- Fri, 08/08/2014 - 22:54
On Friday, the first of August, we woke up to the sound of an explosion in the alley. It was a deep resonate boom: not a firecracker, not a gunshot.
- Thu, 08/07/2014 - 21:54
Ban applies to passengers who wear veils, large beards, three types of Islamic dresses
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:44
An overseas group calls the policy ‘racist’ against Uyghurs.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:42
The World Uyghur Congress has praised Turkey's call on China for a transparent investigation into recent reports of violence in Xinjiang's Uyghur Autonomous Region.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 09:21
Karamay's clumsy policy is likely to fray nerves further in an already tense region.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 09:14
Ilham Tohti, the Uighur academic who is facing charges of separatism, has rejected the allegations that he was the ringleader of a group advocating the creation of an independent Uighur homeland in China’s far western region of Xinjiang, his lawyers said Tuesday.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 09:10
China plans to adopt the same family planning policies for all ethnic groups in Xinjiang, the western province’s Communist Party chief wrote in an essay, signaling further curbs for the Uighur Muslim minority.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 09:08
A city in China's restive western region of Xinjiang has banned people with head scarves, veils and long beards from boarding buses, as the government battles unrest with a policy that critics said discriminates against Muslims.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 09:05
Chinese authorities here want to know what you eat and when you eat it. How you style your hair, how you dress, and what songs are on your iPad or smartphone.
- Wed, 08/06/2014 - 08:58
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect the source.