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Humble umbrella symbolises Hong Kong protests
Used to shield demonstrators from tear gas and pepper spray, accessory has become motif for calls for political reform.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 09:40 GMT
Hong Kong braces for National Day protest
Protesters demand Hong Kong leader resign and for China to drop plans to select candidates for 2017 polls.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 07:21 GMT
Hong Kong leader refuses to meet protesters
Pro-democracy rally carries on as failed talks dash hope for quick resolution to the five-day stand-off.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2014 23:35 GMT
Protesters in Hong Kong say they will not disperse until Beijing meets their demands.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 19:57 GMT
China tightens control over instant messaging
Move will curtail growing use of instant messaging services by journalists and scholars to distribute independent news.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 19:12 GMT
Uighur exiles confirm deaths in China clash
At least 100 people killed or wounded in Xinjiang, World Uyghur Congress says, in the region's latest violent incident.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 08:23 GMT
China says dozens killed in Xinjiang attack
Report says men with knives attack police station in western region, leading to civilian casualties and deadly response.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 21:00 GMT
China: The biggest Domino
We look at China's rapid development and discuss whether its bubble is about to burst.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 12:46 GMT
Vietnam accuses China of sinking fishing boat
Incident, in which no one was injured, happened near an oil rig deployed by China in disputed South China Sea.
Last updated: 27 May 2014 08:06 GMT
Search resumes for missing Malaysia plane
Australia will deploy five planes and China has sent three warships to search an area thousands of kilometres off coast.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014 03:33 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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