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Malaysian boys sue over MH370 disappearance
Two boys seek damages over loss of father in first legal action over mysterious Flight MH370 tragedy that shocked world.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 10:02 GMT
Hong Kong marks 'Umbrella Protest' milestone
After a month on the streets, activists demanding free elections are under pressure to shift tactics.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2014 21:10 GMT
Hong Kong protesters scrap planned referendum
Activists cancel 'street vote' to decide future of month-long demonstrations for greater democracy in Chinese territory.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2014 09:46 GMT
Hong Kong protest leaders to hold street vote
Students will conduct a poll asking protesters what they think of a government proposal aimed at ending demonstrations.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 14:51 GMT
Hong Kong protesters to vote on talks offer
Groups behind demonstrations calling for electoral reform to hold spot referendum on whether to accept government offer.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2014 09:19 GMT
Hong Kong: Occupy Central
This two-part report goes behind the scenes with a pro-democracy campaign trying to ensure free elections in Hong Kong.
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Last updated: 23 Oct 2014 11:43 GMT
China seeks overhaul of judicial system
Communist Party's Central Committee announces reforms to ensure judicial independence and limit political interference.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2014 06:44 GMT
Students undecided on further Hong Kong talks
Leaders say they may not take part in further talks, accusing authorities of failing to make any meaningful offers.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 10:27 GMT
China executed 2,400 people in 2013: report
Report claims to reveal number of death penalties carried out, a rare insight into a number considered a state secret.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
China's influence remains strong in Macau
Macau's attempts at starting protests related to those in Hong Kong have failed and ensured its dependency on China.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:29 GMT
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