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China's Bo Xilai to stand trial
Former Communist Party chief of Chongqing municipality will stand trial on Thursday for charges of bribery and fraud.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2013 03:22 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
Heatwave sweeps China's southwest
Red alert issued for high temperatures in Chongqing as temperatures are expected to reach 40C.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 11:33 GMT
China charges Bo Xilai with corruption
Former party boss faces trial over accepting "extremely large" bribes in scandal stemming from murder of businessman.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 12:32 GMT
China ex-railway minister convicted for graft
Liu Zhijun given suspended death sentence for taking bribes and giving lucrative projects to associates.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 05:57 GMT
China 'sex tape official' jailed for graft
Ex-district chief of Communist Party who had featured in sex tape, given 13 years in jail for taking bribes.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 09:02 GMT
Several killed in China rainstorms
Landslides brought on by heavy rains along the southern coast cause 55 deaths and affect more than a million people.
Last updated: 18 May 2013 06:10 GMT
China's state media praises online exposes
Internet activism credited with revealing senior government official's alleged corruption but controls remain in place.
Last updated: 13 May 2013 14:51 GMT
Income inequality on the rise in China
Although statistics are sketchy, the chasm between rich and poor seems to have widened in China.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 14:51 GMT
China's holdout homeowners stuck in the road
Photographs of an elderly couple's house in the middle of a newly constructed road go viral on the internet.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2012 09:52 GMT
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