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  1. Bo ousted, wife in murder probe

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... leadership succession, Bo has been stripped of his position as a member of the Central Committee and the Politburo. It marks the end of a career for a polarising figure on the mainland, a princeling ...

  2. Beijing spotlight on HK tensions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... on February 6. But he hinted that Wang's downfall would not have any impact on the political future of his boss, Chongqing party secretary Bo Xilai- a so-called princeling as the son ...

  3. Rising stars put on a show of harmony

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lau said. 'External media have long gossiped about the pair's vicious competition and have regarded it as a typical power struggle between Bo's princeling group [made up ...

  4. High praise for Shanghai party boss

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing jiangtao.shi@scmp.com The People's Daily has heaped lavish praise on Shanghai's steady development under the city's party boss, Yu Zhengsheng- praise that political analysts see as a boost for the princeling's chances of being promoted in the autumn leadership shake-up. The front-page splash of the Communist Party mouthpiece yesterday- an obvious ...

  5. Guangdong crime sweep targets gangs

    Posted Sep 25th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... on the mainland can follow Chongqing,' the analyst, who did not want his name used, said. Only people such as Bo, a princeling politician with strong support from the central government, would ...

  6. Legal eagle's fall from grace

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Gu Kailai probably dreamed of a grand destiny for herself when she married the princeling Bo Xilai 26 years ago. But the former high-flying lawyer, 53, is now under arrest, suspected of being involved in the murder of a British businessman. The central government said late on Tuesday that she had been 'transferred to judicial ...

  7. Bo a victim of his own ambition

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... business-friendly agendas. Other analysts have argued that his pedigree as a high-powered princeling led him to take bigger and reckless risks. But according to people who know him, Bo's downfall, ...



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