22 days ago
Since Chile's return to democracy in 1990, the Communist Party has remained in the opposition and has banded with other leftist groups rather than join Bachelet's coalition.
43 days ago
China's ruling Communist Party has punished 21 officials over a scandal in which developers were allegedly extorted by a developer after being secretly filmed in liaisons with hired women.
96 days ago
Xi already was China's pre-eminent leader after being appointed head of the Communist Party and chairman of the military last November in a once-a-decade handover to a new group of leaders.
98 days ago
China and the Vatican have no diplomatic ties, and the ruling Communist Party forced Chinese Catholics to sever ties with the Holy See in the 1950s.
106 days ago
China is in the midst of another large gathering of its political elite less than four months after holding a conclave to install a new Communist Party leadership.
108 days ago
China's fawning state media, jaded social media commentators and even poor corn and cabbage farmers agree: new Communist Party chief Xi Jinping is off to a good start.
132 days ago
China's new leader says the ruling Communist Party should tolerate sharp outside criticism, in comments that have received skepticism from a public accustomed to pervasive censorship.
147 days ago
Influential Chinese ex-President Jiang Zemin has been moved down the top leadership's pecking order - at least in public - as the ruling Communist Party prepares for the final stages of a...
149 days ago
Ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai, who is accused of corruption, will be represented by two Beijing-based attorneys from a large Chinese law firm that enjoys national prestige - and close ties to...
152 days ago
A Marxist theoretician has been removed as head of an important Communist Party research institute over a sex scandal, as China's leadership moves to end the latest revelation of high-level sleaze.
159 days ago
Xi became the Communist Party's general secretary in November but will not be installed as China's president until March.
161 days ago
Aside from getting the presses rolling, the agreement appears likely to deflate the confrontation that presented a knotty challenge to Communist Party leader Xi Jinping two months after taking...
175 days ago
More than 70 prominent Chinese scholars and lawyers are urging new Communist Party leaders to undertake moderate political reforms, including separating the party from the government, though they...