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Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

China's oddball demolition king eyes the New York Times
Reuters, January 3, 2014
au.news.yahoo.com/world/a/20593533/chinas-oddball-demolition-king-eyes-the-new-york-times/

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

司法部官员:目前有66.7万人正接受社区矫正 (Ministry of Justice official: community correction is not a replacement of RTL)
Beijing News, January 6, 2014
news.163.com/14/0106/02/9HSEMVU500014AED.html

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

Why it's so difficult for app developers to take advantage of China's rapidly growing mobile market
Business Insider, January 3, 2014
www.businessinsider.com/chinas-app-advertising-difficulties-2014-1#ixzz2pZwcn0w0

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

收容教育制度下,中国性工作者权利失去保障

For prostitutes jailed in China, forced labor with no recourse
New York Times, January 4, 2014
cn.nytimes.com/china/20140104/c04laborcamps/dual/

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

Stampede at Mosque in Northern China Kills 14
宁夏清真寺踩踏事故导致14人死亡
The Washington Post, January 4, 2014
EN:http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303933104579304271374884180
CH:http://cn.wsj.com/gb/20140106/bch111102.asp

Monday, January 6, 2014 - 08:44

环球时报:书记百平米办公室,全国决非个例 (Liaoning party official's enormous office exposes a widespread problem in China)
Global Times, January 6, 2014
news.sina.com.cn/pl/2014-01-06/073129167078.shtml

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

China says child deaths not linked to hepatitis vaccine
国家卫计委称乙肝疫苗死亡病例与疫苗质量无关
Reuters, January 3, 2014
EN:http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/03/us-china-vaccine-idUSBREA0204S20140103
CH:http://cn.reuters.com/article/CNTopGenNews/idCNCNEA0207R20140103

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

China tells police to be loyal to party amid graft crackdown
Reuters, January 2, 2014
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/03/us-china-security-idUSBREA0203B20140103

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

Not educating the masses: the proportion of rural students at university has declined dramatically
The Economist, January 4, 2014
http://www.economist.com/news/china/21592664-proportion-rural-students-university-has-declined-dramatically-not-educating-masses

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

Thousands rally for full and free elections in Hong Kong
Radio Free Asia, January 1, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/hongkong-01012014150517.html

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

郭飞雄案律师张雪忠致信南方报业集团新掌门人莫高义 (Guo Feixiong’s lawyer challenges Southern Newspaper Media Group’s testimony against Guo)
Radio France Internationale, January 3, 2014
http://rfi.my/1evaNrH

陈光诚侄子狱中病情加重 (Chen Guangcheng’s nephew seriously ill in prison)
Deutsche Welle, January 1, 2014
http://bit.ly/1e0gCwP

China democracy activist Chen Ziming awarded for lifetime achievement
NTD TV, January 2, 2014
http://www.ntd.tv/en/China%20Forbidden%20News/20140102/84392-china-democracy-activist-chen-ziming-awarded-for-lifetime-achievement.html

王炳章书信称被转狱 王家接信疑患精神病 (Wang Bingzhang transferred to new prison, family members fear for his mental health)
Radio Free Asia, January 3, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/ql-01032014110456.html

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

Chinese icebreaker stuck after helping in Antarctic rescue
成功施救的中国“雪龙”号破冰船被厚冰困住
Reuters, January 3, 2014
EN:http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/03/us-antarctica-ship-rescue-idUSBREA000JX20140103
CH:http://cn.reuters.com/article/CNTopGenNews/idCNCNEA0207320140103

Attacker sets fire at Chinese consulate in San Francisco
美国调查中国驻旧金山领馆纵火案
The New York Times, January 3, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20140103/c03consulate/dual/

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

China media: U.S. criticised
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 3, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-25584845

Related:
Double standards on anti-terrorism threaten endeavor
Global Times, January 3, 2014
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/835498.shtml#.UsbzDNJDvTo

中国公安部长撰文呼吁抵制反华势力渗透 (Minister of Public Security urges police to “staunchly resist the ideological infiltration of Western anti-Chinese forces”)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 3, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/01/140103_peoplesdaily_guo.shtml

