Chinese authorities throw an ex-monk into jail for leading protests against Beijing's rule in Tibet in 2008.
The fight erupts over China's preferential treatment policies.
The jail term comes amid growing protests in the region against Chinese rule.
The latest Tibetan to self-immolate has died.
Chinese authorities hand jail terms to monks who took part in 2008 protests.
A former monk in Tibet sets himself ablaze in a protest against rule by Beijing.
A protest leads to a clash between Tibetans and Chinese police.
Chinese security forces are sent to contain a gathering at a restive Tibetan monastery.
Senior leaders of a Tibetan monastery are warned to return or face gunfire.
Detentions come as a respected Tibetan leader calls for an end to self-immolations.
Tibetan protester had called for Tibetan unity as he set himself on fire.
Fiery Tibetan protest deaths are an 'indictment' of China's policies, analysts say.
Tibetans pay their respects to a nun who set herself on fire last week.
Chinese authorities move to restrict expressions of Tibetan national culture.
But the Dalai Lama has said that Beijing will have no say in who will succeed him if he decides the tradition should continue.
A rights group pressures China to release two jailed Tibetan dissidents.
In the 11th self-immolation this year, a Tibetan woman succumbs to her burns.
Tibetans in Nepal also write an appeal in blood to foreign governments.
China's 'rigid' policies in the region have led to spreading protests, exile leader says.
Chinese authorities clamp down on a renowned Tibetan monastery following a bomb blast.
Two monks are also held amid rising protests against Chinese rule.
The blast comes amid widening protests against Chinese rule.
Tension grips a Tibetan monastery following the latest self-immolation.
He calls for unity against Chinese rule before self-immolating.
Buddhist monasteries in Tibet are increasingly becoming centers of ethnic identity.
Security restrictions are ‘intense and frightening,’ says one resident in the Tibetan capital.
Tibet's restive Kirti monastery continues to be the focus of a security clampdown.
Chinese police fire on Tibetans demanding the release of protesters detained the day before.
She is said to be the first woman to self-immolate in Tibet.
Chinese police beat and take away the eighth Tibetan self-immolation protester this year.