Dainzin, leader of hikers, walks in the area of Yarlung Zangbo River Grand Canyon in Nyingchi, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Jan. 4, 2014. Yarlung Zangbo River Grand Canyon is regarded as the deepest canyon in world, and is slightly ... China.org.cn, 1 month ago
Worlds deepest canyon Yarlung Zangbo River Grand Canyon in Tibet - Big News Network, 1 month ago
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LHASA, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- Large swathes of desert along Tibet's mother river, the Yarlung Zangpo, are now green, and trees cover formerly sandy areas that once brought sandstorms to Lhasa in late winter and early spring. In 2013, workers planted ...Xinhua News Agency, 1 month ago Green shelter along Tibet's mother river Chongqing News Net, 1 month ago
By The Jima Yangzong glacier, the primary source of the mighty Brahmaputra river or Tsangpo for Tibetans is retreating in Tibet, China at an alarming pace. If nothing is done about it, the giant Indian river may run dry in another 50 years, a ...Eurasia Review, 1 month ago
The upper riparian on a river often wears a hegemonic hard hat and seeks to appropriate every drop of water possible; water that flows to the delta is deemed wasteful. But when the hegemon becomes the hegemonized, or geographically disadvantaged, ...International Rivers Network, 1 month ago
Protecting the environment is a tradition for local people, and the government is willing to sacrifice development in exchange for "preserving verdant hills and green waters", according to the chairman of the Tibet autonomous region. Lobsang Jamcan ...CHINAdaily, 12 hours ago
The chairman of the Tibet autonomous region's government said the region is trying to create a world-class travel destination and he expects more travelers from around the world to visit the core area of the Qinghai-Tibet plateau. Chairman Lobsang ...China Development Gateway, 2 hours ago Tibet welcomes more visitors, chairman says CHINAdaily, 12 hours ago Saving Tibet one seed at a time Shanghai Daily, 2 weeks ago
China will complete the extension of the high-altitude Qinghai-Tibet railway line to Shigatse, a town near the Nepal border, by October, officials said on Thursday. The Lhasa-Shigatse (Xigaze in Chinese) line will extend over 253 km, carrying ...The Hindu, 4 days ago Qinghai-Tibet Railway Extends to the City Nearest to Mt. Everest in 2014 PRWeb, 1 month ago
by Xinhua writers Hu Tao and Li Hualing LHASA, March 6 (Xinhua) -- An extension of the Qinghai-Tibet railway,the world's highest, will reach the residence of the Panchen Lama at Xigaze, Tibet, the contractors confirmed on Thursday. The ...Xinhua News Agency, 4 days ago Qinghai-Tibet Railway to reach Panchen Lama's palace China.org.cn, 4 days ago 1st LD-Writethru: China Focus: Qinghai-Tibet Railway to reach Panchen Lama's palace Individual.com, 4 days ago
LHASA, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's Tibet Autonomous Region will plant more than 66,666 hectares of trees this year as part of an afforestation project covering six rivers in the region, local authorities said Thursday. The local government plans ...People's Review Nepal, 5 days ago Tibet to increase green coverage in 2014 China Development Gateway, 1 week ago XINHUA - Tibet to increase green coverage this year Namibia Press Agency, 1 week ago
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NEW DELHI : India and China account for over 35 per cent of the world's population and both are plagued by acute water scarcity. Together, they account for probably not more than 17 per cent of world's fresh water resources. A WHO report says 97 ...Water Environment Federation, 1 week ago
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