• Food adventure in Shoton Festival
    Food adventure in Shoton Festival 2012-08-23 | From:

    The Shoton Festival lasting from August 17 to 23 features not only religious celebrations but also a manifestation of tasty Tibetan flavors with families coming together in a grand style as they...

  • Tibet hopes to host sport climbing world cup 2012-08-23 | From:

    Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region plans to apply to host the sport climbing World Cup over the next five to six years, as its plateau geography would be ideal for the event, according to local climbers.

  • Health activity benefits Tibetans in western China 2012-08-22 | From:

    An activity focusing on the reproductive health education, health counseling and training and physical examination was carried out in Tibetan areas of Gansu Provvince on August 21.

  • Lhasa ranks at top of residents' happiness list 2012-08-21 | From:

    Lhasa, the city of sunlight, topped an annual survey of residents' sense of happiness in Chinese cities. The capital of the Tibet autonomous region has ranked at the top of the survey conducted by China Central Television for five consecutive years.

  • Horse racing shines at 2012 Shoton Festival
    Horse racing shines at 2012 Shoton Festival 2012-08-19 | From:

    The horse racing performance, one of the local traditional athletic games, was declared open Saturday in the Lhasa Horse Racing Course on Aug. 18, feasting audiences' eyes on skilled horse-back ...

  • Traditional Tibetan sports highlight Shoton Festival
    Traditional Tibetan sports highlight Shoton Festival 2012-08-20 | From:

    Traditional Tibetan sports were performed to celebrate the 2012 Lhasa Shoton Festival at the Lhasa Horse Racing Course, August 18.

  • Free drugs help sustain traditional Tibetan medicine 2012-08-17 | From:

    A Tibetan county in northwest China's Gansu province has cut medical costs for local farmers and herders by exempting in-patients from traditional Tibetan medicine bills.

  • Medical green channel welcomed in Tibetan county 2012-08-16 | From:

    The medical green channel in a Tibetan county has served more than 300 local patients and been widely welcomed since it was launched in May 2010.