David Cameron hopes to mend relations with China as he brings a large trade delegation with him.
From Tacloban in the Philippines, an account witnessing the suffering of survivors and the devastation left by typhoon Haiyan.
There is clearly a security operation underway to deal with what state media has been calling an accident.
The Chancellor has given formal Government approval for Chinese state-run firms to buy into British nuclear power - should we be worried?
Boris Johnson and George Osborne head south today on their trade missions to China - the first after a chilly period in political relations.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced two new deals with China, one on nuclear power and the other on Chinese banks in the UK.
The Chancellor George Osborne aims to build bridges with China in his high profile trade mission to the country.
Disgraced politician Bo Xilai has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of all the charges he faced of corruption.
Information from inside North Korea's vast prison camps is rare and difficult to verify, but it hints at untold misery.
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford remains in a hot, cramped cell in an infamous Indonesian prison after losing a court appeal.