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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
Trial begins for disgraced China party chief
Bo Xilai is charged with graft, but some say real reason for his downfall is that he was too "red" for China.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 14:24 GMT
Chinese politician's wife due to hear verdict
Gu Kailai, wife of prominent politician Bo Xilai, set to be sentenced after confessing to murder of British businessman.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 22:00 GMT
Zhejiang and the future of Chinese rail
Can China recover from the biggest blow yet to its high-speed rail ambitions?
Last updated: 14 Aug 2011 12:11 GMT
An uneasy relationship
We ask if Barack Obama and Hu Jintao can fix the often fractious ties between the US and China.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2011 13:35 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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