Ye Haiyan is held for assault after tweeting that assailants had broken into her home.
The group says a lack of reform has eroded trust in the new leadership.
The 18-year-old is found dead after being 'beaten by more than 10' army personnel, sparking protests.
The death sparks online anger as the Chinese public rejects official explanations.
Officials order riot police to leave as they face attacks from residents.
Anyone buying a face mask or using print shops must verify their identity.
A 47-year-old woman is critically hurt after setting fire to herself during a land dispute.
Activists say they have been warned not to publish 'sensitive' material ahead of June 4.
Mainland activists calling for public memorials are jailed or held for questioning.
Officials in Guangdong are pressured to reveal the names of the most polluted brands.
Netizens and lawyers hit out at a 1997 law that reduced penalties for sex with minors.
A new report looks at the human rights situation in China during 2012.
Chinese police issue veiled threats to dissidents who applied to hold a demonstration on the anniversary of June 4.
More than a million people have no one to provide for them after the death of their allotted child.
Qin Yongmin makes a call for constitutional government.
An open letter hits out at stringent medical assessments for Guangdong teachers.
Netizens joke they 'can't afford to die,' while hitting out at further privileges for those in power.
Rights groups say ethnic Mongolian herders were 'severely beaten' in a face-off with Han Chinese residents.
Veteran democracy activist Zhu Yufu's wife is warned not to speak out about his health.
While government censors bar talk of the protest, comments fly thick and fast.
Lin Haiyan is found guilty of illegal fundraising in what some say is a harsh blow to private enterprise in China.
Top planning official Liu Tienan's dismissal is seen as an attack on political interests linked to ex-premier Li Peng.
Chinese prostitutes risk HIV infection and fear harassment and violence from police, a report says.
Lawyers say a new law should make it harder to commit people.
They say the ruling Communist Party has never investigated the widespread collapse of schools in the disaster.
They were trying to help several hundred people held illegally, a lawyer says.
The director faces the prospect of being fined millions of dollars.
He is arrested in Guangzhou and accused of seeking political asylum.
Police question a lawyer who tried to visit Liu Ping, detained on subversion charges after calling for transparency.
Some fear the articles may herald a fresh crackdown on the country's hugely popular Twitter-like services.