Tiananmen Square
World  /  Published 05.06.21

Hong Kong in Tiananmen ban

Police blocked off a Hong Kong park to prevent people gathering to commemorate the anniversary of China's 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on Friday and arrested the planned vigil’s organiser...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 01.06.20

Hong Kong police block Tiananmen vigil

Hong Kong police rejected an application on Monday for an annual candlelight vigil marking the anniversary this week of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, as residents rushed to apply for passports ...
By AP in Hong Kong

Opinion  /  Published 28.09.18

How long will China defy the laws of economics?

From Argentina to Turkey and from South Africa to Indonesia, emerging markets are once again being roiled by financial turbulence. But let us not lose sight of the biggest and potentially most problem...
By Arvind Subramanian and Josh Felman

World  /  Published 23.07.19

Li Peng, reviled for Tiananmen role, dies

Former Chinese Premier Li Peng, reviled by rights activists and many in the Chinese capital as the “Butcher of Beijing” for his role in the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, has died, state media r...
By Reuters in Beijing

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Learn from Tiananmen: Roy

Meghalaya governor Tathagata Roy has tweeted to imply that lessons could perhaps be taken from the infamous Tiananmen Square massacre to handle the riots in parts of the national capital.Tweeting from...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

Opinion  /  Published 02.04.19

In China, students spy on other students

India has the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad. China has its “cyber monitors”. In a move reminiscent of the most dreadful aspects of the Cultural Revolution, one of China’s oldest universitie...
By Neha Sahay

Opinion  /  Published 04.05.19

In China, the more things change...

By Neha Sahay

Opinion  /  Published 19.02.19

The false god of data

Obsession with or addiction to data reflects “willingness to accept numbers to explain every problem and define every person”. But the time has come to realise that this pushes mankind to 'an exis...
By Sankar Ray


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