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

    Posted Jul 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... appointed judges just because they had once been close associates of a local justice official, 'like serving as their secretaries and chauffeurs'. Such people did not have the slightest ... 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 and rebuilding ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Business - Economy - MR. SHANGKONG

    Forget 'Likonomics', it's all about economic stimulus in China again

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:38am by George Chen

    ... central and western regions, would be accelerated, supported by a new development fund and railway construction bonds. These efforts are similar to what happened during the two terms of Li's ...

  5. Lifestyle - Travel - TRAVEL

    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 ...

  6. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Sending students to schools abroad is just as vitally important to mainland China's interests as attracting more talents from the US Overseas study offers young education on foreign policy US first lady Michelle Obama is absolutely right about the importance of overseas education, and that is exactly what the sons and daughters of many ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. News - China

    Taiwan’s cram schools warm up in puppy-love tale

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 03:18pm by Associated Press in Taipei, Taiwan

    ... Associated Press in Taipei, Taiwan Attending a full day of school then spending hours more in tutoring is a must in Taiwan, where students start ‘cram schools’ as early as elementary school so that they can better their exam results and get into a prestigious high school or college. Director Hou Chi Jan knows it all too well. He said he spent a copious amount of his ...




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