Top Chinese communist party meeting starts in Beijing

Oct 24, 2016

Top Chinese communist party meeting starts in Beijing

A key conclave of China’s Communist Party elite kicked off Monday in Beijing, the official Xinhua News Agency reported, as leader Xi Jinping seeks to tighten his control over the organization. Nearly 400 top members of the world’s most powerful political party have gathered ...

Oct 23, 2016

China's Xi revives Long March myths to rally party

As China marks 80 years since the Red Army ended its epic Long March, the Communist Party has attacked revisionist history in an effort to compel reverence for its founding legend. Facing annihilation at the hands of Kuomintang during China’s civil war in 1934, ...

Xi, Putin 'bromance' becomes security bond

Oct 16, 2016

Xi, Putin 'bromance' becomes security bond

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Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, likely had more than vodka shots and gifts of ice cream to show for their warming relationship after their planned meeting this weekend on the sidelines of a developing nations’ summit in India. Recent ...