Monday, March 30, 2009

March 30, 2009


China: 37 Die in 2 Unrelated Bus Accidents
Associated Press (available at YahooNews), March 27, 2009

重点学校腐败案频发 根治中小学教育腐败利刃何在 (Corruption Widespread in Prestigious Primary and Secondary Schools)
Xinhuanet, March 30, 2009

中国农村大学生比例下降显著 预示教育危机 (Ratio of Rural Students in Colleges Falls)
Radio Free Asia, March 28, 2009

公安部发布政府信息公开工作年度报告 (Ministry of Public Security Releases Annual Report on Open Government Information)
Xinhuanet, March 28, 2009

最高法院全面部署贯彻实施国家知识产权战略 (Supreme Court Releases Opinions on Implementation of IPR Strategy)
Xinhuanet, March 29, 2009

Grieving Parents Gain Clout in China
Washington Post, March 28, 2009

Family in Plea for a Second Autopsy
Shanghai Daily, March 30, 2009

Protests and Petitions
云南盐津县三人"上访"扰乱社会秩序被判刑 (Three Yunnan "Petitioners" Sentenced for Disturbing Social Order)
Legal Daily, March 30, 2009

Casinos Blamed for Clashes on Hainan
South China Morning Post, March 30, 2009

Public Health
Rural Areas Targeted in Crackdown on HFMD
Shanghai Daily, March 30, 2009

One Billion Souls to Save
Times Online, March 28, 2009

Book Stokes Nationalism in China
Wall Street Journal, March 30, 2009

State Security
Vast Spy System Loots Computers in 103 Countries
New York Times, March 29, 2009

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Analysts Dismiss 'Cyber Spy' Claims
China Daily, March 30, 2009

Tracking GhostNet: Investigating a Cyber Espionage Network
Munk Center for International Studies, March 29, 2009
Soldier Stabbed in SW China: State Media
Agence France-Presse (available at YahooNews), March 30, 2009

Tibet to Reopen to Foreign Tourists
Xinhua (via China Daily), March 30, 2009

Tibet's Panchen Lama, Beijing's Propaganda Tool
Agence France-Presse (available at YahooNews), March 27, 2009
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China Turns to Buddhism to Calm Tibet, Taiwan Tensions
China Post, March 29, 2009