- Tue, 05/12/2015 - 18:16
Recently, a new song titled “What Has Xinjiang Done to You?” has broken the silence and triggered discussion about stereotypes and inter-cultural misunderstandings on China's Twitter-like Weibo platform.
- Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:19
A university in central China has sparked controversy after issuing a rare order banning female students from wearing headscarves on campus.
- Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:37
Newly employed as a hotel receptionist in Xinjiang, Fang Lihua is a foot-soldier on the front line of a demographic contest for the mainly Muslim region`s identity as China opens it up for migration.
- Wed, 05/06/2015 - 23:33
Amid China’s ongoing crackdown on terrorism in Xinjiang, launched last May in effort to combat increasing violence in the region and elsewhere in China, authorities have rolled out policies limiting Islamic dress and custom;
- Tue, 05/05/2015 - 20:40
Chinese authorities have ordered Muslim shopkeepers and restaurant owners in a village in its troubled Xinjiang region to sell alcohol and cigarettes, and promote them in “eye-catching displays,” in an attempt to undermine Islam’s hold on local residents, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported.
- Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:02
The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) under the co-sponsorship of the UAA and the IUHRDF, and with support from the NED will convene a youth training seminar that taking place this week in Washington, DC, from May 6-8, 2015.
- Mon, 05/04/2015 - 21:04
The decree goes against public scorn for the products as taboo in Islam.
- Mon, 05/04/2015 - 20:48
On the eve of 2015’s World Press Freedom Day, CHRD calls on the Chinese government to release the dozens of journalists, bloggers, and citizen journalists imprisoned in China, including the recently imprisoned 71-year old journalist Gao Yu (高瑜).
- Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
Authorities, who suspected them of being terrorists, confirmed the incident this week.