The most senior official jailed in decades and a key figure in the Tiananmen crackdown, Chen Xitong , is in the final stages of colon cancer.
Taiwanese writer-turned-legislator Li Ao continued to shy away from sensitive political topics yesterday when he chatted online on the sixth day of his mainland tour.
LEADING dissident Bao Tong has been transferred to a hospital for treatment but friends and relatives are losing hope for an early release.
THE health of Bao Tong, the jailed aide to former Chinese Communist Party chief Mr Zhao Ziyang, is continuing to decline, according to friends and relatives.
Bao is suffering from a...
THE family of Bao Tong, former top aide of Communist Party chief Zhao Ziyang, was last night puzzled by claims that he had been set free.