The event is meant to 'foster the Chinese nation’s valuable traditions and spread patriotic education' among participants.
Yang Wei was handed a 10-day administrative sentence without a trial after he requested a registration form for election candidates.
Jailed opposition party member Meach Sovannara's lawsuit against Prime Minister Hun Sen's son will have its first hearing in Los Angeles in September.
Mother of activist jailed in Vietnam for Facebook critiques of corrupt communist cadres says she was roughed up at her son's trial.
The 6.8-magnitude temblor strikes the town of Chauk in Magway region and destroys scores of ancient pagodas in nearby Bagan.
Kofi Annan will direct the body to help resolve human rights issues in the western state.
The Chinese-made gadget is now a target as Pyongyang begins to confiscate what may be the country's most popular electronic consumer device.
Yang Maoping was prevented from entering a prison hospital in the southern province of Guangdong where her brother has been transferred.