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Hong Kong democracy rally organisers arrested
Activists say those arrested were accused of obstructing police work days after 500,000 marched through city.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 09:46 GMT
Japan eases sanctions on N Korea after talks
Move comes after discussions over fate of Japanese citizens thought to have been abducted by Pyongyang during Cold War.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 06:07 GMT
Police arrest hundreds at Hong Kong rally
More than 500 demonstrators demanding Beijing allow free election of territory's next leader detained during sit-in.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 14:45 GMT
Thousands stage Hong Kong pro-democracy march
Protest march follows informal poll on democratic reform branded by China as "illegal and invalid".
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 19:00 GMT
Taiwan emotions run high over China visit
Zhang Zhijun's visit is first ministerial-level contact with Taiwan, and follows mass anti-China protests.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 14:44 GMT
Hong Kong referendum: A showdown with China
As Hong Kong votes in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform, fissures between China and Hong Kong are widening.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 13:27 GMT
Mass Hong Kong democracy protest looms
Half a million people expected to join rally marking the July 1 anniversary of transfer of island's sovereignty.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 10:53 GMT
China jails 113 in Xinjiang for terrorism
Mass sentencing comes after Beijing vowed to crack down on separatist groups blamed for a series of attacks.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 08:10 GMT
Hong Kong unofficial democracy poll closes
Nearly 800,000 voters cast ballot online in democracy 'referendum' days before rally planned by activists.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 13:33 GMT
North Korea 'fires short-range missiles'
Missile launches come days before Chinese President Xi Jinping is to visit Seoul.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 10:11 GMT
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