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  1. Beijing looks to expand party's ruling bodies

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei Central Committee, Politburo could be doubled with injection of young blood The mainland leadership is considering expanding the Communist Party's powerful Central Committee and Politburo to increase representation and help find solutions to one of the party's potentially most destabilising issues- leadership succession, according to sources. ...

  2. Open up

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that there seems to have been a murder to justify such a move. The fall of Bo and the two Chens have one thing in common: they were all Politburo members assigned to local posts. Historically, how to control local officials who possessed imperial lineage was always a problem. The Politburo is equivalent to the inner circle of the imperial household. Its members, if assigned a local ...

  3. A leader haunted by history?

    Posted Jan 05th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Mr Hu's overwhelming sense of history dumbfounded Politburo members summoned on November 24 last year to a 'collective study' session covering world history from the 15th ... point was for Politburo members to better understand the causes of both, particularly the falls. He turned the history class into a wake-up call for China's leaders, reminding them ...

  4. The only choice?

    Posted Oct 24th 2007, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... of the military. His main rival for influence, 68-year-old Zeng Qinghong , stepped down, contrary to earlier reports that he would remain on the nine-member Politburo Standing Committee. Mr Hu not only ... pointed out that they, unlike two other additions to the Standing Committee, were not even members of the Politburo that was elected in 2002. They are leaping directly from the Central Committee ...

  5. Common prosperity Is back in fashion

    Posted Sep 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of Governance. But it remained to be seen if Xi's talk of common prosperity amounted to a tacit endorsement of the conservative Bo, one of the top contenders for a seat on the Politburo Standing ...

  6. Party is deifying itself, scholar warns

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... urged 'to love the party, love the nation and love socialism'. Propaganda tsar Li Changchun, ranked No 5 in the party's nine-man Politburo Standing Committee, recently ordered ...

  7. Beijing faces pressure to act against Mao critics

    Posted May 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... said he believed the neo-Maoists were not just targeting Mao Yushi and himself. Their primary aim, he said, was to overturn an alleged politburo decision, said to have been made in December ...

  8. Latitude Wen enjoys signals party's evolution

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... is a dissenting voice within the top leadership, because many other members of the Politburo and its Standing Committee have argued the opposite on countless occasions. Professor Zhang Ming, a political ... heir-apparent - have made similar remarks. Wen ranks third on the nine-member Politburo Standing Committee. Wen's explicit praise of universal values, while welcomed by the public, has earned him ...

  9. A Maoist utopia emerges online

    Posted Jun 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as an ordinary man,' Mao Yushi wrote. Xin said last month that he believed that the neo-Maoists' primary target was to overturn an alleged Politburo decision, said to have been made ...

  10. Party paper urges political reform

    Posted Sep 12th 2007, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... the central party leadership will introduce competitive elections for the politburo at the party congress. ...




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