Authorities call the inscribing of a prayer for the long life of the Dalai Lama a 'political incident.'
She is the 15th woman to self-immolate in protest against Chinese rule.
The monk dies on arrival in hospital and his body is taken away by Chinese police.
Wanted in connection with a protest, he had evaded capture for more than a year.
A monk who had written some lyrics for the singer is also jailed.
But not all who sympathize also support self-immolation protests, according to a random survey.
China steps up curbs on the flow of 'politically sensitive' information from Tibet.
The March 10 anniversary is marked by protests by Tibetans in China and various cities in the world.
Chinese authorities strengthen their watch on an outspoken writer confined to her home.
The writer has spoken out for the Tibetan cause but has been refused permission to travel.
Chinese authorities continue to crack down on Tibetans deemed to have backed self-immolation protests.
Local Tibetans gather in unexpected numbers to honor those who 'gave their lives for Tibet.'
The trial is part of Beijing's use of criminal charges against Tibetans associated with self-immolators.
The burning protests rage on with three self-immolations in the last two days.
The move counters efforts to weaken Tibetan identity in Tibetan-populated areas.
He self-immolates at the entrance of a monastery in China's Gansu province.
The 105th Tibetan self-immolation protest, in China's Qinghai province, sparks a security crackdown.
An artist is imprisoned with hard labor for keeping the photos on his mobile phone.
Protesters had refused to fly the Chinese national flag from the roofs of their homes.
The party's formation is cautiously welcomed by observers of Tibet's exile politics and freedom struggle.
The self-immolation deaths underscore the plight of young Tibetans under Chinese rule, exile and rights groups say.
Chinese authorities detain them after they called for independence for Tibet.
The self-immolation marks the second to hit China’s Gansu province in days.
A new Tibetan self-immolation occurs in Gansu province.
New self-immolations are reported in Sichuan and Nepal.
Instead, they observe a subdued holiday to pray for Tibetans who died in self-immolations.
Tibetan activists celebrate a hundred-year-old declaration of independence from China.
Chinese authorities step up a crackdown on self-immolation protests in Tibetan-populated areas.
Chinese authorities further isolate a filmmaker who documented the lives of Tibetans under Beijing's rule.
Tibet's exiled spiritual leader sees hope in kindness and shared human values.