Passengers on a plane

First-time flier opens plane's emergency exit 'for fresh air'

One-Minute Read Thu 18 Dec, AT 16:04

Airline says the passenger will not be fined for the dangerous mistake as he was not acting maliciously

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg 'stuns' Beijing with fluent Mandarin

Video Thu 23 Oct, AT 14:52

Founder of Facebook apologises to audience for his 'terrible Chinese' before holding full Q&A in Mandarin

Health workers

Ebola response: who has donated the most?

Briefing Fri 17 Oct, AT 12:43

The UN launches an emergency appeal for funds as China is criticised for its failure to contribute

A Chinese evangelicalist

Church of the Almighty God: what is China's 'demon-killing' cult?

Briefing Thu 21 Aug, AT 15:23

Described as a 'plague on humankind', members of the sect are going on trial for a brutal murder

Masked health workers at the quarantine zone

Chinese city sealed off after squirrel causes plague death

One-Minute Read Wed 23 Jul, AT 09:44

30,000 residents on lockdown after Chinese man contracts pneumonic plague and dies

A Chinese shopping street

How China shored up economic growth

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 15:37

After months of gloomy figures, Chinese growth is accelerating again – slightly

Premier Li Keqiang

What's at stake as China talks business in Britain?

One-Minute Read Mon 16 Jun, AT 11:09

Premier 'demanded' an audience with the Queen as confident China promises UK investment

Google's Chinese logo

China blocks Google for Tiananmen anniversary

One-Minute Read Tue 3 Jun, AT 14:21

Google has fallen foul of the Great Firewall of China in advance of Tiananmen commemoration

A team of Chinese special police

Anti-terror units arrive on Beijing streets

One-Minute Read Mon 12 May, AT 15:51

Chinese authorities ratchet up security after a series of bomb and knife attacks on civilians

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