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Man stabs, wounds 6 in western China; kills self

State media say a man stabbed and wounded six people in China's far west before killing himself by slitting his own throat. Full story

Dalai Lama raises concern about monastery crisis

The Dalai Lama says the international community should persuade the Chinese leadership to exercise restraint in handling the latest troubles at a Tibetan monastery in Western China. Full story

China security puts Tibetan monastery on lockdown

Chinese security forces have locked down a Tibetan monastery in western China and clashed with local residents as they blocked troops from taking monks away, Tibetan rights groups and an exiled monk said Wednesday. Full story

3 killed, 80 hurt in China when train hits bus

An official says a train has plowed into a bus in western China, killing three people and injuring 80 others. Full story

Activist says China cracks down on ethnic Uighurs

China has responded to popular uprisings against governments in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya by cracking down on its Uighur ethnic minority, an exiled Chinese activist said Wednesday. Full story

China's pandas need old forests to thrive: study

HONG KONG (Reuters Life!) - China's giant pandas need not only bamboo, but also ancient forests to thrive in the wild, a study in western China has found. Full story

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17 die, 44 missing in China landslides

Tibetan monks ordered out of quake zone


  Woman and child pulled from China rubble

A 68-year-old woman and a small child were pulled out alive after being trapped underneath debris from China’s deadly earthquake. TODAY’s Natalie Morales has more details.

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Quake hits south-western China, killing at least 22
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