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WTN Archives: April, 2001

Sunday, April 1

1. Taiwan Faithful Greet Dalai Lama
2. Dalai Lama Wants to Preach Buddhism in China
3. Dalai Lama greeted by Taiwan supporters, protesters
4. DALAI LAMA ARRIVES IN TAIWAN
5. Detained in China

Monday, April 2

1. Dalai Lama Urges Taiwan Resilience
2. Dalai Lama Meets Ex-Taiwan Activist
3. China Says Dalai Lama Using Buddhism "Guise" to Split China
4. Dalai Lama's host avoids politics
5. Dalai Lama meets Tibetans in Taiwan
6. Dalai Lama says love and compassion needed in new millennium
7. China keeps up attacks on Dalai Lama
8. Opinion: Purpose of Dalai's Taiwan Trip Questionable

Tuesday, April 3

1. Spiritual superstar
2. Dalai Lama takes China to task over treatment of Tibet
3. Reception underscores change
4. Taiwan to Improve Ties With Tibetan Government-in-exile, Mongolia
5. The Dalai Lama's trip isn't about Beijing
6. Tibetan-Han Marriages Becoming Common in Lhasa

Wednesday, April 4

1. Kuomintang Chairman Holds Talks With Dalai Lama
2. DALAI LAMA MEETS WITH PFP CHAIRMAN
3. Dalai Lama meets Taiwan opposition leader
4. DALAI LAMA LAUDS DEMOCRATIC ACHIEVEMENT OF ROC PRESIDENT
5. Taiwanese need more self-confidence, says Dalai Lama
6. DALAI LAMA PREACHES BUDDHA'S TEACHINGS
7. Nepalese teenager heads for Tibet for Everest record attempt
8. US ambassador's wife in trouble over possession of shahtoosh shawl

Thursday, April 5

1. Leaked Document Reveals Detailed Chinese PR Campaign Against Dalai Lama
2. Dalai Lama Meets With Taiwan Leader
3. Taiwanese leader praises Dalai Lama's pursuit of democracy
4. Taiwan hails Dalai Lama's support
5. Dalai Lama in landmark meeting with Taiwanese leader
6. Tibetan, Taiwan Leaders Meet
7. China warns against separatism as Dalai Lama visits Taiwan
8. Preparation of Tibet's 50th Anniversary of Peaceful Liberation Underway
9. Tibetan Delegation in Sweden for Culture Exchanges

Friday, April 6

1. Meeting of minds as Chen plays host to Dalai Lama
2. Dalai Lama Meets Ex-Taiwan Leader
3. China sends warnings as Dalai Lama visits Taiwan
4. Tibetan leader has first meeting with Taiwan leader
5. China Firmly Opposes Separatist Activities: FM Spokesman
6. State Councillor Meets Taiwan Buddhist Master
7. Olympics and Democracy

Saturday, April 7

1. Tibetans hold poll for 13th House
2. Dalai Lama Urges US, China on Plane
3. Dalai Lama meets ex-president Lee
4. DALAI LAMA DONATES US$ 150,000 TO TAIWAN'S EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS
5. ROC VICE PRESIDENT, PREMIER MEET WITH DALAI LAMA
6. Still hopeful of Dalai Lama's visit
7. Tibetan Delegation in Sweden Discloses Dalai Lama's Conspiracy
8. Private Sector Grows Fast in Tibet

Sunday, April 8

1. Dalai Lama urges US, China to 'cool down' over plane
2. Dalai Lama's spy plane plea
3. 15,000 Taiwanese attend special ceremony led by Dalai Lama
4. Dalai Lama meets Taiwanese leader to talk about China

Sunday, April 8 (2)

1. PERSONAL PHYSICIAN TO HIS HOLINESS THE DALAI LAMA PASSES AWAY
2. Letter to the WTN Editors from Tenzin Wangdak of Men-Tsee-Khang
3. Tibet’s Ancient Herbal Medicine Tradition Thrives in Exile in India

