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Tibetan middle school gives lessons in opportunity

Tibetan middle school gives lessons in opportunity

Walking into Luqu Tibetan Middle School, you will be impressed by the students' diverse activities, ranging from programming, robot making, to traditional dancing and painting. ..

Locals act against plastic waste in Tibet

Locals act against plastic waste in Tibet

People in the region are calling for moves to tackle the growing issue of 'white pollution'. Li Lei, Daqiong and Palden Nyima report from Lhasa.

Rural tourism contributes to rural revitalization in Tibet

Rural tourism contributes to rural revitalization in Tibet

Due to the impact of Covid-19 pandemic, during just-passed Dragon Boat Festival holiday, suburb tourism has become first choice for most tourists in Tibet thanks its good ecological environment, simple folk ..

Rare plant rediscovered on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Rare plant rediscovered on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Chinese researchers have said an Aeschynanthus monetaria plant found on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in 2015 is a rare species that had not been seen for more than 100 years.

Jokhang Temple in Tibet reopens as epidemic wanes

Jokhang Temple in Tibet reopens as epidemic wanes

The Jokhang Temple in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region reopened to the public Thursday after being closed for more than five months, due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

Technology helps people get out of poverty

Technology helps people get out of poverty

The two-story buildings are scattered around Songka Village, and a villager named Tashi is decorating her living room. Today, no longer helpless distressed as she was few years ago. ..

Lhasa sorts waste to live a healthy life

Lhasa sorts waste to live a healthy life

Lhasa, capital of the Tibet autonomous region, has been continuing its efforts on garbage sorting and quality, with city's waste incineration rate hitting more than 80 percent in first half year, according ..

Woman summits Qomolangma twice

Woman summits Qomolangma twice

On her way to the top of Qomolangma, Liu Ping made herself a cup tea. She boiled water from snow around her, poured it into full famous biluochun green tea she brought home, and enjoyed on roof world. ..

Yak history one of Tibet culture training courses

Yak history one of Tibet culture training courses

A training program covering traditional Tibetan culture was held recently in Lhasa, Tibet autonomous region, to help professionals the field of various cultures, local media reported. ..

All 120 bridges completed on Lhasa-Nyingchi railway

All 120 bridges completed on Lhasa-Nyingchi railway

The construction of a major bridge over the Yarlung Zangbo River in southwest China's Tibet autonomous region concluded Saturday, marking completion all 120 bridges 435-km railway linking regional ..

Peak performance

Peak performance

China launched a campaign on April 30 to measure the height of Qomolangma, which is known in West as Mount Everest. The mission, headed by Ministry Natural Resources, was conducted 1st Geodetic Surveying Brigade ..

Tibet receives more funds for development

Tibet receives more funds for development

More than 300 poverty alleviation projects will be undertaken this year by various enterprises and province, with more 15.9 billion yuan ($2.24 billion) expected to spent, Xinhua News Agency reported. ..

Tibet establishes regional athletics association

Tibet establishes regional athletics association

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) established a local athletics association on Thursday, filling void for one of the most popular sports in "roof world." ..

Scenery of Qamdo, Tibet

Scenery of Qamdo, Tibet

Aerial photo taken on June 14, 2020 shows a view of a village in Serca Township of Dengqen County in Qamdo, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.