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Chinese police have detained a religious teacher and fellow monks in the Chamdo prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region after accusing them of sponsoring special prayers for exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, according to Tibetan sources.
A previously unnamed Tibetan nun who set herself on fire Saturday to protest Chinese rule in a Tibetan county in Sichuan province has now been identified, but her condition remains unknown, Tibetan sources in the region and in exile said Monday.
Three Tibetans detained last year on suspicion of involvement in activities challenging Chinese rule have been handed long terms in jail, with their families only recently learning of their fate, according to sources in the region and in exile.
Chinese authorities have detained six Tibetan monks on suspicion of activities challenging Beijing’s rule amid a continuing security crackdown in a restive county in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR), according to sources.
Chinese authorities have detained two monks in connection with the painting of Tibetan independence slogans on boulders amid a crackdown in a restive county in the Tibet Autonomous Region, and have tightened controls on monasteries in neighboring Qinghai province, according to sources.
BEIJING, April 23,2014-- Nearly 60 percent of monitored areas of China had "very poor" or "relatively poor" underground water quality last year, a new report showed on Tuesday.
Two employees of a non-government labor organization supporting thousands of striking workers in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong were being held in an undisclosed location on Wednesday after being summoned by state security police for questioning, their colleagues said.
A former inmate of a notorious labor camp in China has escaped from house arrest following her release from criminal detention, vowing to continue her lawsuit against the authorities about her treatment at the facility.
Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang are investigating the brutal beating of five urban management officials by an angry crowd after reports said the officials beat a citizen journalist to death, sparking violent protests and clashes with police over the weekend.
Chinese authorities have at the last minute blocked a move to hold a traditional Tibetan language competition in a Tibetan-populated county in Sichuan province, citing concerns over the “political implications” of the event, sources said.