Tuesday, April 10

1. Dalai Lama at his humourous best
2. 1 mn Dalits to convert to Buddhism on Oct. 14
3. Dalai Lama welcomes Hindu conversion
4. Dalai Lama ends Taiwan trip, vows to return
5. Dalai Lama leaves Taiwan after 10-day visit
6. Dalai Lama meets Taiwan's "Mother Teresa"
7. 70 Percent of Officials in Tibet Are Tibetans
8. Lawyers for Tibet Challenge China's White Paper on Human Rights

Wednesday, April 11

1. Dalai Lama lays stress on spiritual aspect of education
2. Dalai's Taiwan Trip for Separatism, Money: Xinhua - OPINION
3. Dalai Lama to visit Russia: Buddhist leader
4. US calls for international condemnation of China over human rights
5. DALAI LAMA URGES ADEQUATE HANDLING OF TAIWAN, TIBET ISSUES
6. DALAI LAMA ENDS 10-DAY VISIT IN TAIWAN
7. DALAI LAMA LAUDS CONTRIBUTIONS MADE BY MASTER CHENG YEN
8. To End the Impasse With Beijing
9. Range of reactions to U.S.-Chinese standoff

Thursday, April 12

1. China condemns Dalai Lama for opening office in Brussels
2. Buddhist scholar to discuss Tibetan art Professor precedes Dalai Lama in visit
3. Dalai Lama visits Minnesota
4. More Tickets For Talks by Dalai Lama
5. Vice Chairman of Tibet Autonomous Region Meets US Guests
6. Emory group, Tibetan exiles share views of world
7. Ambassador's Wife To Give Up Shawl

Friday, April 13

1. Tibet - The leader in a robe
2. 3 fish varieties found in Tibetan highland lake, paper says
3. China Earthquake Kills One, Injures Scores
4. Goff's Green Light for Tibet Trip
5. Letter To the Editors of the World Tibet News

Saturday, April 14

1. TIBETAN HOMEWARD PILGRIMAGE FOR TRUTH AND PEACE
2. Olympics Campaign!
3. Be Vigilant Against Scheme of 'Taiwan Independence' & 'Tibet Independence'
4. Tibetan Art At Trinity
5. China Blocks New Cyber Cafes in Latest Internet Clampdown

Sunday, April 15

1. Where is the real Shangri-La?
2. Mr. Juris Sinka, MP from Latvia passes away in Lhasa, Tibet
3. Beyond petroleum to what, ask greens BP Amoco faces a tough AGM, says Roger Cowe
4. In Tibetan Rituals, Metaphors for Freedom
5. Educated Population Increases in Tibet
6. Tibetan Book Bar in Beijing
7. Education Credit Introduced into Tibet University

Monday, April 16

1. From Our Correspondent: An End to the Karmapa Standoff? (AW)
2. Teenage Tibetan Monks in Battle for Black Hat
3. Truth About 1924 Expedition Sought (AP)
4. Tibetan Official Meets US Diplomat (PD)
5. GPS Technology Applied in Qinghai-Tibet Railway Survey (PD)
6. Spy Plane Episode Sharpens Debate Over Taiwan Arms (NYT)

Tuesday, April 17

1. Tibet activists may step up protest against BP (FT)
2. BP steels itself for protest at AGM over environment (The Scotsman)
3. Oil Giant's Bid to Be Seen As More Environmental Draws Critics' Scrutiny (WSJ)
4. China's violations (Letter to Editor) - Chicago Tribute
5. China, Chechnya, Cuba in UN human rights spotlight (AFP)

Wednesday, April 18

1. China escapes human rights censure (BBC)
2. U.S. China resolution shelved by U.N. (CNN)
3. CHINA FAILS TO GET MAJORITY SUPPORT AT UN FORUM (TGIE)
4. Lawyers for Tibet says Human Rights Commission vote will cost lives and Money (ICLT)
5. Falungong followers call for support from UN human rights body (AFP)
6. BP faces challenge from environmental campaigners at shareholder meeting (AFP)
7. BP prepares answers to Tibet protesters' tough questions (The Guardian)
8. Coming Up: Taiwan The president's obligation.(NR)
9. Why Tibet? Local activists have the answer (NUVO)

