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Chinese city bans beards and veils on buses
Wearing of headscarves and niqabs also banned from public buses for security reasons in city in Muslim-majority region.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 20:59 GMT
'Eruption of violence' in China's Xinjiang
Four Uighur suspects killed by police in clashes following twin knife attacks that left 10 civilians dead.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 18:10 GMT
The leading Uighur activist and philanthropist shares her stories of yielding persistence and strength.
One on One
Last updated: 10 Oct 2010 09:28 GMT
Xinjiang fighter 'killed by drone'
Leader of Chinese separatist movement reported killed by US missile strike in Pakistan.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2010 09:19 GMT
China dismisses Xinjiang officials
Sacking of Urumqui Communist party chief Li Zhi follows fresh ethnic unrest in region.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2009 17:48 GMT
Tensions high after Urumqi protest
Chinese soldiers and paramilitary police deployed amid simmering ethnic tensions.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2009 08:42 GMT
China to begin Xinjiang riot trials
Trials of 200 suspects accused of involvement in deadly July riots to start this week.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2009 07:18 GMT
China-Australia ties under strain
Chinese minister cancelled summit visit in protest at visa for Uighur activist.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2009 07:31 GMT
Troops patrol riot-hit Urumqi
Chinese troops out in force in effort to restore calm following ethnic clashes
Last updated: 09 Jul 2009 10:21 GMT
Xinjiang and the Uighurs
Uighur activists say migration from other parts of China is diluting their culture.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2009 11:31 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.
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Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
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The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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