A highly probable scenario for the 15th Dalai Lama is that there will be two of them: one boy recognised inside China with Beijing's blessings, another somewhere in exile. It will wreck all hopes for reconciliation
The Maoists are not blame-free. They lacked caution and patience. They had the option of avoiding this debacle. But now, the big powers in the neighbourhood need to resist the temptation to meddle into the internal affairs of Nepal and let the variou
What makes China so sensitive when it comes to the Tibet question? How does one explain its almost paranoid state? The answer lies in a mix of strategic location of Tibet, regime type and, most importantly, modern Chinese nationalism.