- Thu, 12/11/2014 - 22:36
The capital of China's restive western region of Xinjiang has introduced a law banning veiled robes in public amid measures taken by Beijing to curb Muslim extremism, authorities announced Thursday.
- Wed, 12/10/2014 - 21:19
Muslims in Xinjiang will be prevented from wearing religious garb the authorities believe is associated with extremism.
- Wed, 12/10/2014 - 21:17
Seven former students of jailed scholar Ilham Tohti receive sentences ranging from three to eight years.
- Wed, 12/10/2014 - 21:10
On 8-9 December 2014, the European Union and the People's Republic of China held the 33rd round of the EU-China Dialogue on Human Rights in Brussels.
- Wed, 12/10/2014 - 21:08
Bilingual education in China's unruly far western region of Xinjiang will help to preserve stability and to develop the area, a senior Communist Party official said on Wednesday, stressing the importance of a controversial policy.
- Tue, 12/09/2014 - 19:08
A Chinese court handed down sentences of up to eight years in prison to seven students of jailed Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti in China's western Xinjiang region, two rights lawyers said on Tuesday, in a case that has been criticized by the West.
- Tue, 12/09/2014 - 19:00
Seven students of imprisoned Uighur academic Ilham Tohti have been convicted of separatism and jailed, a lawyer for Tohti says.
- Tue, 12/09/2014 - 18:57
China Will Stop at Nothing to Silence Dissent
- Mon, 12/08/2014 - 18:46
BBC China editor
6 December 2014 Last updated at 19:17 ET
- Mon, 12/08/2014 - 18:43
Six people have been sentenced to death for an attack on a market in China's western Xinjiang province that killed 39 people in May.