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  1. Long and peaceful evolution needed to achieve Western values, says activist

    Posted Jul 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... he had also seen people appointed judges just because they had once been close associates of a local justice official, 'like serving as their secretaries and chauffeurs'. ... to China.' He said China could not achieve Western standards of democracy, rule of law, freedom and human rights by waging a revolution every generation. The West developed through building ...

  2. News - China

    Chinese general warns of Western 'cultural colonialism'

    Posted May 01st 2013, 08:58am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler A high-ranking People's Liberation Army representative has called on China to counter increasing Western cultural infiltration, especially among young people. The West ... in the Guangming Daily on Monday. "Western cultural infiltration techniques are very clever in their deception and hidden nature," the one-star general wrote. "This 'cultural ...

  3. News - China

    China grapples with attacks on teachers after cheating halted on college exam

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 02:36pm by Amy Li

    ... Days after dozens of Hubei teachers were attacked by angry students whose attempts at cheating on China’s highly competitive national college entrance exam were foiled, the nation ... into testing-taking machines. The attack happened on Saturday afternoon outside a school in Hubei’s Zhongxiang city. After the exam, students besieged teachers who had reportedly imposed strict measures ...

  4. News - China

    China tries 2 Tibetans for inciting self-burning

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 08:11pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Chinese state media say two Tibetans have been put on trial for inciting self-immolations in southwestern China’s Sichuan province. The official Xinhua News Agency said on Saturday that Lorang Konchok, 40, and his nephew Lorang Tsering, 31, are accused of encouraging eight people to self-immolate and that three of them - Tsedrup, Tsenam and Jokba ...

  5. News - China

    US, China oppose North Korea nuclear test

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 05:27pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Washington and Beijing have agreed that a nuclear test by North Korea would lead to its further isolation and set back efforts to restart regional talks on its nuclear disarmament, a US envoy said. After talks in Beijing on Friday with senior Chinese officials, US envoy for North Korea Glyn Davies said both sides are opposed to any nuclear test by North ...

  6. News - China

    Chinese painter portrays Tibet self-immolators

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 06:11pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Beijing-based artist Liu Yi is working on a series of black-and-white portraits he knows will never be shown in a Chinese gallery. His varied subjects — men and women, young and old, smiling and pensive – have one thing in common: They are Tibetans who have set themselves on fire to protest repressive Chinese rule. Liu wants to paint a portrait of each ...

  7. A nation looking to the future

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... amazing are those relating to the education system. In 2007, the most recent year for which figures are available, 14.3 million children began their first year of pre-school and 58,022 people began studying for doctoral degrees. There were 103.2 million students at secondary schools and 107.8 million at primary schools. It is their hopes and dreams that will write the next 60 years ...

  8. News - China

    US urges calm in China, Japan dispute

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 08:40am by Associated Press in Washington

    ... Associated Press in Washington The US is urging China and US ally Japan to “step back from the brink” in their territorial dispute and co-operate in the interests of the global economy. China has stepped up patrols near disputed East China Sea islands controlled by Japan, prompting a maritime confrontation this week but no use of force. Assistant Secretary of State Kurt ...

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    ESF teacher's quest to visit every province in China

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... and his job as head of senior school at Sha Tin College, the 43-year-old suddenly found himself surrounded by a throng of locals. "They just sat really close to me and stared ... writes Simon Parry Roads scholar The strangeness of English Schools Foundation teacher Chris Taylor's quest to visit every mainland province dawned on him as he sat down on a bench in a town ...

  10. News - China

    Tibetan man sets himself on fire to protest China

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 08:57pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing The grandfather of a revered Tibetan Buddhist figure died on Saturday after setting himself on fire in protest of Chinese rule, the London-based rights group Free Tibet said. The incident is the latest of dozens of self-immolations by Tibetans since 2009. Free Tibet said 52-year-old Tamdrin Dorjee died at the scene near Tsoe Monastery ...




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