BEIJING has complained to Canberra about the contents and title of a university publication, Red Rising, Red Eclipse, triggering stinging rebukes about the "harassment" of Australian scholars and threats to democratic values.
General Secretary Xi Jinping has lost no time in reassuring the world that his Chinese Communist Party (CCP) administration will not only persevere with reforms championed by late patriarch Deng Xiaoping but also "initiate new paths".
After years of being groomed, Xi Jinping, unsurprisingly, was named to succeed Hu Jintao as General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) last November, and is set to replace Hu as Chinese president in March.
They say none will ever manage to conquer Afghanistan completely… Russia and the USA can confirm that. After the USA withdraws its troops from Afghanistan in 2014, this statement may become even more evident
A new 37-page report by the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) examines the effects of the Xinjiang Work Forum, held in May 2010, which heralded an unprecedented state-led development push in East Turkestan.