The country’s most dominant leader since Mao is redefining China’s relationship with the world, recasting the meeting of minds and cultures as a zero-sum clash.
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With hospital beds on sidewalks and testing lines winding through parks, the city’s flailing response has exposed crucial weaknesses.
Beijing already had a vast ability to track its 1.4 billion citizens before the pandemic — now that monitoring is far more expansive.
The Chinese government is set to change its law governing women’s rights for the first time in decades, but the obvious contradictions have left many women feeling skeptical.
More than three decades after scribbling his first poem as a teenager in the mountains of northern China, Chen Nianxi is living a literary dream.
One year ago, the city’s freedoms were curtailed with breathtaking speed. But the clampdown was years in the making, and many signals were missed.
Hong Kong has long been one of the most unequal places on Earth, a city where luxury malls sit shoulder-to-shoulder with overcrowded tenements.
The long months of harsh lockdown have faded from view in Wuhan, the first city in the world devastated by the new coronavirus.
The party, led by business executives who moved to Hong Kong from the mainland, is entering the fray amid forceful moves by Beijing to quash dissent.
Woman who became a symbol of Beijing's efforts to deny its early failings in the pandemic set for first known trial of a chronicler of China’s coronavirus crisis.