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  1. 20 jailed over Hunan bridge collapse that killed 64 in 2007

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok Courts in Hunan sent more than 20 people to jail yesterday for their roles in the deadly collapse of a stone bridge that claimed at least 64 lives more than a year ago. ... was the developer of the 328-metre-wide stone bridge, which collapsed on August 13, 2007, in Fenghuang county, a month before it was scheduled to open. Some victims' families claimed the bridge ...

  2. Kim eyes new chief executive

    Posted Sep 10th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... regime alive since the collapse of the Soviet Union. This time he seems to have cleared his choice with Beijing, which is more comfortable having a non-Chinese citizen for this sensitive post. ... advisers to the city of Rizhao, Shandong province, where her mother was born. Her father came from Dandong, the Chinese city across the Yalu River, the national border spanned by a bridge from ...

  3. Reform school

    Posted Nov 28th 2010, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Ai Weiwei One of China's most prominent contemporary artists, Ai is leading a campaign to document the identities of children killed when their shoddily built schools collapsed during ... while on a trip to show support for Tan Zuoren, an activist who investigated the causes of the school collapses and was on trial on subversion charges. (He was jailed for five years ...

  4. 1943- 1952

    Posted Nov 09th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the nation from Beijing. The Kuomintang had collapsed and a new people's government had supplanted it. The Post noted it took Mao (left) only five minutes to read his statement, in which he ... sitting upright when the train rattled through Gill's Cutting near Tai Po Market and his head hit a low bridge. Mountain of gold A Philippines Airlines DC3 approached Kai Tak airport in thick ...



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