Gendun Choephel had been held up to Tibetans by China as a 'progressive' figure in modern Tibetan culture.
Repeated requests for traditional funeral rites are denied.
Chinese authorities detain one protester and jail others for challenging Beijing's rule.
Police pull a black hood over his head and attack him.
He is welcomed home after serving almost all of a three-year sentence for protesting Chinese rule.
Chinese wildlife poachers are let off the hook in Qinghai province's Golog prefecture.
Villagers plan for now to petition in Beijing.
Shawo Tashi gets five years for publicizing a self-immolation and performing songs with banned themes.
But local officials take no action against the hunters.
She had staged a solitary protest challenging China's rule in Tibetan areas.
They cite directives from Chinese leaders to protect the environment.
A Chinese police crackdown clears the way for digging on a sacred mountain.
A Chinese court says he killed his wife and burned her body to destroy the evidence.
Dozens are detained and several injured.
They vow to continue protests to the 'last Tibetan standing.'
Many animals are buried alive without being tested for signs of infection.
Three had taken part in a protest march, while the fourth had published a newspaper with 'political' content.
The effort may have been aimed at tracking Tibetan 'outreach' to the Chinese people.
The men are jailed as the pace of Tibetan self-immolations appears to slow.
He had called on Tibetans to learn and speak their own language and to consider Tibet's 'future path.'
Chinese security forces are present in large numbers at a centuries-old event, area residents say.
He is the third Tibetan to stage a burning protest in the Himalayan country.
Chinese authorities blame him for raising demands that now 'echo' throughout Tibetan areas.
They are held as local Tibetans resist orders to show 'loyalty' to China.
One had been held for almost a year without being charged or sentenced.
He is forced back as Chinese authorities reassert restrictions on images of the exiled spiritual leader.
They had sought the release of a popular religious leader jailed on disputed charges.
The detentions are part of a crackdown following a fiery protest in Sichuan province.
Leaflets called for Tibet's independence from China and for the long life of the Dalai Lama.
Chinese authorities close down a large Kalachakra religious ceremony in Gepasumdo county.