Tibetan Man Detained For Sharing Photos, Relatives Fear Torture

A Tibetan man detained in March for sharing photos on social media ahead of a sensitive political anniversary has been held incommunicado ever since,...

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‘Chilling message’: Hong Kong refuses to explain FT journalist visa denial

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Refugee author arrives in New Zealand after six years in Australian detention

An asylum seeker who won Australia's richest literary prizes while being detained by the country has been granted entry to New Zealand. Behrouz Boochani spent over six years...

Morales warns Bolivian leaders not to ‘stain themselves with blood’ as protesters take to the streets CNN Digital Expansion Shoot, Joshua Berlinger

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales has warned government officials not to "stain themselves with the blood of the people," after his supporters took to the streets...

A tourist and a giraffe were killed in tragic car accident in a South African park

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Italian council is flooded immediately after rejecting measures on climate change

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Venice was suffering over-tourism, an aging population and sinking foundations. Then the floods came

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41 migrants found alive in back of truck in Greece

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Tibetan Man Detained For Sharing Photos, Relatives Fear Torture

A Tibetan man detained in March for sharing photos on social media ahead of a sensitive political anniversary has been held incommunicado ever since,...

Yellowstone in Tibet: China designs new national park system

There's a building boom on the Tibetan plateau, one of the world's last remote places. Mountains long crowned by garlands of fluttering prayer flags...

Tibetan Monks to perform chants and dances at Quay Arts

THE Tibetan Monks in Exile will be visiting the Quay Arts Centre in Newport on November 16 — the final stop of their UK...

Tibetan Man Not Heard From Since Detention Last Month by Chinese Police

A Tibetan man detained by Chinese police in early October on unknown charges has not been heard from since his arrest and has now...

Car bomb explosion kills at least 13 in northern Syria

At least 13 people were killed, and many others injured in a car bomb explosion in a northern Syrian town that Turkey took control...