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  1. Police control county after rioting

    Posted Jun 30th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Police have taken control of Wengan county, Guizhou, after more than 10,000 people rioted on Saturday, setting fire to government buildings and cars to vent their anger over a schoolgirl's death, locals and state media said yesterday. Following the mainland's biggest riot this year, more than 1,500 armed police blocked all the main streets near the county government ...

  2. County adviser fined 765,500 yuan for having second child

    Posted Jan 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li A former member of a government advisory body in Xiaochang county, Hubei province, has been ordered to pay 765,500 yuan in fines for flouting the one-child policy, as officials ... that Li Shaoqing, who is also the chairman of a county cement company, had been dumped from the Xiaochang county Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, the top government ...

  3. Two officials sacked over forced abortion

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Two top officials in Zhenping county, Shaanxi, were sacked yesterday for forcing a woman to abort her seven-month-old fetus earlier this month. The Ankang city government, which oversees Zhenping, had concluded an investigation into Feng Jianmei's case, Xinhua reported, and found that the county officials had violated state and provincial ...

  4. 'Suicide bomber' was an innocent victim

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... county. The announcements cast county officials in an extremely negative light. Three days after the blast in Baihetan township, local and state media quoted police chief Yang Chaobang as saying ... Zhao had been framed. Now police in the city of Zhaotong, which oversees the county, say Zhao was an innocent victim of the May 10 explosion, which left him and three others dead and 16 people ...

  5. Is jailed gangster a nice guy? Debate goes on

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and that the real mafia boss is still at large in the neighbourhood. The No 3 Intermediate People's Court of Chongqing ruled that Ran, of Baima town, controlled organised crime in Wulong county. Unlike ... with 'violent methods'. In two years his territory covered Wulong county. The gang ran various businesses, some illegal, such as gambling, and some legitimate, such as sand mining. Members received ...

  6. Serial killers thrive where the law fails

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are unaccountable. Take the recent arrest of 56-year-old farmer Zhang Yongming, who is the main suspect in the disappearance of dozens of young men and children in the rural backwater of Jinning county ... of investigators to the county more than a month ago. The county public security bureau chief and Jincheng deputy secretary have been suspended. There is the Russian Alexander Pichushkin, who may have ...

  7. Crackdown follows riot in Hunan

    Posted Aug 08th 2006, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Public assemblies and protests have been banned by officials in Xiangyin county, Hunan province, after hundreds of villagers rioted last month. The orders- issued by the local ... who violated the rules would face arrest and punishment, said copies of the orders posted on the county government's website. The orders did not indicate how many villagers had been ...

  8. Parents furious at punishments for lead scandal

    Posted Jan 14th 2011, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... over local handling of the scandal. Villagers in Gaohe town, Huaining county, said the lenient punishment of 10 county-level officials would barely make a difference to either ... and provincial health authorities claimed children poisoned by lead leaks were cured within days without medical treatment. County environmental chief Zhao Yiping, who was suspended last week, was sacked ...

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    Anhui man secretly detained after land dispute hearing

    Posted Dec 27th 2012, 04:08pm by Peony Lui

    ... from Guomen village in Biyang town, Yi county, Huangshan – sued the county government for an administrative omission over a land dispute and subse quently lost the case. He appealed ... to investigate.” Hong Jianchun, secretary of Yi county, said in a phone call that Wang’s case “has nothing to do with us” before hanging up the phone. The incident came as new amendments were passed ...

  10. Evidence of hijack survivors tallies with bus driver's

    Posted Sep 14th 2010, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Hong Kong survivors of the bus hijacking in Manila have corroborated testimony by the driver that the hostage-taker shot the victims at close range, a senior official said. Philippine Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, head of the in ...




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