- Tue, 02/09/2010 - 11:00
The democratically elected Government of Sri Lanka has once again displayed its intolerance of any opposition by arresting Sarath Fonseka, the retired army general who stood against the incumbent president Mahinda Rajapakse at the recent election.
- Thu, 02/04/2010 - 11:00
One year ago today, China kidnapped my husband. I don't know where he is. I don't know what is being done to him. The only thing I know is why he disappeared: My husband, Gao Zhisheng, defied Beijing by representing people the government finds threatening.
- Wed, 02/03/2010 - 11:00
Challenge China's position on Taiwan and watch China go ballistic. When the United States last week announced plans to sell advanced weapons to Taiwan, China fired back with vitriolic anger. It's a "crude interference in China's domestic affairs," said He Yafei, vice minister of foreign affairs.
- Thu, 01/21/2010 - 11:00
Google's threat to shut down its operations in China might seem like just a dispute between a private company and a government, but the implications are huge for the world's fastest-growing economy, for the United States and for global relations, says analyst Fareed Zakaria.
- Wed, 01/20/2010 - 11:00
Last week, I wrote a column suggesting that while some overheated Chinese markets, like real estate, may offer shorting opportunities, I’d be wary of the argument that China’s economy today is just one big short-inviting bubble, à la Dubai. Your honor, I’d like to now revise and amend my remarks.