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Major Challenges For China's Eco-Cities Initiative

The Huffington Post | Jonathan Feldman | Posted 07.17.2014 | Green

China is embarking on one of its most ambitious engineering challenges to date: the construction of the Phoenix Towers, a pair of skyscrapers in t...

Chinese City Plans To Fine Unmarried Mothers

AP | LOUISE WATT | Posted 06.03.2013 | World

BEIJING -- A Chinese city's plan to fine mothers who have a child out of wedlock has sparked criticism that the policy is discriminatory and could lea...

The Rise of the Chinese Urban Militia

Daniel Wagner | Posted 10.08.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

The Chinese government juggernaut does not move swiftly, but it moves as quickly as it needs to in order to enforce social order and ensure its own survival. That is the case in its response to rising civil unrest throughout the country.

Hu's Chicago Stop-Over and the Future of US-China Summits

Jeffrey Wasserstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jeffrey Wasserstrom

This is the first time that a visit to Chicago, an economically important crossroads city, has figured in the itinerary of the head of China's Communist Party.

China's Prostitutes Rally For Legalization

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A recent crackdown on China's rampant sex industry has prompted a backlash among the country's ring of prostitutes and other sex workers, with many pa...

'World's Fastest Train' Unveiled In China

AFP | Sat Dec 26, 7:54 Am ET | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING (AFP) -- China on Saturday unveiled what it billed as the fastest rail link in the world -- a train connecting the modern cities of Guangzhou ...