China general`s ousting tightens Xi`s grip on military: Experts

The Chinese Communist Party`s dramatic expulsion of a former top general -- the most senior figure to fall in President Xi Jinping`s anti-corruption campaign -- is an assertion of political control over the powerful and wealthy military, analysts say.

Hong Kong rallies for democracy as govt says `doing its utmost`

Pro-democracy protesters gathered for a mass march in Hong Kong on Tuesday, with one burning a photograph of the city`s leader and another calling for him to be sacked, in what could be the biggest challenge to Chinese Communist Party rule in more than a decade.

New princeling makes debut in Chinese Communist Party

Continuing the princeling era in China`s ruling Communist Party, the US-educated grandson of late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping, has made his debut as a highest ranking official in a southern county.

Wary China keeps close watch as Tiananmen anniversary arrives

Twenty-five years ago, Wang Nan took his camera and headed out to Beijing`s Tiananmen Square, where tens of thousands of people had gathered calling for democratic reforms.

Chinese Communist Party official sacked over sex scandal

A senior Communist Party school official in northwest China`s Shaanxi province has been dismissed from his post.

Widow of China`s purged leader dies at age 95

The widow of a former Chinese Communist Party chief ousted after the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests has died at age 95.

Chinese Communist Party plans to establish its branch in space

Party membership is a prerequisite for success in China in all walks of life, including the space.

Mao`s rare photo fetches USD 55,300 in auction

A rare photo of Mao Zedong, Chinese Communist Party icon, has been sold for USD 55,300 at an auction signifying his continuing popularity in China, 27 years after his death.

Photo surfaces of China first lady serenading Tiananmen troops

A photo of China`s first lady Peng Liyuan in younger days, singing to martial-law troops following 1989 bloody military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, flickered across Chinese cyberspace.

Chinese Communist Party holds key meet to finalise new Cabinet

As China`s Communist Party prepares to form a brand new government early next week.

Top Chinese Communist Party leader faces graft probe: Report

A top Chinese leader is under investigation for corruption, a media report said Saturday.

Chinese media protests against censorship; CPC unfazed

China`s ruling Communist Party has asserted its "absolute and unshakable" control over media organs.

Top Chinese leaders asked to disclose assets

Central Committee is the highest body of the Party.

Hu formally bids farewell to Chinese Communist Party

Outgoing Chinese president Hu Jintao has formally relinquished his role at the top of the ruling Communist Party.

Decade after retirement Jiang Zemin remains `big boss` of CPC

86-year-old Jiang took the centre stage of the week-long 18th Party Congress both at its inaugural and valedictory meetings sitting between outgoing President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao.

Bo`s son defends father as `upright and devoted to duty`

Expelled Chinese Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, accused of graft and sexual misconduct, Sunday got overwhelming support from his lone son.

Chinese Communist Party steps in to root out graft in Army

The military arm of China`s ruling Communist Party has issued new disciplinary regulations to counter rampant corruption in the Chinese Army.

Chinese Communist party demands reforms in Tibetan monasteries

In Tibet, Monks wield spiritual and political influence over the masses.