The Chinese govt lauded its economic successes while activists criticized its record on human rights.
Currency devaluation is the latest example of Chinese leaders’ misplaced faith in the power of the state
The baby girl was in stable condition at a hospital in the Chinese capital, and authorities were trying to identify her parents, Beijing police said.
Chief Secretary Carrie Lam outlined the reform package’s details on Wednesday to lawmakers.
Two of five members of a banned cult were executed for beating a woman to death at a McDonald’s outlet in China,
Fourth-quarter growth held steady at 7.3 percent from a year earlier, slightly better than expectations.
It comes at a time when the Chinese are traveling more but also becoming notorious for rough behavior.
Protesters carrying umbrellas battled police armed with pepper spray, batons and riot shields.
China homes the most smokers of any country, with 300mn smoking & 740mn exposed to secondhand.
By Monday evening, Beijing’s levels of PM2.5 had reached nearly 200 — or about eight times the level considered safe by the WHO.
Chief Secretary Carrie Lam said also there’s no room for further dialogue with the student-led protesters.
He says the U.S. won’t stop speaking out about the things it cares about.
The students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy.
Beijing is likely to restore order in the short term. But does it have a long-term solution to the crisis of governability?
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s statement was the first time he has alleged foreign involvement in the unrest.