Tag Archives: Xi Jinping

  • Young woman immolation in Ngaba reported

    A young woman immolated herself last week as Xi Jinping was set to take over as the new President of China. ...

  • China’s new president calls for “great renaissance”

    In his first speech as China's head of state, Xi Jinping called for "the continued realisation of the great renaissance of the Chinese nation." ...

  • China names Xi Jinping as new president

    China's parliament named Xi Jinping as president Thursday, four months after he took charge of the Communist Party with pledges of reform that have raised hopes, but so far yielded little change. ...

  • Security beefed up to foil anti-China protests

    Police have beefed up security to thwart any anti-China activities in the Capital as this month commemorates the 54th anniversary of Tibet’s failed uprising against China on 10 March 1959 and Dalai Lama’s exile to India. ...

  • Xi Jinping reviews situation in Tibet amid self-immolation protests

    China's new leader Xi Jinping has reviewed the situation in troubled Tibet, amid expectations that the new leadership may consider fresh initiatives to end self-immolation protests in Tibet. ...

  • Tibet’s future: The limits of despair

    Five years after an explosion of unrest on the Tibetan plateau, the region is again in crisis. This time the world is looking away ...

  • China parliament opens with growth and graft pledges

    China targeted 2013 economic growth of 7.5 percent and vowed an unwavering fight against corruption Tuesday at the start of an annual parliamentary session that will seal its transition to new leadership. ...

  • Analysis: China’s next inner circle

    Even as Xi Jinping gets ready to assume the presidency of China this month, jockeying has begun for 2017 when rising stars of the ruling Communist Party move into top leadership posts. ...

  • After 100 days in power, Xi emerges more powerful

    China's new leader Xi Jinping completes 100 days in power after the once-in-a-decade smooth power transition, with a strong hold on the ruling Communist Party and the military. ...

  • China to pay great importance to ties with India: Xi Jinping

    China's new leader Xi Jinping has assured Prime Minister Manmohan Singh that Beijing would continue to pay "great importance" to develop relations with India. ...