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

A new flavor: Xi Jinping gets down with the people
The Economist, January 4, 2014
http://www.economist.com/news/china/21592665-xi-jinping-gets-down-people-new-flavour

China's urban nightmare: gridlock
中国的城市化难题:交通拥堵
The Washington Post, January 3, 2014
EN:http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303330204579247731532836694
CH:http://cn.wsj.com/gb/20140103/bch104954.asp

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

Court refuses probe over Beijing airport bomber's police brutality claim
Radio Free Asia, January 2, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/review-01022014174506.html

Friday, January 3, 2014 - 11:44

Save the shark, save the world
中国鱼翅外交给全球环境带来希望
The New York Times, January 2, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/opinion/20140101/c01reichert/dual/

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Social media contest invites controversy with violence against children theme
South China Morning Post, January 2, 2014
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1393690/social-media-contest-invites-controversy-violence-against-children-theme

China: Baby-stealing obstetrician faces death penalty
Voice of America, January 2, 2014
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-babystealing-obstetrician-faces-death-penalty/1820526.html

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

中国三大乙肝疫苗厂商未获认证停产 (Chinese drug producers halt production of hepatitis B vaccines after failing to meet quality standards)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 2, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/01/140102_china_vaccines_ceased_production.shtml

Wal-Mart recalls donkey meat in China
沃尔玛在中国召回问题驴肉
The Wall Street Journal, January 2, 2014
EN: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303870704579295570378526270
CH: http://cn.wsj.com/gb/20140102/bch164815.asp

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

China sacks senior provincial official over vote-buying scandal in Hengyang
The Guardian, January 2, 2014
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jan/02/china-sacks-official-vote-buying-hengyang-bribery

四川政协主席李崇禧涉违纪已被免职 (Sichuan official sacked, under investigation for corruption)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 2, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/01/140102_china_corruption_sichuan.shtml

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Good earth no more: soil pollution plagues Chinese countryside
中国因土壤污染失去大片良田
The New York Times, January 2, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131231/c31soil/dual/

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Southern Weekly's parent firm slammed for “betraying” free-speech protesters
South China Morning Post, January 2, 2014
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1393743/southern-weeklys-parent-firm-slammed-betraying-free-speech-protesters

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

The Chinese farmer who amputated his own leg
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 2, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-25211346

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Chinese lawyers call for rights progress as Wuhan activist is detained
Radio Free Asia, January 2, 2014
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/detention-12312013133505.html

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

马三家劳教所受害者声明索偿 指控劳教期间遭遇非人对待 (Victims of Masanjia women’s labor camp request compensation for inhumane treatment)
Outlet, Date
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/sy-01022014103945.html

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Report: 8 countries on UN Human Rights Council restrict religious freedom
The Washington Post, December 31, 2013
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/religion/report-8-countries-on-un-human-rights-council-restrict-religious-freedom/2013/12/31/20ac8dd2-7244-11e3-bc6b-712d770c3715_story.html

See report:
Freedom of Religion or Belief & Blasphemy Prisoners List
Human Rights Without Frontiers International, December 30, 2013
http://www.hrwf.net/publications/reports/year-2014/458-freedom-of-religion-or-belief-prisoners-list-2013-in-25-countries

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

Chinese women “name and shame” companies they say discriminate
中国女大学生投诉企业性别歧视
The New York Times, January 2, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131231/c31discriminate/dual/

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

China denounces U.S. for sending Uighur “terrorists” to Slovakia
Reuters, January 2, 2014
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/01/02/us-china-usa-uighurs-idUSBREA0107R20140102

Related:
中国谴责美国把维族囚犯送往第三国 (China condemns U.S. for releasing Uyghur ”terrorists” to Slovakia)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 2, 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2014/01/140102_china_us_uighurs.shtml

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 10:38

China must purge Mao's ghost
中国必须摆脱毛泽东的阴影
The New York Times, December 31, 2013
CH: http://cn.nytimes.com/opinion/20131231/cc31gao/
EN: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/26/opinion/china-must-purge-maos-ghost.html

Save the shark, save the world
中国鱼翅外交给全球环境带来希望
The New York Times, January 2, 2014
http://cn.nytimes.com/opinion/20140101/c01reichert/dual/

