Dalai Lama - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Dalai Lama US reps, Dalai Lama take aim at China sore spot Tibet DHARMSALA, India (AP) — As President Donald Trump appears to be warming to China, a bipartisan group from the U.S. House of Representatives took aim Wednesday at one of Beijing's sore spots: Tibet. Rep. Nancy Pelosi accused China of using economic leverage to crush Tibetan calls for autonomy. During a meeting with Tibetans and the Dalai Lama at his main temple in the Indian ... Wed, 10 May 2017 12:36:00 GMT 2017-05-10T12:36:00Z China not amused by Dalai Lama's spot on John Oliver's show BEIJING (AP) — John Oliver won rave reviews for his "Last Week Tonight" interview showing the Dalai Lama in all his candor and wit. Beijing, however, was not amused. China's foreign ministry on Tuesday said the exiled Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader had appeared "deceptive" on the HBO show where he criticized some Chinese leaders as small minded and mocked Beijing's portra... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:42:00 GMT 2017-03-07T11:42:00Z Venezuelan art promoter, journalist Sofia Imber dies at 92 CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Sofia Imber, who turned a garage into the Caracas Museum of Contemporary Art and became one of Venezuela's most influential women journalists, died Monday in the capital. She was 92. The former director of what was once among Latin America's most important art galleries succumbed to complications due to old age, her biographer, D... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:16:00 GMT 2017-02-21T01:16:00Z The Latest: Trump changes course after denouncing protesters WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 9:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is doing a quick about-face about the protests that swept through Washington and around the world on Saturday. Trump tweeted Sunday morning that "Peaceful protests are a hallmark of our democracy." He then continue... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:50:00 GMT 2017-01-22T14:50:00Z Merkel says Germany will stick to one-China policy BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that her country, Europe's biggest economic power, won't be changing its policy on China and Taiwan after President-elect Donald Trump raised questions about the future U.S. stance. Merkel was asked Monday whether she, like Trump, would be prepared to speak to Taiwan's president and what Trump's recent co... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:55:00 GMT 2016-12-12T13:55:00Z Reports: Tibetan Buddhist monk self-immolates in west China BEIJING (AP) — A Tibetan Buddhist monk has set himself on fire in western China in what appeared to be the latest such radical protest against Beijing's rule, a U.S. government-backed radio station and rights monitoring group said. The unidentified monk set himself alight on a road outside the town of Machu in a traditionally Tibetan area of Gansu provinc... Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:34:00 GMT 2016-12-09T04:34:00Z