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  1. News - China Insider - MEDIA

    Beijing paper's investigative report on Zhou Yongkang's son censored

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 02:27pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Yongkang served as a member of the Communist Party’s Politburo Standing Committee until 2012 and is understood to be the highest-profile target of a graft investigation in China in recent history. Yet, the spiking of the article comes as a surprise. Earlier this week, censors have  allowed mainland media to link Zhou Bin with Sichuan mining tycoon Liu Han, who stands accused of running ...

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    Chinese worried about more censorship as Xi Jinping heads new web security panel

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 02:02pm by Amy Li

    ... sectors, reported the South China Morning Post. Premier Li Keqiang and propaganda tsar Liu Yunshan, both members of the Communist Party’s Central Politburo Standing Committee, are the group's ...

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    Websites often critical of Beijing challenge report on Wen Jiabao's family wealth

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Times report came as the authorities said that the case of former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai- once a contender for promotion to the party's supreme Politburo Standing Committee, who ...

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    Top mainland press official Jiao Li dismissed amid corruption claims

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... congress early next month by compromising Li's bargaining power in horse-trading over the future leadership line-up and affecting Liu's bid for a place on the all-powerful Politburo Standing Committee. ...

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    No inch of compromise over Occupy Central in Chinese state media commentaries

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 08:03pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... candidates for the chief executive election in 2017, a key demand of the protesters. On August 31, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress said only candidates approved by an election committee could be voted for in the election. The decision ruled out the public nomination of candidates for Hong Kong’s top job. The commentary argued that the decision was made “in ...

  6. News - China - MEDIA

    Bloomberg news service censoring stories about China, journalists claim

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 06:29am by NYT

    ... on a Chinese billionaire entrepreneur who had financial ties to relatives of current and former members of the Standing Committee of the ruling Politburo, said employees who had read it. Until late ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Kevin Lau's recovery to take two years as press freedom row rumbles on

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:13am by JEFFIE LAM, Clifford Lo, Stuart Lau

    ... thinks it is related to politics is an idiot," said Ho, who is in Beijing for the annual session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, of which he is a Standing Committee member. Police said yesterday that they believed the attacker and his motorcyclist accomplice were of Chinese ethnicity, but had no further description. A police source said investigators ...

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    Tencent channel falls for The Onion's Olympics sex spoof

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 03:57am by Teddy Ng

    ... of one-night stands among athletes was an open secret and that the Olympic organising committee had already distributed 100,000 condoms. "In this two-minute long video, we have seen many crazy ...

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    Fears over erosion of Hong Kong press freedom as Beijing flexes muscle

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:47pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... media pluralism Reporters Without Borders The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on Wednesday said media freedom in Hong Kong was currently “at a low point”, citing ... come at a time of fervent debate over political reform. China has promised the city, whose current chief executive is appointed by a pro-Beijing committee, will see a transition to universal ...

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    CCTV blames ‘targeting’ of Twitter account for Zhou Yongkang post

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 12:04pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China's national broadcaster deleted tweet announcing graft investigation China Central Television’s Twitter account caused a stir on Monday when it announced a graft investigation into Zhou Yongkang, a retired member of the Communist Party Standing Committee and its long-time security tsar. Within minutes, the momentous tweet ...




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