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

Obama’s anti-human trafficking policy may prove to be tough hurdle for tech companies
Mint Press News, December 26, 2013
http://www.mintpressnews.com/obamas-anti-human-trafficking-policy-may-prove-tough-hurdle-tech-companies/175575/

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

陕西产科医生张淑侠涉嫌拐卖儿童案将择日宣判 (Trial of Shaanxi obstetrician accused of child trafficking closes without a verdict)
Xinhua, December 28, 2013
http://news.sohu.com/20131230/n392675594.shtml

Related:
Trial of obstetrician accused of child trafficking opens in Shaanxi
South China Morning Post, December 30, 2013
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1393267/trail-obstetrician-accused-child-trafficking-opens-shaanxi

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

China parents count cost of sending children to overseas universities
Financial Times, December 30, 2013
http://on.ft.com/1d3tAbn

Related:
英媒:中国父母送子女海外留学还划算吗?(Financial Times: Chinese parents calculate costs of sending children to overseas universities)
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 30, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/press_review/2013/12/131229_press_overseas_students_parents.shtml

Tibetans, Uyghurs call for end to China’s Confucius Institutes
The Tibet Post, December 26, 2013
http://www.thetibetpost.com/en/news/international/3800--tibetans-uyghurs-call-for-end-to-chinas-confucius-institutes-in-canada

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

中国中度与重度污染土壤约达5000万亩 无法耕种 (Eight million acres of China's farmland too polluted to grow crops)
Xinhua, December 30, 2013
http://money.163.com/13/1230/11/9HBDMCPA00252G50.html

Related:
China says over 3 mln hectares of land too polluted to farm
Reuters, December 28, 2013
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/30/china-environment-farmland-idUSL3N0K90OY20131230

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

With flowers, Ai Weiwei protests his loss of freedom
艾未未用鲜花抗议旅行自由被剥夺
The New York Times, December 30, 2013
http://cn.tmagazine.com/culture/20131230/t30aiweiwei/dual/

美国国家民主基金会褒奖陈子明 (NED chair pays tribute to Chen Ziming for his decades-long dedication to China’s peaceful and democratic transition)
Epoch Times, December 30, 2013
http://bit.ly/1eR3WNV

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

全国人大常委会通过废止劳教制度决定 (China's national legislature adopts resolution to abolish Reeducation-Through-Labor)
Guanming Network, December 28, 2013
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2013-12-28/101629105626.shtml

Related:
China eases one-child policy, ends re-education through labor camps
CNN, December 28, 2013
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/china-one-child-policy-official/

Celebrating Mao and visiting Yasukuni shrine
The Diplomat, December 28, 2013
http://thediplomat.com/2013/12/celebrating-mao-and-visiting-yasukuni-shrine/

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

Four Uyghur women forced to abort their babies in Xinjiang
Radio Free Asia, December 30, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/abortion-12302013050902.html

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

普宁千人堵路阻建垃圾焚烧厂 汕头学生政府前抗议造发电厂 (One thousand Puning residents protest construction of incineration plant; Shantou students protest construction of a power plant)
Radio Free Asia, December 30, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/huanjing/yf1-12302013100043.html

广东省东莞市,鸿泰玩具厂工人堵门讨薪 (Dongguan toy-factory workers protest over wages, 200 police arrive to clear scene)
Boxun, December 29, 2013
http://www.peacehall.com/news/gb/china/2013/12/201312301832.shtml#.UsGqx9JDvTp

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

China: City workers sent to prison for vendor’s death
Associated Press, December 27, 2013
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/china-city-workers-sent-to-prison-for-vendors-death.html

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

新疆莎车发生暴袭事件8人被击毙
Further Xinjiang violence claims eight lives
Financial Times, December 30, 2013
CH: http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001054167 EN: http://on.ft.com/1cCfpO1

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:38

Here's the truth about Shanghai schools: they're terrible
The Guardian, December 28, 2013
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/28/shanghai-china-schools-terrible-not-ideal

