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Modi lessons for CPM

He reivented himself. He made himself attractive to the people.

What Modi could learn from Deng

Keep a low profile while growing your strength. Keep the focus on domestic development


Clearing the Square

Morgan Chua’s political cartoons from 25 years ago speak to the young Chinese.

Party of platitude

China's Third Plenum document offers no specifics on reform.

First Drafts of History

What is the secret of detecting world-changing events?

Death the leveller: China curbs fancy tombs of the rich that irk poor

As of last month,in the cemeteries of this hilly megalopolis in south central China,modest burial sites are in


Iran interrupted

Twenty years ago a simple unarmed student protest in the central parts of Beijing began in April 1989...