Tag Archives: COMMUNIST PARTY


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Moscow: Russian opposition activists stage pickets for free elections

08 August, 2019 12:32 am 12:32 am

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday to call for free elections and for charges against protesters detained at recent rallies to be dropped. Moscow has been rocked by weekly protests for more than a month since the authorities barred opposition candidates from running in an … Read More


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Tens of thousands expected to rally to demand Hong Kong leader steps down

06 June, 2019 8:19 am 8:19 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Tens of thousands are expected to take to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday to demand the city’s leader steps down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill following the most violent protests in decades. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam indefinitely delayed the bill that could send people … Read More


China cracks down on celebrity hype and fake click-through rates

11 November, 2018 2:39 pm 2:39 pm

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese broadcasters and online entertainment sites should avoid celebrity hype and crack down on fake audience and click-through rates, state media quoted the National Radio and Television Administration as saying. The edict comes after Beijing ordered A-list movie star Fan Bingbing to pay about 884 million yuan(97.96 million pounds) in taxes and … Read More