Lhasa (Tibet Autonomous Region)

Type: City
Name: Lhasa (Tibet Autonomous Region)
Latitude: 29.65
Longitude: 91.116669
population: 260,000
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Thailand Celebrates World Food Day With Focus On Traditional Family And Smallholders

First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Over 200 trapped in Tibet landslides

PrevBy Agencies | Posted 4 hours agoLhasa: Over 200 people and around 70 vehicles were trapped in a mountain town after landslides cut off a highway in Tibet on Saturday.Earthmovers remove rocks and mud on the scene where a landslide hit a mining area ... [Published Mid Day - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tibet Vista:The Construction of Lhasa-Shigatse Railway Was Celebrated Nationwide in China

After four years of unremitting efforts, Lhasa-Shigatse Railway, built at an extreme altitude, was officially open to passengers on August 15, 2014. “During its construction, the man-made wonder had been through many tough times. The newly-built Lhasa-Shigatse ... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Indian envoy in China working for new Kailash yatra route

BEIJING: India's ambassador to China is on a rare visit to Tibet to make preparations for the opening of a new route through Sikkim for Indian pilgrims to travel to the holy site of Kailash-Manasarovar which was agreed during last month's visit of Chinese ... [Published Economic Times - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

Sichuan-Tibet line ushers in the most beautiful season

Sichuan-Tibet Highway starts in Chengdu, Sichuan province on the east and ends at Lhasa in Tibet on the west. In autumn, the areas along the highway look like gorgeous paintings with a great variety of colors. (China News Service/Liu Junzhong) Sichuan-Tibet ... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Nepali vice president hopes for Tibet-Nepal railway

LHASA, (Xinhua) -- Nepali Vice President Parmanand Jha hopes that a new Tibetan railway can one day extend to Nepal and boost bilateral trade and tourism.“The people of Nepal are happy to note the opening of the Lhasa-Xigaze Railway, and are eager to ... [Published People's Review Nepal - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - Tibet's impoverished population down 60 pct from 2010

Tibet's impoverished population down 60 pct from 2010Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.LHASA, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- The poverty-stricken population in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will be cut by 60 percent from 2010 levels by the end of this year, ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Panchen Lama finishes Tibet tour

LHASA, (Xinhua) -- The 11th Panchen Lama, Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu, has concluded two and a half months of religious activities in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region on 30 September and returned to Beijing.Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu, one of the ... [Published People's Review Nepal - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

New aggressive “counter-terrorism” campaign expands from Xinjiang to Tibet with increased militarization of the plateau

The Communist Party leadership is increasing its emphasis on the need of political control of Tibet and its central importance for the ‘stability’ of the whole of the People’s Republic of China. An important part of this policy has been the expansion ... [Published International Campaign For Tibet - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Farewell, Peter Hopkirk, And Thank You

I write this belatedly because I was unaware until recently that a giant in my field had passed away.My thanks to Edward Lemon for bringing the sad news of the passing of Peter Hopkirk to my attention. Hopkirk died on August 22 at age 83.For me, and so ... [Published Radio Free Europe - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Thailand Set To Regain Position As World's Top Rice Exporter In 2015

By Minggu Simon LhasaBANGKOK, Oct 14 (Bernama) -- Thailand is set to regain its position as the top rice exporter in the world in 2 ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Brave Helen hits heights after horror leg injuries

A PHYSIO has put a nightmare year behind her by conquering a gruelling bike ride and taking part in a marathon.Helen Copeland, 46, spent the majority of 2013 recovering from two broken legs after falling 20ft while walking in the Peak District, which ... [Published York Press - Oct 14 2014]
Entities: Marathon, Plusnet, Himalayas

Quotes

"Innovation is the key to make this happen. Additionally, in all its forms, innovation needs to be inclusive, involving family farmers, sharing and using their knowledge so that they have ownership of the process, taking on board both the benefits and the risks and making sure that it truly responds to local contexts."
"Only those healthy and physically fit should apply to undertake the Yatra" an MEA announcement said
"China has vastly beefed up its military infrastructure in Tibet and we are only catching up. Unless we do that, China will always arm-twist us on the border and try to impose a solution on its terms" says Lt Gen JR Mukherjee, former chief of staff in India's eastern army
...The destruction "those who have originally built all religious structures must take them down, failing which the government would bring them down. It has also been ordered that retreat facilities built after Nov. 1, 2011, including houses for individual retreatants, must be torn down"

