A former top Chinese official considers what makes a civilized society.
The U.S. trade deficit with China continues to drive tensions, despite a decline last year.
Experts struggle to evaluate the purpose of yet another commission to monitor energy supplies in China
Following the rejection of pro-democracy activist Liu Xiaobo's appeal, Bao Tong, former aide to ousted late premier Zhao Ziyang, calls on the ruling party to give up its monopoly on power.
China’s carbon target gets mixed reviews.
Thailand's decision to repatriate 4,000 Hmong to Laos was made with political considerations at heart.
But Chinese fatalities still remain high.