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 10:44

审查和监控被中宣部追杀多次改名的记者庞皎明辞职记 ()
Radio France Internationale, December 27, 2013
http://rfi.my/JwBaDp

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

审查和监控被中宣部追杀多次改名的记者庞皎明辞职记(A reporter changed his name for many times to avoid authorities’ surveillance finally has to resign from Caixin, one of most outspoken media in China)
Radio France Internationale, December 27, 2013
http://rfi.my/JwBaDp

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

30高校年度三公经费近7000万 浙大最高逾千万 (Annual official hospitality fee for 30 universities near RMB 70 million [about $ 12 million], over 10 million for Zhejiang University alone)
South China Morning Post, December 27, 2013
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/china/18647/30gao-xiao-nian-du-san-gong-jing-fei-jin-7000mo-zhe-da-zui-gao-yu-qian-mo

China tightens infant formula rules in food safety drive
Reuters, December 25, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/25/china-dairy-idUSL3N0K40R920131225

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

社科院反腐蓝皮书公布中国2013年反腐十件大事 (Chinese Academy of Social Science’s Blue Book: 10 major anti-corruption events in 2013)
China.com, December 27, 2013
http://china.huanqiu.com/politics/2013-12/4703374.html

China unveils anti-graft plans, focus on protests, reforms
Reuters, December 25, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/25/us-china-corruption-idUSBRE9BO04620131225

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

China far from meeting environmental targets
Wall Street Journal, December 26, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/26/china-far-from-meeting-environmental-targets/

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

工信部向11家民营企业发放虚拟运营商牌照 (Top telecommunications watchdog issued 11 virtual operator licenses to private companies)
Wall Street Journal, December 27, 2013
http://cn.wsj.com/gb/20131226/bch180017.asp?source=rss

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

With Suu Kyi and China, it’s complicated
Irrawaddy, December 24, 2013
www.irrawaddy.org/contributor/suu-kyi-china-complicated.html

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

Widow of China’s purged leader dies at age 95
Associated Press, December 26, 2013
www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/widow-of-chinas-purged-leader-dies-at-age-95/2013/12/26/8163f252-6dfb-11e3-a5d0-6f31cd74f760_story.html

Related:
赵紫阳夫人梁伯琪去世 享年95岁 (Liang Boqi, Zhao Ziyang’s wife, dies at age 95)
South China Morning Post, December 27, 2013
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/china/18596/zhao-zi-yang-fu-ren-liang-bo-qi-qu-shi-xiang-nian-95sui
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

Homeowner’s ‘Cannons’ Warn Demolition Teams: No Closer
河南市民自制黑色大炮抵抗拆迁
New York Times, December 27, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131227/c27homeowners/dual/

See the pictures
河南荥阳现防拆闹剧:老汉制“大炮”摆房前屋后 (Canons made by an old man deployed around his house to resist demolition in Xingyang, Henan)
New York Times, December 27, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131227/c27homeowners/dual/
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

We should not worship Mao as a god, says China’s president
The Telegraph, December 26, 2013
link

Chairman Mao's old home to reopen inside luxury mall
The Telegraph, December 26, 2013
www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10538153/Chairman-Maos-old-home-to-reopen-inside-luxury-mall.html

China cancels plans for Mao's 120th but in one village, his spirit lives on
The Guardian, December 26, 2013
www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/26/nanjiecun-commune-capitalism

For Mao’s birthday, a changing China cashes in and celebrates — carefully
Associated Press, December 25, 2013
seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2022531545_maoanniversaryxml.html

Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

贫富分化成2013最热社会问题 两极收入差20多倍 (Rich-poor differentiation becomes hottest social issue 2013, of 20 times income difference between poles)
China News Service, December 27, 2013
http://news.163.com/13/1226/17/9H1MK9T500014JB5.html

Related Tencent weibo post:
李尧鑫, December 27, 2013
何至百倍,已有几千倍的差距了,不能以平均来计算。 || 老于: 我认为数据极不准确!收入最高的百分之十少算年收入超百万最低的年收入仅一万余差距达一百倍之多,天地之别!除非```````````!
http://t.qq.com/p/t/228549041628101
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 09:35

