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China executes ex-official for raping minors
Former official of the Communist Party's Yongcheng branch executed after being convicted of raping 11 underage girls.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2013 07:13 GMT
Q&A: Mother mourns Tiananmen massacre
Having lost her son 24 years ago in China's deadly military crackdown, a retired professor continues to demand justice.
Rita Alvarez Tudela
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 07:30 GMT
China ex-minister tied to bullet-train graft
Former top railway official allegedly took more than $125m in kickbacks on government contracts linked to bullet trains.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 11:00 GMT
Hope fades for Chinese mine survivors
About 3,500 rescuers continue to search for at least 82 trapped miners two days after they were buried by landslide.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2013 12:14 GMT
Li Keqiang named as China's prime minister
Parliament endorses Li Keqiang day after Xi Jingping was named president as part of once-a-decade power handover.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2013 09:35 GMT
China defends growing military spending
Figures delayed until Tuesday as official says military must grow in order "to defend security and peace" in the world.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 09:37 GMT
China resumes leadership transition talks
Delegates hold meetings on second day of national congress to discuss appointments of party's central committee.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 07:36 GMT
China's Hu says corruption threatens state
President urges clampdown on fraud as ruling party opens congress to inaugurate new slate of leaders.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 03:31 GMT
Country profile: China
With the world's fastest growing economy, the Eastern giant has become one of the world's foremost political forces.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 10:37 GMT
Explainer: China's National Congress
The meeting will choose the next generation of leaders at the helm of the world's most populous nation.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 06:49 GMT
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