Authorities will temporarily clamp down on open-air barbecues, garbage incineration and wood burning to tackle China's chronic pollution.Read the full story ›
The 12-second footage shows China's capital become engulfed in a cloud of thick, dark pollution.Read the full story ›
Rio 2016 is in full swing, but what do these eerie photos show happens when the Olympic party leaves town?Read the full story ›
The UK and the EU will remain the "closest of allies" following the "divorce" between them, the president of the European Council has said.Read the full story ›
Judges at an arbitration tribunal in The Hague have rejected China's claims to economic rights across large swathes of the South China Sea.Read the full story ›
Footage of the assault received over six million views after the victim posted the incident on Chinese microblogging site Weibo.Read the full story ›
Beijing has won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics despite fears over the Chinese capital's reliance on artificial snowRead the full story ›
Beijing's Olympic Stadium was transformed into a giant countdown clock for this evening's New Year's Eve celebrations.
Meanwhile in Shanghai, a laser show illuminated the sky above the financial district and costumed performers danced in the city's Bund waterfront area.
Some runners in the 2014 Beijing marathon have been forced to give up the race due to serious air pollution in the city, the People's Daily, China has reported.
Some of the runners have given up in the 2014 Beijing Marathon due to the serious air pollution in Beijing. http://t.co/GoVpxcPcKH
The families of the missing Flight MH370 passengers have held a press conference calling for the return of their relatives "no strings attached".