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  1. People's justice

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... a government legal official and a people's mediator, the judge will usually hear the views of not only the parties and witnesses but also community members who know the background ... before its 1949 civil war victory, is even making inroads into adjudication. Although China's lowest-level courts have long used a system whereby two 'people';s assessors' ...

  2. Civil society rapidly rising as 'the people' wield greater clout

    Posted Dec 29th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li When Mao Zedong took power nearly six decades ago, he promised to let 'the people' be the masters of China. But few of the people, namely the peasants, workers and soldiers, could speak their mind- and if they dared, they were dealt a blow from the iron fist of Mao's suppressive regime. But while the definition of 'the people' is blurring ...

  3. People's Daily gives patriotic youth Web outlet for leadership worship

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... launched an official fan site dedicated to the president and premier. As of yesterday, the website- designed and maintained by the Communist Party's mouthpiece, the People's Daily- had ... and Chinese premier, People's Daily Online has set up a forum to provide a platform for those fans to freely express their genuine feelings for the party general secretary and the Chinese ...

  4. Tsunami tragedy has opened people's eyes

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... the island nation. They brought supplies to the victims and joined rescue efforts. Sri Lanka was one of the worst-hit countries, with more than 30,000 deaths and millions left homeless ... World countries. He said statistics compiled by the United Nations Children's Fund showed that one child died of hunger or malnutrition every seven seconds. 'The tsunami killed nearly ...

  5. People's republic of desire

    Posted Dec 10th 2003, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... at Korea,' says Lulu. 'All those young models getting facelifts, boob jobs and cosmetic eye surgery. They're becoming a nation of plastic beauties.' 'That doesn't seem ...

  6. Around the nation

    Posted Nov 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... heavy vehicle laden with steel and timber. CENTRAL/SOUTH Committee likely to drop ex-judge as NPC member HUNAN- The Standing Committee of Hunan People's Congress is expected to approve the disqualification of Wu Zhenhan, former president of Hunan Higher People's Court, as a representative to the National People's Congress, Beijing News reports. Mr Wu was put under investigation ...

  7. Busy session ends on happy note

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Ed Zhang

    ... Ed Zhang in Beijing The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference closed its annual session in Beijing yesterday after endorsing the 12th five-year plan. The nation's top advisory body holds its annual session every year alongside that of the national legislature, the National People's Congress, whose session closes tomorrow. This year marks the first ...

  8. 21 billion yuan recovered since graft revelations

    Posted Dec 31st 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... was presented to this week's 13th session of the 10th National People's Congress Standing Committee, Xinhua said yesterday. Premier Wen Jiabao had publicly promised to look into the problems, ... relating to government entities and the release of details of the government's response were welcome signs that the people's right to government information had been acknowledged. Xinhua ...

  9. Ousted former leader is celebrated

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... from the 1959-61 famine. However, his popularity led to Mao Zedong perceiving him as a rival. He was purged and named as a traitor and the nation's No1 capitalist follower. Liu was removed ...

  10. Provincial GDP figures confirm faster growth

    Posted Jul 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of 8 per cent year-on-year growth. Twenty-four of them surpassed the half-year target of 7.1 per cent growth. The central government reported national GDP had grown by 7.9 per cent in the second ...




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