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Chiyuk.Choi@Scmp.Com

Post-90s generation speaks up

Thousands of students, supported by their parents and teachers and mobilising through online social media, played a central role in the recent protests against plans for a heavy-metal plant in Shifang , Sichuan province.

Saturday, 14 July, 2012, 12:00am

Two plane hijacking gang members die

Two of the six Uygur men who allegedly attempted to hijack a passenger plane in restive Xinjiang on Friday have died, state media reported yesterday.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Bo's successor woos more foreign investors

Chongqing's party boss has told a group of visiting business leaders from Hong Kong and abroad that the municipality will be more open to foreign investment, in a bid to reassure them in the wake of Bo Xilai's downfall.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am

Paper's website down after report on shake-up

The website of a prominent Beijing-based business newspaper was shut down for 'maintenance' yesterday, two days after it carried a sensitive report on the political shake-up in Chongqing .

29 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Villagers stage sit-in after being blamed for violence

Thousands of residents rallied in Wukan village, Guangdong, yesterday to protest against the authorities' branding of previous petitions as illegal. They vowed not to budge in their fight against corrupt officials.

7 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Rioting in model village attests to graft woes

How could a model village become the scene of bloody rioting that left dozens of people injured and police vehicles smashed and overturned?

7 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Rural land grab protests spread

Massive clashes between hundreds of riot police and people stripped of their land at a village in Lufeng city, Guangdong, have sparked protests in neighbouring communities over land grabs.

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Ex-fireman held 'sex slaves' in basement

A fireman turned quality-control worker, who imprisoned six young women in his basement for almost two years, treating them as sex slaves and killing two of them, has been detained in Henan, mainland media reported yesterday.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Ex-fireman held six 'sex slaves' in his basement

A fireman turned quality-control worker who imprisoned six young women in his basement for almost two years, treating them as sex slaves and killing two of them, had been detained in Henan, mainland media reported yesterday.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am