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UPI Almanac for Monday, March 31, 2014.
By United Press International
Bill Murray dons Pabst Blue Ribbon pants for golf tournament

Bill Murray dons Pabst Blue Ribbon pants for golf tournament

March 27 (UPI) -- Bill Murray donned Pabst Blue Ribbon-print pants for the kickoff of his 14th annual Murray Bros. Caddyshack Charity Golf Tournament.
Annie Martin

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 13, 2014.
By United Press International
The Dalai Lama voices support for same-sex marriage

The Dalai Lama voices support for same-sex marriage

SEATTLE, March 7 (UPI) -- The Dalai Lama voiced his support for same-sex marriage last night during an interview with Larry King.
JC Sevcik
Dalai Lama gives the opening prayer in Senate

Dalai Lama gives the opening prayer in Senate

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- The exiled spiritual leader of Tibet delivered the invocation Thursday in the U.S. Senate, the first time the Dalai Lama gave the invocation, records indicated.
Dalai Lama opens Senate session with prayer

Dalai Lama opens Senate session with prayer

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- The Dalai Lama opened a Senate session with a prayer Thursday, saying, "with our thoughts, we make the world."
Aileen Graef

Chinese upset by Washington over Tibetan affairs

BEIJING, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- China "resolutely opposes" outside meddling in Tibetan affairs, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in Beijing Monday.

Obama tells Dalai Lama U.S. can't support Tibetan independence

BEIJING, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- President Obama agreed with the Dalai Lama on renewing talks between China and Tibet, but couldn't support Tibetan independence, the White House said Friday.

Obama talks Tibet, China with Dalai Lama at White House

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama met Friday morning with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama at the White House.
JC Finley

Obama schedule for Friday, Feb. 21

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- President Obama will meet Friday with the Dalai Lama in Washington, D.C., the White House said.
Former President Bush to join Obamas at Mandela's memorial

Former President Bush to join Obamas at Mandela's memorial

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died at age 95 after a long illness, will be buried in the province where he was born, officials said.

First of an expected 1,000 Tibetan exiles arrive in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Seventeen exiled Tibetans arrived in Canada as part of a relocation program created by the Canadian government, officials said.

Cameron plans to lead trade delegation to China next month

LONDON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- British Prime Minister David Cameron announced Monday he will be leading a trade delegation to China in December.
Chinese government forces Tibetan monks to denounce Dalai Lama

Chinese government forces Tibetan monks to denounce Dalai Lama

XIAHE, China, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Tibetan monks at a holy site in China said the government is treating them like criminals leading many to set themselves on fire.

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh begins China visit

BEIJING, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday began his three-day China visit to discuss the widening trade gap between the two countries.

Canada grants Malala Yousafzai honorary citizenship

OTTAWA, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Pakistani education advocate Malala Yousafzai will become the second woman and first teen to be an honorary Canadian, the government said Wednesday.

List of Nobel Peace Prize winners

OSLO, Norway, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Peace Prize winners:
Official: Dalai Lama must acknowledge Tibet is part of China

Official: Dalai Lama must acknowledge Tibet is part of China

LANZHOU, China, July 10 (UPI) -- A senior Chinese official said the Dalai Lama must acknowledge that Tibet has always been part of China before relations with the religious leader can improve.
Thousands gather in India for Dalai Lama's 78th birthday

Thousands gather in India for Dalai Lama's 78th birthday

DHARAMSALA, India, July 6 (UPI) -- The Dalai Lama celebrated his 78th birthday Saturday, once again not in his home country of Tibet, but in exile in India, his office said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 6, 2013.
By United Press International

Li Keqiang makes India first stop on his foreign visit

NEW DELHI, May 20 (UPI) -- China's official media, in its extensive coverage of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's Indian visit, sought to play down the Asian neighbors' border disputes.

Tutu says he no longer supports African National Congress

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, May 10 (UPI) -- Desmond Tutu says he will no longer vote for the ruling African National Congress, citing corruption, inequality and other problems in South Africa.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, May 3, 2013.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, March 31, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, March 25, 2013.
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