A freight train arrived at Barking Station in east London, UK, on Wednesday after a 12,000km journey from China.
People & Power
Business & Economy
Asia16 Jan 2017 08:04 GMT
After six years of major foreign policy effort, it is clear Obama failed in his Pivot to Asia.
Richard Javad Heydarian
War & Conflict13 Jan 2017 11:09 GMT
Fighting between the Burmese military and an ethnic armed group has displaced 23,000 people in Kachin State.
Asia Pacific11 Jan 2017 11:06 GMT
Chinese aircraft carrier sails into Taiwan Strait amid increasing tensions between mainland and island territory.
Health10 Jan 2017 16:03 GMT
Study conducted with US National Cancer Institute says 80 percent of deaths occur in low and middle-income countries.
China10 Jan 2017 10:17 GMT
Japan and South Korea say Chinese military planes flew over East China Sea and the Sea of Japan for hours on Monday.
Pollution08 Jan 2017 20:14 GMT
World's largest greenhouse gas emitter will deploy squad targeting polluters to combat toxic air crisis.
War & Conflict08 Jan 2017 09:00 GMT
Despite recent politically driven violence, community say Kyrgyzstan is their home now and they want to move on.
Inside Story07 Jan 2017 19:13 GMT
China buys part of a port in Hambantota for the next 99 years, but critics complain a Chinese colony is being built.
Asia07 Jan 2017 11:35 GMT
Protesters say the deal will take over private land for an industrial zone in which China will have a major stake.
Asia Pacific07 Jan 2017 06:56 GMT
Tsai's US stopovers come after she incensed China by her phone call to Donald Trump to congratulate him on his victory.
101 East05 Jan 2017 10:09 GMT
101 East explores the tradition of confinement for new mothers in modern China and the growing industry behind it.
Politics01 Jan 2017 09:21 GMT
Controversial regulation imposes ban on political or religious activities at odds with the government.
Environment31 Dec 2016 20:25 GMT
Pledge, seen as potential "game changer" for African elephants, comes as country faces pressure to curb the trade.
Counting the Cost31 Dec 2016 13:35 GMT
US-China relations ended 2016 under a dark cloud, so will these two economic titans go on a collision course in 2017?
Politics29 Dec 2016 20:51 GMT
Defence minister prays at Yasukuni, a flashpoint for criticism from countries which suffered under Japanese colonialism.
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