- Mon, 09/22/2014 - 20:57
An explosion hit a shopping area in Luntai county, and two more blasts were reported in nearby towns
- Mon, 09/22/2014 - 20:53
Ever since Kasim Abdurehim, the founder of the private English school Atlan, took third place in the national English speaking contest in 2004, Uyghurs have found their way into the final rounds of almost every major English speaking competition in the nation.
- Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:28
Now that Scottish voters have rejected independence at the ballot box, China’s senior leadership is undoubtedly breathing a sigh of relief.
- Fri, 09/19/2014 - 19:26
China's trial of a Uighur scholar on separatism charges completed its two days of evidence on Thursday, and his lawyer said a verdict in a case that has drawn international criticism would come next week.
- Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:31
'It is not a crime to express one's views, nor to carry out research,' Tohti tells the court.
- Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:27
World Uyghur Congress leader Rebiya Kadeer says she fears they will face harsh punishment on their return home.
- Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:24
China's trial of a Uighur scholar on separatism charges completed its two days of evidence on Thursday, and his lawyer said a verdict in a case that has drawn international criticism might come next week.
- Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:14
Prominent academic Ilham Tohti faces 10 years to life in prison on charges rights activists dismiss as arbitrary.
- Wed, 09/17/2014 - 19:13
The Uighur economics professor, and founder of Uighurbiz website, is on trial today in Urumqi on separatism charges. The following excerpts were compiled by Ilham’s close friend and Tibetan writer Tsering Woeser in February this year shortly after his arrest.
- Wed, 09/17/2014 - 19:09
In February 2013, Jewher Ilham was due to accompany her father to the United States for a month, to help him settle in as he took up a new job as a visiting scholar at Indiana University.