Communist Party

China says party control over religion in Tibet will only increase

Chinese troops marched in and took control of Tibet in 1950 in what Beijing calls a "peaceful liberation".

Dec 29, 2016, 10:04 AM IST

China, US to step up anti-graft cooperation: Chinese paper

China and the United States are in "advanced negotiations" on returning to China five of its most wanted corruption suspects who have fled to the United States, a state-run newspaper said on Wednesday.

Oct 26, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

China needs another Mao, Xi fits the bill: Official media

Analysts said the call to make Xi a strongman leader was an attempt to raise Xi's status to the equivalent of "Great Leader".

Oct 23, 2016, 17:49 PM IST

Vietnam declares California-based group terrorists

Vietnam has declared a U.S.-based activist group a terrorist organisation and warned that any Vietnamese found to be involved with the group would be regarded as co-conspirators and punished. 

Oct 08, 2016, 10:22 AM IST

US, China to step up cooperation on North Korea

UN diplomats say the two countries have started discussions on a possible UN sanctions resolution in response to the nuclear test earlier this month.

Sep 20, 2016, 10:21 AM IST

US, China target Chinese firm suspected of North Korean nuclear link: Report

US President Barack Obama and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang agreed on Monday to step up cooperation in the UNSC after North Korea`s fifth nuclear test.

Sep 20, 2016, 10:11 AM IST

China says has tightened judicial procedures to protect rights

China has tightened judicial procedures against illegally obtained evidence and upheld the presumption of innocence, state media said on Monday, as the country seeks to combat perceptions of human rights violations within Communist Party-run courts.

Sep 12, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

China's Xi Jinping reshuffles key party posts ahead of congress

Chinese President Xi Jinping, who doubles as Communist Party and military chief, is ranked No 1 in the Standing Committee – the apex of power in China.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

China to chart Communist Party future amid crackdowns

China's Communist rulers will gather in October to discuss their party's future, state media said today, as President Xi Jinping tightens controls over the immensely powerful organisation.

Jul 26, 2016, 19:20 PM IST

Chinese demolitions at Buddhist institute draw fire

Rights groups called for Chinese authorities to stop forced demolitions at one of the world`s biggest Tibetan Buddhist institutes.

Jul 26, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Congress, Marxist MLA duo joins Trinamool

Weakening the opposition, a legislator each from the Congress and the Communist Party of India-Marxist on Thursday joined the West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress.

Jul 21, 2016, 18:23 PM IST

Liberal Chinese magazine shuts amid forced management reshuffle

A leading liberal magazine in China has halted publication after a sudden forced reshuffle of its leadership.

Jul 19, 2016, 11:08 AM IST

Chinese national jailed for hacking US defense firms

A Chinese national was sentenced in Los Angeles to three years and 10 months in prison for hacking American defense contractors to steal trade secrets on Beijing`s behalf.

Jul 14, 2016, 10:10 AM IST

Kerala's political killings return as two CPI-M, BJP activists murdered

After a lull, two political murders that of a CPI-M activist and a BJP worker within a span of few hours again shook north Kerala's politically sensitive Kannur district.

Jul 12, 2016, 16:40 PM IST

Nepal's CPN (Maoist- Centre) to withdraw support to Oli government

The Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist- Centre) on Monday decided to withdraw its support to the K.P. Sharma Oli government.

Jul 12, 2016, 13:41 PM IST

Tibet 'consensus' slammed by rights group

A rights group on Tuesday slammed foreign representatives for attending a Chinese government-organised forum in Tibet that claimed international support for a "Lhasa Consensus" on economic development in the mainly Buddhist region.

Jul 12, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

CPI-M condemns ''brutal repression'' in Kashmir

The CPI-M on Monday denounced the "brutal repression" of protesters in Jammu and Kashmir leading to over 20 deaths and said those who shot dead stone-throwing youths must be punished.

Jul 11, 2016, 14:42 PM IST

China jails ''Xinjiang sage'' connected to former security chief

 A man identified by Chinese media as a fortune teller and healer connected to China`s disgraced former public security chief Zhou Yongkang gets sentenced to jail.

Jul 08, 2016, 11:49 AM IST

China wants 'responsible explanation' on Taiwan missile firing

A Taiwanese warship had accidentally fired a supersonic anti-ship missile towards mainland China.

Jul 02, 2016, 18:03 PM IST

China celebrates Communist Party's 95th birthday, Xi warns on graft, security

Chinese President Xi Jinping says the biggest threat to Communist Party is corruption.

Jul 01, 2016, 10:46 AM IST