President Obama met with the Dalai Lama Thursday. But instead of in the Oval Office, the meeting took place in the Map Room -- perhaps signaling a slight downgrading of the US relationship with the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader.
02/18/2010 03:40 pm
China hinted at repercussions on Tuesday if President Obama meets the Dalai Lama as planned. It also rejected any talk of autonomy at the latest round of Tibet negotiations over the weekend.
02/02/2010 08:33 am
Despite $45.4 billion in investments since 2001 and more than a decade of double-digit economic growth, some observers question whether Tibetans have benefited as much as Han Chinese.
01/25/2010 04:55 pm
Hackers in China are attacking US companies like Google with 'professional quality, organization, and discipline' – raising the specter that the government is involved in the cyber attacks.
01/13/2010 03:54 pm
An attempt to break into Chinese activists’ Google Gmail accounts echoes last year’s massive Ghostnet attack, which spied on 1,000 computers worldwide. Both attacks originated in China and, some experts suspect, were linked to the government.
01/13/2010 08:40 am
Google challenged China censorship rules Tuesday – saying it would stop filtering its search engine results or leave the country – after it uncovered a vicious cyberattack on human rights activists.
01/13/2010 07:19 am
Both Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama believe in engagement with foreign adversaries, but Secretary Clinton believes in engaging from a position of strength.
12/10/2009 12:00 am
In Pictures Views of Mt. Everest
China’s growing economic clout and its role as lender to the US means Obama has less leverage to press for changes to US-China trade.
11/17/2009 12:00 am
“A Rumpole Christmas” makes a holiday treat for the mystery lover on your shopping list.
11/13/2009 12:00 am