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Xi Jinping Formally Named President Of China

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 06.12.2013 | World

BEIJING -- China's new leader Xi Jinping capped his rise to the top Thursday by adding the largely ceremonial title of president, though he will need ...

Head Of China's Legislature Rejects Western Democracy

AP | Posted 05.08.2013 | World

BEIJING — The outgoing head of China's legislature praised it Friday for upholding the ruling Communist Party's leading role and for rejecting W...

Reports: China To End Forced Labor Camp System

Reuters | Posted 03.08.2013 | World

BEIJING, Jan 7 (Reuters) - China will end its controversial system of forced labour camps, Chinese media cited the domestic security head as saying ...

Chinese Newspapers Make Rare Criticism Of Govenrment

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — More than a dozen Chinese newspapers took a rare stand this week against a Mao Zedong-era system blamed for the wide gap between the c...

China: Western-Style Democracy Not For Us

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — The head of China's rubber-stamp parliament cited Western democracy no less than nine times in a speech Monday _ to illustrate what th...