The world’s biggest hydropower project may be causing giant landslides in China

Lily Kuo
Quartz
June 25, 2015

A landslide close to China's Three Gorges Dam in Chongqing.	(Reuters/Stringer)

A landslide close to China’s Three Gorges Dam in Chongqing. (Reuters/Stringer)

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China approves new railway for Tibet

LHASA, Oct. 31 (Xinhua)

China has approved construction of a railway linking Lhasa, capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region to Nyingchi in its east, local authorities said Friday.

According to the plan (more…)

Nyinchi Prefecture successfully carries out trial for village committees’ election

Oct 30, 2014

Nyingchi prefecture successfully carries out high standard and strict village committees’ election trials at six villages

For ‘one country, two systems’ to work, Beijing needs inspired Hong Kong leadership

Tom Plate
South China Morning Post
October 28, 2014

Tom Plate says a nomination procedure that would throw up a leader like Leung needs an overhaul.

Doctored photos of Chinese President Xi Jinping (more…)

Xi pledges reform to ensure independent, fair judicial system

Lu Hui
Xinhua
October 28, 2014

President Xi Jinping warned of serious problems in China’s judicial system and pledged reforms to remove judicial injustice, in a document published in Beijing Tuesday.

The (more…)

Sacked Tibet commander Yang Jinshan worked for Bo Xilai’s father

Want China Times
October 26, 2014

Yang Jinshan, former deputy commander of the People’s Liberation Army’s Chengdu Military Area Command, reportedly has a strong connection with Bo Yibo, father of disgraced (more…)

CY Leung: ‘Democracy would see poorer people dominate Hong Kong vote’

South China Morning Post
October 21, 2014

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in a file photo. Photo: AP

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying told media that if the government met pro-democracy protesters’ (more…)

Unify thought, make strategies and meticulously organise each work of reform of the legislative system

Date: Oct 25, 2014 Deng Xiaogang presided over Tibet’s Political and Legal Committee meeting and emphasised learning the spirit of the central government’s reform in legislature, implementing the spirit (more…)

Unify thought, make strategies and meticulously organise each work of reform of the legislative system

Date: Oct 25, 2014 Deng Xiaogang presided over Tibet’s Political and Legal Committee meeting and emphasised learning the spirit of the central government’s reform in legislature, implementing the spirit (more…)

Full text of Chinese FM’s signed article on int’l rule of law

Editor: Yang Yi
English.news.cn
2014-10-24

Promoting international rule of law serves China’s inevitable needs for peaceful development. China has made the strategic choice to steadfastly follow the (more…)