The News Lens Date: 2016/04/16 By: Jeffrey Tsai The US State Department has heavily criticized the actions of the Chinese government in its annual human rights report. Last year, China ...

Epoch Times April 12, 2016 One of seven fishing boats is blown up by the Indonesian government in Batam, Kepulauan Riau province on Feb. 22, 2016. Indonesia destroyed 23 fishing ...

The latest in a long line of medical abuses reveals widespread corruption, dismal lack of supervision and harmful distortions in the public-health system The Economist WANG SHENGSHENG, a lawyer who ...

The Telegraph By: Neil Connor, shijiazhuang Father Dong Baolu’s flock were gathered outdoors beside a row of foul-smelling lavatories. They had no choice but to worship in this furtive way, ...

BBC News April 4, 2016 Media captionTen Years is set in a dystopian future where the city is totally under Beijing’s influence. A controversial film depicting a bleak future for ...

He may be China’s most powerful leader in decades. Here’s what he hopes to gain – and stands to lose. Foreign Policy By: Jiayang Fan, Taisu Zhang and Ying Zhu ...

Xi Jinping is stronger than his predecessors. His power is damaging the country The Economist Date: Apr 2nd 2016 “IF OUR party can’t even handle food-safety issues properly, and keeps ...

An anonymous, online call for the president to quit has sparked a furious manhunt for its author, betraying paranoia at the top of the Communist party The Guardian Date: 31 ...

Focus Taiwan Date: 2016/03/30 By: Chou Hui-ying and S.C. Chang Taipei, March 30 (CNA) A blog message signed by “loyal communists” on Tuesday urged Chinese President Xi Jinping to resign ...

An efficient way of sniffing out corrupt officials Right before the National People’s Congress in Beijing came to a close, Wang Qishan (the chief Party investigator) unexpectedly made an announcement ...

The New York Times By: MICHAEL FORSYTHE A news organization led by one of China’s most prominent journalists is sounding the alarm about censorship and the growing restrictions on free ...

The New York Times By: JAVIER C. HERNÁNDEZ BEIJING — A Chinese journalist who had written critically of the government was being held by the authorities on Friday on suspicion ...

Epoch Times March 22, 2016 The Chinese regime is trying to accelerate the capabilities of its defense industry, and this is bad news for democracy and human rights. China is ...

Reuters Date: Mar 8, 2016 In rare public comment on territorial disputes in the South China Sea, Taiwan’s defense ministry warned on Wednesday that countries in the region were spending ...

The News Lens By: Jeffrey Tsai Following its establishment of a logistics center in Djibouti, Africa, China has expressed hopes to construct more military bases to “safeguard its national interests.” ...

Navy Times By: David Larter, Navy Times The U.S. Navy has dispatched a small armada to the South China Sea. The carrier John C. Stennis, two destroyers, two cruisers and ...