ChinaPolitics

US will 'pay the price' for Olympics boycott, says Beijing

China warned that the United States (US) would “pay the price” for a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics over human rights concerns The US move — which stopped short of preventing athletes from attending — comes after Washington…
ChinaSociety

Beijing vaccinates thousands in Covid-19 jab drive

Thousands of people lined up in Beijing Monday to receive a Covid-19 vaccine as China races to innoculate millions before the Chinese New Year mass travel season in February. More than 73,000 people in the Chinese capital have received the first dose of the vaccine over…
ChinaMacao

Foreign residents of Macao with no solution for travel to China

The Portuguese ambassador to Beijing said today that there is still no solution to allow foreign residents of Macau to travel to China. The issue was discussed with the Macao authorities and “it was talked about at length, but it has not been resolved,” José…
Politics

'Tiananmen detainees' defend right to pro-Beijing demonstration

The two sisters detained in Macau on the day of the prohibited vigil in memory of the Tiananmen massacre defended in declarations to Lusa the right to the pro-Beijing demonstration that took place 24 hours later, without any police action. “They are free to express…
Society

Chinese Woman Accuses Prominent Lawyer of Years of Sexual Abuse

At 14 years old, she was sent by her mother to live with a successful businessman in Beijing, who was supposed to serve as her caretaker and guardian. Instead, he repeatedly raped her and held her in his home against her will. A story by The New York Times…