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How will China deal with growing anger over pollution?
The world's largest producer of carbon emissions finally appears to listen to growing protests over pollution levels.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 11:43 GMT
China's ex-security chief faces investigation
Zhou Yongkang, who retired from powerful Politburo standing committee in 2012, facing "serious disciplinary violation".
Last updated: 29 Jul 2014 12:19 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
Indian children toil in Jaipur gem industry
Exploitation is rampant, child rights activists say, in industry synonymous with glamour and glitter.
Angel L. Martinez Cantera
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 06:51 GMT
Stubbing out Mao's smoky legacy
Starting next year, smoking in public will be illegal in China, meaning an end to 'ashtray diplomacy'.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 10:42 GMT
China 'to reform' controversial labour camps
State media announces reform to labour camps, contradicting earlier reports of removal of the system entirely.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2013 11:49 GMT
Fighting the fire of China's corruption
Artists such as Zhang Bingjian have taken a creative stand against corruption in China.
Rita Alvarez Tudela
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 07:49 GMT
Profiles: China's new leaders
A prominent reformer and a top female politician were excluded from seven-member politburo standing committee.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 06:12 GMT
Communist Party Congress closes in China
A day before unveiling China's new leadership line-up, outgoing President Hu Jintao officially wraps up the congress.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2012 06:13 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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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