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US lawmakers seek end to Liu Xia`s confinement in China

Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 16:44

Two US lawmakers have sought an end to the confinement of Liu Xia, wife of 2010 Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, describing her detention by China as "a flagrant violation of international obligations".

Wife of China`s jailed Nobel Laureate Liu hospitalised

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 15:21

The wife of China`s jailed Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo has been admitted to hospital after police refused to let her seek medical help abroad, a family friend said on Thursday.

China Nobel winner`s wife in rare video appearance

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 16:56

Rare video footage of Liu Xia, the wife of imprisoned Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, reading two self-written poems under house arrest was posted online Wednesday.

Secret video of China Nobel`s wife screens in NYC

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 08:37

Rare video showing what life is like under house arrest for Liu Xia, Chinese artist married to jailed Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, was screened for the first time in New York City.

Naked protest for China`s Liu Xiaobo at Nobel ceremony

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 03:36

Four naked men tried to cross police cordons minutes before the Nobel ceremony in Stockholm to draw attention to the continued imprisonment of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, Swedish public broadcaster SVT said.

China`s jailed Nobel Peace laureate seeks retrial

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 15:44

A lawyer says imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo will make a formal complaint seeking a retrial to overturn his guilty verdict.

China upholds Nobel winner`s relative`s sentence

Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 15:58

Liu Xiaobo`s Nobel prize infuriated China`s communist leaders, who adamantly reject his calls for multiparty Western-style democracy.

Detained Nobel Peace Prize winner`s wife to challenge Chinese authorities over arrest

Last Updated: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 15:24

Liu Xia, wife of Noble peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, is preparing a court challenge against the Chinese authorities for placing her under house arrest and to seek a retrial of her husband`s case.

China jailed Xiaobo`s wife prepares legal challenge

Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 19:53

Liu Xia has decided to sue Beijing police for placing her under illegal house arrest and to prepare a retrial petition for her husband Liu Xiaobo`s subversion case.

China Nobel winner`s wife makes appeal to Xi

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 22:07

Wife of jailed Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo appealed to President Xi Jinping to choose "justice" over "merciless oppression", in statement since being placed under house arrest 3 years ago.

China jails Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo`s relative for 11 years

Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013, 16:13

The lawyer defending Liu Hui said the jail term was out of proportion to the alleged offence.

US urges China to free Nobel dissident`s wife

Last Updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 08:00

The US is calling for China to release the wife of imprisoned Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo from house arrest.