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China detains prominent human rights lawyer
Pu Zhiqiang detained with authorities wary of any dissent ahead of June's 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square protests.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 12:53 GMT
Chinese court rejects artist Ai Weiwei appeal
Artist says the $2.4m tax evasion charge is part of an intimidation campaign to stop him from criticising government.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 05:09 GMT
Ai Weiwei vows to continue to speak out
Chinese artist tells Al Jazeera he has a duty to keep speaking out, even with his financial affairs under scrutiny.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2011 13:40 GMT
China hits Ai Weiwei with $2.3m tax bill
Chinese artist ordered to pay within 15 days or face jail in case he says is part of campaign to crush dissent.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2011 08:53 GMT
Chinese blogger released into house arrest
Ran Yunfei, who called for Middle East-style uprising in his country, had been held in detention for six months.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2011 14:26 GMT
Dark side of China's frenetic growth
A string of blistering reports, high-level arrests and promises to tighten the law have shed new light on the murky world of government corruption in China.
Benjamin Robertson in Beijing
Last updated: 04 Aug 2004 12:41 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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