The Tibetan spiritual leader says Chinese President Xi Jinping was ready to discuss autonomy, but hardliners in the government were preventing this.
The Nobel Peace Laureates Summit, which was initially scheduled to take place in South Africa, has been relocated to Rome.
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The perception that China dictates to South Africa is unfounded, Parliament's portfolio committee on international relations and co-operation said.
Patricia de Lille has announced that the Nobel Peace summit will be moved to another city, and says government has embarrassed the country.
The Dalai Lama has lashed out at Zuma after authorities denied the spiritual leader entry to South Africa, accusing SA of 'bullying' him.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu said Madiba's comrades had "spat in his face" with denying the Dalai Lama a visa for the summit that was to honour Mandela.
A Cape Town summit of Nobel peace laureates has been cancelled after too many delegates pulled out over South Africa denying the Dalai Lama a visa.
Sonke Gender Justice says laureates have cancelled their trip to the country following South Africa denying the Dalai Lama a travel visa.
The presidency says Jacob Zuma will give feedback to 14 Nobel Peace laureates who have asked him to guarantee the Dalai Lama entry to SA.
Nobel Peace Laureates have asked President Jacob Zuma to guarantee the Dalai Lama entry to SA, saying a refusal could damage the image of the country.
The SA Communist Party has called on government to never grant the Dalai Lama a visa to visit South Africa.
China says it welcomes SA's support of its sovereignty and territorial integrity, after the Dalai Lama says he was again refused entry to the country.
The international relations department said the Dalai Lama's visa application in India for entry to South Africa is now a closed matter.
Dirco has confirmed that the Tibetan spiritual leader has applied for an SA visa, but did not comment about the status of the application.