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  1. News - China

    Police footage of Beijing migrant worker moments before 'suicide' sparks cover-up claims

    Posted May 13th 2013, 10:32am by Patrick Boehler

    ... to her death from a mall in Beijing's Fengtai district, where she worked on afternoons. At the time, rumours spread that she had been raped by security guards before she plunged to her ... street protest was staged in Beijing last week over the case, after authorities refused to share the video footage with her family. Hundreds of protesters were confronted by rows of riot police ...

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    Kong Qingdong ordered to apologise for calling Beijing student 'dog, traitor'

    Posted May 09th 2013, 11:43am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler Last year he called Hongkongers 'dogs of the British imperialists', 'bastards' and 'thieves' A Beijing court has ordered controversial Peking ... international prominence when he co-sponsored a dubious Chinese alternative to the Nobel Peace Prize in 2010. Last year he caused another stir when he called Hongkongers “dogs of the British ...

  3. News - China

    Deadly demographics: Women face grim odds in male-heavy societies like China, India

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 12:00am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... they do not fully explain why violence against women has spiked in parts of the country. Reported rape cases have grown nearly 700 per cent since 1970, and almost doubled between 1990 and 2008. ... Debasish Roy Chowdhury debasish.roy@scmp.com The Delhi gang rape points to the dangers and violence inherent in societies where men outnumber women, a problem that besets China as much ...

  4. Property - International - PROPERTY

    Hong Kong takes second place in London market

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... in London market Hongkongers are the second-biggest overseas buyers for new properties in London after Singaporeans, a survey shows. People from overseas bought £2.2 billion (HK$25.8 billion) worth ... Also, pricing looks attractive compared with their home markets in many cases." Some overseas buyers, especially those from Asia, are more comfortable with the idea of buying a property ...

  5. News - China - RIGHTS

    No love lost for 're-education through labour' system

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... for campaigning for harsher punishment for the seven people who abducted, raped and forced her 11-year-old daughter into prostitution in Hunan province. Tang's punishment for "disturbing social ... system was subsequently published on the website of the People's Daily- a highly unusual move that signalled some official support for change. Then, the case of Ren Jianyu, a 25-year-old ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Politics before justice for Bo Xilai, Chen Kegui

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by JEROME A. COHEN

    ... on the wounded official, his case bears strong resemblance to that of Deng Yujiao, who stabbed to death one of three officials attempting to rape her. The authorities originally contemplated a murder ... Xilai, the deposed leader whose case has already done so much to upset the party's carefully scripted plans for an orderly transfer of national power. Virtually out of sight, by contrast, ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong identity caught between political reality and insecurity

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by APRIL ZHANG

    ... Hongkongers forget such insecurities, at least temporarily. The dispute between China and Japan over the Diaoyu Islands has seen some Hong Kong people joining protests against Japan's nationalisation of the islands. The local protests were peaceful, as opposed to the violence seen on the mainland; nevertheless, protesters in this case embraced being Chinese. All the protests have been ...

  8. News - China

    Mainland revises law to close court neutrality loopholes

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... defendants or lawyers, and prohibits judges from meeting people involved in cases they are to hear. Lawyers, plaintiffs and defendants can demand that judges who breach the new restrictions be barred from hearing the case. Professor Ong Yew-kim, an expert in mainland law at Hong Kong's Chinese University, said that while the independence or neutrality of judges was central ...

  9. News - China

    China Digest

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... www.bj.chinanews.com reports. More than 4,000 cases were uncovered and more than 360,000 prohibited online messages were deleted during the campaign, launched in February, police said. Lao She commemorated ... on weekdays, making it difficult for people with jobs to visit, officials said. The new hours were to be adopted by October. SHANXI Rape victim 'acted dead' A woman survived a rapist's ...

  10. News - China

    China Digest

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... and two others were hiking down a mountain in heavy rain when the accident happened. Teen raped and robbed A 17-year-old girl was taken to a hotel by seven young men, raped and robbed of 2,400 ... had blocked the way. But the man, who said he was a cancer victim and suffered mood swings, became enraged and was detained by police. The case is under investigation. ...




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