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Chinese Passports Stir Up Territorial Disputes

China delivered a rousing jolt to its various border disputes last week with the introduction of a controversial new passport design. Visa pages in the passports incorporate a map—shown in an annotated photograph at The...

Taking On Corruption in India and China

Prompted by comments made by the vice-director of the Party Literature Research Office of the Party’s Central Committee during his recent visit to New Delhi, The Wall Street Journal’s India Real Time blog examines...

China Leads in Carbon Emissions, Lags in Data Transparency

The Guardian reports and illustrates new data on global carbon emissions which shows China pulling further ahead of the US, almost offsetting the expected dip in emissions caused by the global recession. While US emissions fell...

Tibetans in India Protest Against Train to Lhasa – Reuters

From Reuters via the New York Times: Tibetan exiles living in India scaled the fence at the Chinese embassy and set fire to Chinese flags on Monday, protesting against a nearly-completed railway linking Tibet with the rest of China. Several protesters, some dressed in Buddhist robes, were arrested after a violent scuffle with embassy guards […]



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