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A dozen residents of a central Chinese city protested the demolition of their homes by drinking pesticide in Beijing in a desperate bid for attention that underscores the failures of a decades-old petitioning system.
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Former China's Public Security Minister Zhou Yongkang reacts as he attends the Hebei delegation discussion sessions at the 17th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing on Oct 16, 2007.
Fifteen people have been killed and five others injured in a fire early Wednesday at a market in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, the local fire department said.
China has made another step towards completing its South-North Water Diversion Project, which aims to pump almost 45 billion cubic meters of water every year from the Yangtze River basin to the country's parched north.
Hong Kong shares fell early on Tuesday as investors marked time ahead of more Chinese data and Beijing kicked off an annual economic work conference where targets will be set for 2014.
Activist Liu Shi, left, stages a protest after a proposal to ban HIV/AIDS sufferers from entering bathhouses.
Commentaries by two of China's most influential news outlets suggesting that an ongoing air pollution crisis was not without a silver lining drew a withering reaction on Tuesday from internet users and other media.
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio at the launching ceremony of Qingdao Oriental Movie "Metropolis" in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province.
RAMALLAH, West Bank - A senior Palestinian official on Monday railed against U.S. attempts to broker a broad outline of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, saying Secretary of State John Kerry is breaking a promise to try to negotiate a final agreement in the current round of talks.
Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to the Mideast for more peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians and then will travel on to Vietnam and the Philippines.
Chinese state-run media on Monday played down South Korea's expansion of its air defence identification zone, weeks after Beijing provoked regional fury by establishing its own.
A satellite jointly developed by China and Brazil failed to enter orbit after the rocket carrying it malfunctioned after launch on Monday, state media reported.
A 70-year-old Japanese local politician has been formally arrested in southern China on charges of transporting illegal drugs, Chinese prosecutors said Monday.
Chinese authorities have been withholding residence visas for reporters working for The New York Times and Bloomberg in apparent retaliation for the agencies' investigative stories on wealth accumulated by leaders' families.
The 120-strong business delegation read like a Who's Who of British business Jaguar Land Rover, Rolls-Royce, BP, Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline and Virgin.