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  1. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Graft probes 'can even target Politburo', India says separatist in Yunnan

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 08:09am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Trending topics on weibo Chinese scientists in the Antarctic Yang Caiqi's performance at the CCTV Spring Festival Gala Audience falling asleep while watching the gala Cross talk (xiangsheng) on BTV gala Movie Where Are We Going, Dad?   Politics Xinhua* Even Communist Party Politburo members can be targeted in graft investigations, says ...

  2. News - China Insider - POLITICS

    Did Xi Jinping bypass Zhou Yongkang in his 'consultation' with retired Party leaders?

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 02:02pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... speculation on which ones he chose not to confer with. There are at least 19 retired Politburo members still living, and Xi consulted 17 of them on how to pursue his campaign against graft, Xinhua ... The report did not name the elders Xi had consulted.  These consultations preceded an extraordinary meeting by the current Politburo on “four styles” – the party-speak for lean and efficient ...

  3. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Chinese celebrity apologises for meth use amid high-profile nationwide drug crackdown

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 03:51pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Jinping promised “forceful measures” against the spread of narcotics in comments reported by state media on Thursday. Reports said that the Politburo Standing Committee and the State Council held ...

  4. News - China Insider - HISTORY

    Security tight in Suzhou on anniversary of dissident Lin Zhao's execution

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 02:31pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... on speech, at an extended Politburo meeting on April 29, 1956. Mao declared he would let “a hundred flowers bloom, a hundred schools of thought contend” in China, sparking the protests in which Lin ...

  5. News - China Insider - REFORM

    Former Premier Wen Jiabao re-appears to praise Xi Jinping’s father

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:14pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... of President Xi Jinping on national television. Wen praised Xi Zhongxun as China marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of the premier and Politburo member, who died in 2002. “Comrade Zhongxun’s ... in 1978, Xi served as party secretary and governor of Guangdong province, where he oversaw the creation of China’s first special economic zones. Xi then joined the Politburo and led the National ...

  6. News - China Insider - Bo Xilai

    Bo Xilai associate Jiang Feng Dolby resurfaces in TV documentary

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:53pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com A woman central to the downfall of former Chinese Communist Party Politburo member Bo Xilai has returned to the public spotlight by interviewing the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf. Jiang Feng Dolby, a former Chinese national television anchor, hosted The Nobel Files, a documentary filmed in Sweden about the Nobel Prize in Literature, which ...

  7. 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. ...

  8. News - China Insider - TIBET

    Founder of Tibet’s Communist Party makes a final plea for Dalai Lama’s return

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 04:44pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... government in Dharamsala, India, and allow the Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet.  Phunwang appealed to former President Hu Jintao and several members of the Communist Party Politburo Standing Committee ...

  9. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Tibetan father self-immolates, Zhou Yongkang's son assists probe

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 08:19am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Trending topics on weibo Questions British Prime Minister David Cameron is asked on Weibo 4G licences Foreigner insults Chinese woman after road accident in Beijing Netizens adding captions to old children's cartoon Smog in Yangtse River Delta Politics Xinhua First Politburo study meeting after the Third Plenum: theory and methodology ...

  10. News - China Insider - DATA

    Scholars say China has regained 65.3pc of its former glory

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 01:52pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Jinping, in his first speech as Communist Party General Secretary in November last year said the new Politburo had to “accept the baton of history and continue to work for realising the great ...




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