Peace Pact

  • Acts of self-immolation are in principle non-violent: Dalai November 18, 2012

    Dharamsala: Tibetans committing self-immolations were in principle practising non-violence as they had the courage to sacrifice their own life for a cause they believe, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama said on Sunday. "I consider these Tibetans burning - certainly these people have courage and determination to sacrifice their own life,...
  • Dalai Lama asks China to review Tibet policy November 5, 2011

    Dharamsala: Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Friday asked the Chinese leadership to review 60 years of its Tibet policy, saying "using force is counterproductive and will not bring peace and stability". "These incidents (self-immolations in Tibet) are very very sad. The leadership in Beijing should look into the ultimate...
  • ULFA signals end of violence, signs peace pact September 3, 2011

    New Delhi: In its effort to bring lasting peace in Assam, the Centre and the Assam government on Saturday signed an agreement with the banned ULFA to end violence in the troubled northeastern state and set the ball rolling for peace talks. The Suspension of Operation (SoO) pact, signed by the...
  • Jubilation marks Nepal peace pact November 22, 2006

    Kathmandu: Jubilation across Nepal marked the signing of the landmark peace agreement between the government and the Maoist rebels on Tuesday. "The politics of murder and violence has ended. The politics of reconciliation has begun," Nepal Prime Minister G P Koirala declared. While there is a peace deal finally, the...