Wednesday May 15
Foot-and-mouth disease case confirmed in Xinjiang
China's Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday said that foot-and-mouth disease infections have been confirmed in cattle in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Mon May 13, 2013
CPJ Press Freedom Online
Blog: In China, reporter's death sparks questions on censorship
Twenty-four-year-old Bai Lu was just four days into her new job as a journalist at the Urumqi Evening Post when she was killed.
Wed May 01, 2013
China says no foreign link in Xinjiang violence
Investigators found no foreign links to extremist violence in northwestern China's Xinjiang region last week in which 25 people died, state media said Thursday, diverging from past claims that attacks there are orchestrated overseas.
Recalling pain from day of horror
Ahmetjon Wubuli doesn't want to remember how six of his colleagues were killed by a terrorist group, but the horrors keep coming back.
On The Road With Kazakhstan's Women Shuttle Traders
URUMQI, China -- Valentina, an energetic and sociable Kazakh woman of around 50 years of age, is a former engineer and cartographer.
China's new mental health law to make it harder for authorities to silence petitioners
Patrick Boehler has written for Time, Bloomberg, Le Monde Diplomatique and the Chinese weekly Shidai Zhoubao.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
China says clash suspects met to study Quran
The perpetrators of deadly violence last week in China's Xinjiang region held secret Quran study sessions and possessed extremist religious literature, authorities said Tuesday, accusations likely to be used by Beijing as justification for its strict rules on Islam in the vast northwestern territory.
The Charlotte Observer
China says clash suspects met to study Koran
BEIJING Chinese authorities say the perpetrators of last week's deadly violence in Xinjiang held secret Koran study sessions and possessed flags inscribed with Jihadi slogans and extremist religious literature.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Asia News Network
Kashgar unites to say farewell to victims of terror
Relatives of victims killed by terrorists on April 23 are overwhelmed by grief during a memorial in Kashgar, the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on Monday.
China arrests Xinjiang 'terrorists':...
China arrested more "terrorists" in the ethnically divided region of Xinjiang, where violence last week killed 21 people, state media says, while a rights group dismissed terrorism claims.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
South China Morning Post
Fatal clash in Xinjiang shows cadres lack crisis awareness, analysts say
A violent clash in Xinjiang that left 21 people dead last week exposed a lack of crisis awareness among local officials and their inability to deal with ethnic and religious strife, analysts said.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Envoy urged to press Uyghur rights
Envoy urged to press Uyghur rights By Radio Free Asia An exiled rights group has called on the US envoy to China to raise human rights violations against the mostly Muslim Uyghur minority with the government in Beijing, two days after 21 people were killed in the worst episode of violence in the restive Xinjiang region in nearly four years.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The Washington Post
Goldwind Profit Rises Fivefold as Cost Cuts Counter Sales Slump
Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., China's biggest maker of wind turbines, said first-quarter profit rose more than fivefold as cost cuts countered a decline in sales.
MicroRNAs Inhibit the Translation of Target mRNAs on the Endoplasmic Reticulum in Arabidopsis
Xinjiang Key Laboratory of Biological Resources and Genetic Engineering, College of Life Science and Technology, Xinjiang University, Urumqi 830046, China School of Life Sciences, Centre for Cell and Developmental Biology, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China Translation inhibition is a major but poorly ... (more)
Police clash with rebels in Xinjiang
A violent clash between authorities and assailants described as a terrorist gang left 21 people dead in China's restive northwestern region of Xinjiang, the local government said Wednesday.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The Times of India
21 killed in ethnic 'terror' clashes in China's Xinjiang
BEIJING: The local government in China's restive northwestern region of Xinjiang said Wednesday that a clash between authorities and assailants left 21 people dead in what it described as an act of terrorism.
The Daily Star
Unrest in China's Xinjiang kills 21 people
BEIJING: Twenty-one people, including police officers and social workers, were killed in violent clashes in China's ethnically-divided western region of Xinjiang, a local official said Wednesday.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
China Digital Times
Reporter's Death In Xinjiang Stokes Netizen Scrutiny
The death of a young female journalist on the site of a politically charged infrastructure project in Xinjiang Province earlier this month has drawn the scrutiny of netizens , according to David Bandurski of the China Media Project: The Tianzi Road Project is an important source of political capital for local Party leaders in Xinjiang and there has ... (more)