Tag: Mao Zedong

Chinese people ordered to think like Xi as Communist Party aims to tighten control

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the...

View: Lee Kwan Yew is the tallest Chinese leader

The Chinese Communist Party is celebrating its 100th anniversary, confident of making China the superpower of the 21st century. In purchasing power terms, it has...

tibet: Time to step on dragon’s Tibet toe: India needs to gather momentum over China issue

Mao Zedong reportedly said that Tibet was China’s ‘right hand palm’ and Ladakh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and the area known today as Arunachal Pradesh the...

tibet: Time to step on dragon’s Tibet toe: Why India needs to gather momentum over China issue

Mao Zedong reportedly said that Tibet was China’s ‘right hand palm’ and Ladakh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and the area known today as Arunachal Pradesh the...

View: Xi may have lost the plot on China’s dream of great rejuvenation

By Probal Dasgupta In 2012, upon becoming general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party, Xi announced a new goal: ‘qiang zhongguo meng’ — strong nation’s...