Arrests across China after cult spreads rumour that world will end on 21 December
The charismatic Communist 'Princeling' appears to be a mass of contradictions
British businessman whose death sparked ructions in Chinese Communist Party, 'passed information to MI6'
Communist Party reaches 'new level of psychosis' as it readies for safe handover of power in Beijing
Chinese leader is thought to disapprove of his family's business dealings – but revelations could still damage him
Gigi Chao advised to find a gay man and 'split the dosh' after father advertises for a suitable husband
Chinese police called in to deal with thousands of workers fighting and rioting in dormitories
The great wall of silence around Xi could cause problems for the Chinese leadership
Rumour mill in overdrive as vice-president cancels meetings with foreign dignitaries without reason
China's 'champagne communist' celebrity politician could face trial after angering party elite, say analysts
Murder trial of ousted Chinese politician's wife is over after just one day – but is all as it seems?
PETA accused of putting animals before humans following campaign to ground primate flights
Investors worry as latest economic data backs up perception that Chinese economy is slowing
Chinese woman jumps traffic light straight into lorry's path but escapes unharmed
Chinese wildlife park claims rare white tiger cub was killed by four older tigers due to 'excessive frolic'
Ferrari apologises after sports car leaves tyre marks on 14th century monument
Thousands of drugs 'made from human baby flesh' smuggled into South Korea, claim customs service
Papers say activist is free to study abroad as saga involving blind lawyer drags on
Food giant takes 60 per cent share in Northampton-based cereal producer
Blind Chinese lawyer being treated in hospital is given 'clear assurances' he is free