China protests en China: has people power gone mainstream? <p> BEIJING &mdash; Simply put, in Beijng, populism &mdash; better associated with US political grandstanding than Communist tactics &mdash; is gaining popularity.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China protests Elections China Thu, 05 Jan 2012 11:23:00 +0000 Jocelyn Ford 5685977 at China: Security forces "open fire on Tibetan protesters" in Sichuan At least 15 Tibetan monks and nuns are believed to have self-immolated in the past year, in protest at Chinese rule and the Dalai Lama's exile. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China protests Tibet China Mon, 23 Jan 2012 18:14:00 +0000 News Desk 5688496 at China's northwest hit by riots that leave 12 dead <p> &nbsp;There has long been tension between Han Chinese migrants and the region&#39;s native Turkish Muslim Uighur ethnic group.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Pacific China China protests Asia-Pacific China Tue, 28 Feb 2012 17:49:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5693878 at China: Ya Weilin, father of Tiananmen protester, commits suicide Ya's son, Ya Aiguo, was shot in the head by troops in Beijing on the night of June 3, 1989.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China protests China Mon, 28 May 2012 16:34:53 +0000 News Desk 5705830 at Widespread anti-Japanese protests hit China A tense situation involving a chain of islands disputed by China and Japan seems to have boiled over with large scale anti-Japanese protests hitting many Chinese cities at the weekend.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China protests Business Conflict Zones Asia-Pacific China Political Risk Japan South Korea Mon, 20 Aug 2012 18:24:00 +0000 Adam Taylor, Business Insider 5716614 at Falun Gong: China's other oppressed spiritual movement <p>TAIPEI &mdash; Falun Gong is surely one of China&#39;s most oppressed spiritual movements &mdash; although not as talked about as Tibetans, who have recently received media attention over more than 50 self-immolations in Tibet and ethnically Tibetan areas of China.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China protests World Leaders Politics China Culture & Lifestyle Fri, 16 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Cain Nunns 5726130 at