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  1. Mao's vilified widow gets a makeover in TV show

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The name Jiang Qing has not been heard for a long while on the mainland. As Mao Zedong's flamboyant last wife, she was a member of the notorious Gang of Four, who were ... undergone an image makeover. She is portrayed as an as aspiring young revolutionary, full of love for Mao and compassion for comrades, including late premier Zhou Enlai, who regarded her with much ...

  2. Mao's jet to be sold to make room for parking

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Zhuhai Chairman Mao Zedong's personal airliner is on sale after the owner concluded he preferred more parking space to keeping the country's former 'Air Force ... the chairman's last wife. Its British manufacturer sold it to a Pakistani buyer in 1969. It then passed on to Mao. It was apparently one of three Trident jets of the same model that the Chinese air force ...

  3. Tortured for protecting ancient artefacts

    Posted Dec 06th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill For Ma Chengyuan, as for other intellectuals, the blackest years of the communist era were the Cultural Revolution. Chairman Mao Zedong ordered the Red Guards to destroy the 'four olds', including art from the pre-revolutionary era. As they rampaged through the homes of terrified collectors, Ma slept in his office to field telephone calls and sent museum staff ...

  4. Hunan party official is probed in hit-and-run

    Posted Dec 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang Village chief dead, struck by motorbike and car A senior cadre in the home town of Mao Zedong is being investigated for a hit-and-run death. Liu Yahui, who heads the party discipline unit in Shaoshan, Hunan province, allegedly played a part in the death of Tang Yunkui, chief of Shishan village, last Saturday. Quoting information provided by local police, Xinhua said ...

  5. Body of critics

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and several colleagues called for the removal of Mao Zedong's corpse from the Mao Mausoleum in Tiananmen Square. The action could easily be labelled a 'counter-revolutionary' crime ... of young Mao worshippers have launched spam attacks on Yu's email address. Officials, however, have not done a thing. The article says: 'The newly established communist regime was, ...

  6. Charges of misappropriation levelled against Chau's relatives

    Posted Aug 15th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of misappropriating funds belonging to a Shanghai-based brokerage, according to a mainland media report. Relatives of Mao Heping - brother of Chau's wife Mo Yuk-ping - and Zhou Weiyan have received official notices of their arrest and are looking for lawyers to represent them, the China Securities Journal reported. Mao and Zhou were both directors of companies linked to Chau's unlisted ...

  7. 'March of the Volunteers' anthem endured a long route to acceptance

    Posted Sep 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... in the constitution as soon as Mao Zedong had finished the inauguration of the People's Republic. In fact, the national anthem's journey to formal acceptance is as twisting as the march it portrays, ... it was not proper to sing 'the Chinese nation faces its greatest peril'. But top leaders, including Mao and Zhou Enlai, rejected the suggestion, saying the words should not be changed, ...

  8. Man enters no plea to ballet teacher's murder

    Posted Jan 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mao Mei, founder of the ballet school where Chui worked, said earlier through a spokeswoman that she was happy with the latest development in the case. ...

  9. Scores of rights activists rounded up or warned

    Posted Mar 09th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Meanwhile, anti-abortion activist Mao Hengfeng has been sentenced to 11/2 years of 're-education through labour', her husband said. Wu Xuewei said Mao was taken into custody on February 25 ... Xiaobo during his trial. 'They can make up any arbitrary crime or evidence... No one will say anything about these illegal goings-on [during the NPC], it is deplorable,' Wu said. Mao ...

  10. Security hoaxer faces extradition to US

    Posted Feb 10th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... addressed himself as 'Mao Lao Mao', an officer from the anti-terrorist division of Guangdong police. The e-mail was forwarded to US departments including the coastguard, which ordered ...




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