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China nuclear: Taishan reactor shut down over damaged fuel rods

The operator says the EPR reactor at Taishan in China is “under control” despite fuel rod concerns.

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Outspoken billionaire Sun Dawu jailed for 18 years in China

Sun Dawu has in the past been vocal in criticising authorities and has spoken out about human rights.

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China expanding its nuclear capabilities, scientists say

It is building a site that will have extra capacity to store and launch missiles, scientists say.

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Kris Wu: Why a superstar sparked China’s sexual consent debate

A growing rape allegation controversy centering on Kris Wu has renewed discussion on sexual consent.

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Sandstorm swallows city in northwestern China

Dust clouds towered at least 100 metres (330ft) over Dunhuang.

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China accuses US of oppressing Beijing in high-level talks

Senior Washington and Beijing officials clash on issues including sanctions, tariffs and human rights.

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Typhoon In-Fa sweeps towards China after flooding chaos

Typhoon In-Fa is expected to make landfall on Sunday, days after floods devastated central areas.

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China imposes sanctions on US officials

The sanctions are in response to recent US sanctions on Chinese officials in Hong Kong.

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Coronavirus: Was US money used to fund risky research in China?

What’s the row about virus research in China between a prominent Republican and Dr Anthony Fauci?

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China floods: Drone footage shows the scale of damage as clean up begins

As aerial pictures show the extent of destruction, our correspondent reports on the situation on the ground.

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‘It was hard to breathe’: China flood terror as subway submerged

Passengers tell of their fear after a busy subway carriage was flooded in central Henan province.

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Commuters and children rescued from China floodwaters

Many people have been saved from the the waist-high waters across Henan province.

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China floods: Thousands evacuated as rail stations and roads submerged

Record rainfall has left more than 12 dead and flooded stations and roads in Zhengzhou city.

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Climate change: US pushes China to make faster carbon cuts

US climate envoy John Kerry says help from China is needed to avoid a dangerous rise in heat.

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China accused of cyber-attack on Microsoft Exchange servers

The UK, US and EU have accused China of carrying out an attack on Microsoft Exchange email servers.

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Covid: WHO urges China to co-operate better in virus origin probe

The head of the WHO called for more transparency in the investigation into the origins of Covid.

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China tunnel flood: Desperate search to find trapped workers

Hundreds of rescuers are trying to save 14 workers beneath a tunnel that collapsed after a flash flood.

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Man in China reunited with son snatched 24 years ago

Guo Gangtang’s son was taken aged two by child traffickers from outside their home and sold.

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Plastic surgery booming in China despite the dangers

Young people are using social media apps to plan cosmetic procedures which don’t always meet expectations.

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The foreigners in China’s disinformation drive

Foreigners are increasingly appearing on YouTube promoting China’s narrative on issues like Xinjiang.

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Giant pandas no longer endangered but still vulnerable, says China

Their classification was downgraded as the number in the wild has reached 1,800, officials said.

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China’s ‘midnight patrol’ cracks down on young gamers

Chinese gaming giant Tencent will scan gamers’ faces to prevent children playing at night.

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Didi ordered off China’s app stores by nation’s cyber regulator

The ride-hailing app is facing regulatory problems at home, days after its New York share launch.

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CCP 100: Xi warns China will not be ‘oppressed’ in anniversary speech

The Chinese leader was speaking at an event marking the centenary of the ruling Communist Party.

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How to handle China’s ruling party at 100

There is much debate about how to deal with the country’s authoritarian politics, reports the BBC’s John Sudworth.

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Hong Kong: How life has changed under China’s national security law

Seven city residents tell the BBC how the national security law fundamentally changed their lives.

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China pressure ‘undermining Australian universities’, report says

Human Rights Watch says China pressure is undermining academic freedom at Australian universities.

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Hong Kong pro-democracy media buckles under China pressure

A journalist’s arrest and changes at a pro-democracy website show ‘chilling’ impact on media freedom.

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China’s changes through one man’s lens

Yan Zhigang has spent four decades photographing the streets, and the people, of China.

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China fails to meet promises on missing Xinjiang children

China made a public pledge to help find Kalbinur Tursan’s children but she may never see them again.