- Wed, 01/15/2014 - 14:42
The situation of the Uyghur minority in north-west China became even more precarious in 2013, says Henryk Szadziewski.
- Wed, 01/15/2014 - 14:38
Beijing is seeking new energy supply routes to its west. Will that influence its eastern strategy?
- Mon, 01/06/2014 - 23:21
Reporter Stephen McDonell visits the Uighur community - an ethnic minority in China who say they face serious discrimination in modern China.
- Thu, 12/26/2013 - 22:49
China’s Muslim-dominated Xinjiang region has made its way into the international spotlight after a recent spate of high profile confrontations between the Chinese state and its Uighur inhabitants.
- Sun, 12/22/2013 - 00:00
A Pakistani community finds itself caught between two worlds.
- Sat, 12/21/2013 - 00:00
Vast expanses of sand dunes and mountains greeted me as I awoke aboard an overnight sleeper train from Lanzhou in neighboring Gansu province to Turfan.
- Thu, 12/19/2013 - 10:28
With the coming of terrorism to Xinjiang, in many ways India’s most forgotten neighbour, a local minority is caught between violent extremism and a government that tends to emphasise security over social problems.
- Thu, 12/19/2013 - 10:25
For the past three years, I lived in the middle of Beijing’s fortune-telling district. Business is booming for the soothsayers beside the Lama Temple, as Chinese customers, facing a time of extraordinary uncertainty, seek otherworldly counsel.
- Tue, 12/17/2013 - 20:56
Stories of Internet censorship in China often focus on surveillance and social media filtering, practices that violate the rights to free expression and privacy of all users in mainland China.
- Mon, 12/16/2013 - 13:55
Almost three quarters of all people arrested in China for "endangering state security" last year came from the western Xinjiang Province, according to report from an American Dui Hua Foundation.