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China detains Christians at banned Easter service

Chinese police detained dozens of Christians on Sunday as they were trying to converge at the site of a banned Easter service. Full story

China says everything "normal" at restive Tibetan temple

China said on Tuesday everything was "normal" at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery after the Dalai Lama urged restraint in a stand-off between security forces and Tibetans at the temple in southwest China. Full story

Dalai Lama urges restraint in Tibet standoff

The Dalai Lama has urged restraint in a stand-off between Chinese security forces and Tibetans at a monastery, said to have been sparked by the self-immolation of a monk. Full story

Wal-Mart apologizes for duck meat past expiry date in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Wal-Mart <WMT.N>, the world's largest retailer, has apologized for selling duck meat past its expiry date in a store in southwest China's Chongqing region, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Saturday. Full story

Small China quake forces evacuation of 65,000 people

A small earthquake in southwestern China has forced the evacuation of 64,500 people after damaging hundreds of homes, state media said on Wednesday. Full story

Chinese miners all rescued from flooded pit

Rescuers pulled out alive all 29 coal miners trapped underground by a flood in southwestern China on Monday, in a rare piece of good news for a country with a terrible record for mine disasters. Full story

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  Worst flooding in a decade takes over China

Residents of the southwest China city of Chongqing are cleaning up after flooding has spread debris and mud everywhere. Seventy-five percent of the country's provinces have experienced heavy flooding. NBC's Adrienne Mong reports.

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Participants chase down a oxen prior to an oxen fight, as part of a May Day festivities in Dingxian, southwest China's Guizhou province on May 1, 2011. Hundreds of thousands of people around the world attended May Day rallies to defend workers' rights they say are under fresh attack from austerity