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Religion Dalai Lama

  • XIAMEN, China, Sept 5- China wants to put its relationship with India on the "right track", President Xi Jinping told Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, as the two countries sought to mend ties damaged by a recent tense Himalayan border standoff. "China is willing to work with India... to increase political trust, advance mutually beneficial cooperation and...

  • BEIJING/ NEW DELHI, Aug 30- China on Wednesday sought to cast its strained ties with India in a positive light ahead of a likely meeting next week between President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi following their most serious military confrontation in decades. "There is huge potential for cooperation between China and India," Wang added, without...

  • BEIJING, Aug 30- Asian giants China and India have great potential for cooperation, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday, seeking to cast the neighbours' difficult ties in a positive light ahead of a visit next week by India's prime minister. "There is huge potential for cooperation between China and India," Wang added, without giving details.

  • BEIJING, Aug 3- The Grammys is looking to break into China, but it will have to do so without the help of some of its top stars- Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga among others- after it pledged to bring only well-behaved artists to meet Chinese censors' demands. Lady Gaga, plus Bjork and Bon Jovi, are blocked in China after they met or expressed support for the exiled Tibetan...

  • BEIJING, Aug 3- The Grammys is looking to break into China, but it will have to do so without the help of some of its top stars- Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga among others- after it pledged to bring only well-behaved artists to meet Chinese censors' demands. Lady Gaga, plus Bjork and Bon Jovi, are blocked in China after they met or expressed support for the exiled Tibetan...

  • BERLIN- German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny. TOKYO- Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg visits Japan and meets with Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda. **BAMAKO/ DAKAR- German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle visits Mali and Senegal.

  • BEIJING-- Police in a heavily Tibetan region of far west China are offering tipsters a reward of $7,700 for information about planned self-immolations in a bid to stem a tide of fiery protests against Chinese rule.

  • MIAMI - OCTOBER 26: Dalai Lama, Tenzen Gyatso speaks on The Quest for Happiness in Challenging Times at Bank United Center on October 26, 2010 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)

    The Dalai Lama said on Thursday he would step down as Tibet's political leader, a move seen as transforming the government-in-exile into a more assertive and democratic body in the face of Chinese pressure.