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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

North Korea missiles

North Korea's nuclear arsenal 'has been underestimated'

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Thu 23 Apr, AT 13:21

China warns that Pyongyang is developing nuclear weapons at a faster rate than previously thought

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Mark Zuckerberg 'stuns' Beijing with fluent Mandarin

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?

Fri 17 Oct, AT 12:43

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