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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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Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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