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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

Oil drill

Oil price rise: is the world running short of oil?

One-Minute Read
Fri 22 May, AT 11:07

As the oil price recovers, there are signs that Opec is struggling to keep up with demand from China

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

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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

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