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One in three Christians face persecution in Asia, report finds

  The persecution of Christians in China is the worst it has been for more than a decade, with at least 50 million people expected to experience...

Poland calls for ‘joint’ EU-Nato stance on Huawei after spying arrest

  Poland’s internal affairs minister has called for the EU and Nato to take a “joint stance” on Huawei after an employee of the Chinese...

China mine accident: 21 dead after roof collapse

  Twenty-one people have been killed after a roof collapsed at a coalmine in northern China. A total of 87 people were working underground in the...

US clothing company drops Chinese supplier over Xinjiang forced labour concerns

  A US sportswear company has stopped using a Chinese supplier following concerns it was using forced labour in camps in Xinjiang. Badger Sportswear, a company...

Coca-Cola influences China’s obesity policy, BMJ report says

  The Coca-Cola Company has shaped China’s policies towards its growing obesity crisis, encouraging a focus on exercise rather than diet and thereby safeguarding its drinks sales,...

From ‘rice bunny’ to ‘back up the car’: China’s year of censorship

  China stepped up its campaign in 2018 to control what news and information its citizens can see. While censors continued heavyhanded control for any content...

NSW police investigate after officer allegedly tells Asian driver to ‘go back to China’

  New South Wales police are reviewing an incident, captured on video, where an officer allegedly told an Asian man to “go back to China”. In...

China cracks down on Christmas celebrations

  China is cracking down on Christmas. Several cities, schools, and government institutions have ordered citizens not to celebrate the holiday and to instead focus...

Canada demands China immediately release citizens detained in ‘retaliation’ arrests

  Canada has made its first formal demand for China to immediately release two citizens who have been detained in apparent retaliation for the arrest...

China: seven miners killed after skip plummets down mine shaft

  Seven miners were killed and three others injured in an accident at a coal mine in south-western China, state media reported. The accident occurred at...