[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson in Beijing In strong editorials, the country's state media also accused the spiritual leader and the West of trying to turn Tibetan Buddhism into a cult similar to Falun Gong, the religious-based sect persecuted by Beijing since the
[Fenland Today] - Executive Principal of the Brooke Weston Partnership, Sir Peter Simpson said: “As the government's choice of sponsor we have been working hard over the past few months to prepare for Thomas Clarkson Community College's conversion to an Academy.
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson, Beijing Beijing said it has deep concerns over the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), which came into force on New year's Day and demands all airlines pay a green duty to offset carbon emissions. "China opposes the European Union's
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson, Beijing His call for more ideological indoctrination comes amid a ratcheting up of propaganda ahead of next autumn's keynote Communist Party congress, which is likely to see Mr Xi unveiled as China's next leader.
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson in Beijing Mr Hu called on the 80 million-plus Party members to fight "hostile international powers" and meet the "cultural demands" of the people. "Hostile international powers are strengthening their efforts to Westernise and divide
[Telegraph.co.uk] - Photo: EPA By Peter Simpson in Beijing The 39-year-old Chinese man, identified only by his family name, Chen, died of multiple organ failure on Saturday – a week after being admitted to hospital with pneumonia in the southern industrial city of
[Cornish Guardian] - Peter Simpson, managing director at OscarUK, said the idea for the top ten came out of wondering where people most liked to go for a winter stroll. "Boxing Day and the days before New Year are known to be the busiest for walking as people take a break
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson in Beijing Dong Xuan issued her plea after her mother and father, Ni Yulan and Dong Jiqin, attended a court hearing accused of "inciting a disturbance" – a crime that can lead to lengthy imprisonment. "I think intervention by countries
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson, Beijing State-owned China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) was given approval by the Afghan government to sign the joint-venture deal with diversified Afghan company, the Watan Group. The Chinese will lead the exploration for oil in
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson, Beijing Private and corporate users must submit their identities to the local authorities for verification, according to state media. If approved by the net police, users "are still free" to pick on-screen alias' or nicknames.
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson in Beijing Veteran human rights campaigner Chen Wei was found guilty of "inciting subversion of state power" on Friday after a two hour trial. His lawyer Zheng Jianwei said after the verdict Mr Chen warned the court: "Dictatorship will
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson They filed passed the “Dear Leader's” body which was covered with a red blanket with his head resting on a white pillow. The coffin of Kim Jong-il, who died of a heart attack on Saturday, was surrounded by flowers while two guards
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Peter Simpson in Wukan Rattled Chinese Communist Party chiefs asked to enter the south coastal village to discuss an end to the week-long stand off with villagers but were refused. Wukan residents are in open revolt after the death of their main
[EcoFriend News] - Sonia Phippard from Defra will consider new approaches for a sustainable water future and delegates will also hear from Peter Simpson about Anglian Water's 'learning to love every drop' campaign, the objectives for which are to become increasingly