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  1. Top politburo members join Hu at youth league congress

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... of the powerful Politburo Standing Committee were present at the opening ceremony. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the mainland's opening-up policy, noted Li Changchun, now No5 on the Politburo Standing Committee and the party's propaganda tsar. He said the Youth League had played a pivotal role in uniting the nation's youth and had made 'an important ...

  2. Ousted former leader is celebrated

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

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing Top Communist Party leaders yesterday held a forum in the Great Hall of the People to commemorate the 110th anniversary of the birth of former chairman Liu Shaoqi, who was ousted from the party during the Cultural Revolution. Politburo Standing Committee members attended the forum while President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao gave speeches praising ...

  3. Eyebrows raised at Premier Wen's eulogy for Hu Yaobang

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... said. 'It is like a confession; it is very unusual.' Li said he believed the article was not the result of a political consensus by the Politburo Standing Committee, nor was it a prelude to the full rehabilitation of Hu's political status. Rather, it showed Wen's disappointment and frustration with the bureaucracy. 'Among the Politburo Standing Committee ...

  4. Court protest by grieving parents

    Posted Jun 04th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... ceremonies, but this was the first by these parents. The protest occurred as Li Changchun, a member of the powerful Politburo Standing Committee, visited Dujiangyan yesterday. Mr Li inspected dams ...

  5. Tensions rise as hopes for more survivors fade

    Posted Apr 17th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... interview with the People's Daily website. Zhou Yongkang, the Politburo Standing Committee member in charge of law and order, ordered police to 'staunchly maintain the social order ...

  6. Human spirit shines at opening

    Posted Sep 07th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Tak-wah and mainland songstress Han Hong serenaded the crowd with the theme song Fly With Dreams. President Hu Jintao, his predecessor Jiang Zemin their wives, the nine-member Politburo Standing ... I've covered four Paralympics and this is the best opening ceremony I've seen,' British journalist Gareth Davis said. The removal of a woman from the stands went unnoticed among most ...

  7. A moment of silence as a nation mourns those lost in Qinghai

    Posted Apr 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai, Shi Jiangtao

    ... including President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao, stood in silence at the beginning of a Politburo Standing Committee meeting yesterday morning. Former president Jiang Zemin also mourned. ...

  8. Nobel ripples

    Posted Oct 13th 2010, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... on the new Politburo Standing Committee to be installed in 2012. Many restless party cadres will want some leaders who can positively respond to domestic and international human rights pressures. ... silent but the Foreign Ministry declared the Nobel committee's decision a 'desecration' of the donor's intent, and the police suppressed all signs of domestic celebration. ...

  9. Memoirs open subject, let's have the debate

    Posted Jun 07th 2010, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... was formally elected at a Party Central Committee. Still, Li said he invited Jiang to take part in all the Politburo Standing Committee meetings during the period and said Jiang expressed support ... Guangen, then an alternate member of the Politburo and the director of the Taiwan Affairs Office, may have a better understanding of Deng's thinking than other leaders more senior than he ...

  10. Draft law to give errant officials second chance

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... would not be affected by previous faults. The draft, submitted to the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, suggests that party disciplinary bodies set fixed terms ... endorsed by the Politburo last year, has been widely criticised by the public after a large number of sacked cadres were quietly reappointed by the government. In December, former top food safety ...




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