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China clamping down on use of VPNs to evade Great Firewall

Jul 20, 2017

China clamping down on use of VPNs to evade internet controls

China users report WhatsApp disruption amid censorship fears

Jul 18, 2017

Users of WhatsApp in China are reporting widespread service disruptions amid fears that the popular messaging service may be blocked at least partially by Chinese authorities

China controls information about ailing Nobel Prize laureate

Jul 12, 2017

As China faces mounting pressure to let imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo go overseas for cancer treatment, it's fighting back with a familiar strategy: information control

Singapore PM's siblings say they hope to resolve family feud

Jul 6, 2017

The siblings of Singapore's prime minister have launched another public attack on their brother over social media _ but they say from now on, they're keeping the spat private

Outspoken Chinese law professor, government critic, silenced

May 26, 2017

One of the Chinese government's most vocal, and dogged, critics will finally fall silent

China rappers to Seoul: 'Big brother' opposes missile shield

May 17, 2017

A rap group backed by China's government is warning South Korea in a video that "you're going too far" with the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system opposed by Beijing

Thailand backs off threat to block Facebook over content

May 16, 2017

Thailand backed off a threat to block Facebook on Tuesday, instead providing the social media site with court orders to remove content that the government deems illegal

18 injured in China knife attack; suspect shot, arrested

May 10, 2017

Police in northern China say 18 people were injured when a man attacked people on a city street with a knife

United passenger's removal sparks outrage in China

Apr 11, 2017

Images of a bloodied passenger being forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight drew widespread condemnation in China following a report by a witness that the man said he was targeted because he was Chinese

Unfettered online hate speech fuels Islamophobia in China

Apr 10, 2017

Homeowners in a central Chinese city were so opposed to the planned construction of a mosque in their neighborhood that they buried a severed pig's head on the building site in protest

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