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  1. Nobel Prize fallout

    Posted Oct 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Writer The Nobel Peace Prize committee named jailed mainland activist Liu Xiaobo as this year's winner. Beijing was not pleased, cancelling meetings with top Norwegian ministers and even stopping a musical performance by Alexander Rybak. Liu's wife, Liu Xia, was placed under house arrest, which angered, well, everyone else. Even Japan weighed in, asking the government ...

  2. Reshuffle sticks to the script in provinces

    Posted Feb 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are among the oldest provincial leaders. Others include Hainan Governor Jiang Dingzhi, Zhejiang Governor Xia Baolong, Guangdong Governor Zhu Xiaodan, Jiangxi Governor Lu Xinshe and Anhui Governor Li ...

  3. Liu Xiaobo unaware of Szeto death

    Posted Jan 07th 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Peter So

    ... icon's health was already deteriorating rapidly. Since his death on Sunday, fellow human rights activists have been trying to pass on the news to Liu and his wife, Liu Xia. Liu Xiaoguang, ... in the middle of the month to see his brother at the Jinzhou prison, in Liaoning province. The last time the two brothers met was in July. Liu Xia is still under house arrest. Her parents and brother ...

  4. Step up the pressure until Japan confronts its past

    Posted Aug 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... realise that until they stop glossing over Japan's past, the challenges will get louder and more determined. Nanking massacre survivor Xia Shuqin took her case against two Japanese historians ... by victims of Japanese aggression, only one succeeded beyond appeal. That case was brought against the same historians by another Chinese woman. There is no guarantee that Ms Xia will succeed ...

  5. Beijing reneges on pledges to open to public scrutiny

    Posted Apr 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... power and enlist public oversight seriously undermined the government's credibility and gave rise to mounting grievances about corruption, pollution and other social woes. Lawyer Xia Jun, ... information remains inaccessible to the public,' Xia told a seminar this week organised by Friends of Nature, a leading environmental group on the mainland. His frustration was shared by Li Bo, ...

  6. Qingdao vice-mayor dismissed

    Posted Aug 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and helped his mistress obtain lucrative Olympic project contracts. Qingdao will host the sailing events for next year's Olympics. In the Qingdao meeting, Xia Weili was promoted to vice-secretary-general of the city's standing committee, and Liu Yongyu was appointed to Mr Xia's former position as director of the congress' culture and science committee, the Qingdao Daily ...

  7. Book about first independent election candidate is banned

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... Delegate in late October, was on Friday ordered by the Communist Party's propaganda department to pull all copies in circulation and freeze those in stock, according to Xia Bei, editor ... spots,' Ms Xia said. 'We had been trying hard to make it as low-profile as possible, hoping somehow we could get away with it for a while.' The first print run of the book was 15,000 ...

  8. PLA fans: unarmed and maybe dangerous

    Posted Apr 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan Every time 27-year-old Benjamin Xia Peng discusses the relative military strength of China and the United States with like-minded peers from his hometown in Hunan, he feels ... appreciate, which has cost our country great losses in its investments in US government bonds.' Xia's words have stirred nationalist feelings among his military enthusiast friends. ...

  9. Another of Bo's men sidelined in Chongqing

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with the municipality's party propaganda department, said. Earlier, mainland media reports said Xia Zeliang, the party head of Chongqing's Nanan district, and Yubei district police chief Wang Pengfei had ...

  10. Doubts over military fantasyland's feasibility

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'Beijing is not a right and proper place to build any military theme park because of its purely symbolic role,' Hunan school teacher Benjamin Xia Peng said. 'The capital is a cultural ...




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