特写:一个中国记者的靖国神社印象 (A Chinese reporter’s impression of Yasukuni Shrine)
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 27, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/12/131227_japan_yasukuni_byliuhaining.shtml

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

Edward Snowden Christmas message: End mass surveillance
斯诺登发表圣诞致词呼吁结束大规模监控
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 25, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25516081

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

China's city of lost children brings in shelters for abandoned babies
The Telegraph, December 23, 2013
www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10536358/Chinas-city-of-lost-children-brings-in-shelters-for-abandoned-babies.html

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

社会蓝皮书:社会组织2014年后将现大幅增长态势 ()
China News Service, December 26, 2013
http://www.bjnews.com.cn/news/2013/12/26/299246.html

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

李东生被免:十八大后第二位被查中央委员和正部级官员(表) (China removes senior official Li Dongsheng)
People’s Daily, December 26, 2013
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2013/1226/c1001-23950229.html

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

China city caps car-buying to curb pollution
Agence France-Presse, December 22, 2013
bit.ly/1fzOoKL

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

China investigates after vaccine suspected in seven deaths
Reuters, December 23, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/23/us-china-vaccine-idUSBRE9BM0AO20131223

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

专访笑蜀:郭飞雄情况危险,急需外界关注 ()
Voice of America, December 26, 2013
http://www.voachinese.com/content/exclusive-interview-xiaoshu-on-guo-feixiong-20131224/1817032.html

Liu Ping’s Christmas in Jail
异见人士刘萍在铁窗里度过圣诞节
The New York Times, December 26, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131226/c26liuping/dual/

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

2013中国互联网发展10大动向 ()
People’s Daily, December 26, 2013
http://news.dayoo.com/china/201312/26/53868_34207350.htm

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

Has China’s New Labour Contract Law worked? – Analysis
Eurasia Review, December 23, 2013
www.eurasiareview.com/23122013-chinas-new-labour-contract-law-worked-analysis/

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

郑风田:经营权分离后 土地这只"母鸡"将开始给农民"下蛋" ()
Eurasia Review, December 23, 2013
www.eurasiareview.com/23122013-chinas-new-labour-contract-law-worked-analysis/

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

中共七常委拜谒毛泽东 党报再颂毛功绩 ()
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 26, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/12/131226_china_mao_xi.shtml

Related
中共中央举行纪念毛泽东同志诞辰120周年座谈会 ()
People’s Daily, December 26, 2013
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2013/1226/c1024-23952300.html

Happy Birthday, Chairman Mao
中国在争议中纪念毛泽东诞辰120周年
The New York Times, December 24, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/china/20131224/c24mao/dual/

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

China protester risks riches joining street fight for justice
Bloomberg, December 23, 2013
www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-23/china-protester-risks-riches-joining-street-fight-for-justice.html

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

全国人大常委会审议废止劳教制度的议案 ()
People’s Daily, December 24, 2013
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2013/1224/c1001-23925501.html

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

Crackdown stymies China church's Christmas meeting
Associated Press, December 23, 2013
abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/crackdown-stymies-china-churchs-christmas-meeting-21306991

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

“民告官”可口头起诉 (Amendments to Administrative Procedure Law to make it easier for citizens to sue government)
National People's Congress, December 24, 2013
www.npc.gov.cn/npc/xinwen/lfgz/2013-12/24/content_1819714.htm

China to revise law to make it easier to sue govt
December 23, 2013, Times of India
timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/china/China-to-revise-law-to-make-it-easier-to-sue-govt/articleshow/27804480.cms

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

社科院:中国经济整体债务规模为111.6万亿元 (China Social Science Academy: China’s overall debt of economy is 111.6 trillion Yuan)
China News Service, December 23, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/23/a-statement-under-the-mistletoe-for-chinas-lgbt-community/

A statement under the mistletoe for China’s LGBT community
Wall Street Journal, December 23, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/23/a-statement-under-the-mistletoe-for-chinas-lgbt-community/

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

Apple signs deal to open connection between iPhones and China Mobile
The Guardian, December 22, 2013
www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/dec/22/apple-iphone-china-mobile-deal

Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:51

China Must Purge Mao's Ghost
The New York Times, December 26, 2013
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/26/opinion/china-must-purge-maos-ghost.html?_r=0&adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1388066562-4gJNI6NWcmsqbHREgOpy1g

Politically bankrupt China dare not tolerate freedom of the press
The Guardian, December 22, 2013
www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/22/china-journalism-suppression-of-truth

中国新标语

The new face of Chinese propaganda
New York Times, December 24, 2013
cn.nytimes.com/opinion/20131224/c24murong/dual/

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

中国商人在美就走私野生动物认罪 (Chinese businessman pleads guilty in U.S. for running international rhino-horn smuggling ring)
Voice of America, December 20, 2013
http://www.voachinese.com/content/chinese-plead-guilty-of-wild-trafficking-20131219/1814097.html

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

Chinese cartoon producer blamed after kids burned
Associated Press, December 18, 2013
www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/dec/18/chinese-cartoon-producer-blamed-after-kids-burned/

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

公安部副部长李东生涉严重违纪违法接受调查 (Vice minister of public security, Li Dongsheng, under investigation for serious law violations )
People’s Daily, December 20, 2013
http://politics.people.com.cn/n/2013/1220/c1001-23905137.html

China tolls death knell for lavish, 'feudal' funerals for officials
Reuters, December 19, 2013
www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/19/us-china-funerals-idUSBRE9BI0GW20131219

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

杭州自来水异味事件后钱江上游查获农药厂偷排废液大案 (Zhejiang major-pollution case cracked: 38,000 tons of pesticide-polluted water emptied into Qu river, Hangzhou tap water affected)
Radio France International, December 20, 2013
http://rfi.my/1bg6bCd

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

Opposition in Inner Mongolia
The Diplomat, December 19, 2013
http://thediplomat.com/2013/12/opposition-in-inner-mongolia/

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

European Politicians Take a Stand Against Organ Harvesting in China
NTD Television, December 18, 2013
http://www.ntd.tv/en/news/world/europe/20131219/84006-european-politicians-take-a-stand-against-organ-harvesting-in-china.html

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

China's hukou reforms 'won't work in practice'
Radio Free Asia, December 18, 2013
www.rfa.org/english/news/china/hukou-12182013160721.html

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

中宣部整顿十大新闻学院 记者证首次“国考”重马克思主义 (Party propaganda department dispatches officials to become Deans at 10 major journalism schools)
Radio Free Asia, December 20, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/meiti/xl2-12192013094231.html

New York Times, Bloomberg journalists receive China press credentials, await visas
Huffington Post, December 19, 2013
www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/19/journalists-china-new-york-times-bloomberg_n_4472779.html

Related Tencent weibo post:
胡文波, December 20, 2013
现在不是十年前了,想靠这个压制住新闻系学生,那是做中国梦呢
http://t.qq.com/p/t/352050121822787
Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

美中高层会谈 中方一改对美强硬 称两国“好戏连台” (U.S.-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade opens in Beijing with relaxed atmosphere)
Voice of America, December 20, 2013
http://www.voachinese.com/content/us-china-20131220/1814369.html

Aides: Max Baucus has long been fascinated with China
Wall Street Journal, December 20, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/20/aides-max-baucus-has-long-been-fascinated-with-china/

Analysts: China, US legal views make more ‘Cowpens incidents’ likely
Stars and Stripes, December 19, 2013
www.stripes.com/news/analysts-china-us-legal-views-make-more-cowpens-incidents-likely-1.258357

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

新土改 大规模土地流转试点改革大势所趋 (New land reform: large-scale pilot land-transferring reform imminent)
South China Morning Post, December 20, 2013
http://www.nanzao.com/sc/china/18304/xin-tu-gai-da-gui-mo-tu-di-liu-zhuan-shi-dian-gai-ge-da-shi-suo-qu

Guardian Weekly year in review 2013: Xi Jinping asserts his vision for China
The Guardian, December 19, 2013
www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2013/dec/19/guardian-weekly-year-review-2013-china-xi-jinping

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

The Ghosts of China’s one-child policy
Vocativ, December 19, 2013
http://www.vocativ.com/12-2013/ghosts-chinas-one-child-policy/

