A political commentator draws parallels between the Chinese president and late supreme leader Mao Zedong.
Plunging energy prices devalue huge deal of strategic and political importance for Beijing and Moscow.
Beijing's crisis responses raise investment fears as many steps are seen as doing more harm than good.
A former top Chinese official remembers an ousted premier who died on Jan. 17, 2005.
China adds even more polluting plants despite the country's present power glut.
The stakes are high for both the US and Asian nations bordering vital sea lanes where territory is disputed and military conflict possible.
A Chinese commentator analyzes the recent viral popularity of a Chinese Internet meme.