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Davos 2017: Can Xi Jinping be star of the show?

It's the first time a Chinese leader has attended the global summit and he hopes to turn some world issues to his advantage.

16 January 2017
Karishma Vaswani Asia business correspondent

One man's surprising defiance on Chinese legal rights

BBC China editor Carrie Gracie witnesses one well-to-do man's surprising battle for legal rights.

1 January 2017
Carrie Gracie China editor

Why do Indians vote for 'criminal' politicians?

They come with "deep pockets" and exploit the inability of the government to deliver services.

16 January 2017
Soutik Biswas India correspondent

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