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Stories with place: Chengdu
  • China says imprisoned Tibetan lama died of cardiac arrest 
    Updated: Jul-19-15 1:04 am

    BEIJING - The cause of death of a Tibetan lama who was serving a life sentence in a Chinese prison was cardiac arrest, according to state media.

  • Death of Tibetan monk draws ire of US lawmakers story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 6:42 pm

    WASHINGTON - U.S. lawmakers held a moment of silence Tuesday and expressed anger and sadness over the death in prison of a prominent Tibetan monk, and lamented that U.S. criticism of China's conduct is failing to stop repression of the minority group.

  • Tibetan lama Tenzin Delek Rinpoche dies in Chinese prison story has photos
    Updated: Jul-13-15 10:16 pm

    BEIJING - Tibetan lama Tenzin Delek Rinpoche has died in prison 13 years into serving a sentence for what human rights groups say were false charges that he was involved in a bombing in a public park. He was 65.