Activists hope the lawsuit will sway others in China where gay people face cultural stigma.
A trial is announced amid new, conflicting accounts of violence in the restive Xinjiang region in the west.
We talked to political analysts both within and outside China.
The most powerful man to be investigated as part of President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign.
Frustration over the backlog that started two weeks ago has prompted violence at some airports.
If prosecuted, Zhou Yongkang would be the highest-ranking party leader to be taken down in decades.
China’s latest food scandal, involving a Shanghai meat supplier, has forced McDonald’s to take items off the menu in many of its restaurants across the country.
A study shows state media are promoting the president with an intensity unseen since the Mao era.
Chinese spy ship lurks on edges after Beijing got invited to join RIMPAC exercises.
Chinese lunar rover Jade Rabbit is operating, despite its famous last words
Inside the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.
Xi’s anti-corruption campaign has gone farther than any in the country’s modern history.
Tens of thousands protest for the ability to choose a leader other than Beijing’s vetted candidates.
The country’s state-run news agency said the two U.S. visitors were “perpetrating hostile acts.”
President Xi uses the celebration of a 1954 treaty to defend the nation’s policies and counter criticism abroad.
China’s most famous artist continues his work and his dissidence, even as he feels himself slowing.
Loaded with meaning.
Police fill the streets, dissidents are detained and public acknowledgment of the brutal crackdown is silenced.
“For an artist, to draw what someone else tells you, the same thing over and over, it was like hell.”
Twenty-five years later, artists debate whether they must confront political abuses.