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Thailand Celebrates World Food Day With Focus O... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - 5 hours ago]
Compelling film on strategic significance of Ti... [Published International Campaign For Tibet - 9 hours ago]
Thailand Celebrates World Food Day With Focus O... [Published Bernama - 19 hours ago]
India tethered to same old defence asymmetry [Published Millennium Post - Oct 19 2014]
Over 200 trapped in Tibet landslides [Published Mid Day - Oct 19 2014]
N-CAPABLE NIRBHAY MISSILE SUCCESSFULLY TEST-FIRED [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 18 2014]
St Regis fetes Bloody Mary's 80th birthday [Published 4Hoteliers - Oct 18 2014]
Tibet Vista:The Construction of Lhasa-Shigatse ... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Oct 17 2014]
Indian envoy in China working for new Kailash y... [Published Economic Times - Oct 17 2014]
Indian envoy in China working for new Kailash y... [Published rediff.com - Oct 17 2014]
Why India is planning a new road near the China... [Published BBC - Oct 16 2014]
Sichuan-Tibet line ushers in the most beautiful... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 16 2014]
Nepali vice president hopes for Tibet-Nepal rai... [Published People's Review Nepal - Oct 16 2014]
Panchen Lama finishes Tibet tour [Published People's Review Nepal - Oct 16 2014]
Sichuan-Tibet line ushers in the most beautiful... [Published People.com.cn - Oct 16 2014]
New aggressive “counter-terrorism” campaign exp... [Published International Campaign For Tibet - Oct 16 2014]
Tibet: Buddhist Places and Symbols Targeted by ... [Published United Nations and Peoples Organisation - Oct 15 2014]
XINHUA - Tibet's impoverished population down 6... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 15 2014]
Farewell, Peter Hopkirk, And Thank You [Published Radio Free Europe - Oct 15 2014]
Tesla works with Minsheng Bank to build 200 cha... [Published Want China Times - Oct 15 2014]
Lhasa's Jokhang Temple attracts great number of... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Oct 15 2014]
Cuban artists coming to Boulder [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Oct 15 2014]
Thailand Set To Regain Position As World's Top ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Oct 14 2014]
Brave Helen hits heights after horror leg injuries [Published York Press - Oct 14 2014]
How Two Tibetan Musicians Created a Novel and F... [Published Global Voices Online - Oct 13 2014]
A Behind-the-Seams Look at Fall’s Most Fabulous... [Published Connecticut Cottages & Gardens - Oct 13 2014]
Cautious tourists [Published Global Times - Oct 13 2014]
Your Good News: Awards and Honors From Clubs & ... [Published Winter Haven News Chief - Oct 13 2014]
The Greatest Show On Earth [Published Departures Magazine - Oct 13 2014]
"Meltdown In Tibet", Countdown On An Announced ... [Published Forbes.com - Oct 13 2014]
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How Two Tibetan Musicians Created a Novel and F... [Published Global Voices Online - Oct 13 2014]
Five years in the making, solely through online communication, a unique music collaboration between a Tibetan musician in exile and a Tibetan poet inside Tibet, was finally released internationally in July 2013. The first collaboration of its kind, ...
#OccupyHongKong: “After A Hectic Week…” [Published Balloon Juice - Oct 06 2014]
A mini-library, yellow ribbon notes, and a #HongKong police shift change at #OccupyCentral pic.twitter.com/ALfTgI4KYA — SCMP VideoMoJo (@SCMPVideoMoJo) October 6, 2014 From the SCMP liveblog : After a hectic week, Occupy Central protest ...
13 Beautiful Color Palettes Inspired By NYC Gar... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Sep 25 2014]
Inspiration is everywhere. Like your stank ass trash can. Via Ciro Miguel / Flickr: sputnik57 Via Charley Lhasa / Flickr: charleylhasa Via Charley Lhasa/ Flickr: charleylhasa Via emilydickinsonridesabmx / CC BY 2.0 / Flickr: ...
Picture China: Stair Rolling, Jack Ma, Double R... [Published WSJ.com: China Real Time Report - Sep 16 2014]
The day's China news in pictures: A man exercises by rolling down a set of stairs, Jack Ma visits Hong Kong ahead of the Alibaba IPO, a double rainbow appears in the sky in Lhasa and more. ...
Chinese Takeaway: One Belt, One Road – Carnegie... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 14 2014]
As India prepares to receive Chinese President Xi Jinping next month, New Delhi must make up its mind on Beijing’s invitation to jointly build the new silk roads in inner Asia and the Indo-Pacific littoral. Since he became president in March 2013, ...
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Lhasa Limited Announces an Industry Collaborati... [Published Financial Services - May 20 2014]
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