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

贫富差距大 保镖生意火 (Bodyguard services “hot” as economic disparity widens)
Deutsche Welle, December 20, 2013
http://bit.ly/1i7pNkv

Power and patriotism: reaching for the moon
The Economist, December 21, 2013
www.economist.com/news/china/21591884-xi-jinping-has-consolidated-power-quickly-now-he-showing-it-reaching-moon

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 09:51

China vents anger over Dalai Lama's planned Norway visit
Reuters, December 20, 2013
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/12/20/us-china-norway-dalailama-idUSBRE9BJ0DO20131220

Related:
达赖喇嘛将访问挪威,中国外交部发怒 (Dalai Lama to visit Norway, angering Chinese foreign ministry)
Deutsche Welle, December 20, 2013
http://bit.ly/JPfZ0i
Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

EU angst on U.S. snooping is helping China to steal secrets, congressman says
EU Observer, December 18, 2013
euobserver.com/justice/122524

UK to boost control over cyber centre run by China's Huawei
Agence France-Presse, December 18, 2013
bit.ly/18Y5DnJ

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

China's graft crackdown hits watches, luxury market
Agence France-Presse, December 18, 2013
bit.ly/1fGqeyA

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

Terrorism lawsuit clouds Chinese Israel visit
Associated Press, December 18, 2013
www.krqe.com/news/international/terrorism-lawsuit-clouds-chinese-israel-visit_95035464

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

英媒:华为出钱自我监测谋求海外发展
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 19, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/press_review/2013/12/131219_press_huawei_banbury.shtml

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

Hospital in southwest China opens smog clinic
Associated Press, December 18, 2013
www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/dec/18/chinese-hospital-opens-smog-treatment-clinic/

土壤修复启动纠结 数十万亿市场待解
Economic Observer, December 17, 2013
http://www.eeo.com.cn/2013/1217/253618.shtml

京沪雾霾同源于重工业
China News Service, December 19, 2013
http://focus.news.163.com/13/1219/13/9GFB301300011SM9.html

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

China confirms human death from new bird flu type
Agence France-Presse, December 18, 2013
bit.ly/1cSiKbq

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

“南周事件”后续:郭飞雄遭秘密移送起诉 刘远东被控“聚扰”
Radio Free Asia, December 18, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/Xinwen/24-12182013142151.html

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

Mass re-education for China’s reporters
Wall Street Journal, December 18, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/18/mass-re-education-for-chinas-reporters/

彭博新闻社驻中国记者获发记者证
British Broadcasting Corporation, December 19, 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/china/2013/12/131219_china_foreign_journalists.shtml

Chinese journalists face Marxist ideology exam
The Guardian, December 19, 2013
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/19/chinese-journalists-ideology-exam-media

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

相同字符达97% 马爱农诉出版社获胜
Beijing News, December 19, 2013
http://www.bjnews.com.cn/news/2013/12/19/298210.html

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

Baucus, conflicted architect of health overhaul, is Obama’s pick for China
奥巴马医改法案设计师获下任驻华大使提名
The New York Times, December 19, 2013
http://cn.nytimes.com/usa/20131219/c19baucus/dual/

White House to nominate Baucus for ambassador to China
The Washington Post, December 18, 2013
www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/12/18/white-house-to-nominate-baucus-for-ambassador-to-china/

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

香港支联会购置房产建永久“六四纪念馆”
Radio Free Asia, December 18, 2013
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/gangtai/yf-12182013095821.html

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

China's sex workers face paying for their incarceration
The Guardian, December 18, 2013
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/dec/19/china-sex-workers-pay-incarceration

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 08:09

No better time for fundamental reform of China's state enterprises
South China Morning Post, December 18, 2013
www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1384939/no-better-time-fundamental-reform-chinas-state-enterprises

Riding the tiger: China’s struggle with rule of law
Wall Street Journal, December 18, 2013
blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/12/18/riding-the-tiger-chinas-struggle-with-rule-of-law/

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 10:14

狱中记者人数居高不下 被绑架记者激增
Deutsche Welle, December 18, 2013
http://bit.ly/1c0Hiiv

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