The monk's remains are burned and disposed of in the middle of the night.
Chinese authorities launch a massive rescue operation in a contentious mining area.
The number of Tibetan self-immolation protests rises to 114.
A list of 13 “unlawful” behaviors is disseminated in Rebgong county.
The burning protest of a monk and his niece is confirmed nearly a year later.
The exiled spiritual leader says China's policy in Tibet of 'suppression and force' has failed.
News of the man's death comes a day later due to communication problems.
The second self-immolation in two days raises the number of burnings to 111.
She becomes the 16th woman to self-immolate questioning Chinese rule in Tibetan areas.
Expansion of a surveillance system in Tibet 'increases pressure in an already tense region,' says a rights watchdog.
Experts consider the prospects for change in Tibet following any upheaval in China.
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.