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  1. It's time to bury leader's body and look to the future, say critics

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... returns to dust after death 'conforms with Chinese tradition and makes Beijing a civilised city worthy of hosting the Olympics', the writers said, adding: 'It is time ... body was against his will. Construction of the mausoleum in 1976-77 took place when the Chinese economy was on the verge of collapse. Since then, those in charge of preserving the corpse have ...

  2. Professor reported for critical remarks on Chinese culture

    Posted Dec 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Two Shanghai students have reported a professor to the municipal educational authority, accusing the historian of criticising traditional Chinese culture and the central ... blog on Monday last week that the Communist Party's education committee and the Public Security Bureau had launched an investigation because two young female students in his classic ...

  3. Wild Swans author sets out to explode the myth of Mao

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... Wild Swans the biggest-selling non-fiction paperback ever- the author interviewed world leaders, senior figures in the Chinese Communist Party and members of Mao's close circle. Halliday scoured archives around the world, particularly in Russia. Among the targets in the $375 book is the Long March, 'the most enduring myth in modern Chinese history, and one of the biggest ...

  4. Yu transfuses a timely tribute to the lifeblood of Chinese humanity

    Posted Dec 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is bought. And up to 80 per cent of men in the Aids epicentre of Hunan sold blood to support their families. Chronicle Of A Blood Merchant opens about the time of the Communist Revolution, ... family's survival. 'From what he says and does, you might think he's not very nice but his heart is very good,' says Yu. 'A lot of ordinary Chinese are like that.' One ...

  5. 'Xinyang was not the only place'

    Posted Aug 08th 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... and dismissed from the Communist Party. In 1993, he said that the provincial government limited the punishments to protect itself. Mao wrote: 'Bad people took power, grain output fell and food ...

  6. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Quake survivors find extraordinary strength in life-or-death moments

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com The young, old and meek find powers they never thought possible to get themselves and their loved ones through a terrifying ordeal Strength and luck aid survivors Remarkable tales of courage and survival continued to appear in ...

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    Nineteen children among 46 dead in China landslide

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 02:09pm by Agence France Presse in Beijing

    ... A video posted on a Chinese social networking site appeared to show a group of villagers digging through thick mud and debris to uncover a body, which was carried away on a stretcher. Xinhua said ... authorities have called China’s coldest winter in 28 years. The landslide spread over an area 120 metres (yards) long, 110 metres wide and 16 metres deep, according to authorities. The Communist ...

  8. Cadres vie for 7,000 city and provincial posts

    Posted Aug 29th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam Jockeying for key government positions has kicked off around the mainland, at a time of growing public frustration with officials and continued unrest at the grass-roots level. More than 7,000 cadres will be selected and trained for senior provincial and city-level positions ahead of the Communist Party's18th National Congress in 2012, state media reported ...

  9. Pastor's arrest sparks fear of wider crackdown

    Posted May 11th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... in 2008. 'The room for survival for Chinese house churches is shrinking,' Wang wrote. Guangzhou police and religious affairs bureau officials refused to comment. Rights activists say ... illegal. Officially atheist, the ruling Communist Party permits worship only in state-approved churches, although millions of Christians continue to worship in unregistered 'house' ...

  10. Reaching the summit

    Posted Sep 30th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Taylor

    ... of lives. The death toll is unknown, but some sources claim as many as 30 million died. 1959 Tibetans rise up against Chinese Communist Party (CCP) rule; the Dalai Lama flees to India. 1961 Beijing ...




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