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Outrage at Guangdong newspaper forced to run party commentary

Journalists at an outspoken newspaper in Guangdong challenged the provincial propaganda authorities yesterday after the paper was forced to run a commentary glorifying the Communist Party and drop...

8 Jan 2013 - 2:24pm
Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

An investigation into the huge business interests and personal assets of the descendants of eight dead Communist Party veterans offers a detailed look at one part of China's elite and how its...

28 Dec 2012 - 10:50am
Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

An investigative report about China’s most infamous former police officer Wang Lijun by China’s Southern Metropolis Weekly magazine has answered some questions relating to the murder of British...

19 Dec 2012 - 5:56pm
Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

A senior district official in Chengdu has alleged that recently disgraced former Sichuan deputy party secretary Li Chuncheng offered bribes for promotion, sold official positions to incompetent...

13 Dec 2012 - 7:21am
Exposé reveals ascent to riches by 'Immortals' heirs

A veteran journalist has publicly accused the country's energy chief of forging his résumé, using his family to profit from his position and keeping a mistress.

7 Dec 2012 - 7:48am
Exclusive: oil chief quizzed over massive cash transfers in Ferrari crash cover-up

The chairman of China's biggest oil and gas producer has been questioned by the Communist Party's top discipline watchdog in relation to the Ferrari crash in Beijing earlier this year that claimed...

3 Sep 2013 - 12:58pm

A British businessman murdered by the wife of Bo Xilai had informed on the couple for over a year to his country's spy agency, The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday.

7 Nov 2012 - 7:18am


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The announcement from Xinhua late Friday evening, notes one blogger, also gives reason to believe Bo Xilai will not be given any chance to appeal his sentence.

29 Oct 2012 - 9:36am

A rebuttal by the family of Premier Wen Jiabao following a New York Times report about his family's wealth has cast a spotlight on lawyers from two of China's top law firms.

29 Oct 2012 - 8:17am

Lawyers for Premier Wen Jiabao's family last night hit back at The New York Times for its explosive exposé about their wealth - the first time a top Chinese leader has issued a rebuttal to a...

29 Oct 2012 - 2:18pm

State prosecutors initiated investigations against disgraced Bo Xilai yesterday within hours of his formal expulsion from the national legislature.

27 Oct 2012 - 8:20am

Beijing reacted furiously yesterday to an overseas media report that Premier Wen Jiabao's family had accumulated massive wealth during his time in office.

29 Oct 2012 - 2:19pm

China’s Foreign Ministry hit out at a New York Times report on Friday which claimed that Premier Wen Jiabao’s family had amassed massive wealth during his term in office.

29 Oct 2012 - 2:19pm

China’s parliament expelled disgraced former senior politician Bo Xilai on Friday, paving the way for formal criminal charges to be laid against him.

26 Oct 2012 - 8:36pm

The two young women at the centre of the Ferrari crash that killed the son of high-level Communist Party official Ling Jihua have been named by a Hong Kong magazine.

19 Oct 2012 - 4:02pm

Jiao Li , a former close aide to top Communist Party propaganda official Liu Yunshan , has been dismissed as deputy director of the General Administration of Press and Publications (GAPP) in a...

29 Oct 2012 - 2:24pm

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