In the People's Republic of China, Chinese tabloids have exploded in popularity since the mid-1990s and have tested the limits of press censorship by taking editorial positions critical of the government and by engaging in critical investigative reporting.
Other articles related to "china":
... or more splash cymbals and at least one china cymbal ... cymbal extension packs consisting of one splash and one china, or more rarely a second crash, a splash and a china, to match some of their starter packs of ride, crash and ...
... birthplaces of the brilliant ancient Chu Culture in China ... Han opera, which is the local opera of Wuhan area, was one of China's oldest and most popular operas ... blended with Hui opera, gave birth to Peking opera, the most popular opera in modern China ...
... car-free shopping, eating and entertainment district of Shanghai, China ... It is considered one of the first lifestyle centers in China ... of the site of the first congress of and the Communist Party of China, now preserved at the Museum of the First National Congress of the Chinese ...
... Putnam, 1848) The first direct European contacts with China occurred during the reign of Zhengde ... Jorge Álvares and Rafael Perestrello landed in southern China and traded with the Chinese merchants of Tuen Mun and Guangzhou ... to establish Macau as their trading base in China ...
... China is the largest unitary state in the world by both population and land area ... Although China has had long periods of central rule for centuries, it is often argued that the unitary structure of the Chinese government is far too unwieldy ... given to provincial-level officials in the People's Republic of China amounts to a de facto federalism ...
Famous quotes containing the word china:
“Riot in Algeria, in Cyprus, in Alabama;
Aged in wrong, the empires are declining,
And China gathers, soundlessly, like evidence.
What shall I say to the young on such a morning?
Mind is the one salvation?also grammar?
No; my little ones lean not toward revolt.”
—William Dewitt Snodgrass (b. 1926)
“Whether the nymph shall break Dianas law,
Or some frail china jarreceive a flaw,
Or stain her honour, or her new brocade,”
—Alexander Pope (16881744)
“The roof of England fell
Great Paris tolled her bell
And China staunched her milk and wept for bread”
—Karl Shapiro (b. 1913)