Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 03:36
In prosecuting the country`s political and social activists, an image-conscious Beijing is shifting its tactics.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 21:24
The Dalai Lama has sought international support for jailed Chinese dissident leader and Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 16:22
A Chinese activist who has spent nearly half his life in detention has been freed from prison, reports said Wednesday, in a rare move amid clampdowns on other dissidents.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 03:57
Leading Cuban dissident Jose Daniel Ferrer has been arrested after meeting with European diplomats in Havana, activists said Saturday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 20:14
A Tehran court has jailed dissident Mehdi Khazali for six years for acting against national security, media reports said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 20:41
China warned blind dissident Chen Guangcheng against indulging in any activities to undermine the country`s national interest during his visit to Taiwan, which it considers as a rebel province.
Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 12:57
The New York University said on Thursday that it would soon part ways with prominent Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng but insisted that he would soon find another way to stay in the United States.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 21:28
The chairman of Interim Government in Nepal today called upon the disgruntled political parties to participate in the upcoming Constituent Assembly elections.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 13:57
The 41-year old lawyer caused a diplomatic crisis last April when he fled house arrest in rural China.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 13, 2012, 22:35
British ministers have always denied any complicity in rendition or torture.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 02, 2012, 13:53
Blind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng has said that the conviction of his nephew in China was retribution to his escape.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 28, 2012, 11:57
Authorities blamed driver error for the car crash that killed a prominent island dissident, saying the driver was speeding and braked too quickly.
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