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China Current Events: May 21

China ‘collecting Dalai Lama blood samples’ Chinese agencies are secretly collecting samples of the Dalai Lama’s blood, urine and hair and are stepping up efforts to harm him, the Tibetan government in exile said on Sunday.  Read more Dissident From China Arrives in U.S., Ending an Ordeal Chen Guangcheng, the blind legal advocate who recently […]

Current Events in China: May 3

Blind activist emerges from US embassy A blind Chinese activist who fled persecution by local officials in his rural town and sparked a diplomatic standoff by holing up in the U.S. embassy for six days emerged Wednesday after U.S. officials said China had assured his safety.  Read more Chen Guangcheng forced to leave US embassy […]

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    • Nepal Earthquake Update: China Uses Quake To Shore Up Influence With ... - International Business Times April 26, 2015
      International Business TimesNepal Earthquake Update: China Uses Quake To Shore Up Influence With ...International Business TimesMembers of Chinese International Search and Rescue Team and their rescue dogs gather before boarding a charted plane to Kathmandu, after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, at Beijing Capital International Airport, China, April 26
    • Southeast Asia Divided on Response to Chinese Reclamation in South China Sea - Wall Street Journal April 26, 2015
      Wall Street JournalSoutheast Asia Divided on Response to Chinese Reclamation in South China SeaWall Street JournalKUALA LUMPUR—The Philippines pushed Southeast Asian neighbors Sunday to take a stand against China's expanding footprint in the South China Sea, but Malaysia downplayed the urgency at a summit of the region's trade and security bloc. Ch
    • China -- Not the US -- Is Leading the Solar Revolution - Motley Fool April 26, 2015
      Motley FoolChina -- Not the US -- Is Leading the Solar RevolutionMotley FoolYou've got to give it to China. When it sets its mind on something it goes big, and right now its putting a lot of time, energy, and money into dominating the solar industry. According to a recent report from China's National Energy Administration, the ...China Solar Power
    • China Open: David Howell finishes second to home winner Wu Ashun - BBC Sport April 26, 2015
      BBC SportChina Open: David Howell finishes second to home winner Wu AshunBBC SportDavid Howell narrowly failed to win his first European Tour title since 2013 as he finished a shot adrift of China's Wu Ashun in the Volvo China Open. Wu, 29, finished on nine under after a final-round one-under 71 to secure a maiden European Tour ...Wu Ashun wins Volvo Ch
    • China-Pakistan Pacts Worth Billions Reveal Beijing's Ambitions - NBCNews.com April 26, 2015
      NBCNews.comChina-Pakistan Pacts Worth Billions Reveal Beijing's AmbitionsNBCNews.com"My friend's lovely image dwells in the mirror of my heart; I tilt my head slightly, and here it comes into my sight," China's President Xi Jinping proclaimed in an editorial in the Daily Times newspaper at the start of a two-day trip to Pakistan ...B
    • Nepal Earthquake: India and China Send Rescue Teams to Himalayan Nation - Wall Street Journal April 26, 2015
      Wall Street JournalNepal Earthquake: India and China Send Rescue Teams to Himalayan NationWall Street JournalIndia and China over the weekend rushed rescue teams and other assistance to earthquake-hit Nepal, a strategically important neighbor for the two Asian giants, which are jostling for influence in the Himalayan nation. Indian Prime Minister Narendra ..
    • Sentencing of Christians explodes 10000% in China - WND.com April 25, 2015
      WND.comSentencing of Christians explodes 10000% in ChinaWND.comThe group's annual report notes that it tracks six categories of religious persecution, and since it obtains information directly from Christians inside China, most of its information concerns the Christian house church movement. The “Year of ...
    • Lawsuit Over Banned Memoir Asks China to Explain Censorship - New York Times April 25, 2015
      New York TimesLawsuit Over Banned Memoir Asks China to Explain CensorshipNew York TimesBEIJING — When Li Nanyang flew here from Hong Kong two years ago, she brought something eagerly anticipated by many Chinese historians and thinkers: several dozen copies of her father's memoir. In it, Li Rui, a 98-year-old retired Communist Party ...Hong Kongers resis
    • China, in Suspending Woman's Death Sentence, Acknowledges Domestic Abuse - New York Times April 24, 2015
      New York TimesChina, in Suspending Woman's Death Sentence, Acknowledges Domestic AbuseNew York TimesBEIJING — In an acknowledgment of the problem of domestic abuse in China, a court on Friday suspended the death sentence of a battered woman who had killed her husband, a case that drew international attention and a petition from hundreds of Chinese ...Do
    • China's President to Meet With Head of Taiwan's Governing Party Next Month - New York Times April 24, 2015
      New York TimesChina's President to Meet With Head of Taiwan's Governing Party Next MonthNew York TimesHONG KONG — President Xi Jinping of China, who is also general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, will meet next month with the chairman of Taiwan's governing party in Beijing, both sides said on Friday, in what would be the first meeti