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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
Unofficial Hong Kong vote rattles China
Thousands in China's special administrative region participate in pro-democracy "referendum" despite Beijing warnings.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2014 14:24 GMT
Tiananmen museum revives ghosts of a massacre
New Hong Kong museum documents 1989 killings of student protesters, stirring debates over China's future.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 13:45 GMT
Fatal new bird flu strain worries scientists
A new bird flu virus has jumped from birds to humans, as a regional ban on chicken sales continue.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2014 10:06 GMT
North Korea: Angling for peace?
We discuss why North Korea is reaching out to its southern neighbour - after months of threatening to wage war.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 13:28 GMT
WHO says new bird flu 'more lethal' to humans
Strain known as H7N9 has infected 108 people in China, with WHO warning it may transmit more easily to humans.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2013 14:56 GMT
North Korea: Altering the balance of power?
As Pyongyang conducts another nuclear test, we ask what can regional powers do to counter its nuclear ambitions.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2013 10:55 GMT
AIDS: Fighting discrimination
As the UN marks World AIDS Day, we ask if prejudice and ignorance are standing in the way of an AIDS-free generation.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2012 13:56 GMT
Asia's islands of dispute
Are territorial disputes between China and Japan a manifestation of a bigger change in the region?
Last updated: 17 Sep 2012 12:47 GMT
Hong Kong protests China 'patriotism' classes
Parents and activists protest against plan to introduce Chinese national education lessons, labelling it propaganda.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 05:53 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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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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