A Chinese rights lawyer is detained for speaking to a university class about online censorship.
A pastor in Shanghai says police mistreated her in custody.
Chinese authorities are keeping a close watch on a writer recently released from prison.
Henan activist Tian Xi is detained.
Relatives demand to know what has happened to one of China's top civil rights lawyers.
Authorities execute two people in northern China for their part in a large-scale tainted milk scandal.
Middle-class protesters in southern China mobilize against a planned waste incinerator.
A jail term handed down to a Chinese activist prompts a clash.
An investigation says bosses at a Chinese mine are responsible for a deadly accident.
Authorities in southern China delay plans to build an incinerator amid protests.
Chinese authorities in Sichuan move against two activists.
The wife and children of a jailed Chinese activist are granted U.S. asylum.
The Chinese author of a novel about the Cultural Revolution wins a coveted Asian literary award.
Chinese rights lawyers and petitioners were closely watched and prevented from meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to Beijing.
Netizens split over the visiting U.S. president's calls for China to open up online.
The China-based brother of U.S. President Barack Obama is about to publish his own memoir.
Hong Kong youths are abusing drugs earlier, and many cross into China to get them.
The owner of a shack in eastern China vows to stave off developers.
Exiled Chinese writers launch a poetry collection and call on Beijing to allow their return.
Two groups of petitioners in China protest their loss of pensions.
Residents of a northern Chinese mining town gather to protest a rise in heating costs.
China’s literati call for increased freedom as the country honors its journalists.
Chinese netizens take aim at their government's online controls.
U.S. legislators raise rights issues ahead of President Barack Obama's first state visit to China.
China's longtime investment in Africa is paying off in access to the continent's mineral wealth.
They spoke up for greater freedoms in China and then traveled abroad. Now they can’t get home.
A celebrated Chinese scientist is remembered.