Several mainland television networks have confirmed they intend to go ahead with their talent shows despite a ban on the nation's most high-profile show, Hunan TV's Happy Girls.Monday, 19 September, 2011, 12:00am
The central government's liaison office had a rowdy Easter Sunday as two of the city's most radical parties and a religious group banned on the mainland rallied outside during the day.25 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Review of visa decision sought22 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
When President Hu Jintao touched down at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland there were no cheering, flag-waving students or rosy-cheeked children clutching bouquets of flowers to be seen.14 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
One of the biggest online hacker organisations on the mainland has been shut down, and three of its leaders arrested, according to the Wuhan Evening News.8 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
People in Hong Kong have been bombarded with pre-recorded phone messages recently criticising the government's decision to deny visas for some members of a dance troupe affiliated with the Falun Gong.
The group confirmed it had been contacted by residents about the calls, but denied sending them.1 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
The Immigration Department is being called upon to explain its last-minute rejection of visa applications for six members of a US-based dance troupe that has been invited by Hong Kong's main Falun Gong group.23 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
'There is no turning back for Google ... the die is cast. It is highly unlikely that the government will sit down and talk with Google over a deal because such a compromise would be viewed as face-losing and amounting to a public acknowledgment that its internet control is wrong'
Liu Deyou, internet law professor at the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications18 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
They are young, gifted and hack - and they want you to know they had nothing to do with the cyber-attacks that prompted Google to announce it was prepared to pull out of China.
They admit some of their brethren waged electronic warfare last week against the Iranian Cyber Army but say members act based on a sense of honour, not instructions from Beijing.17 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
The Court of Appeal has criticised the government for not disclosing information backing its ban on four Falun Gong practitioners in February 2003.
It said the government had breached its duty of 'full and frank disclosure'.
Despite that, the court was unable to conclude it had acted arbitrarily or without a proper reason.5 Sep 2009 - 12:00am