China

China's nuclear ambitions 'insane' warns expert

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Tue 26 May, AT 09:19

Veteran physicist says Beijing is ignoring safety in its rush to develop nuclear energy

Narendra Modi meets Li Keqiang

India and China: Narendra Modi meets Li Keqiang in Beijing

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Fri 15 May, AT 10:46

Indian PM uses three-day visit to China to raise the border issues with his Chinese counterpart

Pandas

Ten arrested after female giant panda killed and mutilated

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Wed 13 May, AT 15:03

Suspects could face long jail sentence after police in China find panda skin, meat and pieces of skull

China overtakes France as second-largest wine grower

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Tue 28 Apr, AT 11:03

But home country of Bordeaux and Champagne is still the biggest producer of wine in the world

China moves to stop strippers at funerals

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Fri 24 Apr, AT 12:11

'Obscene' photographs of woman stripping at a funeral force Chinese ministry of culture to act

Edinburgh Zoo's giant Panda

Edinburgh panda: latest attempt to get Tian Tian pregnant

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Fri 27 Mar, AT 11:02

Fresh hopes for the UK's first panda baby, as zookeepers artificially inseminate giant panda on loan from China

A newborn baby holds onto his mother's finger at a hospital in Beijing

Babies for sale: children openly sold online in China

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Wed 11 Mar, AT 10:51

Child-trafficking rings have become 'more sophisticated', using the internet to sell abducted babies in China

Chinese students in an internet cafe

Why China is trying to ban anonymity on social media

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Wed 14 Jan, AT 15:11

Cyberspace Administration plans to 'beef up' control of internet to stop rumour-mongering

Chinese restaurant

Restaurant offers free food for attractive customers

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Tue 13 Jan, AT 10:21

A restaurant in China is giving away free meals to its 50 most attractive diners each day

Passengers on a plane

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

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Thu 18 Dec, AT 16:04

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

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