Thursday, April 19

1. BP no longer 'Beyond Petroleum' (FT)
2. BP chief fields barrage of questions on ethics (The Guardian)
3. BP defends policy at AGM (The Scotsman)
4. China Blocks Human Rights Discussion at UN (ICT)

Friday, April 20

1. Why China's destiny is to dance with wolves (The Age)
2. Goff pledges open mind on Tibetans (NZH)
3. Indo-Nepalese medical team leaves for Everest region (AFP)
4. BP on the rack over ecology and ethics of investment projects (AFP)
5. "What is Behind Dalai Lama's Visit to Taiwan to 'Promote Buddhism.'" (BRR)

Saturday, April 21

1. The Dalai Lama to Visit United States May 7-28,2001 (OTNY)
2. China allows assault on Mt. Kailash (The Observer)
3. Tibetan boy's plight galvanizes activism here (IS)
4. Peace Jam in India (Press Release)
5. Protesters should focus on China (Letter - Montreal Gazette)

Sunday, April 22

1. Greenpeace warns of ecological disaster in western China (AFP)
2. Dalai Lama to visit Russia in August, September (AFP)
3. China loots the Potala again (DIIR)
4. Oil giant's ethics attacked (Age)
5. ANTIQUES; Lost Treasure From Tibet (NYT)

Monday, April 23

1. ANALYSIS Nationalism in China Becomes Wild Card as the Country Opens Up (NYT)
2. Profile: Gyayang, GM in Lama's Cassock (PD)

Tuesday, April 24

1. TCHRD commemorate the birthday of the XIth Panchen Lama (TCRD)
2. China Official Defends Rights Record (AP)
3. Of Human Wrongs: Op Ed (NYT)
4. Clark pleased with China double-act (NZ Herald)
5. Gov. Ventura will meet with Dalai Lama after all (ST)
6. Building of Qinghai-Tibet Railway to Begin This Year (PD)

Wednesday, April 25

1. Tibetans to celebrate birthday of Panchen Lama today (TOI)
2. Tibetan exiles mark birthday of sorrow for Panchen Lama (AFP)
3. NZ students on hunger strike for Tibet's Panchen Lama (AFP)
4. Demand to release Panchen Lama (BBC)
5. "Dalai Lama Has Fooled Us": Returned Tibetan Compatriots (PD)

Thursday, April 26

1. Tibetans celebrate birthday of Panchen Lama
2. Demand to release Panchen Lama
3. FROM THE TRENCHES: ROOTS OF TIBETAN BUDDHISM
4. "Dalai Lama Has Fooled Us": Returned Tibetan Compatriots
5. Chinese Tibetan Delegation Ends Visit to Argentina

Saturday, April 28

1. JAMYANG NORBU WINS THE CROSSWORD BOOK AWARD 2000
2. Boy Lama breaks his silence (BBC)
3. The most powerful teenager in the world breaks his long silence (TI)
4. Karmapa Lama recounts dramatic escape from China (AFP)
5. Top Tibetan boy lama seeks Indian nod to visit seat of power (AFP)
6. Tibetan boy lama backs Dalai Lama, but rules out political role (AFP)
7. Yes, China wanted to use me: Karmapa (HT)
8. Karmapa Says He Will Return Home (AP)
9. Letters to the Editor: BP Could Influence Cruel Tibet Policies (WSJ)

Sunday, April 29

1. The Rediff Interview/ His Holiness The Dalai Lama
2. Daring escape of the Karmapa (The Guardian)
3. Boy Leader's Release Demanded (DN-Durban)

Monday, April 30

1. Tibet's boy lama tells the world of his leap to freedom (The Telegraph)
2. Daunting audience with a 900-year-old teenager (The Telegraph)
3. Karmapa Lama joining campaign for a free Tibet (The Scotsman)
4. China cautions Karmapa Lama (BBC)
5. Education, Major Driving Force in Tibet's Social & Economic Development (PD)
6. Airbus A319 Succeeds in Flying Over Tibet (PD)


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