China denies entry to Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims

Gangtok, Jun 24 China has refused entry to the first batch of around 50 Indian pilgrims who were scheduled to travel to Kailash Mansarovar through the Nathu La pass in Sikkim, citing damage to roads...

Jun 24, 2017 4:53 PM | Newsscroll

India takes up Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through Nathu La issue with China

New Delhi [India], June 23 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday confirmed that the pilgrims visiting Kailash Mansarovar through Nathu-la in Sikkim faced some difficulties from...

Jun 23, 2017 12:34 AM | Newsscroll

Trump urged to appoint special coordinator for Tibet

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 23 More than 35 US Congressmen have urged President Donald Trump to appoint a special coordinator for Tibet, a post that has been laying vacant for long."As members of...

Jun 23, 2017 9:06 AM | Newsscroll

US senator slams Chinese paper for 'threatening' Indian-origin

Univ Chancellor            By Lalit K Jha            Washington, Jun 23 A top US senator has slammed a Chinese newspaper for "threatening" a University in California and its...

Jun 23, 2017 8:18 AM | Newsscroll

Tibetan government releases its first animated film

Dharmshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India] June 22, :The exile Government of Tibet on Wednesday released its first ever animated film on all-time favorite fable, the Forgetful Agu Phagpa and a...

Jun 21, 2017 9:13 PM | Newsscroll

Sikkim CM extends support to Gorkhaland demand

Gangtok, Jun 22 Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling today extended his support for a separate Gorkhaland state saying it would fulfil the constitutional demand of the people of Darjeeling hills and...

Jun 22, 2017 4:52 PM | Newsscroll

Will support Nepal's efforts in safeguarding sovereignty:China

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)Kathmandu, Jun 20 China today said it will support Nepal's efforts in safeguarding its sovereignty, promised not to interfere in its internal affairs and offered to...

Jun 20, 2017 9:40 PM | Newsscroll

Two held with rare Himalayan herb Kirajadi worth Rs 18 lakh

Gopeshwar (Ukd), June 20 Two men of Nepali origin were held in Chamoli district after being found in possession of 1.25 kg of Kirajadi, a rare Himalayan herb, worth around Rs 18 lakh in the...

Jun 20, 2017 7:25 PM | Newsscroll

Mansarovar Yatra:First batch of 54 pilgrims crosses into Tibet

Pithoragarh (Ukd), June 20 Fifty four members of the first batch of Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims today crossed into Tibet from the 16,500 feet high Lipulekh pass. However, one member of the first...

Jun 20, 2017 3:14 PM | Newsscroll

China includes CPEC in scientific expedition to Tibet

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Jun 18 China has included the controversial USD 50 billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor in its second scientific expedition to the...

Jun 18, 2017 7:00 PM | Newsscroll