China news round-up: Xi Jinping to focus on job creation, police beat Tibetan monk to death
President Xi Jinping stresses creating jobs as paramount task.
Southern Metropolis Daily*
The National Reform and Development Commission has become a "small State Council".
Some officials have an ideological "calcium deficiency".
Policy makers are split over the pace at which smaller cities should expand.
Gaokao-registration is set to continue to fall to its lowest level in almost a decade..
Seven men have been sentenced to prison for illegally detaining petitioners in Beijing.
Radio Free Asia
Chinese police beat Tibetan monk to death over banned cassettes.
Hainan schoolmaster, official face child molestation charges after initial contradictory police reports.
EU to warn China it may levy duties against Huawei.
Beijing rents have nearly doubled over the last five years.
Audi holds on to demand as luxury auto sales slow.
Hukou reforms could become China's new growth engine, says an analyst.
Times of India
China reacts cautiously to Nawaz Sharif's victory in Pakistan.
The Arctic Council is set to rule on China's status.
In Cambodia, China fuels deadly illegal logging trade.
Radio Free Asia
Myanmar's 88 Generation group of former dissidents holds first talks with China.
How China is revolutionising warfare online.
traces Chinese participation in United Nations peacekeeping operations.
Fishing boat returns to Taiwan after being intercepted by Vietnam in the South China Sea.
* denotes articles in Chinese language.
Correction: the orginal summary wrongly stated that the Beijing petitioners themselves had been sentenced to prison.