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    1. June 15, 2016

      Obama meets Dalai Lama despite warning from Beijing

      President Barack Obama met the Dalai Lama at the White House on Wednesday despite a warning from Beijing not to host...

    2. June 10, 2016

      Multinationals under pressure over Asia taboos

      A great choice to promote Lancôme in Hong Kong, Cantonese pop star Denise Ho proved a disaster just over the border in...

    1. FT Photo Diary

      January 19, 2016

      Eyes on the Dalai

      Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama points to his swollen right eye as he talks to journalists before boarding his...

    2. January 19, 2016

      China issues list of officially recognised ‘living Buddhas’

      China’s government has launched an online database of Tibetan “living Buddhas” as part of what critics view as a...

    3. October 23, 2015

      China and the UK: a bump in the road to improved ties

      China’s state security ministry, modelled on the Soviet Union’s KGB, is housed in an imposing monolith of a building...

    4. October 18, 2015

      War, drugs and deals: Sino-British encounters

      China has a long and frequently unhappy history with Britain, with many Chinese learning from an early age of...

    5. October 18, 2015

      UK is right to roll out the red carpet to Xi Jinping

      When Xi Jinping, China’s president, arrives in the UK late on Monday, he will be embarking upon what promises to be the...

    6. October 15, 2015

      China’s ambassador warns UK against human rights lecture

      Chinese president Xi Jinping will feel “offended” if he is lectured on Beijing’s human rights record during a lavish...

    7. September 24, 2015

      The new science of happiness has its roots in an ancient art

      Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen revealed recently that before going to sleep she mentally ticks off the things for...

    8. September 23, 2015

      Osborne’s focus on business opportunities in China wins backing

      George Osborne’s gung-ho approach to relations with China — focusing relentlessly on commercial opportunities — has...

    9. September 8, 2015

      Bon Jovi fans shot through the heart as China cancels concerts

      Ageing rock band Bon Jovi has had the plug pulled on its first concerts in China after officials learnt that a picture...

    10. September 6, 2015

      Tibet’s Panchen Lama ‘living normal life’, says China

      The Panchen Lama, who vanished 20 years ago at the age of six after being named by the Dalai Lama as the next-highest...

    11. FT Photo Diary

      July 6, 2015

      Birthday queue

      Tibetan monks take part in a function organized to mark the 80th birthday celebrations of the Dalai Lama in Kathmandu...

    12. June 28, 2015

      Glastonbury Festival, Somerset, UK — review

      At the weekend the Glastonbury Festival welcomed to its site one of the greatest minds in history and one of world’s...

    13. March 13, 2015

      Trade hopes lie behind David Cameron’s Asian pivot

      The UK’s relationship with China changed fundamentally in 2013 when David Cameron’s government decided to push hard to...

    14. March 12, 2015

      How David Cameron lost, and then won, China

      The relationship between Britain’s Conservative-led government and China has been something of a roller-coaster ride...

    15. FT Photo Diary

      March 10, 2015

      Tibetans mark uprising

      A man carries a portrait of the Dalai Lama, the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, during a function at the Tibetan...

    16. October 9, 2014

      Merkel looks to China to mediate with Russia

      Chinese premier Li Keqiang arrived in Berlin with his entire cabinet in tow, in a high-profile display of bilateral...

    17. September 18, 2014

      China-India border stand-off overshadows Xi Jinping’s deals

      A confrontation between Indian and Chinese troops in the Himalayas and Tibetan street protests in New Delhi cast a...

    18. July 14, 2014

      The Brics try to reshape the world

      For those who love symbolism, the Brics summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, this week will be a banner occasion, a remarkable...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      July 7, 2014

      Waiting to attend the Kalachakra

      Tsering Topgyal/AP Buddhist devotees wait in line to get inside the venue of the Dalai Lama‘s teachings on the fifth...

    20. FT Photo Diary

      July 3, 2014

      Dalai Lama in the Himalayas

      Tsering Topgyal/AP Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, talks to a Buddhist devotee as he arrives at the Tibetan...

    21. June 13, 2014

      UK has fallen behind Germany and France, China warns

      Britain has fallen behind Germany and France in Beijing’s estimation, China warned, in unusually blunt language, before...

    22. June 13, 2014

      Spiritual connections – and why I’m not a budget airline steward

      The Dalai Lama is on Twitter, a reader observed to me, seemingly to imply that if it is good enough for that sage, it...

    23. June 12, 2014

      Chinese premier to meet Queen Elizabeth during UK visit

      The Chinese premier will be given a rare meeting with Queen Elizabeth when he visits the UK next week, according to...

    24. June 5, 2014

      Anti-Beijing protests may not remain non-violent, warn Tibetans

      Tibet’s leaders in exile have warned Beijing not to assume that Tibetan protests against brutal Chinese rule will...

    25. March 31, 2014

      Phuntsog Wangyal, Tibetan Communist, 1922-2014

      The Tibetan who was one of the Chinese Communist party’s most important ethnic allies but who later came to regret his...

    26. March 21, 2014

      Defender of the faith

      There is something of an irony in the fact that one of the world’s biggest cash prizes is awarded for contribution in...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      March 4, 2014

      Carrying the leader Kathmandu

      Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters A Tibetan monk carries a portrait of exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, during a...

    28. February 27, 2014

      Outgoing US ambassador to China sounds combative note

      Washington’s outgoing ambassador to Beijing has ended his three-year posting on a combative note, saying Chinese...

    29. February 21, 2014

      US ignores China’s warning on Dalai Lama

      President Barack Obama met the Dalai Lama in the White House on Friday despite a warning from Beijing that giving an...

    30. beyondbrics

      February 21, 2014

      New York morning espresso

      ** FT NEWS ** Viktor Yanukovich says deal reached to end Ukraine’s crisis | Ukraine’s embattled president Viktor...

    31. February 21, 2014

      China urges Barack Obama to scrap Dalai Lama meeting

      China called on US President Barack Obama to immediately cancel a planned meeting with the Dalai Lama, the spiritual...

    32. January 9, 2014

      Huffington Post to launch global digital publication

      The Huffington Post is launching a new global digital media publication that aims to “connect the world and connect the...

    33. December 8, 2013

      UK admits China relations slow to thaw after Dalai Lama visit

      China froze out Britain for more than a year longer than British diplomats expected after David Cameron met the Dalai...

    34. December 2, 2013

      Few cheer as City gets its mojo back

      Are good times rolling again in the City? News of an upturn in hiring, coming on top of an increase of more than...

    35. December 2, 2013

      Cameron’s zigzag approach to China

      All western leaders are heavily focused today on what their political and trading strategies should be towards China....

    36. December 1, 2013

      Britain wins little reward from China in retreat on Tibet

      Britain has “sold the store”, “surrendered” and “totally capitulated” in its efforts to get back into the good graces...

    37. November 10, 2013

      UK finances on hold for David Cameron’s China visit

      George Osborne is expected to delay next month’s Autumn Statement by 24 hours to fit in with the travel arrangements of...

    38. November 7, 2013

      An exclusive interview with the Dalai Lama

      I arrive in Dharamsala, the Indian home of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, groggy after an overnight...

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