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Tibetan News Headlines

Wednesday 16/04/2014
  1. China faces ‘most complex time in history’ at home and abroad: Xi Jinping
  2. Tibetan school forced to close down in Pema County, Golog
  3. Dharamsala Tibetans pay homage to latest Tibet immolator
  4. Sikyong inaugurates TPI’s new website and book
  5. Birmingham’s Mayor meets with the Dalai Lama in Japan
  6. English teacher’s workshop underway, new hair dressing training centre inaugurated
  7. Feature: Dalai Lama’s address to Tibetans in Shillong



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VOT - Shortwave broadcast frequency and time
Frequency mHz UTC time Tibet time India time Nepal time
Between 15.550 - 15.600 mHz (meter band 19) 12:30 - 13:30 8:30 - 9:30 pm 6:00 - 7:00 pm 6:15 - 7:15 pm
Between 11.500 ?11.550 mHz (meter band 25) 13:30 ?14:30 9:30 ?10:30 pm 7.00 ?8.00 pm 7:15 ?:15 pm
15.520 mHz (meter band 19) 14:00 ?14:30 10:00 ?10:30 pm 7:30 ?8:00 pm 7:45 ?8:15 pm

* Tune and re-tune frequently for best signal on above schedule -on meter band 19.
* Target area for these transmissions are Tibet.
*Transmissions on 17.520 mHz between 7:30 pm and 8 pm Indian time are best options for listeners in India. Because of Chinese authorities' “jamming��?attempts VOT shift between frequencies 15.250 ��?15.560 mHz (between 6 and 8 pm Indian time) and could provide good signal also in India and Nepal.

VOT - Satellite radio (Intelsat 20) configuration detail
Frequency mHz Polarisation Symbol Rate (SR) FEC Time
3887 GHz Vertical(V) 2960 FFEC 3/4 24 hours

* Location: 68.5 degrees East, Beam: Ku-Band, Listed name: VOT

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