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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Flea bites and wading in sewage: Xi Jinping's account of working among peasants goes viral

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 06:33pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... became a haven for Xi but at first he struggled. Xi admitted he was criticised for being wasteful because he fed a dog with a stale bread when the locals did not even know what bread was. He ... was determined to mingle with the locals. Xi recalled how he endured everything from flea bites to bad food, boredom and having to knit his own woollen socks. He did not eat meat for months and when he ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Carnival China, by Kerry Brown

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by David Wilson

    ... website between 2006 and 2013, Brown scrutinises the corruption that dogged officialdom during the "muddling through" age of Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao. Disgraced former ...

  3. News - China - POLITICS

    Seventeen more generals add to pledges of allegiance to Xi Jinping

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 11:48pm by Minnie Chan

    ... (CMC), the military's top brass, since the mainland's opening up in the late 1970s. "I think Xi is facing dogged defiance from the top echelons in both the army and government amid ...

  4. News - China Insider - POLITICS

    President Xi Jinping braves smog in surprise visit to popular Beijing tourist zone

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 12:45pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... that several days earlier “various law enforcement agencies began checking [the street] like mad dogs”. “Just for this one [short] moment,” he wrote. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Local NPC delegates take stock after first year

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 03:59am by Tony Cheung

    ... was dissatisfied with the paltry progress in ending a monopoly that has pushed up meat prices. Chan said he was also dissatisfied that heavy air pollution persisted in the capital, despite his ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    People Power feels 'Mad Dog' Wong Yuk-man's bite

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Power feels Mad Dog's bite The extent of the rift within the radical People Power association emerged yesterday as lawmaker Wong Yuk-man, who quit the group on Monday, revealed that affiliate group the Proletariat Political Institute will go independent with him. Wong, nicknamed "Mad Dog", said plans by People Power to persuade him to change his mind were useless ...

  7. News - World - POLITICS

    Maduro's arch-foe Leopoldo Lopez surrenders to face protest-related charges

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 10:54am by AP

    ... year. During his two terms as mayor of Chacao, he was dogged by allegations that he had misappropriated public funds. He has rejected all of the charges against him as political persecution ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    Communist Party's Yu Zhengsheng vows 'unprecedented' reforms

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 04:49pm by Reuters

    ... rate, aimed at letting markets set the cost of funds and reducing distortions that have led to excessive investment and overcapacity now dogging the economy. At the plenum, the agenda is likely ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Making Capitalism Fit for Society, by Colin Crouch

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 05:37pm by David Wilson

    ... then addresses Europe, which he paints as equally dogged by inequality. There, the power of corporations is spawning ever more problems for consumers, workers and citizens. Worse, the neglect ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Vote for chief executive must be wide open, says Regina Ip

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung and Gary Cheung

    ... suffrage that is "dogging" Beijing. "But I'm all for encouraging Beijing to be courageous and embrace the risk," she said. "[And] I think they are thinking hard … Hong ...




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