Tax row triggers riots in China

A dispute over tax has spilled out onto the streets of China, with hundreds, some say thousands, of protesters clashing with riot police. Unrest


China welcomes EU debt deal

China has welcomed the deal reached at the EU summit in Brussels aimed at tackling the bloc’s debt crisis. Increasingly seen as a key ally to boost


London Film Festival prizes

The London Film Festival attracted a galaxy of stars, and a good selection of films this year. We Need to Talk about Kevin won the Best Film


Marco Simoncelli laid to rest

Thousands of people gathered in Coriano to pay their respects to MotoGP rider Marco Simoncelli who died over the weekend in a crash during a race in


Tombs in Peru

An ancient Sican tomb has been discovered in the north west of Peru. The tomb is thought be around 900 years old and to have been built for someone