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  1. Independent journalism stands firm

    Posted May 27th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... The revolt at the weekly highlights the determination of some mainland journalists to pursue independent journalism but also the difficulties those reporters face in standing up to powerful mainland ... to restructure the editorial board and allow more journalists to sit on the board. Previously most committee members came from company management, which make decisions on editorial affairs. Since ...

  2. Guangdong chief speaks up for Cantonese

    Posted Aug 06th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... and jeopardise his political career. Wang, a likely candidate for the Politburo Standing Committee in 2012, reportedly pledged last month that the Cantonese culture would not 'die in our ...

  3. Don't argue

    Posted Apr 28th 2010, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... committee and a Politburo Standing Committee member, stressed the urgency of improving the quality of police, prosecutors, judges and even village officials- but said nothing about lawyers. ... Rights Protection Committee of the Taipei Bar Association, since Taiwan shares much of mainland China's legal history, including the traditional reluctance to tolerate criminal defence ...

  4. Conciliation out of conflict

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... and undermine the authority of President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao. Politburo Standing Committee member Jia Qinglin represented the party at the ceremony, which, no doubt, helped ease ...

  5. Sacked then back: a vicious circle

    Posted Jan 27th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... says the committee is headed by Hu's chief of staff Ling Jihua, who is the director of the General Office of the Central Committee, and an alternate member of the Politburo. But Zhu Lijia, ... endorsed by the Politburo in May last year, has been hailed by state-controlled media as Beijing's major push to rein in rampant official corruption. But analysts warned the government faced ...

  6. Where loyalties lie

    Posted Mar 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... revealed to the South China Morning Post how the ruling party's Politburo Standing Committee switched to a hands-on approach on Hong Kong affairs in October following a full reassessment ... within the Basic Law on Hong Kong issues. 'The Politburo Standing Committee document has been circulated top-down from the central to local authorities since October. I don't think ...

  7. Confucius stands up to Mao in Tiananmen

    Posted Jan 12th 2011, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li Nothing says prominence on the mainland like a bronze statue. The one of Confucius unveiled yesterday at a high-profile ceremony in Beijing stands 7.9 metres tall, on a 1.6-metre marble base. That puts the great ancient sage in the same league as Mao Zedong, several other leading figures of the Communist movement such as Karl Marx, and Sun Yat-sen, founder ...

  8. League chairman To stands trial for alleged assault of policeman

    Posted May 13th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... 'You hit a policeman, you hit a cop', the court heard. Several police officers then brought To under control, handcuffed and arrested him. Also standing trial were goods vehicle driver ...

  9. Furore as sex party professor stands trial

    Posted Apr 08th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li A former university professor stood trial yesterday in Nanjing, Jiangsu, for organising 'swinger' sex parties in a controversial trial condemned by some sexologists as a gross encroachment of privacy and human rights. Ma Yaohai, a for ...

  10. Ex-deputy police chief stands trial

    Posted Feb 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk Chongqing's former deputy police chief sought to distance himself from triad activities at his trial, which opened yesterday, but admitted taking bribes, local media reported. Peng Changjian, former deputy chief of the municipality' ...




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