Monday, July 20, 2015
People's Republic of China (PRC) police say that foreign tourists detained and later deported from northern China "admitted" to watching videos advocating terrorism, state-media reported Sunday.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Tourists who were held in China after being accused of looking at "terrorist" materials were detained after they viewed a documentary on Genghis Khan, a spokesman for two members of the group said.
The 16-year-old son of a Chinese couple targeted by authorities in a crackdown on rights lawyers has been barred from traveling to Australia to attend high school and placed under police surveillance, a family friend said Saturday.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
In the shadow of the U.S. Capitol, lawmakers joined an annual Falungong rally Thursday, offering support to a spiritual movement which has been outlawed by Beijing for 16 years.
A celebrity Chinese "qigong master" who claimed to conjure snakes from thin air and cure the sick has been held by police on suspicion of kidnapping and murder, reports said Friday.
Friday, July 17, 2015
The spiritual leader of a Chinese Buddhist sect is to be prosecuted for financial and sexual offenses, state media said Thursday, as Beijing intensifies its crackdown on what it calls dangerous cults.
Cambodia's premier on Thursday called for a property tycoon, whose vicious assault on a popular TV star was caught on video, to return to the country and face justice after he went on the run.
The public face of the People's Republic of China's (PRC) national Olympic committee has been sacked from his government post after coming under investigation for corruption, officials said Thursday, weeks before the host of the 2022 Winter Games is chosen.
Communist Chinese authorities have said the distribution of a sex tape purportedly shot in a fitting room in one of Beijing's trendiest shopping malls is "against socialist core values," after the footage went viral.
Mainland Chinese authorities have cremated the body of a revered Tibetan monk against his family's wishes, rights groups said Thursday, after protests erupted following news of his death.