Key evidence against a Chinese activist hinges on a poem calling for political change.
A year after calls for a Chinese 'Jasmine Revolution,' activists say they have been subjected to beatings and humiliation.
Fighting between Burmese government forces and ethnic Kachins escalates in recent weeks.
A heavy metal spill in southwestern China has residents scrambling for safe drinking water.
Tightened press controls followed official concerns about 'Jasmine' uprisings.
Chinese petitioners describe beatings, detentions in what they call the worst crackdown in years.
Beijing professor says all Chinese have a 'duty' to speak Mandarin.
Chinese activists blast a Taiwanese businessman for defending a deadly crackdown.
Stallholders in southern China confront police and thugs over inadequate compensation.
The wife and son of a Chinese opposition party founder will highlight his case in the US.
Police tighten controls over impoverished Chinese seeking redress for injustices.
Last year's rights record is an alarming sign of what may be still to come, says a rights group.
Chinese police threaten online activists with further detention if they try to meet.
The wife and children of a jailed Chinese rights lawyer spend their fourth Spring Festival without him.
The lengthy prison sentence comes amidst a crackdown on calls for political reform in China.
Chinese authorities want netizens to register their real names before blogging, lest they post sensitive information.
An activist who relocated to the U.S. details harassment and torture by Chinese authorities.
Authorities look to bring a founding member of a banned Chinese opposition party to trial.
Former colleagues and ordinary Chinese remember a man who 'spoke the truth.'
A local official protests alleged corruption by setting fire to a government office.
Migrant workers protest a lack of bonuses as the Chinese new year approaches.
Chinese netizens honor detained activists ahead of the Chinese new year.
The appointment of a Chinese village protest leader to a key post is hailed by the people.
Netizens in China seek greater debate after watching polls in self-governing Taiwan.
Entire Chinese village raises complaint to the government over a land grab.
Chinese visitors are drawn in by a heated political contest on the self-governing island.
Chinese workers demand back pay as demand for exports falls.
Exiled Chinese activist says he was tortured and deprived of the freedom to write and practice his religion.
Officials in a Chinese province try to force the operation on her for the second time.
China's online community hits out at the handling of an environmental hazard.