March 2012

China's Local Tyrants

  • Wed, 03/28/2012 - 21:39

The fall of Bo Xilai opens a window on Party governance.

China Raps U.S. Resolution on Tibet

  • Wed, 03/28/2012 - 21:37

China has hit out at a U.S. Senate committee for approving a resolution saying it mourns Tibetans who have set themselves on fire and died in a wave of anti-China protests in the past year.

Guantanamo’s legacy and pizza on the outside

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 20:25

The secret is in the crust, Abu Bakker Qassim explains, his hands rolling two perfect mounds of dough with ambidextrous ease.

China's image on trial

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 20:19

AFTER driving up a six-lane highway that sweeps through the hills above the Chinese city of Shenzhen, I turn my car into a manicured office park. It is spring and the gardens are in full bloom.

China violence: Death penalty for Xinjiang attack

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 20:16

A court in China has sentenced an ethnic Uighur to death over a deadly attack in western Xinjiang last month.

Tibetan exile lit himself on fire ahead of China president’s visit to India

  • Mon, 03/26/2012 - 20:30

Protester engulfed in flames as speakers criticized China and President Hu Jintao

Extinguishing Tibet’s Suicidal Politics

  • Mon, 03/26/2012 - 20:20

Aw ave of about 25 self-immolations in Tibetan areas of China has made the Tibet issue prominent again in global media

Political Risk Casts New Shadow Over China

  • Mon, 03/26/2012 - 20:16

Markets fear a slowdown in China's factories; they should also be concerned about possible government instability.

China's Wen: corruption could threaten power structure

  • Mon, 03/26/2012 - 20:16

China could face a threat to its power structure unless it stamps out rampant corruption among officials,

Xi Jinping rise and Bo Xilai demise: China will move forward with reform, slowly

  • Mon, 03/26/2012 - 20:16

The dismissal of Bo Xilai, China's controversial Politburo member, shows that Xi Jinping, slated to be China's next president,