Friday, November 29, 2013
When Chinese leader Xi Jinping met U.S. President Barack Obama at the “Sunnylands Summit” in California in June, Xi's aides peppered their American counterparts with questions about the inner workings of the National Security Council (NSC) in the White House.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
The United States pledged support for ally Japan on Wednesday in a growing dispute with China over islands in the East China Sea and senior U.S. administration officials accused Beijing of behavior that had unsettled its neighbors.
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers flew over disputed islands on a training mission in the East China Sea without informing Beijing, while Japan's main airlines ignored Chinese authorities when their planes passed through a new airspace defense zone on Wednesday.2 Comments
An award-winning Chinese journalist who made high-profile corruption allegations against a senior official has left his magazine post, sources said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
College students in China's restive western Xinjiang region will not graduate unless their political views are approved, a university official said, as the country wages what school administrators called an ideological war against separatism.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
China should harness the positive influence of moderate religious believers, including their traditions of benevolence and tolerance, and recognize their contributions to society, the country's top religious affairs official wrote on Tuesday.
A war of words between Japan and China over a territorial dispute escalated Monday, with each country summoning the other's ambassador and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe calling a newly declared Chinese maritime air defense zone dangerous and unenforceable.
More than one million people took China's national civil service exam on the weekend, in a modern version of an age-old rite, but faced huge odds against clinching one of the few government jobs available.