Yet more detentions have been added to the dozens already carried out ahead of the 25th...
by Sophie Beach | May 27, 2009
James Miles, who was the BBC correspondent in 1989 and has lived in the country ever since, has produced a 22-minute report reflecting on the meaning of events 20 years ago. Listen to it here. Part One is here.
The Economist Covers China: Earthquakes, Demonstrations, and the Beijing Olympic Games (with live webcast)
by Sophie Beach | Jul 9, 2008
Asia Society will have a live webcast of a discussion between the Economist’s Beijing bureau chief, James Miles (who was the only accredited journalist to be on the scene in Lhasa during unrest there in March) and Orville...