- The Latest on Nepal: EU approves millions in funding support Updated: May-04-15 10:13 am
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- Muted celebrations of Buddha's birthday in Nepal Updated: May-04-15 10:10 am
BIDUR, Nepal - Celebrations of Buddha's birthday in Nepal were muted on Monday, as the faithful turned their prayers to loved ones lost in the country's massive earthquake and worries that the tragedy might be the start of a much larger reckoning.
- Damaged by deadly quake, fate of Nepal heritage unsure Updated: May-03-15 12:14 am
KATHMANDU, Nepal - Perched on a hilltop, the blue-rimmed eyes of Kathmandu's gold-spired Swayambhunath stupa have long stared silently across this sprawling city nestled in the Himalayan foothills.
- Exiled Tibet gov't presses China on missing Buddhist leader Updated: Apr-22-15 12:58 am
DHARMSALA, India - The Tibetan government-in-exile wants supporters to help pressure China to release the 11th Panchan Lama, a Buddhist leader who is believed to have been in Chinese custody since his disappearance as a child 20 years ago, the government's spokesman said Tuesday.
- China accuses Dalai Lama of inciting Tibet self-immolations Updated: Apr-15-15 5:07 am
BEIJING - China accused the Dalai Lama on Wednesday of inciting a wave of self-immolations among Tibetans that are widely seen as desperate protests against Chinese rule in the Himalayan region.