- Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:58
Parents and educators are being pressured to sign pledges to keep under-18s away from mosques, fasting, and Quranic studies.
- Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:53
The ethnic Uighur mayor of a major city in China's unruly far-western region of Xinjiang is being investigated for corruption, state media said on Thursday, one of the few minority officials to be caught up in the government's war on graft.
- Wed, 10/29/2014 - 19:09
Schools in China's mainly Muslim Xinjiang region, where a series of attacks has left hundreds dead in recent months, said they would actively discourage religious practice at home, state-run media reported Wednesday.
- Wed, 10/29/2014 - 19:06
The Turkic-speaking ethnic minority group has been singled out for dawn raids and compulsory registration, an exile group says.
- Wed, 10/29/2014 - 19:03
Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani has pledged to help China fight Islamist militants, a senior Chinese official said on Tuesday, after Ghani met President Xi Jinping in Beijing on his first visit abroad since his September inauguration.
- Wed, 10/29/2014 - 07:28
The people of Hong Kong, together with the peoples of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Republic and Tibet, are fighting for their independence, Rabiya Kadir, a leader of the Uyghur national movement says.
- Tue, 10/28/2014 - 21:14
Ilham Tohti's wife fears she and the couple's young sons may soon be made homeless.
- Mon, 10/27/2014 - 09:45
Uplifting propaganda posters touting President Xi Jinping's "China Dream" catchphrase are plastered across many cities in China these days.
- Mon, 10/27/2014 - 09:42
China will set up a national anti-terrorism intelligence system, state media said on Monday, as part of changes to a security law expected to be passed this week after an upsurge in violence in the far western region of Xinjiang.
- Mon, 10/27/2014 - 09:33
China’s lawmakers today began reviewing draft legislation to create the country’s first anti-terrorism law, after a series of attacks that authorities blamed on Muslim separatists in the Xinjiang region.