Chinese Rights Group Fears For Health of Veteran Democracy Activist
Qin Yongmin is planning to begin a hunger strike in protest at his treatment in Hubei's Guanghua Prison, a fellow activist says.
Jailed Taiwan Rights Activist 'Treated Inhumanely' in Chinese Prison: Wife
Lee Ming-cheh is forced to labor 10 hours a day with no day off, while authorities have blocked his access to money sent by his wife.
Tiananmen Square Protest Leader Charged With Subversion in China's Guangxi
Zhou Yongjun faces yet another prison sentence after being arrested near the Vietnam border.
Dissidents Forced to Leave China's Guangdong in 'Stability Maintenance' Crackdown
A rights attorney, a writer and an activist and commentator are forced to leave the province by state security police.
China Accused by U.S., Allies of Massive State-Sponsored Hacking Campaign
The U.S. indicts two Chinese nationals on charges of conspiracy to commit computer intrusions against dozens of companies globally.
China Bans Christmas Celebrations Amid Nationwide Crackdown on Churches
The government bans any overt display of Christian faith in cities across China, including trees, decorations and commercial promotions.
China Executes Petitioner Who Killed Police Officer Bringing Him Home
Xu Youchen was detained during a petitioning trip to the Chinese capital, but said he didn't intend to kill the policeman sent to bring him home.
China Holds Third Canadian National Amid Escalating Diplomatic Row
News of a third detention comes after Chinese warned of "grave consequences" if Ottawa failed to release Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.
China's Jailed Citizen Journalists at Risk of Torture, Death: Press Freedom Group
One in six jailed journalists is at risk of dying in a Chinese prison, according to a report by Reporters Without Borders.
Tiananmen-Era Dissident Reunited With Wife, Children After US Intervention
Zhao Changqing joins his family two years after they fled China, and vows to continue working for democracy from exile.
Activist Wives in Shaved-Head Protest Outside China's Supreme Court
Four women shave their heads, then name and shame two judges publicly for holding rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang well past the legal time limit.
China Launches Crackdown on Twitter Amid Calls For Protection of Accounts
Authorities appear to hack users' Twitter accounts via their smartphones, and use threats to force them to delete their accounts entirely.
Striking Brewery Workers Clash With Police in Jiangsu
Workers protest long hours and higher production targets at no increase in pay.
Dissident Chinese Poet, Liu Xiaobo Supporter Dies in Hong Kong
Meng Lang's writing was suffused with a 'strong sense of resistance' to the official literature of the ruling Chinese Communist Party, friends say.
Hong Kong's Occupy Central Trial Ends, Ruling Expected in April
Occupy Central co-founder Benny Tai warns of a 'chilling effect' if the nine defendants are found guilty of public order charges.
Chinese Freight Firms Are Finding Ways Around Rising Tariffs
Freight forwarding companies in southern China openly advertise third-country transshipment and new certificates of origin for exporters to the US.
China Confirms Holding Two Canadians in 'National Security' Investigation
Michael Spavor, who set up an organization sending tour groups to North Korea, is under investigation for 'harming state security' in Liaoning province.
China Holds Sichuan Protestant Pastor on 'Subversion' Charge After Church Raids
A U.S.-based group calls for the release of 'scores' of people detained in raids on the Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu.
China Probes Former Canadian Diplomat For 'Harming State Security'
A foreign ministry spokesman says Kovrig 'may have broken Chinese law,' as Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou is released on bail in Canada under stringent conditions.
China 'Expanding' Persecution of Religious Believers: US Ambassador
His comments come after a mass raid on members of a Protestant church in the southwestern province of Sichuan.