One of the dissidents responsible for splashing ink on a portrait of Mao Zedong during the 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations passed away last month in the US, his widow said today. Yu Zhijian, 53, died on March 30 of complications related to diabetes, his ... Business Standard, 2 weeks ago
A car crashed and overturned near Tiananmen Square in the heart of Beijing on Friday which police blamed on the driver losing control on a slippery road, cautioning against the spreading of rumours.DNA, 2 months ago
When Bastian Obermayer and Frederik Obermaier shone a light on the Pandora's Box that became famous as the Panama Papers, even they didn't know how it would shake up the murky world of finance, indeed the world itself. Oberamayer and Obermaier went on to win 2017's Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for their excellent journalism. Rediff.com carried an excerpt from their book, The Panama Papers, on April 12, 2016. We present that excerpt to you again, for your reading pleasure. IMAGE: ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
'Whether it is the One Belt One Road project or building relationships in the Indian Ocean Region -- supposedly our area of concern -- the Chinese are seriously outpacing us,' points out Vice-Admiral Premvir Das (retd). IMAGE: People's Liberation Army troops during a military parade in Tiananmen Square. Photograph: Reuters Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his tenure by inviting neighbouring country heads, among them Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, to his swearing-in ceremony. This was ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
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