- Fri, 08/29/2014 - 17:54
Chinese authorities in the troubled northwestern region of Xinjiang have announced a slew of cash incentives for interracial marriages between members of ethnic minority groups and majority Han Chinese, local officials said.
- Fri, 08/29/2014 - 17:51
The LSA has learned from news reports published this week that Abduweli Ayup has been ordered to pay a large fine and continue his detention in a Chinese prison for the next six months.
- Thu, 08/28/2014 - 15:40
An organization of ethnic Uygurs living abroad is demanding an independent international investigation into last month's riots in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
- Thu, 08/28/2014 - 15:35
Beijing posts dozens of teachers to regional schools to accelerate Chinese-language proficiency.
- Thu, 08/28/2014 - 15:32
Guanghui Energy Ltd., a Shanghai-listed (600256) explorer with overseas oil assets, became the first non-state company this year to be allowed to import crude as China’s government opens resource-rich Xinjiang to private investment.
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 19:06
Princess Fragrant is the eponymous star of a 104-episode animation series from China in which the Uyghur princess, alongside her brother and their Han and Kazakh friends, embark on a quest to save her captured father.
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 18:57
Lawyers for Ilham Tohti say they have yet to gain access to all the evidence before a trial begins.
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 18:51
The trio are ordered jailed up to three years on suspected trumped-up charges of ‘illegal fundraising.’
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 18:49
Touted as the Disneyland of western China, a new theme park called Apandiland stands on the ancient Silk Road that leads to nearby Afghanistan and Pakistan — almost 3,000 miles from Beijing, the Chinese capital.
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 18:46
Part of doing justice in the criminal process is protecting the dignity of people in custody, presuming their innocence, and providing them with the conditions necessary for fair trial.