Hong Kong activists yesterday demanded justice over the death of Tiananmen dissident Li Wangyang a year ago, and an end to the suppression of his family, who are being kept under close watch at their Hunan home.Friday, 7 June, 2013, 11:34am 1 comment
A Hunan dissident charged with "inciting subversion of state power" following the death of democracy activist Li Wangyang was placed under "residential surveillance" at an undisclosed location yesterday - a move his lawyer says is designed to prevent him from challenging charges on behalf of his client.5 Jan 2013 - 4:40am 1 comment
The vice-chairman of the League of Social Democrats was arrested yesterday for throwing his T-shirt off a footbridge to catch the attention of President Hu Jintao during his visit on July 1.23 Dec 2012 - 4:55am 1 comment
Despite a recent series of scandals in Hunan , provincial party secretary Zhou Qiang is still seen as a contender for promotion to the powerful Politburo at the Communist Party's upcoming 18th national congress.1 Oct 2012 - 2:51pm
Parents want to know national education plan23 Sep 2012 - 3:08am
A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist plans to ask the United Nations to press Beijing for a new inquiry into the death of mainland June 4 dissident Li Wangyang.18 Sep 2012 - 6:04pm
Journalist groups in the city have slammed Hunan authorities for detaining two Hong Kong reporters who interviewed the family of late mainland dissident Li Wangyang .
Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung said that the government would maintain close communication with mainland authorities on the matter.14 Sep 2012 - 2:59am
Family members of the late mainland dissident Li Wangyang have denied ever accepting an official autopsy report that found the activist’s death was suicide, a Hong Kong newspaper reported on Wednesday.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
An Australian forensics professor has pointed to puzzling elements surrounding the death of dissident Li Wangyang at a hospital in Shaoyang in June.
But Dr Stephen Cordner said not enough information was available to determine whether Li hanged himself, as claimed by the authorities.24 Aug 2012 - 3:42am
A friend of pro-democracy activist Li Wangyang who challenged a police finding that Li committed suicide in a hospital has been formally arrested by police on subversion charges, according to a police document and a fellow activist.15 Aug 2012 - 11:20pm