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China court upholds Bo Xilai's life sentence
Former Chongqing Communist Party leader was convicted in September on charges of corruption and abuse of power.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 09:07 GMT
Profile: Bo Xilai
Tipped as a future leader, the 62 year old's fall from power has caused a political earthquake in China.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 05:08 GMT
Disgraced Chinese politician to stand trial
Bo Xilai, former Communist Party official, to face charges of taking bribes, embezzlement and abuse of power.
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Last updated: 18 Aug 2013 11:45 GMT
China identifies suspect in deadly bus fire
Police say they are investigating the fire as a 'serious criminal case' after 47 people died in Xiamen.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 07:21 GMT
Sharapova reaches fourth round
Defending French Open champion overcomes eight double-faults to beat Zheng Jie as Victoria Azarenka struggles.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2013 14:47 GMT
Thousands protest oil refinery plans in China
Residents take to streets in city of Kunming to demand government make new project's environmental evaluations public.
Last updated: 16 May 2013 09:37 GMT
Hundreds protest against China chemical plant
More than 200 demonstrate in southwestern city of Kunming against proposed factory that will produce toxic chemical.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 16:29 GMT
Winter causes chaos in China
Dozens of provinces in China have been battling with extreme weather conditions
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 12:07 GMT
Serve the (rich) people: China's butler boom
Demand for European-style help is on the rise, yet language barriers may see more locals training in the art.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2012 13:48 GMT
Former police chief jailed over China scandal
Former head of force in Chongqing given 15 years in jail for role in case involving controversial politician Bo Xilai.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 16:38 GMT
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