

Free Tibet billboards hit New York and London

24th August 2016
‘Land of the Unfree’ billboard will spread public awareness of the occupation in Tibet...Read more

Monks warned of severe punishments for further protests

22nd August 2016
Textbooks distributed to monasteries warn monks about disturbing “social stability”...Read more

Tibetans take to the track in Rio

17th August 2016
Two Tibetan athletes will compete this Friday and Sunday All eyes have been on Rio this summer, with...Read more

Blog: The hidden news from Tibet

15th August 2016
Today is 15 th August, so I’ll start by wishing Happy Independence Day to all our friends in India! Today is also...Read more

Monk Arrested for solo protest against Land grabs

12th August 2016
A Tibetan monk named Lobsang Sopa was arrested by police following his protest against a...Read more

Transport for London targeted in new resources campaign

11th August 2016
London's transport authority is rolling out buses from BYD, a company that extracts lithium from occupied...Read more

US State Department criticises demolitions at Larung Gar

10th August 2016
State Department also releases Tibetan-language version of human rights report on China and Tibet The...Read more

Solo protester sentenced to three years

4th August 2016
Jampel Gyatso was arrested for carrying out a protest in eastern Tibet last year A Tibetan monk has...Read more

Blog: Tibetans! Do we really need a community?

3rd August 2016
Here in the UK we all lead such fast paced and busy lives. Is there really any space to fit in a Tibetan community?...Read more

Niece of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche gives first press conference after reaching India

1st August 2016
Nyima Lhamo spoke about her late uncle and her escape from Tibet The niece of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche...Read more

Former prisoner and torture victim released after being re-arrested

28th July 2016
Lodoe Gyatso had already spent more than 20 years in prison and been tortured before his arrest in May this...Read more

Tibetan sentenced to “murder” after self-immolation protest is released from prison

26th July 2016
Gurgon was imprisoned following a self-immolation protest in 2013. Two other Tibetans arrested after the...Read more

Niece of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche reaches India

25th July 2016
Tenzin Delek's niece, Nyima Lhamo, and her mother, Dolkar Lhamo, were briefly detained after the Rinpoche...Read more

Demolitions begin at Larung Gar

21st July 2016
And in Ngaba a mother of two is arrested after a solo protest Demolition work has begun at Larung Gar...Read more

Khenpo Kartse released – but under supervision

19th July 2016
High-profile Tibetan political prisoner released On 4 June, Tibetan abbot and teacher...Read more

China's Panchen Lama to conduct Buddhist ceremony in Tibet

14th July 2016
The planned ceremony indicates increased responsibility and profile for China's handpicked Panchen Lama...Read more

Free Tibet targets exploitation of lithium in Tibet

13th July 2016
Video and briefing explain how Chinese extraction harms Tibet Free Tibet's new animated video and...Read more

Remembering Tenzin Delek Rinpoche

12th July 2016
One year after death of highly respected political prisoner On 12 July 2015, Tenzin Delek Rinpoche,...Read more

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