Myanmar’s army still abducts civilians and forces them to act as guides and human shields
Serious abuses persist despite closer ties to the US and EU.
Thousands in Hong Kong mark the 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square massacre (PHOTOS)
A large number of mainland Chinese also flocked to commemorate the crackdown in the former British territory, where a vigil has been held every year since the massacre.
China defends Tiananmen Square crackdown on eve of 25th anniversary
'In China there are only law breakers — there are no so-called dissidents.' Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said.
Beijing has the answer to its terrorism problem: dogs
Police in China's capital have added dogs to their anti-terrorist campaign.
China indicts 8 people over last year's deadly Tiananmen Square attack
The government blamed the Beijing attack on separatist militants from Xinjiang.
7 things you can do with your dead body
A city in China is outlawing coffins to preserve land. Here's what to do if they come for yours.
This is the absolute worst subway experience you've ever seen
Due to tightened security, Beijing commuters are facing these incredibly long lines.
Putin and Xi Jinping spend a couple of nights in Rodanthe
The leaders of Russia and China were like 'why not?' after signing behemoth trade deal.
China is holding mass public trials again
This time the defendants are Muslim Uyghurs.
These maps show which countries use (and produce) most of our non-renewable energy resources
The United States is addicted to oil and China's got a serious coal problem.
The biggest terrorist attack in years kills 31 people in China's Xinjiang region
Xinjiang has been plagued by violence for years, but rights activists and exile groups say the government's own heavy handed policies in the region have sowed the seeds of unrest.
China evacuates 3,000 citizens from Vietnam after deadly attacks
On Sunday, police flooded major cities in Vietnam trying to avert anti-China protests.
How has your week at work been? Would you rather get paid to play with pandas?
The position of "panda caretaker" includes free room and board, an SUV and a salary of $32,000.
Because of China's preference for baby boys, some men now buy ‘wives’ from abroad
Here’s one Cambodian woman’s ordeal as a trafficked wife.
The world is falling all over itself to attract Chinese tourists
Here's a look at all the ways governments and companies are doing whatever it takes to woo the valuable Chinese tourist.
China produces and consumes almost as much coal as the rest of the world COMBINED
That is one serious coal habit.
This Chinese performance artist is crazier than Ai Weiwei
He Yunchang cut out his own rib and wears it as a necklace.
No, Beijing’s South China Sea offensive isn't about oil and fish …
… contrary to widespread reports. And that’s why the conflict matters to Americans.
China has deployed monkeys to protect its troops
The furry defenders are taking on a potentially deadly feathered enemy.
A little-known Chinese tycoon is preparing to build a canal across Nicaragua
Yup, a rival to Panama’s canal. And he's breaking ground this year. Here are 7 things you should know.
A long-snouted tyrannosaur nicknamed 'Pinocchio rex' has been found in China
No, we're not lying.
1,600 papier-mâché pandas prepare to take on Hong Kong
Some call it art. Others say it's panda-monium.
Here's how much square-footage $1 million will buy you in the world's most expensive real estate markets
If you're looking for space, don't move to Monaco.
Tiananmen at 25: China's next revolution may already be underway
Chinese seeking political reform know that it must come from within.
How Myanmar’s government is making violence between Muslims and Buddhists worse
For three days, Meikhtila was a bloody hell. Now it’s in seething limbo.
China detains 5 activists before 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square crackdown
The detentions raised the stakes in a crackdown on dissent and underscored the sensitivity of Chinese leaders to criticism ahead of the anniversary.
Watch this depressed panda feel better after getting her own TV
After a hard breakup, only TV could make her happy again.
These are the countries still using lethal injection to kill people
The US is not in good company.
These new cars in China have filters so you can breathe fresh air while you drive
The new technology is the very definition of irony.
How China used the US bombing of its Belgrade embassy to win a PR victory
15 years later, Chinese people still don't see Washington the same way.
Explosion at a train station in the capital of China's Xinjiang region kills 3
The attack came on the same day that President Xi Jinping ended a visit to the restive region in China's far west that is home to the country's mostly Muslim Uighur minority.