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Rita Alvarez Tudela

In Pictures

In Pictures: China's building ban

A look at some of the country's most popular structures in the wake of a new five-year construction prohibition.

In Pictures

Singapore's dangerous pollution problem

A dense haze has blanketed the city-state with officials blaming neighbouring Indonesia's slash-and-burn agriculture.

Human Rights

Q&A: Mother mourns Tiananmen massacre

Having lost her son 24 years ago in China's deadly military crackdown, a retired professor continues to demand justice.

In Pictures

In Pictures: China's congress opens

Nearly 3,000 Chinese delegates attend the first ceremony of the National People's Party in Beijing.

Politics

Fighting the fire of China's corruption

Artists such as Zhang Bingjian have taken a creative stand against corruption in China.

US & Canada

Chinese dig in for 'approaching doomsday'

December 21 marks the end of days for humanity, according to doomsayers, and 1-in-5 Chinese are preparing for the worst.

Environment

Fighting desertification in China

Beijing launched an ambitious plan a decade ago, but the desert continues to swallow up large tracts of green land.

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In Pictures: China's Congress closes

China's ruling party unveils new members that will steer the Asian giant for the next decade as the congress closes.