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

Amnesty report reveals global spike in executions

One-Minute Read Thu 27 Mar, AT 11:04

Iran and Iraq drove a worldwide increase, while Texas was responsible for 40 per cent of American executions

Relative of Malaysia Airlines passenger cries in Beijing

Mystery surrounds fate of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

One-Minute Read Sat 8 Mar, AT 11:46

Boeing 777 carrying 227 passengers disappeared off coast of Vietnam

Children of Shanghai cleaners beat UK doctors' kids at maths

One-Minute Read Tue 18 Feb, AT 09:21

Education minister to visit China to find out why their results are so high in global maths tests

Will China-Taiwan summit lift distant threat of war?

Briefing Tue 11 Feb, AT 11:08

Ministers from Beijing and Taipei are holding the highest-level talks in 65 years

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