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After the gaming crackdown, China to target cosmetics industry

Chinascope — The Week Behind The Wall is everything you need to know about what’s happening in China this week.

A new book exposes China’s hidden corruption. Xi’s family and CCP have a lot to answer

Xi Jinping's tight control over media and dwindling access of foreign journalists to Chinese leaders has made it difficult to report on corruption at the highest levels of CCP.
Xi Jinping, China's president, gives a speech during an inauguration ceremony in Macau | Bloomberg

Is Xi bringing back Mao’s Cultural Revolution? Much debate over ‘common prosperity’ goal

A fight between Global Times editor and blogger followed Xi’s launch of the 'common prosperity' campaign in which middle-income households are prioritised.
File photo of Subramanian Swamy | Prashanth Vishwanathan/Bloomberg

Why Subramanian Swamy is popular on Chinese social media, and Xi’s new rules on ‘sissy idols’

Chinascope — The Week Behind The Wall is everything you need to know about what’s happening in China this week.

Xi Jinping’s CCP is daring to go where even Taliban wouldn’t — separate kids from smartphones

CCP has issued a decree allowing kids no more than 3 hours of online gaming per week. The time freed will be used to revise Xi Jinping Thought, now part of school curriculum.
Morning commuters wearing protective masks walk past Chinese flags displayed along Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China | Representational image | Qilai Shen | Bloomberg

A week in China: Celebs on target, Xi’s ethnic integration push, meeting of PLA and US Army

Asia Communique is a weekly newsletter about China that digs into the minds of the country's leaders, scholars, thinkers, business tycoons and Chinese people.
Chinese President Xi Jinping talks to local residents at Jinyuan community in Guanshanhu District of Guiyang, capital of southwest China's Guizhou Province, Feb. 4, 2021. | Photographer: Ding Haitao/Xinhua | Getty Images via Bloomberg

President Xi Jinping’s political ideology to be taught in China’s schools, colleges

Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era will be incorporated into China's textbooks for students at all levels, said a govt official Tuesday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to to Nyingchi, Tibet in July, 2021 | Twitter

Xi Jinping’s visit to Tibet a ‘threat’ to India, says US Congressman

Republican Congressman Devin Nunes said the Chinese are on the march, and the Biden administration is letting them do whatever they want.
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Xi makes first official visit to Lhasa, reminds Tibetans about following Communist Party

Addressing people in Tibet, Xi said 'as long as we adhere to the path of socialism with Chinese characteristics, we will surely be able to achieve the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation'.
Didi Chuxing office in Hangzhou, China | Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

National security or China Inc? Xi is cracking down on global dreams of homegrown companies

Xi Jinping considers the need to regulate data a national security emergency. And ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing has a lot of information on its Chinese users.
Indian Army soldiers patrolling the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir | Representational image| ANI

I served in Nagaland during the peak of insurgency and without AFSPA

Despite the Nagaland Peace Accord signed in the presence of PM Narendra Modi, AFSPA continues to exist. And we call ourselves mother of all democracies.
Illustration: Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint

Bezos, Branson & Musk — Are billionaires popularising space travel or just on an ego trip?

Jeff Bezos will travel to the edge of space in his New Shepard aircraft — more than a week after billionaire Richard Branson defeated him in a fast developing space race.