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China: Filmmaker Zhang Yimou fined $1.2M for breach of one-child policy

By Naomi Ng

This article was published on CNN.com on 9 January 2014. 

Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China’s one-child policy, authorities say. 450 more words


Backlash After a Chinese Official's Two-Child Policy Proposal

As the Chinese prepare for the start of the Lunar New Year this week, a government official in Shanxi province has proposed another offering families can make: having another child. 745 more words

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If I had Five....Yeh Dil Maange More!

I am blessed with two beautiful and healthy kids, a son and a daughter and I can never thank enough, the Almighty for bestowing me with his ultimate blessings in shape of these two bundles of joy. 1,995 more words

Review: Frog by Mo Yan

Hey, would you look at that? 3 Reviews in 2 days!

I am really lacking energy, but I am going to try to give this book the review that it deserves. 572 more words

COMMENT, NAGPUR: In 2050 India’s population is projected to be 1.69 billion — China’s will be 1.31 billion.

India has experienced extraordinary population growth. Between 2001 and 2011 India added 181 million people to the world, slightly less than the entire population of Brazil. 888 more words


Session 3: Making the Art of Social Control into a Science

Click here to access the lecture, handout, and reading for Session 3: Making the Art of Social Control into a Science. This session focused on social control in China today and how it got there. 171 more words

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