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Ai Weiwei Help Floods In
November 07, 2011
Ai Weiwei Help Floods In
Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei has been landed with a $2.4 million tax bill. But help has been flooding in.
Ai Weiwei Help Floods In
November 05, 2011
Bo Xilai's Hollywood Campaign
Chinese politician Bo Xilai is trying an unconventional approach to his bid for a Politburo Standing Committee seat.
Bo Xilai's Hollywood Campaign
Beijing Papers Taken Over
September 04, 2011
Beijing Papers Taken Over
News two of Beijing’s most vocal newspapers have been taken over by govt officials intensifies crackdown fears.
Beijing Papers Taken Over
China's Train Crash Mystery
July 25, 2011
China's Train Crash Mystery
A crash on the high-speed Beijing to Shanghai line has major implications for public perceptions over corruption.
China's Train Crash Mystery
Why Jasmine Died in China
July 14, 2011
Why Jasmine Died in China
Fear, lack of information and a government crackdown killed the chances of a Jasmine Revolution here.
Why Jasmine Died in China
July 06, 2011
Speculating on Jiang Zemin
Speculation is rife among Chinese netizens over whether former leader Jiang Zemin is still alive.
Speculating on Jiang Zemin
Wen Warns Over Inflation
June 27, 2011
Wen Warns Over Inflation
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao warns that inflation is likely to exceed the government’s 4 percent goal for the year.
Wen Warns Over Inflation
Anna Hazare Under Fire
June 24, 2011
Anna Hazare Under Fire
The Communist Party joins Congress in criticising activist Anna Harare. Will the BJP follow suit?
Anna Hazare Under Fire
Why Inner Mongolia Matters
June 13, 2011
Why Inner Mongolia Matters
The protests that erupted after a herder was killed by a trucker highlight the conflicting interests in Inner Mongolia.
Why Inner Mongolia Matters
Who is Li Chengpeng?
June 09, 2011
Who is Li Chengpeng?
Controversial author Li Chengpeng wants to stand as an independent candidate in Chengdu. Can he?
Who is Li Chengpeng?
China's Local Poll Breakthrough
May 19, 2011
China's Local Poll Breakthrough
Do local election ‘experiments’ in China offer a useful stepping stone toward genuine democracy?
China's Local Poll Breakthrough
Mao (Still?) Tears China Apart
May 09, 2011
Mao (Still?) Tears China Apart
A blog post critical of Mao Zedong is a reminder of how divided China remains over his legacy.
Mao (Still?) Tears China Apart
India’s Communists Facing Oblivion?
January 12, 2011
India’s Communists Facing Oblivion?
Not necessarily, say Shibashis Chatterjee and Sumit Ganguly. But a big Left Front defeat in West Bengal will still have national implications.
India’s Communists Facing Oblivion?
A New Industrial Order
October 25, 2010
A New Industrial Order
China’s latest five-year plan offers a glimpse of what Western firms will be facing off against in the future.
A New Industrial Order
Who is Xi Jinping?
October 20, 2010
Who is Xi Jinping?
How much exactly do we know about the heir apparent to the Chinese presidency, Xi Jinping?
Who is Xi Jinping?
Communist Party Showdown?
October 15, 2010
Communist Party Showdown?
The Communist Party is meeting to discuss China’s next five-year plan. What else is on the agenda?
Communist Party Showdown?
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