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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    NPC local deputies to push human rights in mainland China

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... who won with the second highest count of 1,387 votes, expressed hope that the nation would make improvements in human rights as its economy grows. "China has improved in human rights ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Newly elected deputies pledge to push human rights and greater legal justice on the mainland NPC locals seek progress Some newly elected local deputies ...

  2. News - China - TIBET

    China slams 'disgusting' US stance on human rights in Tibet

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 07:14pm by Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing China’s Foreign Ministry lambasted the United States on Friday for “disgusting” comments by a US official on the human rights situation in Tibet, saying it had prompted ... to do with human rights, ethnicity or religion. “It is an important issue of principle which relates to China’s unity and territorial integrity. China resolutely opposes any country or person ...

  3. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    US report sees human rights ‘disconnect’ in China

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 11:12am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington A US government commission said on Wednesday that China has witnessed a “deepening disconnect” on human rights, with the leadership failing to meet what ... and preserving the status quo than with addressing the grass-roots calls for reform taking place all over China,” it said. The report listed “egregious” human rights abuses in China during a year marked ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    EU urges Vietnam to step up human rights reform

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 08:32pm by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hanoi International pressure mounted on Vietnam on Wednesday to uphold human rights when the EU raised the issue after the jailing of two musicians on charges of anti-state propaganda in the communist nation. It is “crucial” for Vietnam to reaffirm “its commitments to reform including good governance, the rule of law and human rights”, visiting European ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Chinese International School's student human rights group

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Anjali Hazari

    ... to censorship in China. One issue that I was particularly drawn to was the Saffron revolution in Burma in 2007. This sparked not only my interest in human rights issues, but also in people power ... International School (CIS) have made it their mission to champion human rights issues across the school. Their commitment and maturity has been a revelation- and inspiration- to grown-ups around them, ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREA

    North Korea says proud of its human rights record

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 08:51pm by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... China and other countries complained about the practice of adopting General Assembly resolutions that single out countries for their records on human rights. The North Korean envoy said ... Reuters at the United Nations North Korea’s UN delegation declared on Friday that it was proud of Pyongyang’s social system and human rights record and rejected as baseless a UN monitor’s ...

  7. Forced abortion casts shadow over human rights plan

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that human rights had emerged as a major theme in social development and nation-building. 'It signalled that human rights development in China has entered a new stage where rights ... Raymond Li Authorities might have to ask themselves if they are serious about the latest national plan to protect human rights after reports emerged about a Shaanxi woman who was forced ...

  8. Buying and selling human beings

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Karly Cox Type 'human trafficking' into Google News, and you may be surprised by the results. Stories from countries you might expect pop up- Mexico, India, Malaysia- but you may also get results from places such as the United States, Britain and Canada. Human trafficking is the illegal trade of people for some form of modern slavery. It usually involves taking people ...

  9. News - China

    China slams US-Japan treaty on Diaoyus

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 06:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing China

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China China on Monday branded a US-Japan security treaty “a product of the cold war” after Washington reaffirmed its commitment to Japan in its territorial dispute with China over the Senkaku Islands, known in Chinese as the Diaoyus. The amendment, attached to the National Defence Authorisation Bill, noted that while the United States “takes ...

  10. Comment - Blogs

    Background on Cao Haibo, the 27-year-old sentenced to 8 years in prison for discussing politics online

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 06:57am by John Kennedy

    ... technologies but their own ideas about what constitutes terrorism. Foreign Policy--  Whatever Happened to Chinese Human Rights?   Neither candidate mentioned human rights, Tibet, Xinjiang, the Great Firewall, jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner and human rights activist Liu Xiaobo, China's support for Sudan, or China's obstruction of United Nations Security Council action on Syria. ...




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