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Aug 02, 2018
China makes it mandatory for religious venues to hoist national flag at important eventsOfficially recognised faith groups in China are promoting the flying of national flags at religious events amid a push by the ruling Communist Party to extend its ideological control over religious life
Apr 25, 2017
China bans Muslim names for babies in Xinjiang: Human Rights WatchBeijing: China has banned Islamic names for babies in Muslim-majority Xinjiang region, home to the Muslim Uighur ethnic minority, the Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Tuesday.
Mar 13, 2017
China: Communist Party officials harden rhetoric on IslamBeijing: China's ruling Communist Party is hardening its rhetoric on Islam, with top officials making repeated warnings about the spectre of global religious extremism seeping into the country and the need to protect traditional Chinese identity.
Nov 26, 2016
Indian intel may shrug off China's presence in Kashmir, but it may be worse than we thinkIt will be prudent for our policy makers to look at the China factor in Kashmir afresh, even as our straight intelligence sleuths may shrug off this development.
Nov 10, 2016
Chinese official's election as Interpol chief sparks concern that Beijing may abuse systemActivists have raised concern that for a long time China has been allegedly used the Interpol to arrest dissidents and refugees abroad.
Oct 11, 2016
Ilham Tohti, jailed Chinese minority scholar, wins human rights awardTohti, 46, was given a life sentence on charges of separatism in September 2014 after a two-day trial.
Aug 30, 2015
Thai army chief says Bangkok bomb suspect uncooperativeThailand's army chief on Sunday told AFP the man arrested in connection with last week's deadly Bangkok bomb blast was not cooperating, as police announced he was part of a people-smuggling gang.
Aug 28, 2015
Thai police question Uighur trio over Bangkok blastArray
Jul 13, 2015
China bans Tibetans, other minorities from obtaining passports: Human Rights WatchBeijing effectively bans Tibetans and other ethnic minorities from obtaining passports, Human Rights Watch said on Monday, amid a surge in Chinese tourists travelling abroad.
Jul 10, 2015
Thailand closes embassy in Turkey after Uighur deportation protestsThailand on Friday closed its embassy and consulate in Turkey after a protest against its deportation of Uighur Muslims to China, as the US warned the minority could face "harsh treatment" on their return.