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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.
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A dozen people protesting the demolition of their homes in central China drank pesticide in Beijing in a desperate bid for attention that underscores the failures of a decades-old petitioning system.
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It appears to take on a life of its own, but it also inspires a new hashtag on Instagram.
SPECIALIZED: A curving complex of cartilage and bone within a woodpecker's head permits the bird to extend and store its exceptionally long tongue.
China's production of crude steel in November fell to its lowest monthly volume this year.
Newspapers reporting North Korea confirmed downfall of Jang Song Thaek, uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, are displayed at a newsstand of a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
A creepy man has been caught on camera lying under the seats of a Metro train while he touched women's legs.
Not a big burden: Economists say inflation will not be a major problem in China in the coming months and expect monetary policy to stay neutral.
Hebrew U President Ben Sasson: Science is an international language that can serve as a bridge between peoples and nations.
This is "Staff members take a nap in the recreation room at the head office of Renren Inc. in Beijing, China, on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012."
Weaker stocks in parts of Europe are not enough to halt world shares, as upbeat Chinese trade data adds to cautious optimism that the world's economy and markets can cope with a gradual withdrawal of U.S. stimulus.
Chinese air pollution has been in the headlines for some time now. Earlier this year Beijing announced a massive program that would need 1.7 trillion yuan in investment over the next five years to tackle its smog problem.
JOHANNESBURG goes into lockdown as the world's leaders descend on the memorial service for Nelson Mandela at a 94,000-capacity soccer stadium.
The 120-strong business delegation read like a Who's Who of British business Jaguar Land Rover, Rolls-Royce, BP, Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline and Virgin.
A total of 104 cities in 20 provinces in and near China's two largest industrial clusters - the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and the Yangtze River Delta region - fell victim to heavy smog that reduced visibility to less than 10 meters in some places, according to the Environmental Protection Ministry.