Simon Denyer
Correspondent

Before joining the Post, Simon was the Washington Bureau Chief for Reuters. Before that he spent five years running the Reuters bureau in India, and two years immediately after 9/11 doing the same thing in Pakistan and Afghanistan. He is editor of “Foreign Correspondent: Fifty Years of Reporting South Asia,” an anthology of writing about the subcontinent. He has made frequent TV appearances in the United States and India, and also worked as for Reuters Television as an anchor and correspondent. He spent more than four years covering East Africa for Reuters out of Nairobi, and has also worked in New York, London and Paris.

Latest by Simon Denyer

China aims to purge Internet of porn, rumors

China aims to purge Internet of porn, rumors

Critics say the Communist Party’s “clean sky” campaign aims to silence grass-roots voices online and dissent.

China growth slows as property market fears rise

China growth slows as property market fears rise

GDP dipped to 7.4 percent in the first three months of 2014, just below the government's target for year.

Hong Kong’s diminishing press freedom addressed in a play

Hong Kong’s diminishing press freedom addressed in a play

One reporter says that the absurdity of the play might make people laugh, but those who face that absurdity every day couldn’t laugh.

Don’t pick teeth in public, Chinese bureaucrats are told

A list of “10 forbidden behaviors” issued to party officials in one county draws widespread mockery online.