Opinion / Web Comments

US should stop meddling in Asian issues

[2010-07-29 14:59]

Any solution to regional issues and disputes must be handled by Asians themselves. History shows that foreign interference would only open up a Pandora's Box, threatening the region's peace and stability in the end.

U.S. involvement will only complicate South China Sea issue

[2010-07-28 11:06]

History has repeatedly proven that the involvement of a superpower in disputed areas did, more often than not, complicate the situation and bring tragedy to parties concerned.

What's in Dalai Lama's mind on his birthday?

[2010-07-27 13:52]

A few days ago, the Dalai Lama clique was quite engaged in celebrating the 75th birthday of the 14th Dalai Lama.

"2010 flood-fighting spirit" winning applause

[2010-07-23 09:36]

To attain compensation in a natural calamity, people should be fully self-conscious and foster the spiritual disciplines and self-confidence at all times.

Picking a fight

[2010-07-22 09:23]

Chinese hosts and colleagues, please excuse me if this message seems too blunt to be polite. It’s the Western way, you know, to come right to the point.

Guess what to eat next?

[2010-07-21 08:53]

Thanks to market speculators, the catchword of the moment goes to the homely garlic and the slightly more presentable mung beans, the food market's latest dark horse that hijacked Chinese households.

Equalizing educational opportunities

[2010-07-20 09:41]

A recent newspaper story describes the Gaojin No. 3 Middle School, a typical public school in Shanghai.

Britain will lose by criticizing China on Tibet issue

[2010-07-15 16:40]

The issue of Tibet has turned the edge of British Foreign Secretary William Hague's visit to Beijing this week.

Traffic should go to the dogs

[2010-07-14 09:25]

Beijing and Mexico City have the worst traffic in the world according to an IBM commuter pain index reported earlier this month.

Govt sees real estate as silver bullet

[2010-07-13 15:55]

Housing again became the buzzword. And the debate went on over whether the government has loosened or will loosen tightening policies, which are designed to place a lid on housing prices.

Maybe there is paradise, maybe God is with Spain

[2010-07-13 10:27]

I agree that it was not as enjoyable as another final, for 3rd between Germany and Uruguay,but it let us forget all about the dark side of present football circumstances temporarily, and feel the sunny, energetic, real spirit of football.

Signs of a new time

[2010-07-12 15:43]

My graduation celebration was anything but creative. Hangovers and poker dominated my last days of school before I left my university a decade ago. That is why I was a bit astonished when I saw the motley of celebrations by this year's graduates.