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  1. County boasts plentiful labour

    Posted Sep 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Linying, a traditionally agricultural county in Luohe, Henan, that is home to 700,000 people, has been caught up in the province-wide rush to lure coastal manufacturers inland. As part of that rush, Chen Mengxia, a pretty nurse at a county hospital, has spent every weekend for the past two years working as a volunteer promoting her hometown to foreign and coastal ...

  2. Henan county denies funding massive statue of Han emperor

    Posted Jun 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Authorities in Yongcheng, Henan province, yesterday defended themselves against claims that they funded the construction of a massive, bronze statue, saying the project was a private venture and had cost less than the 30 million yuan report ...

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    Four children drown near school in Guangshan

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 11:10am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Four primary school pupils drowned on Monday on their way to school in central China’s Guangshan county in Henan province, Xinhua news agency reported on Tuesday. The four were ... reported. Guangshan government officials have set up a special committee to investigate the tragedy. Further details on their deaths are not yet available. Guangshan is the county where ...

  4. News - China - CRIME

    Knifeman in Henan attacks primary school children

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... in Guangshan county, Henan, at 7.40am. All the injured were taken to local hospitals and at least two of them, one pupil and an 85-year-old woman, were in serious condition, Xinhua quoted local police ... by police shortly after the attack, local authorities said. His motive was not clear. The county authorities said they were attaching a great deal of importance to the case and had sent senior ...

  5. News - China - CRIME

    Six officials sacked over primary school knife attack in Henan

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... of the public had been asking why there was no security at the Chenpeng village primary school, in Guangshan county, and how the suspect could have rampaged through it for so long before being subdued. The county's Communist Party committee said it had decided on Monday to fire two school heads, the chief of a police station in the town of Wenshu, two senior county education officials and another ...

  6. Officials sacked for luxury buildings

    Posted May 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... More than a dozen senior officials in impoverished Puyang county, Henan province , have been disciplined for building extravagant offices and homes, according to Xinhua. Four of the 18 officials lost their jobs and the rest were disciplined by the party, it reported. Puyang county, the 75th poorest of the province's 108 counties, is home to 1.1 million people; tens ...

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    Orphanages to be probed after fatal fire

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 06:07am by STAFF

    ... that claimed seven young lives in Henan province, Xinhua reported yesterday. The local government in Lankao county was under fire after it admitted that it had tolerated  an illegally run orphanage ... statement on its website. On Saturday, the county government  said Yuan illegally took in and cared for abandoned children, but the government turned a blind eye to it in consideration of her ...

  8. Peasants' land grabbed after Wen visit

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com An illegal land grab in Henan's Shangcai county has sparked an online outcry, with wheat fields destroyed shortly after Premier Wen Jiabao visited nearby counties and extolled the contribution of peasants to the nation. After coming under immense public pressure, the county government halted the land grab in Jingzhuang village less ...

  9. News - China - HENAN

    Henan villagers 'beaten up by hundreds of rail workers' over land dispute

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 11:08am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Villagers in central China’s Henan province who were protesting a land grab in Huangchuan county said they were beaten up by hundreds of employees from the China Railway 13th Bureau at the weekend. The villagers were demonstrating against the bureau, which planned to build a new railway line. They said they were “indiscriminately” attacked ...

  10. News - China - HENAN

    Henan man slashes father, scalps mother in dispute over money

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 11:50am by Ernest Kao

    ... hospitalised in Henan after he violently attacked them with a knife on two seperate occasions, the Southern Metropolis Daily reported on Tuesday. According to Tongxu county police, Zhou was brought ... finances. She was reported to be in critical condition after having her “whole scalp cut off” and her abdomen slashed. Speaking to reporters in a Tongxu county hospital, the bed-ridden father said ...




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