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The perils of China's Silk Road revival
China aims to put a modern twist on the ancient Silk Road in a move to boost trade with Europe, but obstacles remain.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:04 GMT
Uighur apologises for 'holy war' in Xinjiang
Chinese state TV airs confession of one of three men who allegedly used axes to slash mahjong players in Hotan city.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 09:25 GMT
Jade mining ban in western China
As gemstone reserves run low in western China, prices are spiking and miners losing their jobs.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 06:51 GMT
Deaths in China ethnic violence
Police say 14 "rioters" are among 18 people killed in clash at police station in ethnically tense region of Xinjiang.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 04:31 GMT
Deadly attack on police in western China
Chinese state media say at least four died during a mob attack of a police station in Xinjiang province.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 12:00 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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