Saturday, April 21, 2012
The raucous diners in a hilltop restaurant in southwest China ignored a waiter's request to quieten down after a complaint from a petite woman at a nearby table.
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Armed police in full riot gear stand guard along the main street in Aba, a small Chinese town where a young monk burned himself to death last March, setting off a series of self-immolations.
Sunday, February 26, 2012
At least 15 people were killed Saturday when tourist bus plunged off a highway into a ravine in northern China, a state news agency reported.
Friday, January 20, 2012
Villagers in Guangdong province who protested against their leader have won unusually speedy official concessions, a resident said Thursday, amid fears of more unrest in China's manufacturing heartland.
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Hundreds of Muslims fought with armed police who demolished a mosque in north China, local police and a human rights group said on Monday, with several people injured in the “riot.”
Monday, January 2, 2012
Labor dispute cases reported in Guangdong province, an economic powerhouse in South China, surged almost three-fold in the past four years, with the implementation of the new Labor Contract Law.
Sunday, January 1, 2012
Residents of a south China village who tested the ruling Communist Party's control with more than a week of protests had “legitimate complaints” over a land grab that sparked the rebellion, state news agency Xinhua has said.
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Authorities in southern China moved Wednesday to defuse an outbreak of unrest, agreeing to free villagers detained for protesting land seizures and suspending a power plant project.
Sunday, December 18, 2011
Friday, December 16, 2011
Thousands of residents of a Chinese village under police blockade rallied Thursday to demand the government take action over illegal landgrabs and the death in custody of a local leader.