March 2012

China's crackdown in Tibet, role in Xinjiang riot condemned

  • Mon, 03/05/2012 - 22:05

Human rights activists on Sunday condemned China's crackdown in Tibet and its role in a riot in Xinjiang

Groups demand China stop repression of minorities

  • Mon, 03/05/2012 - 22:02

Human rights advocates yesterday called on Beijing to stop the repression of people in Tibet, Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang...

Chinese PM sets path for slower growth

  • Mon, 03/05/2012 - 21:54

Wen Jiabao targets 7.5 per cent growth, backed by greater social spending and measures to boost domestic consumption.

Chinese premier touches on military, economy

  • Mon, 03/05/2012 - 21:43

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao underlined the Asian giant's regional military ambitions and economic challenges Monday in a speech...

China to spend USD 111 billion on internal security

  • Mon, 03/05/2012 - 21:40

In tandem with a whopping defence spending, China today boosted its domestic security budget by 11.5 per cent to...

In China, reporting on Tibetan and Uighur unrest is nearly impossible

  • Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:35

Western China - home to a Muslim Uighur minority and ethnic Tibetans - has been rocked by violence in recent months. Chinese authorities are keeping reporters out of the area.

China's Xinjiang Crackdown Jeopardizes Ties With Turkey, Muslim World

  • Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:31

A string of self-immolations and a dramatic crackdown in China's Sichuan Province has kept Tibet in the public eye in recent months.

European Parliament Assessing the Impact of Nuclear Testing in Xinjiang

  • Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:26

 Human rights organizations and members of the European Parliament raised the issue of atomic tests at a conference in Brussels on Wednesday.

CHINA: We Love Iran

  • Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:17

In Tibet, Internet and mobile phone controls have been increased.

Why U.S., China Destined to Clash

  • Fri, 03/02/2012 - 20:14

Forty years after Nixon’s extraordinary visit to China, a clash of political systems exists that not even shared economic interests can mask.