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China ‘falling short’ on fighting pollution- premier

China ‘falling short’ on fighting pollution- premier

Mar 15, – Li, who is second only to President Xi Jinping in the Communist hierarchy, made the comments at his once-a-year meeting with journalists at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People. China is falling short of its people’s expectations in battling smog, Premier Li Keqiang said Sunday, one week after authorities blocked a scathing […]

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China’s reforms to ease one-child policy and abolish labor camps

China’s reforms to ease one-child policy and abolish labor camps

Nov 15, – China has released a raft of reform plans, promising sweeping changes to the country’s economy and social fabric. The Communist Party has said it will loosen its one-child policy and abolish labor camps. China’s Communist Party released a far-reaching reform document Friday that vows to ease, among other things, its controversial one-child […]

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1 killed, 8 injured in northern China explosions

1 killed, 8 injured in northern China explosions

Nov 06, – A series of small explosions killed one person and injured eight others Wednesday outside the provincial headquarters of the ruling Communist Party in the northern Chinese city of Taiyuan, officials said. Officials gave no word on the target or perpetrators of the blasts, which state media said were caused by homemade bombs. […]

November 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Chinese politician Bo Xilai gets life sentence

Chinese politician Bo Xilai gets life sentence

Sep 22, – A court sentenced Bo Xilai to life in prison for corruption Sunday, burying the career of one of China’s most up-and-coming politicians and lowering the curtain on a scandal that exposed a murder and illicit enrichment among the country’s elite. The former Politburo member and Chongqing city party leader was convicted of […]

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