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China and Taiwan hold historic talks
The two governments have not met since they split 65 years ago, following a brutal civil war that left millions dead.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 11:34 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
Chinese panda makes US public debut
China has been strategically gifting bears to countries that can help its economy grow since the mid-1960s.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 08:08 GMT
China marks muted 120th birthday of Mao
President Xi notes "mistakes' of country's founding father during scaled-back festivities.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2013 17:47 GMT
Artist seeks to sculpt a post-Mao China
Wang Keping, a provocative artist critical of China's government, has opened his first solo exhibition in Beijing.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2013 12:14 GMT
China arrests Tiananmen car-crash suspects
Authorities capture men suspected of driving vehicle into crowd in Beijing's political heart, killing five people.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 12:30 GMT
China police hunt Beijing explosion suspects
Reports say search under way for two people from Xinjiang following deaths caused by motorist driving into pedestrians.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 08:13 GMT
Deadly Maoist ambush in eastern India
At least five killed after rebels blow up vehicle of security personnel in eastern Odisha state.
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Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 13:59 GMT
Profile: Bo Xilai
Tipped as a future leader, the 62 year old's fall from power has caused a political earthquake in China.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 05:08 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
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Women take on the 'confidence gap'
Should Finland join NATO?
On capitalism and coercion
Macondo in mourning
International justice and Rwanda: Has the UN failed again?
Sudan: Failure to talk?
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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