Mao Zedong

Mao pins worn by Chinese athletes may test Olympic rules in Tokyo

After winning the women’s sprint in track cycling Monday, Bao Shanju and Zhong Tianshi wore pin badges of Mao.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Marking centenary, China heralds Communist Party's influence

The Communist Party of China, with its 92 million-member base has lately sought to expand its control over Chinese who have moved abroad for study, business or other reasons.

published on : 28th June 2021

Xi Jinping most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong: US President Donald Trump

The US President praised Xi for his statement at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit on denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula.

published on : 11th November 2017

China crowns President Xi Jinping with name once reserved for Mao Zedong

China's ruling Communist Party has dusted off a Mao-era honorific for President Xi Jinping, cementing his status as the most powerful ruler since the Great Helmsman himself.

published on : 30th October 2017

'Xi Jinping's new title aims to take personality cult to next level'

The ruling CPC endorsed a second five-year term for Xi Jinping and amended the party Constitution to add his name and ideology.

published on : 28th October 2017

The Dragon Game

The succession war in China escalates as the Communist Party congress beginning October 18 gets ready to choose the successor to both the Paramount Leader and Prime Minister. What this means for China

published on : 7th October 2017