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Busts of leaders a hit in China's porcelain capital ahead of key anniversary

26 Sep 2019

(This September 25 story corrects title of David Bandurski in paragraph 12 to co-director (not co-founder))

LGBT parents challenge stereotypes in China

27 Dec 2018

SHENZHEN, China Heads turn when An Hui and Ye Jianbin walk down a street in the Chinese city of Shenzhen with their triplets, who were conceived with help from a human egg donor and a surrogate mother. | Video

RPT-WIDER IMAGE-LGBT parents challenge stereotypes in China

20 Dec 2018

SHENZHEN, China, Dec 20 Heads turn when An Hui and Ye Jianbin walk down a street in the Chinese city of Shenzhen with their triplets, who were conceived with help from a human egg donor and a surrogate mother.

Scars begin to heal a decade after Sichuan quake

24 Apr 2018

BEICHUAN, China A decade after a massive earthquake rocked China's southwestern province of Sichuan, killing almost 70,000 people, the scars have begun to heal.

The Wider Image: Scars begin to heal a decade after Sichuan quake

24 Apr 2018

BEICHUAN, China A decade after a massive earthquake rocked China's southwestern province of Sichuan, killing almost 70,000 people, the scars have begun to heal.

Preserving skiing's origins in China's remote west

07 Feb 2018

KHOM, China On the western edge of China, Sulita straps on his skis and heads out into a winter morning. The temperature is -30 degrees Celsius (-22 Fahrenheit).

Property agents shut, buyers still hunt as China plans new economic zone

03 Apr 2017

XIONGXIAN, China/BEIJING Real estate agents in Xiongxian county in China's Hebei province shut up shop on Monday, hours after Beijing ordered a ban on property sales in a frantic effort to curb a sudden housing boom triggered by plans for a new special economic zone.

Singing from the heart

13 Aug 2014

The singer, Zhang Mingyuan, isn’t part of a famous music label and his performances are just held on a street corner. But even so, the warm atmosphere that he creates in the chilly night air seldom disappoints.

Heshan: a poisonous legacy

24 Jun 2014

Heshan, some 1,200 kilometres (770 miles) from Beijing, stands in an area rich in realgar, or arsenic disulphide. Factories and mines sprang up to process this precious resource but they were shut down in 2011 because of the pollution they caused. Heshan residents say that many have died from cancer caused by arsenic poisoning.

China’s “wonderful” Communist village

27 Sep 2012

There were no entrance tickets, no security guards, and no one had to check our vehicle. We drove all the way to the village center, where a giant statue of the late Chinese Chairman Mao Zedong stood in the middle of a square, waving at me.

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