Chinese President's 'Xi Dada Loves Peng Mama' video goes viral

A rare romantic video showing the blossoming love story of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his celebrity wife Peng Liyuan including photographs of their cherished moments from their visit to Gujarat has gone viral online.

Don`t copy us, Mao had told Indian Maoists

Mao Zedong may have clandestinely backed the Naxalite movement but the Chinese revolutionary leader told Indian Maoists in the late 1960s not to blindly copy the tactics that brought him to power.

Don`t copy us, Mao had told Indian Maoists

Mao Zedong may have clandestinely backed the Naxalite movement but the Chinese revolutionary leader told Indian Maoists in the late 1960s not to blindly copy the tactics that brought him to power.

Xi touted as new Deng Xiaoping by Chinese official media

As President Xi Jinping consolidated his power to emerge as a strong reformist leader, China`s official media has started comparing him with late Deng Xiaoping, who had overturned Mao Zedong`s rigid Communist ideology.

China`s Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions: Study

Chinese President Xi Jinping`s name has graced the pages of the Communist Party`s flagship newspaper more frequently than any other leader since founding father Mao Zedong, according to researchers.

Maoists form alliance to draft a pro-communist constitution

Nepal`s five leftist parties today announced a working alliance to exert pressure on major parties in the Constituent Assembly to draft a constitution in line with the ideology of China`s communist leader Mao Zedong.

Mao made "mistakes", says Chinese President

In a rare move, Chinese President Xi Jinping acknowledged that `Chairman` Mao Zedong made "mistakes" but asked people to adopt a "correct" historical view to judge a revolutionary figure, who had changed the face of the nation.

China marks Mao`s birth with noodles and red songs

Admirers of Communist China`s founder Mao Zedong celebrated the 120th anniversary of his birth Thursday with noodles and fireworks.

Books and videos commemorate Mao Zedong

A number of books and videos on former Chinese leader Mao Zedong - founder of the People`s Republic of China - were released to commemorate his 120th anniversary.

China celebrates Mao`s birthday, but events scaled back

China celebrated the 120th birthday of Mao Zedong, the founder of modern China, on Thursday, but with scaled-back festivities as President Xi Jinping embarks on broad economic reforms which have unsettled leftists.

Mao fans bow before gold image of Communist China`s founder

Thousands of admirers of Communist China`s founder Mao Zedong flocked to his home town on Wednesday to bow before his graven image -- including one statue of solid gold -- before his 120th birth anniversary.

Mao`s achievements outweigh mistakes: State media poll

More than 85 percent of respondents in a Chinese state media survey said that Mao Zedong`s achievements outweigh his mistakes, as the country prepares to mark 120 years since the "Great Helmsman`s" birth.

120 years after birth, Mao`s presence lingers

Beijing: With his image gracing bank notes and staring out from Tiananmen Gate, Mao Zedong remains a constant presence in China 120 years after his birth, revered as hero who founded communist state.

$16 million gold Mao Zedong statue unveiled in Communist China

A gold and jade statue of Mao Zedong worth more than $16 million was unveiled Friday, in the latest example of Communist China`s indecision over how to commemorate its founding father`s 120th anniversary.

New chronicle on `Chairman` Mao released

A chronicle offering a rare glimpse into the life and career of `Chairman` Mao Zedong was released on Sunday.

Xi Jinping attends symposium on persecuted father

China`s ruling Communist Party today held a symposium praising President Xi Jinping`s father Xi Zhongxun, who was purged and imprisoned by party founder Mao Zedong for his liberal views.

Mahatma Gandhi`s thoughts make debut in Mao`s China

The first Chinese version of a book on Mahatma Gandhi`s thoughts was launched on Sunday, marking the debut of Gandhian philosophy in a country intensely dominated by the ideology of `Chairman` Mao Zedong.

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.

Mao`s granddaughter figures among China`s richest people

Chairman Mao Zedong`s granddaughter has become one of the China`s richest people, sparking a debate about the rise of princelings in the Communist state.

China publishes anthology of Mao`s thoughts

China has published a collection of commentaries by the country`s founder Mao Zedong on a wide variety of subjects including Chinese emperors, historical figures and literary works.