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Cuba's president says government has some blame for protests

July 15, 2021 10:21 am

Until now, the Cuban government had only blamed social media and the U.S. government for the weekend protests, which were the biggest seen in Cuba since a quarter century ago.

Thousands of protesters take to the streets in Cuba

July 12, 2021 8:29 am

President Miguel Diaz-Canel, who also heads the Communist Party, blamed the United States for the unrest in a nationally televised speech on Sunday afternoon.

India’s superficial understanding of China will no longer do

July 01, 2021 7:55 am

Vijay Gokhale writes: The Chinese Communist Party’s centenary is a timely reminder of the need to go beyond the focus on the PLA in the context of the boundary question and China’s foreign policy in South Asia

A Cuba without a Castro? A country steps into the unknown

April 20, 2021 1:21 pm

Since 1959, when Raúl and his older brother, Fidel, led an insurgency against a U.S.-backed dictator to victory, Cuba has been led by a Castro. Now, as Raúl — who is 89 and succeeded his older brother — steps down from the helm of the Communist Party.

China celebrates official end of extreme poverty, lauds Xi

February 25, 2021 3:59 pm

The full-scale propaganda campaign launched this month has filled state-controlled newspapers and airwaves with reports on the anti-poverty milestone and Xi's personal role in it.

Women fail to crack China's glass ceiling as party picks new leaders

October 25, 2017 4:06 pm

In the new Politburo, only one of its 25 members is a woman -- Sun Chunlan, head of the party body charged with outreach to non-Communists. It is her second term and she is likely to retire in five years.

China's ruling Communist Party aims to be world's strongest

August 06, 2017 5:25 pm

"Under the CPC's leadership and endeavours of the generations of party members, China's progress in social development has made the party an example to all and the world looks forward to its contribution to global governance," the Xinhua report said.

Only BJP, Communist Party have internal democracy: Amit Shah

June 01, 2017 1:52 am

"Only BJP and Communist parties practise it, and all the others are dynasties,” BJP president Amit Shah said in Vadodara.

China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed waters of South China Sea

May 01, 2016 8:22 am

China has by far the world's biggest fish industry, but depleted fishery resources close to China's shores have made fishing in disputed waters an economic necessity, fishermen and industry executives say.

Explained: 21, The big one

April 16, 2015 7:24 am

The CPM is meeting at its 21st Party Congress in Visakhapatnam. At the end of the week, the largest communist party in India will have a new general secretary.