China imposes Mandarin on preschool children in Tibet

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept 20: A Chinese Ministry of Education’s official order that came into force this month imposes Mandarin language on all preschool children, according to rights group Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD). The report cited the decree by MoE that requires all kindergartens across ethnic and rural areas to […]

Former World Bank chiefs under probe for boosting China ranking in 2018

By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, Sept 20: An influential report published on Thursday revealed that ex-World Bank top officials had pressured staffs to boost China’s score in the “Doing Business” index, that ranks countries and directs investors where to invest their money. An investigation by law firm WilmerHale, at the request of the World Bank’s Ethics committee, […]