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Mao Zedong

Saeed Naqvi | With cinema as guide, is conflict the destiny of India & China?

Let’s begin with Breaking with Old Ideas on China during Mao’s Great Leap Forward

16 Jul 2020 5:24 PM

Whistleblower spurs China push for change

The announcement of the surge in new cases happened as the Hubei provincial and Wuhan municipal party secretaries were shown the door.

26 Feb 2020 6:35 AM

Hong Kong’s authorities have dug themselves a hole and there’s no way out

The authorities declared that the protesters holed up on the campus, most of them students, had no option other than to surrender.

21 Nov 2019 2:30 AM

China President Xi Jinping bows to Mao Zedong ahead of National Day celebration

The controversial leader's embalmed body is kept in a glass display at the memorial hall.

30 Sep 2019 2:52 PM

Documenting the Red and White

A photography exhibition lays bare the parallels between the two revolutionaries, Gandhi and Mao Zedong.

13 Mar 2019 12:23 AM


Targeting India from within: Are we ready to foil China’s strategy?

Coming back to the Chinese, just a few instances of the gross misdemeanour of its nationals (in India) will suffice.

30 Nov 2018 12:35 AM

Chinese lesson: How not to tackle radicalisation

Following the 9/11 carnage and inter-linkages of various terror groups, the US treasury dept had designated the ETIM as a terrorist organisation.

28 Nov 2018 12:44 AM

How to gather intelligence by getting your hands dirty

Peace between the Koreas may or may not break out, denuclearisation may or may not happen and even the Kim-Trump summit is far from confirmed.

01 May 2018 12:16 AM

China ready to fight 'bloody battle' says empowered Xi Jinping

Xi warned that Beijing would defend its 'one China principle', which sees the self-ruling island as its territory awaiting reunification.

20 Mar 2018 9:48 AM

China’s getting a makeover: Xi's thought incorporated in constitution

The inclusion of the Chinese President's political philosophy in the constitution was due to the ‘historic’ achievements.

12 Mar 2018 12:42 PM


Xi Jinping secures path to rule indefinitely with historical amendment

The historic constitutional amendment breezed through the rubber-stamp parliament with 2,958 in favour.

11 Mar 2018 2:18 PM

Xi prepares for lifetime rule stoking fears of ‘elite rebellion,’ Mao days

But Xi, 64, has adopted Mao's playbook, tightening his grip with a relentless crackdown on civil society and corruption.

26 Feb 2018 1:15 PM

The spreading cult of Xi: Does China have a new Mao Zedong?

The move depicts the personality cult surrounding Mao Zedong, whose picture was in every home.

15 Nov 2017 2:02 PM

Xi Jinping orders China Army to be combat-ready

Mr Xi, 64, began his second tenure on Thursday by holding a meeting of top military officials, regarded as a main source of power base.

28 Oct 2017 6:17 AM

‘Party of the People?’ No women make it to China’s Politburo

Women are chronically under-represented among the political elite.

27 Oct 2017 6:57 PM


Xi Jinping cements power, on same page as Mao Zedong

Party enshrines Xi’s political thought into constitution Xi attains iconic status enjoyed by Mao Zedong.

25 Oct 2017 1:31 AM

China’s Bhutan push to fulfill Mao’s old dream

Beijing and New Delhi are two capitals of two of the most populated nations of the world.

27 Jun 2017 12:35 AM