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Weetabix bought out by China's Bright Food

First Post
Thu 3 May, AT 13:24

Food giant takes 60 per cent share in Northampton-based cereal producer


Tories have become Murdoch's Defenders: it's a gift to Labour

Opinion digest
Thu 3 May, AT 11:55

Opinion digest: Cameron's damaging relationship with Murdoch, London's mayoral election, and China's blind prophet

Bo Xilai and Gu Kailai

China murder riddle: was Neil Heywood poisoned by cyanide?

Sun 15 Apr, AT 11:26

New claims from China include suggestion that businessman had an affair with Bo Xilai's wife Gu

Kim Jong-un

North Korea's failed rocket launch humiliates Kim Jong-un

First Reaction
Fri 13 Apr, AT 09:20

Damp squib provokes international condemnation and domestic embarrassment for young leader

Bo Xilai and Gu Kailai

Why Bo Xilai's wife was held on suspicion of murder

One-Minute Read
Wed 11 Apr, AT 16:00

Friends claim businessman Neil Heywood feared for his safety after falling out with Gu Xilai


On the jobs front, women's rights are going backwards

Opinion digest
Tue 3 Apr, AT 10:54

Opinion Digest: we need a strategy to help women stay in work – and the Quad needs scrutiny

Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi celebrates Burmese election landslide

First Reaction
Mon 2 Apr, AT 10:12

Party of democracy icon believes it has won all the seats it contested in by-elections

Bo Xilai

Death of UK businessman adds twist to Bo Xilai mystery

One-Minute Read
Mon 26 Mar, AT 16:51

Did the Communist Party chief's aide try to flee China over claims that Brit had been poisoned?

Gold price slumps as US economy shows recovery

One-Minute Read
Fri 23 Mar, AT 12:32

Investors swap safe-haven gold for money-making equities

Bo Xilai

Bo Xilai: downfall of one of China's most powerful men

One-Minute Read
Thu 15 Mar, AT 15:26

Chongqing party boss ousted amid rumours of attempted defection, suicide and torture